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Established since 1977, Alvaro’s has always been at the forefront of fine dining in southeast Essex.
Offering an extensive and comprehensive menu, incorporating a wide variety of Portuguese specialities.
Our entire menu is prepared from scratch by our team of chefs, using only the finest ingredients – cooked to order.
Our excellent waiting staff offer a full silver service including flambes and are always attentive, friendly and mindful to make your visit to Alvaro’s truly special.
We always ensure you a warm welcome and professional service in comfortable, ambient surroundings.
US$16 - US$35
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
All reviews lobster soup crepes flambe saute potatoes skewers veal oysters cake sweet trolley silver service special occasion extensive menu nothing is too much trouble love this restaurant house wine red wine very enjoyable evening
Went to a matinee at Cliff pavilion & wanted somewhere early to eat afterwards. I don't know the area, so picked Alvaros, which was the first place I saw that I liked the look of. What a great choice & find! We were seated in...More
We were invited to a birthday celebration at Alvaro's. There were 14 of us on a very busy Saturday evening.
The restaurant was crowded but this did not effect the evening. The menu is very extensive, the service was excellent all the meals arrived at...More
We came from Spain choosing Alvaro’s to have a Christmas celebration with 16 old friends. The waiters were warmly welcoming to each and everyone of us. Plenty of choice from the Christmas menu which was delicious and service excellent. Christmas decorations placed tastefully around giving...More
Big Birthday yesterday so we booked Alvaros for the first time.
All superb as expected but very expensive.
3 of us had 3 courses and two drinks each and including their imposed service charge, it came to £176!
Still, for a special meal, I would...More
Visited following a friends recommendation, booked on line but as no email or contact in advance I rang to discover we were not booked in. The man who answered the phone was helpful and booked us in without any issue
We had an early booking...More
Back in the early 80's this was a favourite when entertaining important clients. Roll forward some 35 years and although the decor is much changed, the quality of the food is still excellent. We concentrated on the Portugese specialties and were not disappointed. The chosen...More
Yesterday me and my partner (both Portuguese) visited this restaurant for the first and Last time. They claim to be a Portuguese one so we had high hopes on the food.
Unfortunately, nothing we ate had even a small taste of Portugal.
For starters the...More
Yes there are plenty Portuguese dishes Espetada (A Madeiran Speciality) Bife sirloin steak.... Espetada.scampi,scallops and prawns wrapped in bacon skewered .bacalhau Gomes..cataplana Portimao ..Calderada fish casserole... More
Yes there are plenty Portuguese dishes Espetada (A Madeiran Speciality) Bife sirloin steak.... Espetada.scampi,scallops and prawns wrapped in bacon skewered .bacalhau Gomes..cataplana Portimao ..Calderada fish casserole... And plenty more Portuguese dishes