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O Frango Dourado

Carrasqueira-S.Bartolomeu | de Messines, Sao Bartolomeu de Messines 8375-023, Portugal
+351 282 338 500
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“kebabs” (11 reviews)
“black pig” (3 reviews)
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Barbecue, European, Portuguese, Mediterranean
Carrasqueira-S.Bartolomeu | de Messines, Sao Bartolomeu de Messines 8375-023, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant is very much off the beaten track and a place visited by locals. The 'Kebabs' (great big hanging swords of meats, prawns, vegetables are absolutely out of this world. We have eaten here a couple of times on the recommendation of some friends...More

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is open on Sundays. We visited twice in the week we stayed in the area I have never seen nor tasted kebabs that were this amazing

Thank IAN R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Been planning to visit here for the last 12 months and finally made it. It was well worth the wait and will definately go back.Although very quiet we had to wait a while for our food but that was probably because the one very nice...More

Thank SueBridgend_UK
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We have tried Piri Piri Chicken at numerous restaurants in the Algarve, but O Frango Dourado remains our most favourite. Danela is the one of the most welcoming owners around. She quickly becomes your friend and treats you as family. We have learned to call...More

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

If you like kebabs on a skewer then you have to try this place. They do other dishes but locally known for its kebabs. Service can be a bit hit and miss sometimes but this is portugal. Pleasent surroundings to enjoy a night out with...More

Thank LancsBusytraveller
Reviewed 17 December 2016

During our first trip to Portugal in March 2015 we didn't manage to get to O Frango Dourado, despite being heavy recommended. OMG! are we happy we tried it on our next Portugal visit in 2016. On our very first visit for lunch we had...More

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We stopped in for a late lunch on a Wednesday. The place was packed with locals but we were able to get a table. The hostess asked if we were having two chicken piri piri. I asked if they had sandwiches and she said "no,...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Went lunchtime ,very nice meal,30eur for 2 with wine,salad coffee and oh so succulent espetadas,prawn/chicken & pork loin.lots of space in this spotlessly clean restaurant,carpark round the back is big ,just remember to stand well back from tap in bathroom if you go to wash...More

Thank ibervalia
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had the black pig in this restaurant and we have never tasted meat like it, tastes nothing like pork, we had starters and desert plus drinks and there was so much food we didn't eat it all total bill €15 per head.

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I went here following recommendations as its close to where we were staying. We went on a weekday and the place was almost empty when we arrived around 7.30pm but got busier. The lamb chops are highly recommended and the portions are generous. It was...More

Thank Jennifer O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:15 - 22:30
06:15 - 22:30
06:15 - 22:30
06:15 - 22:30
06:15 - 22:30
06:15 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrasqueira-S.Bartolomeu | de Messines, Sao Bartolomeu de Messines 8375-023, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Sao Bartolomeu de Messines
  • Phone Number: +351 282 338 500
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