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Restaurante Aquarelle

Estrada das Escanchinas, Almancil 8135-033, Portugal
+351 289 397 973
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Estrada das Escanchinas, Almancil 8135-033, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We turned up with no reservation. Wam welcome awaited. The menu was reasonably priced for two courses with a good choice. They were happy to make the salad as a starter which qas really good. The food was expertly presented and the flavours superb. Good...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 5 dropped in late on Friday night, looking for a light meal and we were not disappointed.....the Owner was accomodating, adjusted the prices accordingly and served up an excellent meal of salads, pasta, gambas and a meat dish. Somewhat better than some...More

Thank jimbeam50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a delightful evening meal here with a group of 4 friends. Everything was cooked to perfection and presented beautifully - the Trio of Fish was delicious! So nice to try somewhere different. Would definitely recommend it & will certainly return.

Thank Cleanybeany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had our first meal here in the Algarve and we loved it. It has a lovely outdoor setting and has good food and is very romantic.

Thank chrisisfound
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WoW. We just typed into Google restaurants near me, and this popped up. Read the reviews and it sounded soooo good as we were soooo hungry. 5* food and service, although a bit slow with the main. Cant wait to go back.

Thank sweet4
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Fabulous outside dinning just near Almancil. Great food, service, surroundings....need I say more, definitely give it a go

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

When we had a holiday place in the area we often visited Aquarelle for lunch and sometimes dinner but since moving further along the coast about 5 years ago, we haven't visited until this week. After a morning in Loule we decided to drop down...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

We were meeting some friends for lunch and they live in Almancil and recommended the restaurant. We arrived before them, and were immediately greeted with a handshake from the Manager/Head Waiter Di-Di which was a really good start. My wife and I are vegetarian and...More

Thank Paulupton2
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Judy and I first dined in Aquarelle on our honeymoon in 2000 and have popped in many times over the years. The food and wine seems to get better every year. Had a great evening tonight and are going back again next week before we...More

Thank Philip J
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We have just returned from a week in Portugal , and we visited our favourite restaurant , Aquarelle , where we were greeted by the owner Loris like old friends. The other staff are equally effusive with their welcome. The menu is varied and of...More

Thank James N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada das Escanchinas, Almancil 8135-033, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 397 973
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Situated just outside the centre of Almancil, in a quirky octagonal building on the road to Vale do Lobo is homey restaurant Aquarelle. Surrounded by greenery, whether you choose to enjoy an airy evening at an outside table or retreat to the air conditioned dining room, carefully decorated in tasteful Mediterranean colours, you���ll be ensured a relaxing evening, hosted by friendly and welcoming staff. On menu you���ll find a host of glorious French delights, all attractively served with great attention to detail. Don���t miss the fabulous homemade ice creams from the dessert menu ��� even if you don���t think you could eat another thing they really are unmissable.