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O Castelo

Rua do Castelo 11, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
+351 919 846 405
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (16 reviews)
“tuna steak” (6 reviews)
“bread” (12 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Healthy, Portuguese
££ - £££
Rua do Castelo 11, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic place for a beer with regular live entertainment. Good value food which is tasty and fresh.

Thank Dom H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large facility with nice view on the water. Good coffee, but no breakfast serving. Friendly waiter served some cake. Maybe a good site for dinner. Nice starting point to see the old town or to take the Ferry to the isles

Thank Rinus W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us, about 10, including children, decided to go here after an early evening concert in Faro. We arrived about 8pm. We ordered a mix of cold and hot dishes. The waiting staff seemed very inexperienced. The food was delivered to the table...More

Thank webclick99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for a beer and a toastie while looking round the old town. Beer cold toastie hot. Apparently this is the goto lunch for the chubby brit around town. There is a reason for this, they just go together so well. Add in spectacular...More

Thank jhayes112016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little gem, dropped by this evening to have a drink whilst we watched the sunset. Stayed on and had dinner - fillet steak to die for

Thank Janicevet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic burger and tuna steak, with brilliant views. Staff not pushy at all, which is always nice. They have live music on certain nights

Thank Roberta B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there to drink a glass. Both mocktails and cocktails are very good. The view is great. We went in march 2018 , it was very cold , the castelo is a "roof top" covered terracce so i was a bit cold ( it...More

Thank Alain D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

O Castello is a restaurant/club located in the old castle grounds. It. offers different genres of live music on different night s of the week. Monday is Fado Night, performed by a band with vocalists. It is a beautiful venue with an amazing seascape. The...More

Thank vanessakoh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to view the wonderful back bay and enjoy a refreshing beer. Enjoy the local tapas and relaxing ocean breeze.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

What a great little restaurant where the staff are extremely helpful. My disabled mother in law was escorted up the steps and greeted with a smile that said happy to assist as you cross the threshold. The burgers were fantastic, in fact all the meals...More

Thank Sharonmac1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 04:00
10:30 - 04:00
10:30 - 04:00
10:30 - 04:00
10:30 - 04:00
10:30 - 04:00
10:30 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Castelo 11, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 919 846 405
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Bar/Pub/ Restaurant O CASTELO O Castelo has restored and given back to people a charming and peaceful spot market by the history of Faro Old Town and by its unique view over Ria Formosa, one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal. O Castelo lounge bar gathers, at the same place, sunsets,theme parties, fado, jazz, shows, concerts and sets of deejays, which is just what you need to relax while listening to good music and having a drink with friends. As it is also a restaurant, you can join us fo a meal. It opens every day from 10:30 a.m till 04.00a.m
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