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Aqui Del Rei

Rua do Repouso 6, Faro 8000-302, Portugal
+351 289 820 693
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cod fish” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
££ - £££
Rua do Repouso 6, Faro 8000-302, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Aqui del Rey looks like a hole-in-a-wall but 30 diners could fit on its long tables inside, or you could dine al fresco, beside the dusty street . The interior is interesting, looking like it is converted from a very old structure, and has fixtures...More

Thank vanessakoh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, although with very few choices in the menu and everything overpriced; you can get the same cataplanas and seafood massadas possibly better prepared by less price (and with less salt). Deserts are excellent. But the huge waiting times, the ritual of booking (mandatory...More

Thank Rui P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went 2 times to this restaurant. The first time we went on our first night in Faro. We enjoyed our stay there. The couple said directly that we must wait for our food. We took some delicious tapas. After it we got our food...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We have had the opportunity to have a meal here after walking by a couple times and admiring the dishes this weekend and it did NOT disappoint! This was one of the best meals we have had in our lives! You have to remember that...More

Thank Renee H
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We stumbled upon this lovely little restaurant whilst walking around the Old Town. Sitting on an outside table by the roadside, it is fascinating to watch life pass by. We had delicious chilled wine and snacks and had great fun with the owners, a Portuguese...More

Thank NorfolkSparky
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to eat a late dinner and saw the good food reviews for this restaurant on trip advisor. The restaurant seemed to be open but as there were no other customers we walked inside and asked if they were still serving...More

1  Thank RWhitener
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at this what looked like a quant little restaurant on an off the beaten track side street.looks are certainly decieving. We sat down.The man who served us appeared drunk and stated most of the food was off the menu.We should have ran there...More

2  Thank Marguerite D
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

we found the place by chance and enjoyed drinks and tapas. the chef is singing while cooking and serving and a lazy dog is watching from the other side of the narrow street.

Thank D K
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

After so many good opinions I expected nice evening with good food. Unfortunethly food was not fresh ( cod fish ) and most dish from menu were run out. Waitress behavior was unprofessional and argue with guest all the time. Maybe it was just bad...More

1  Thank Arseniusz
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived at this little restaurant and were welcomed by this lovely Portuguese couple who own the place! The location is perfect, right in the historical center, the atmosphere is great! You listen Fado while eating amazing food! The Cataplana really worth the try, it...More

Thank Aurelien D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Repouso 6, Faro 8000-302, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 289 820 693
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