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Pigs Head

Just Outside Burgau towards Luz, Burgau, Portugal
+351 282 697 315
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“sunday roast” (18 reviews)
“pot roast” (20 reviews)
“pies” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, International
Just Outside Burgau towards Luz, Burgau, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We've eaten typical Sunday roast at the Pig's Head on several occasions. You preorder food with your booking. It is not a carvery and food arrives plated. Wine. Not much choice and wine for a small glass expensive. IT's cheaper to buy a bottle. Overall...More

Thank pigletinportugal
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Whatever game you are after, if it is on TV, they will find it for you. The drinks are plentiful and cheap, and the Sunday roasts are huge. Proper pub abroad.

Thank Charlie C
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We come here every year and eat in every restaurant but the bigs head has the Best Sunday lunch in the algarve by far

Thank Malcbow
Reviewed 2 May 2018

visited with friends . pre booked dinner with good friends . arrived to find a group around the bar being entertained by the landlord . he never left his stool to ask if we wanted a drink but suddenly chose to insult us when we...More

5  Thank marc b
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A friendly restaraunt with good basic food. Reasonable prices and large portions. Has an outdoor area with a pool.

Thank MarilynMacDonald
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We were served and insulted by a Bad mannered, vulgar landlord, and the place wasn't very clean to say the least.

5  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 25 April 2018

If you visit Burgau, you must vist the Pigs Head, the food is exceptional, the atmosphere is great & the service is 1st class. Try to make it a Tuesday when you can sample Pat's amazing pies. The Sunday dinner menu is also 1st Class,...More

Thank BaglanBound
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We booked a table for 8 for Sunday Roast. The food was served promptly and was delicious with plenty of gravy. The puddings were good portions, home made and again delicious. I cannot fault this pub - and would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank Valgoody
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Went out for a lovely sunday lunch . 7 people and 1 person who has a reputation for complaint about everything. Rotten ( the owner ) is a great charecter with a sense of humour which was obviously. Removed from said person at birth ....More

Thank James N
Reviewed 15 April 2018

To start asked the landlord a question and he just tuned his back and walked away and said this is a good start. Eventually found the table that was booked and none of use wanted to sit on top of a fire that was only...More

3  Thank johnpassman
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Paul R
27 July 2017|
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Response from mumstheword2017 | Reviewed this property |
We paid in cash. It's quite a traditional 'British style' pub and was nice to go to the bar and exchange pleasantries with the landlord and locals and exchange good old fashioned cash! And whilst I realise there is a... More
11 February 2017|
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Response from rotnpat | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Bar, British, Pub, International
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Just Outside Burgau towards Luz, Burgau, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 282 697 315
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Extensive property with bar area seperate dining area plus a games room,we have 3 outside terraces one to the front 2 at the back,we also have a swimming pool for customer use. We are the no 1 sports bar in the area with the abbility to show different sporting events at the same time we host lots of live music events usually inconjunction with eat all you like bbq and hog roast. Add to this the largest selection of draught,bottled,canned beverages plus wine and spirits in the area. Plus our full menu with something for everyone and our popular sunday lunch and pie night.
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