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A Casinha

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Rua de Sao Vicente, Sagres 8650 - 370, Portugal
+351 917 768 917
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

First the good, the restaurant interior is a delight, and would suit a romantic date. The fish is fresh and well cooked, although the cataplana was slightly on the saltier side for us. Whilst prices were slightly higher than other eateries in the area, they were still on the reasonable side. However, service was a bit impersonal and slightly cold... More 

Thank Lia T
Brussels, Belgium
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

When you decide to try a new restaurant without any clue what you want to look for it's always a big risk, but sometimes (not a lot) you have great surprises. A Casinha is a cozy, nice, simple and very charming place to be and visit. With a very polite staff, fast service and very high quality food. The fish... More 

Thank Manuel M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Last meal of week here and although great food- steaks cooked to your specification- was spoilt by having eaten twice at another restaurant. Still, the service was good and no complaints except the background music which was too jazzy But again that's personal preference!

Thank Jackie M
Dingwall, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Really tasteful restaurant with lovely decor and well trained staff. The food was of a great standard and where we tried Cataplana - had looked at this dish in various restaurants and were not too sure but this traditional dish was excellent. Delicious desserts and coffee ended a perfect meal.

Thank fairweatherlady
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely excellent restaurant and super super clean! Seldom you will find a restaurant that clean, even the inside of the roof outside! Wonderful starters - make sure to try the scrambled eggs with Portuguese sausage and the goats cheese with rucola. Great service who recommended us a perfect Portuguese wine to go with both chicken casserole and gambas curry. We... More 

Thank T2lover
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18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Pity we are not staying in Sagres this resturant was first cles we popped in for lunch and we're totally suprised with the quality of the food. Octopus salad, tuna casuiha and the curried tiger prawns were top draw. recommended but save me some prawns

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had a nice evening in A Casinhas in Sagres. Smooth jazz, a well and authentic decorated dining room and friendly service. We ordered the house's special: a delicious cataplana of fish and meat. The recommended wine by the glass was a perfect fit. We ended with a nice apple pie dessert. Great place for a delicious Portuguese dinner.

Thank StijnDP
Edmonton, Canada
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Sagres is worth the visit for anyone traveling in the Algarve region of Southern Portugal. While you are there, make sure to stop in at A Casinha (The cottage) restaurant in town. It seemed to be popular with the locals and that's a good sign. It's also why we stopped in. Right away we understood why it was so popular.... More 

Thank Marky9909
Bath, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch when we visited Sagres on a hot Saturday afternoon. It was surprisingly quiet, although no doubt everyone was at the beach! I have read good reviews about this place, hence our visit there and it didn't disappoint. The food was superb, the waiting staff friendly, helpful and attentive and it was also good value to... More 

Thank Katherine M
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

I had a good experience here, although they did seem to find it odd I was dining alone. The starter salad I had was outstanding. Octopus, shrimp, sardines, with fresh lettuce and vegetables. The rose wine was affordable and the perfect complement. They didn't have clams, so I ordered the tuna. It's in a red sauce of sorts, with onions.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Sao Vicente, Sagres 8650 - 370, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Sagres
  • Phone Number: +351 917 768 917

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