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Rua Quinta do Lago | 8135-160, Almancil 8135-162, Portugal
+351 289 394 579
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sardines” (26 reviews)
“prawns” (36 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua Quinta do Lago | 8135-160, Almancil 8135-162, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The restaurant has got bigger and bigger with more and more covers but they have added staff to cope with the growing demand and the standard of service and food has remained as great as ever. Menu selection remains as fulsome and as difficult to...More

Thank NFHOJHutt
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been visiting here for a considerable number of years and always enjoy ourselves. Service excellent and food to a high standard. The menu has remained the same for years and we have tried most if it but still love coming as atmosphere great.

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Constant good. Pizza's are excellent and their best item. Unfottunately they don't make small pizza's for people like me who can never finish a regular size. Inside very noisy, garden very nice

1  Thank Renee B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has just got too big. We have been visiting for many years. We were so disappointed 2 years ago we did not return but we decided to give it another try last week. We were escorted to the furthest corner. The usual sardine...More

3  Thank philjos1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner here on both our trips in May and June. Always busy and good for celebrity spotting! Sat next to Marvin and Rochelle on this trip! Loved the stroganoff and great wine. Like to come here when we are in Portugal.

Thank Heasmi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrible and embarrassing evening with friends. It's difficult to describe just how bad the service was throughout our meal. Big lumps of sediment poured into wine glasses. Young waiters repeatedly shouting and joking with each other across our table. Food served at different times, three...More

5  Thank otto19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Alambique on Friday evening. Once again it was first class. There were a lot of new young staff who were all very attentive. Paulo ans his team run an excellent restaurant with faultless food . Looking forward to our next visit very soon.

Thank 1ab123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just wonderful, the best restaurant in the area, definitely going back to this wonderful restaurant without a doubt.

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After many visits I can say that Alambique is a most consistent and friendly restaurants in the Algarve. The clams in garlic butter (a must in the Algarve) and the filet steak were delicious. The glass of red wine was poor. I have never understood...More

1  Thank Detekter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely pretty restaurant, food very good, staff very attentive. The guy welcoming us was a little over the top but all very Friendly

1  Thank sammickmurphy
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Alastair P
28 December 2017|
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Response from Malcolm H | Reviewed this property |
We have not been on NYE but as other guests have indicated, smart casual would not be out of place.
4 September 2017|
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Response from CycleGuy49 | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you contact the restaurant rather than everyone else?
22 July 2017|
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Response from Lyndsay W | Reviewed this property |
Yes that would be fine - lots of children there the evening we were there - it was lovely
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Quinta do Lago | 8135-160, Almancil 8135-162, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 394 579
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