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Dom Capito

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Rua Pedro Alvares Cabral, Albufeira 8200-169, Portugal
+351 939 323 376
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Myself and my family have been eating here for years, multiple times each visit. Nothing can be faulted at this restaurant, fantastic food, drink and staff. I'd highly recommend the steak, just please don't ask for 'well done' :) 10/10

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Thank Johnny D
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Go here every time we visit the Algarve and food always great, I had salmon which was beautifully cooked, girlfriend had lasagne & hubby had prawn curry, puddings followed then the free port flowed. A delightful restaurant up the beach escalator and a 10 euro tuk tuk ride if you can't be bothered to walk up the hill.

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Thank Suzysnoose
St. John's, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This evening meal was a delightful experience. Excellent food and service offering Portuguese cuisine in a casual friendly atmosphere. The Portuguese pork and the sea bass were excellent and the wild boar was absolutely amazing. The owner is a riot, worthy of standup comedy and he had the entire room in stitches of laughter. All in all it was an... More 

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Thank ReneWicks
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Dom Capito three times during our 3 week visit. The restaurant has been updated and improved since our last visit in 2015. Very friendly service, perfectly prepared and presented food. Excellent garlic bread and soups. For our main courses I had the mixed kebab, once with garlic, twice with a delicious port wine sauce. My husband loved... More 

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Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Starters of prawn cocktail (overpriced but good) and garlic mushrooms (just lovely) followed by horrid cod, very overcooked in a cream sauce and proported Ribye, which was two 'minute steaks' on top of each other albeit with a very nice pepper sauce. Just not worth the trip from the old town. Owner seemed desperate and moaned about the all inclusive... More 

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Thank Patsy039
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a walk 🚶 towards the old town and about half way there from hotel ondamar we decided to go and eat here…. Glad we did! Staff very helpful and Chatty! OH had garlic mushrooms which were scrummy and I had fresh cheese (goat cheese) with honey and nuts… could of done with more honey… but a nice... More 

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Thank Michelle B
Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went a couple of times during our stay and despite not a large menu we enjoyed our experience. Place is compact but generates a good atmosphere. Service was fine and prompt and food tasty.

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Thank J.D.Newcombe
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just come back from Albufeira. Ate in Dom Capito five nights out of the seven and each night spoilt for choice. The food is excellent and Carlos and his staff always makes us feel so welcome. Have eaten at many places in the town over the years but Dom Capito can't be beaten for quality. See you again next year.

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Thank 5Deb53
Edinburgh Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Had a nice stake​ in peppercorn sauce and service was good portions fairly small compared to other restaurants and that is the only reason it has been marked down. But would recommend.

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Thank birdie
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We kept passing here on our way to the Old Town and it was always busy. Now know why - food is great and if you want an excellent Portugese meal, this is the place! We had traditional pork dish which was superb. Sit back and enjoy watching the world go by - food is fresh so you have to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Pedro Alvares Cabral, Albufeira 8200-169, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 939 323 376

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?