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Il Brigante

Rua Alves Correia 40, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
+351 935 493 665
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (31 reviews)
“steak” (68 reviews)
“pizza” (42 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Alves Correia 40, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

To be honest we arrived here as our favourite steak restaurant nearby had been converted to a snack bar. Our disappointment however did not last long as we were provided with steaks to die for. I had my own cooked medium well and it was...More

Thank charliepollockc
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Great little find in Old Town Albufeira - the white sangria was best we’ve have so far. Son loved his steak cooked on hot stone and my wife really enjoyed her grilled sea bass. I had the grilled rabbit which was a little over cooked...More

Thank J T
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The IL Brigante is an Italian Restaurant, but it is much more than that. It has something for everyone's taste. My wife had the Penn Arrabbiata which she really enjoyed. I had the Steak on the Stone which was fabulous & the price was only...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

The steak on the stone is amazing. So reasonable and a wonderful place to eat. It couldn’t disappoint. The staff are attentive also.

Thank Aimee W
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The staff here makes your visit a pleasant one however four of us dined in which one of us were happy with there meal and the other three thought it was ok but nothing more Steak was tasteless and sauce was very thick

Thank PeteH8
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We chose this restaurant because it was the only open restaurant we were able to find with gluten free options (one guest with allergies), though they were limited to pasta. The food (gluten free and not) was very good and the waitresses were very friendly....More

Thank Canadian_Girl613
Reviewed 27 February 2018

...Il Brigante loses a "star" for this error/misinformation? Not the only place that claims something else to be bruschetta - Urban Pizza served me pitta bread as bruschetta a couple of years back. Please just tell the truth on your menu, not much to ask...More

Thank Algarveaddick
fedechiodo, Proprietario at Il Brigante, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018
Google Translation

La sua recensione è al limite del ridicolo. Allora solo perché non sono nella piazza principale dovrei abbassare i prezzi...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

This is one of our favourites restaurants in Albufeira.. the staff are friendly and the food is always very good. The steaks are very good and we often order the 'steak on the stone' and cook the steak ourselves. The food is reasonably priced and...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 27 January 2018

We have been visiting Albufeira for years, but only found this restaurant at the end of 2016. Not sure how long it has been here, but we've already visited 3 times since (we come to Albufeira twice per year) and hope to return many more...More

Thank Flipfit
Reviewed 4 January 2018

So its Xmas eve and our choice of restaurant turned out to be closed so a walk down to town with fingers crossed to see what we could find. This was the first place we came across that was open after walking down what seemed...More

Thank ChrisOpposite
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Questions & Answers
22 November 2017|
Response from fedechiodo | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are open for nye...and we have a normal menu!
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Neil B
29 September 2017|
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Response from fedechiodo | Property representative |
Hello! We are open the 24th and we are close on Christmas day, 25th
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Karen D
28 August 2016|
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Response from MayBme | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, yes they do. If you just do a search in the review section of 'Gluten' of any restaurant I find that helps answer the question. I have ate there on Holidays & the chef was so knowledgable, even informing me the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Alves Correia 40, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 935 493 665
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