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Tertulia Algarvia

Praca Dom Afonso III, 13-15, Faro 8000-167, Portugal
+351 289 821 044
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“octopus” (24 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Praca Dom Afonso III, 13-15, Faro 8000-167, Portugal
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfriendly staff - er did not feel welcome at all. The only time the waiter smiled was when he dropped the polenta on our table. As a tourist - you’re a milkcow, not more.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy place, nice and tasty mixed sausage and cheese platter with toasts soaked in oil. Bit slow waitresses but clean and overall ok

Thank Thea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Octopus was delicious as was the mackerel and the potatoes were to die for. Lovely vegetable sides too. Chocolate and carob dessert is delicious served with orange ice cream- a great combination! Waiting staff nice especially the girl with blond wavy hair, one of the...More

Thank dodo029
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was excellent and not expensive; so also the wine. The service was terribly slow, people were leaving after having seen no waiter or a menu for 20+ minutes, I waited a long time and my main dish was not especially hot. The cooking...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The food is not bad. But not exceptional. The way to welcome me was very cold and disappointing. The room was pleasant. I won’t come back again.

Thank Fabrice S
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Right in the historic area of Faro. A very nice place to taste typical Algarve food like Cataplana. Relaxing and very nice staff made our day better. In April it is really calm and cataplana was very good. En casco historico, una zona muy tranquila...More

1  Thank Jon A
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

The food quality is great, well cooked and nice portions. Loved everything i tasted. I had octopus eise 5 stars. I most say one off the best. Wort part the service is not good, lack off experience is noticible, they dont pay attention, they forget...More

2  Thank AndreCarvalho82
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Very good food. Its a little odd as there is a store in the restaurant, but we found out that they also offer classes (so its more than just a place to eat). We went here for a special dinner (it was our splurge night)....More

Thank mjm341
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We arrived at our hotel and decuded to go for a walk, we came across this lovely place with friendly staff and delicious food you can't go wrong. Hidden around the back of the old town, not to be missed.

Thank Katrina C
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Srt within the castle walls, nice courtyard good quality and friendly staff with reasonable prices, I will go back and it was my mistake as I never checked the bill a small overcharge, they hit us for 3 drinks and we only had two.

Thank Toby L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$17 - US$47
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
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10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Dom Afonso III, 13-15, Faro 8000-167, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 289 821 044
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