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A Lota

Rua da Praia | Edifício Vista Mar 1, R/ Direito, Armacao de Pera 8365-114, Portugal
+351 924 118 204
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Belgian, Fusion, Portuguese, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua da Praia | Edifício Vista Mar 1, R/ Direito, Armacao de Pera 8365-114, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

This restaurant is located at the top of the town (Guia side) at the roundabout for the Fisherman's Beach. Oh What a Find! The food is excellent. The Chef is from Belgium and he mixes the Belgium & Portuguese cuisines together wonderfully. The fish &...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Stephen H
A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! This helps us improve. Greetings

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Situated on a corner, adjacent to the Armaçao roundabout in front of the fishermen beach. Belgian owner cook. Succulent fish soup and go there for the moules mariniėres and the coq au vin Outgoing, friendly and attentive service. Price/quality 3 courses menu. Nice to have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank W9271VHdirkv
A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much!

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

The decor and staff were lovely and the food was fantastic. Really good quality food and great value for money! I would definitely recomend.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Katherine S
A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you so much, this helps us improve even more!

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We made a return visit to A Lota on a Saturday afternoon earlier this month and took advantage of their excellent lunchtime offer. All four of us opted for the Belgian 2-course menu and were not disappointed. The cheese croquettes for starters were superb and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank The_Black_Cat2011
A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you very much! This helps us improve even more!

Reviewed 21 September 2018

On our recent holiday we visited three times and were never disappointed, the food is beautifully presented, brilliant quality and the service is efficient and friendly. We were delighted to find it now opens for lunch, very enjoyable lighter meals.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JennyWoolley34
A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you very much. Always a pleasure! Greetings

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Really good from the taste to the bill! Really recommended, the only little things is tha service slow without a lot of attention to the costumers.

Date of visit: September 2018
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A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Nice little restaurant facing the main each in Armacao. The food was good and fresh, however not value for money compared to the other restaurants in town, I'm afraid. The service was really slow considering the restaurant was not full at all.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank simone_mic
A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for your review, this will help us improve!

Reviewed 17 August 2018

A great meeting place for snowbirds, this cafe offers delicious coffee, sandwiches and tarts. Wonderful location overlooking the Med....especially on a sunny day

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Kathio
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Great evening, amazing food and good service. The starters were a nice breather. My meat was perfectly done while the vegetables were a nice addition. Not to forget the fries with homemade mayonaise were GOOD!! Keep on going Alexander! Regards, Manuel S

Date of visit: August 2018
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A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank for you review!

Reviewed 31 July 2018

We were a big group (18) and we were all amazed with the quality of the service and the food. Very attentive! The dessert is out of this world.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DeniseS2226
A Lot a, Owner at A Lota, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you so much, we appreciate your experience in our restaurant. We always want to improve and your satisfaction is ver important to us. Greetings Alexander Chef&owner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Praia | Edifício Vista Mar 1, R/ Direito, Armacao de Pera 8365-114, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Armacao de Pera
  • Phone Number: +351 924 118 204
  • E-mail
Description
Com nova gerência A Lota apresenta a interpretação da comida tradicional Portuguesa, mais precisamente, a Algarvia, pelas mãos de um Chef Belga luso descendente. Perfeito para comer uma cataplana acompanhada de uma cerveja Belga, como a Duvel claro. With new management "A Lota" invites you to taste the Belgian interpretation of the main traditional dishes from the Algarve.
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