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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

We booked in for an evening meal (along with our 5 year old) in July this year and enjoyed every minute. There is a warm welcome from the staff, who were very accommodating of our little ones dietary requirements. The food is truly wonderful, beautifully...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This restaurant is here already for more than 20 years. The same owner (a dutchman from Groningen). He prepares great dishes. We ate here twice this holiday. Hake on the first night and the famous pepper steak on the second night. Service is also great....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ingridifvanes
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Once again we have visited Ancora on 3 occasions In the ast 3 weeks and although several restaurants including a couple of new ones have really upped the standards in Burgau Ancora once again leaves the others behind with its fantastic new menu together with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We have had a lovely stay in Burgau and visited most of the restaurants during our stay. We booked ancora for one of our evening meals, we were very disappointed with the choice of food on the menu for children and it was very expensive....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alewispxo
Reviewed 13 September 2018

What an amazing find! The food, drink and service here is absolutely first rate and leaves nothing unaccounted for. My partner and I come out the algarve annually and both can confidently say that this is the best meal the we have had (and thats...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank holliestone8
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic meal went their on two occasions food was delicious & service spot on. Wine very good also.will return when next in burgau.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Steve R
Reviewed 5 September 2018

What an amazing time we had. The service and food all without fault. The staff were so welcoming and attentive and the food was some of the best we have ever eaten. We had such a good time that we had to return a second...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kazbar49
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We ate here twice during our two week stay in Burgau. Without a doubt the best food we ate and best service we experienced. We have 3 children under 7 and the staff were great with them. The food isn't cheap but you get what...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 2leef
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The food, staff and ambience of this restaurant are truly wonderful. They make you feel so welcome, the food is excellent and we love the Portuguese interior. Thank you for making each of our evenings with you so enjoyable.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Suzie468
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We had a thoroughly enjoyable meal , sitting on the veranda table location. The food was superb. The hake dish cooked with a blend of Thai and Vietnamese was excellent. The liver and bacon cooked to perfection. Service with a true smile from the family...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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22 October 2016|
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Response from susan b | Reviewed this property |
As I understand it they do close over winter from November to March I think. I have only ever visited the restaurant in May, June and July.
Irene S
18 July 2015|
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Response from Fubarski | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge they don't. Just give them a call to make a booking as they all speak good English.
Anne M
29 May 2015|
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Response from atw1946 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we are in the UK , but knock on the rear door from 16 .30 , or keep ringing that number
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