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Churrasqueira Mercado de Alvor

Idilia Albano Albino Largo do Castelo, Alvor, Portimao 8500-003, Portugal
+351 282 458 248
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sardines” (29 reviews)
“mackerel” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Idilia Albano Albino Largo do Castelo, Alvor, Portimao 8500-003, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been visiting Alvor for yonks. Every time we go, we plan to spend a night in at our hotel. We go out and buy some salad and nice bread, hummus and olives and we pre-order 2 chickens from here. Out of all of...More

Thank Barry T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The nicest restaurant in Alvor, coming here for 12 years and this restaurant never fails , the fish cooked to perfection staff are lovely and so so cheap

Thank mariceDonegal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit here this evening after seeing the reviews on tripadvisor . We had olives Pri Pri Chicken with chips and a nice side salad. 1/2 caffeof house white wine small bottle of water cream caramel and almond tart for desert all of which was...More

Thank Barbara049
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting Alvor for many years and our first meal is always here... the standard is always high and we just love the chicken, and the fish and, well, everything... The prices have gone up slightly this year but that is to be...More

Thank cnb134
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was going to have lunch down by the old quayside but were in town a little early so had a wander. Went up to the market but found most stall closed but the little restaurant next door starting to fill up. The place is not...More

Thank Tubedriver67
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Rustic restaurant with bench type seating. excellent food the fish was amazing wine very good and cheap. Will make sure we return again when we visit next.

Thank isobeloffife
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Fresh fish cooked to order and served with a simple salad and some delicious potatoes is one of life's great pleasures and this little gem of an eatery does it to perfection! Cooked to order on the grill and costing only 12 euro, it's our...More

1  Thank Emma O
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Visited after reading reviews on this site! Quite happy with the meals and service . Staff very friendly and meals delivered quite quickly. Good size portions. Would go back.

Thank Davidp1066
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This place is super busy, you can't book. We had to queue, but not for long. It's not a fancy place and sometimes the stuff is almost thrown at you. What they do is very good though. 3 for the Piri Piri chicken and salad,...More

2  Thank GlasgowWinelover
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across this very informal restaurant by accident whilst looking for a parking place. Staff were very friendly. The service was quick and the grilled sardines with boiled potatoes and salad were perfect. The fish is grilled in the middle of the restaurant. We...More

1  Thank HoneyD337
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Questions & Answers
6 February 2018|
Response from PaulJonesA22 | Reviewed this property |
It opened again just yesterday I believe 👍🏼
18 December 2017|
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Response from Davidp1066 | Reviewed this property |
In answer to your question they do close December/ January for a well earned rest.
Debbie H
13 August 2017|
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Response from Norah N | Reviewed this property |
I thinks it's open everyday except on Mondays!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Idilia Albano Albino Largo do Castelo, Alvor, Portimao 8500-003, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 458 248
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