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O Galeao

#144 of 322 Restaurants in Lagos
Certificate of Excellence
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Rua da Laranjeira, 1, Lagos 8600 697, Portugal
+351 282 763 909
18:30 - 22:00
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Wed - Mon 18:30 - 22:00
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Went back here as had good food & service in the past. New owners now what we did not realise & now an Italian. Food was good, nothing out the ordinary & were surprised no garlic bread. Very good service very nice friendly waitress.

Thank Diane T
chicago, il
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner on our last night in Lagos. The salad was tasty. My seafood pasta was pretty good, my friend got the pizza. The crust was bland and the pizza sauce strangely sweet. Couldn't give 4 stars for an Italian place that served meh pizza. Our waitress was attentive and sweet.

Thank chaki
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I used to come here years ago and had read it had changed ownership this year. Well, for my money everything was great - I had pasta both times and it was perfectly cooked and well portioned. The house wine is perfectly drinkable. All in all a great job done and such a bubbly efficient server who looked after us... More 

Thank Loula185
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We ate great cataplana for a dinner. Full of huge shrimps :) we roll out of the place with huge smille on our faces :)

Thank Magdalena Z
Guildford, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

It was our fault entirely as we shouldn't have gone back to this restaurant purely for nostalgias sake and curiosity. Nothing can ever replicate the amazing food that was served at the old Galeao and the new team are very quick to explain the change of ownership. Having said that, the food we were served was very ordinary and definitely... More 

1 Thank Karen T
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Took a punt on this restaurant as slightly outside the centre. Under new management steak for the wife was awesome. Pizza for my daughter was great. Octopus also good. Recommend the monte Velho red wine. Only feedback was the wifi password took ages to arrive !! Enjoy

Thank Gazza33754
Little Sutton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a nice meal here whilst on holiday. We had pizza. You could tell it was freshly prepared as it tasted great. The staff were really helpful and friendly

Thank RobWRS
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4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

While traveling to Lagos we had a difficult time to find a restaurant capable to accept 11 people; finally we run into this restaurant that seemed kind of nice. A poster outside reported a recent change of management (now Italian), hence we decided to run the risk.. I would say the bet was paid back, even though we had better... More 

Thank Augusto M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, best service and wine of whole holiday. Very pleasant staff, away from the main strip. Most enjoyable meal of holiday

Thank Liam C
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting here for a number of years. It has changed hands and is an Italian now. The food is still really good but of course the menu has changed. I had golden bream and it was so delicate and tasty. The staff are really pleasant. Will return again

1 Thank Elaine C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$21
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Laranjeira, 1, Lagos 8600 697, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 763 909

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?