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Ocean Restaurant

Vila Vita Parc Resort & Spa | Rua Anneliese Pohl, Alporchinhos, Porches 8400-450, Portugal
+351 282 310 100
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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Vila Vita Parc Resort & Spa | Rua Anneliese Pohl, Alporchinhos, Porches 8400-450, Portugal
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

This restaurant is obviously not chea but every single penny worth it. Nice view and beautiful decoration... food was just marvelous. Excellent wine selection. Better get a table near the window. That is bettter view.

Thank My H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Absolutely wonderful experience at Ocean Restaurant - it wasn't a meal - it was an experience! They catered to allergies as we gave them notice of limitations ahead of time. The food was out of this world - presented in a way that was honestly...More

Thank 5luckytravellers
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Fantastic and selected food & refreshments. Two stars in the Michelin Guide. Super friendly and accurate service staff. Delicious wines to mateätterna.

Thank hape123
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We had the clam chowder which was the best I've ever tasted, oysters Rockefeller and pompano then yes chocolate cheesecake. Each dish surpassed our high expectations and we were completely in love with Ocean. Service was the perfect balance between attentive and allowing us to...More

1  Thank Jina J
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Second time diferente year because they change the menu every year and the only work I have it's "unique". The place it's beautiful, the service really good but the food it's outstanding. A trip to another world; with local flavors they make eatable art and...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Sometimes all you want is a break , some time to think - for that this place is perfect. Stunning beautiful garden, deep blue ocean facing Africa, good service - let your thoughts roam ;-)

Thank jomilop
Reviewed 22 October 2016

A great , great experience! If you want to associate Dining to a celebration this is the right and unique place. Art, refined techique and Hans Neuer's knowledge and presentation of the Algarve and Portuguese flavours (fish, vegetables, meat and confectionery) and his team go...More

1  Thank Lisete
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The Ocean restaurant offers a unique experience combining exquisite and sophisticated light cuisine based on Portugal's amazing culinary culture with a smooth discrete and efficent service that keeps up the tempo through the entire degustation menu. It is truly one of the greates food experience...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

What a staggeringly good restaurant. Totally worth the 2 stars and must be pushing for 3. We had the 9 course tasting, with the additional snacks and surprises this meal was one of the best. Compares very well with other Michelin star restaurants. We have...More

Thank TOMWales1985
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Sweetie and I dined at the Ocean as part of a twenty-person group organized tour. Being part of a group presented no problems however, as several couples got their own tables, and there was one bigger table for those who preferred that setup. The food...More

1  Thank InVinoVeritas1969
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kaisersarah30
Hello will you be open in December and how much would an average meal for a mum and 3 year old be? Thank you so much
6 November 2016|
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Response from bmateus | Property representative |
Dear kaiserkar, thank you very much for your question. During December, the Ocean restaurant will only be available between the 23rd December 2016 and 5th January 2017. Due to staff holidays and inspiration for upcoming... More
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Fitnessfreak55
Do they do weddings nearby
1 March 2016|
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Response from Penny L | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think they do weddings. the restaurant is not very big though.
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Barbara G
Are you open xmas day thanks
14 August 2015|
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Response from bmateus | Property representative |
Thanks for contacting us, and sorry for the delay. We will be open on the 24th December, Christmas Eve, and on the 25th, Christmas day. Kind regards, Bruno Mateus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$56 - US$336
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vila Vita Parc Resort & Spa | Rua Anneliese Pohl, Alporchinhos, Porches 8400-450, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Porches
  • Phone Number: +351 282 310 100
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Description
Ocean Restaurant is VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa's fine dining signature restaurant, established in the southernmost region of Portugal, the Algarve. Austrian Executive Chef Hans Neuner - named Portugal's Chef of the Year 2009 & 2012 - and his team have been awarded Two Michelin Stars since 2011. Every dinner at Ocean restaurant is a sensorial experience, always with breathtaking views over the Atlantic ocean. The Ocean Restaurant is located at the VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa, part of the VILA VITA Hotels group.