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A Cantina

Estrada de Albufeira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-609, Portugal
+351 289 580 387
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (44 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada de Albufeira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-609, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely restaurant ,lovely service and the food exceptional ,this is as good a place to eat as there is in this resort,not badly priced and wines were not to expensive,try here you will not be disappointed

Thank davey115
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to this restaurant for the Friday night special spit roasted suckling pig .If you are in the area you will not be disappointd with the service or the choice of food well done chef.

Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Previous reviews have mentioned a set menu. We asked for this, 3 courses for 11 euros but they do no do it anymore, it’s only a la Carte. We had lamb shank and cod, a glass of wine and cocktail and it came to 50...More

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been visiting Olhos d'Agua for many years and have passed A Cantina as a hotel restaurant. Until tonight when I went on recommendation from a Portugese friend. I cannot believe I have not visited this gem before. From the second we sat down the...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant has an excellent menu the tourist menu has 20 different main courses to choose from they do alot of fish the staff are very pleasant it is a joy to eat there

Thank jeanlofthouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us had dinner here. We were given a glass of proseco on arrival. The chef sent out a little taster for us all. We didn't have starters this time but our main courses we fantastic. This restaurant wins on the little touches. Staff...More

Thank peterterence
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as a family of 6, 4 adults, 1 teenager and a toddler. Had Portuguese stew, steak on the stone and a burger. The food was lovely but the major winning point was the staff. Toddler was determined not to stay still for more...More

Thank edelp2017
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Staying in Olhos for a week we decided to visit this Restaurant last night and we wernt disappointed. Received a lovely welcome and complimentary drink and nibbles on arrival. I then started with onion soup which was delish and which is a lovely surprise when...More

Thank ShazzaJC1963
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We dined at this fine dining establishment all week in our half board package. We had a choice of 2 starters, meat or fresh fish main, choice of 2 desserts. €16.50 per person. The quality and flavour of the food was excellent. The bar is...More

Thank michelle g
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is at the higher end of the many local places in this area. It has a nice selection of dishes served to perfection with very pleasant staff and good service. A little on the pricey side but well worth it.

Thank CanaryHucks
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15 June 2017|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
It's child-friendly in that they feed children as well as adults. As far as I know, they don't have toys, etc., for kids to play with - it is a restaurant, after all. Do try it. You won't be disappointed; I promise you. Not... More
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28 May 2017|
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Response from Graham T | Reviewed this property |
up the hill turn left to the big supermarket. Past the supermarket on the same side about 200 yards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de Albufeira, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-609, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira  >  Olhos de Agua
  • Phone Number: +351 289 580 387
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