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“Never varies”
Review of O Alentejano

O Alentejano
Ranked #343 of 849 Restaurants in Albufeira
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Returned in January, one of the very, very few establishments still open in the old town, doing a brisk trade at lunch times & a good turn out at evening, still very much used by the locals & tourists seeking traditional fare of a non tourist nature, always a warm welcome, food, service & wines all top notch, From March onward Jose & Serg are taking over the additional establishment of the Zanzi, the one along the road from their current location at the square end & running both in tandem, so no waiting for a table in future.

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Reviewed 21 November 2013

One of the best, if not the best, in town for the local fare of Portugal, both meat & seafood dishes, always a warm welcome, service with a smile, used by the locals a lot, if not on the menu, will try to accommodate, given notice, everything well cooked & to your own specification, reasonably priced food & drink, if you want something away from the tourist fare that is served up in the town square & elsewhere in the resort, this is a must.

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Reviewed 18 November 2013

Had a great meal with fresh ingredients and good portions. Very friendly staff and owner. Always busy with locals and tourists. A good sign. For something off the busy square, this place is a must.

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Reviewed 9 November 2013

We have eaten at the small Portuguese cafe in the Old Town on a few occasions. The food is tasty & the Cafe is used by lots of locals. They do a typical Portuguese stew on a Thurs & the cafe is really busy when this is on the menu. The have a range of dishes and the prices are very reasonable. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 3 November 2013

My husband and I had dinner at O Alentejano in Albufeira and both our meals were delicious. I had Bife a Casa, it was served to me sizzling hot in the dish with homemade potato chip slices. The sauce was so good. My husband had grilled tuna steak and it was equally delicious. I tried some of his tuna steak and it was the best I have tasted so far.
For dessert, we had the almond tart, it was to die for. I wish I could get the recipe for the dessert.
If you are in Albufeira, you have to try this restaurant. They are off the beaten path so you may have to ask the tourist office where to find them. This restaurant was recommended to us by a local shopkeeper.

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