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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 January 2021

We enjoyed the restaurant from the moment we entered until the moment we left. The staff was amazingly friendly and the food was very delicious! It is a very traditional Portuguese restaurant where you can enjoy great moments as couple, family or even alone. They...More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 14 October 2020

Terrible service - unfriendly staff. Never again, not only the restaurant was empty (all restaurants around were full) - they have done nothing to make a difference

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 4 October 2020 via mobile

We managed to get a table There was no social distancing You could shake hands with the people on both sides of our table Is this good enough in a covid crisis i think not The restaurant was full so the customers dont care either...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 21 August 2020

We were a large group of 12 - we all ordered a variety of fish and seafood which were all excellent. The restaurant was busy but the service was good. I shared a main which was fish & rice stew - delicious and the sea...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 27 July 2020

This quayside restaurant has a fantastic view of the Alvor estuary. A great choice for fresh fish. We had a family dinner and shared one large fish: an enormous grouper straight from the grill. There is also a good selection of wines. This is not...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 24 May 2020

Very disorganised. Three different members of staff took our order which then arrived in dribs and drabs. Small portions, better restaurants around. And error with bill. Overcharged.

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 10 March 2020 via mobile

Spotted write up in free Alvor map and was beyond expectations. Lovely welcome and service. I had cuttle fish (a first) and clams in garlic which was really tasty. Followed with a fig cake which was delicious. House wine by glass also very good. Not...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 15 October 2019

My husband had red snapper it was quite a small fish but he did very much enjoy it. My Daughter and I had the grilled tiger prawns charged for by the kilo and they were slightly over cooked so were a little chewy. This was...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 13 October 2019 via mobile

Visited today at lunch and had wonderful meal, service was excellent and friendly. The fish was superb especially the Prawn Curry and lovely view 😀

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 October 2019 via mobile

We’ve always visited Ababuja when in Alvor and find the fresh fish excellent and overall value for money very good. I had the best Red Snapper on my most recent visit and my wife loves the Pork & Clams. A three course meals with a...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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  • Restaurante Ababuja is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 3.5
    • Atmosphere: 4