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Gavea Marina | Centro Comercial Marina de Vilamoura loja 23, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-442, Portugal
+351 289 313 876
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08:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:30
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Ascot, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Warmed (where was the piri piri) chicken lunch special so dry even the best bits were leathery. How to offer that when the setting in Vilamoura Marina is so perfect? Coupled with very indifferent service there's plenty of other options around.

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Thank tukane
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I visited Gavea three times on our holiday twice for lunch and once for breakfast. Every time we got good service from a waiter who had remembered us and would joke with us, which was lovely. English breakfast til 12PM was €5.50, says what it is on the tin, cooked well and came with tea or coffee,... More 

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Thank FurryPotato
Norwich, United Kingdom
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397 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are a great many quayside restaurants at Vilamoura Marina, most of them with tables set on pontoons above the water. Having strolled the quayside the day before we had decided to visit Gavea and were happy to get a table right at the edge of the pontoon, overlooking the harbour with its teeming fish. Wanting a fishy lunch we... More 

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Angus, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Stooped for a cocktail and a coffee. The two waitresses were only interested in speaking to each other totally ignoring customers. They both disappeared back to main restaurent and chatted for 10 mins before we were able to ask for our bill. It took at least 15 mins to produce and take our money as they were more interested in... More 

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Thank Bob T
Vilamoura, Portugal
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Three of us called in for a quick bite whilst at the marina. Nothing fancy just the lunch time specials, we opted for the Piri Piri and the fish and chips, they were both really good for the money, but the price soon jumps up when you get ripped off for €4.00 for a coke!!!!!! Drink beer it's cheaper🙂

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Thank MisterP72
Northwich, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We have eaten breakfast here in previous years and been perfectly satisfied. This year, instead of the advertised fried potatoes we have had in the past, we got chips. Technically chips could be classified as fried potatoes, but I certainly don't want chips for breakfast! Last year the waitress brought butter for our toast, this year she didn't. I gave... More 

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Thank Liz L
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Very well priced breakfast. Very good and friendly service from both waiters we came across. Prompt service and nothing to fault with the food or the very nice coffee. Breakfast consisted of sausage, bacon, egg, fried potatoes (French fries), baked beans and toast - all cooked perfected. Waiter Filipe deserves special mention for his great service. 3 breakfasts and 6... More 

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Thank JGandMH
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived to have the early bird menu but was left waiting until 5 to 8 and could no longer have the early bird menu that finished at 8pm. All I suggest is they change their fat as every part of the meal tasted of fish including the chips, we had steak by the way that was 2mm thick and had... More 

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Thank Corrina P
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were enticed into their early dinner specials (EUR5.50 per dish). My fiancé ordered Spaghetti bolognese, which clearly wasn't freshly made and I ordered Peri Peri Chicken, which was bone dry and was also clearly not fresh. Get hat you pay for I guess. Only upside was the Sangria and the nice seating area. Avoid if you like fresh food!

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Thank NM_Woolwich
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Stopped off here as advertised price for the full English was the cheapest around, in fairness the food was fine and good value for money. Problem was the service, I felt like we were a burden not a valued customer, very long wait for food considering my order and took way too long to receive our bill

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Thank CaptainWOW82

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:30
Thursday
08:00 - 23:30
Friday
08:00 - 23:30
Saturday
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gavea Marina | Centro Comercial Marina de Vilamoura loja 23, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-442, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 289 313 876
Description
In front of marina

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