We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Il Brigante

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rua Alves Correia 40, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
+351 935 493 665
Today
11:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

374 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 303: English reviews
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Federico and Claudia are the best hosts. As a chef myself is nice to find such a place that make you feel Home. I was there with a friend. We had wonderful spaghetti with vongole as main we had the signature dish of the restaurant. Grilled rib -eye... to die for. Amazing. No place for desserts the portions where really... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank fr b
Heythuysen, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Me and the missus visit, since a couple of years, Albufeira at least once a year, from the first time we had a click with owners and staff, they serve good food with a smile. Just good as it should be, enjoy.

Helpful?
Thank Johan S
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We ate here a few times over Christmas.new year.food was brilliant.staff great really looked after you.will definitely be back there in June.we have been coming here for last 3 years at Christmas and never had a bad meal.the owners and staff are really lovely people

Helpful?
Thank johnagg59
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Italian restaurant in the Old Town. Excellent and friendly service, nice quiet atmosphere, Good food and wine, varied choice of food. I enjoyed the pizza and Tiramisu, they also do a range of pasta, seafood and steaks. Great desserts.

Helpful?
Thank jmp3141
Leeds, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

OK so there are Italian restaurants in all towns and cities but we very pleased that we dropped on this one! House wines were good value for money and the menu, although not extensive, was excellent! Indeed I did note that the Head Chef/Proprietor on one occasion, whilst chatting in the dining area, insisted that a waiter take one offering... More 

Helpful?
Thank JohnF186411
Level Contributor
16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I would recommend this restaurant to anyone I meet out here.Six adults and one child they couldn't of done enough for us.Claudia was exceptional attentive to my granddaughter's needs.Three of us had the beef on stone,the rest had pasta options which are many.We enjoyed so much we returned the next day.The food and ambience is wonderful many thanks

Helpful?
Thank SamJWilliams
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very nice lunchtime meal today having goldn bream and my wife choosing soup and lasagne. Service was good and prices average. Would recommend.

Helpful?
Thank bobcoffer
co. down
Level Contributor
140 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had a lovely steak on the stone here which I could highly recommend. Friendly, attentive staff and great location just across the road from Sherry's - the best bar in Albufeira.

Helpful?
Thank awardnominee
Bolton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Just been tonight, we are not happy, my wife asked for chicken in chicken sauce, she said it tasted like fish sauce. She is not one happy bunny. Me I don't like Italian food cos when you have my wife's spaghetti Bologna there is just no Mach to it so I had pizza .

Helpful?
1 Thank Bernardsudworth
fedechiodo, Proprietario at Il Brigante, responded to this review
Google Translation

Probabilmente se foste stati meno ubriachi potevate apprezzare meglio le nostre portate... e probabilmente se lei avesse aspettato che le... More 

Bolton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Came here last night after walking past the restaurant during the day and reading the reviews on trip advisor. You can sit inside or out, we chose inside as it was a bit nippy outside.The staff were so friendly and attentive, the meal was amazing and the price not over the top. We had the Capri bruschetta and the mushroom... More 

Helpful?
Thank 187053Pete666

Travellers who viewed Il Brigante also viewed

Albufeira, Faro District
Albufeira, Faro District
 
Albufeira, Faro District
Albufeira, Faro District
 
Albufeira, Faro District
Albufeira, Faro District
 

Been to Il Brigante? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 56
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Il Brigante and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Liverpool, United Kingdom
9 months ago
Belfast
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Il Brigante staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?