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Churrasqueira das Cardosas

Rua Trabucho Alexandre 5, Portimao 8500-467, Portugal
+351 282 491 681
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“piri piri” (4 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Rua Trabucho Alexandre 5, Portimao 8500-467, Portugal
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We had espatada beef, chicken and black pork. All was amazing. Went down well with the red sangria Dinner for 8 was relatively cheap at €130

1  Thank Tino F
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We have been to this eatery every year for the past 15 years and it always impresses!! We love the informality of it, you take a ticket, queue up and when your numbers up you order. Chicken is sold by the kilo, as are the...More

1  Thank Chris J
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We went there to try the frango piri piri as a tip from a portuguese friend. It was good e=and honest food. Salada mista really nice and a awesome doce de casa for dessert!! A place to remember!

1  Thank Ariebombarie967
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Decoration as a típical Portuguese tasca. A eating not a dining place. We shared a grilled chicken and a mixed meat skewer. Chicken was ok, cut up in small pieces, too small for my liking. The skewer looks really impressive ... a sausage, beef, chicken,...More

2  Thank Bearchef
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Try the churrasco. It is delicious. Be vary of the "free" stuff like bread, butter and cheese. It is charged for and quickly adds up.

1  Thank aDaneInSpain
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

We saw this place on our way toward our hotel. We decided to have lunch there today. We were not disappointed at all!! The piri piri flavor on the chicken was amazing! We decided to order one chicken fur the two of us, it also...More

1  Thank rjlev63
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Eating the first piece of my chicken, I already knew : if in future chicken in restaurante : it will be here. It might be ten years ago that I had the charcoal piri piri chicken sooo delicious. The other guests were all portuguese and...More

1  Thank FrancineMessines
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Outside the center of Portimao, this restaurant has possibly the best grilled chicken I have had anywhere. Order it piri-piri style with an Algarve salad. Chicken comes with home made french fries. House wines are adequate and the flan is also very good for dessert....More

Thank Jeffrey G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Trabucho Alexandre 5, Portimao 8500-467, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao
  • Phone Number: +351 282 491 681
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