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La Mona Lisa

| Vale Centeanes, Carvoeiro, Portugal
+351 282 358 724
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (26 reviews)
“pizza” (132 reviews)
“gnocchi” (3 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
| Vale Centeanes, Carvoeiro, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here 3 times, Not just because it was the nearest to our accommodation, but the service , choice of food and price was excellent. On our second visit I choose the fruit pizza and was awarded a fun time with the chefs in...More

Thank Di12014
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good informal evening meal, basic , but food & service was great. Good value for money , top service from the staff .

Thank ian j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were so friendly, food was soooooo good! The bruschetta was the best I've ever had. My partner said the gnocchi was amazing. Our Son even had a Nutella pizza to take home!! Well worth a trip 'up the hill' (or down in our...More

Thank hammersfan2017
Adele A, Manager at La Mona Lisa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

thank you so much! we are glad you enjoyed us! xx

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owner and staff are so friendly and welcoming but the food isn't that great. A 12 euro pasta dish from the specials board ought to have more that just pasta and sauce - wot no meat or veg? Garlic bread overdone and dry. Salami...More

Thank MazzaTee
Adele A, Manager at La Mona Lisa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

well we cant please everyone! sorry you didnt like our food, but thank you for taking the time to review us anyway

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I need to say the best part about the pizza was the box. We ordered it with salami on one and pepperoni on the other. There was barely anything on either pizza and only a little bit of cheese in different spots on the pizza....More

1  Thank Nina727
Adele A, Manager at La Mona Lisa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

hi there, please, we invite you to return and explain to our Italian pizza chef and owner what exactly a "proper pizza" is, clearly, in his 40 years of training, eating, making, competing in world championships, owning previous pizzerias and training countless interns, he seems...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Italian food was a nice change after a week on the Algarve and this charming place felt like we were taken in as old friends. The lasagna was delicious and served wonderfully hot. My husband had the spaghetti with seafood and there was plenty of...More

1  Thank Susan A
Adele A, Manager at La Mona Lisa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you!!

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely family run restaurant! The pizza was great and the chocolate mouse was the best! The restaurant staff speak portuguese, English, Italian, Spanish and French. Highly recommend

1  Thank Loudog32
Adele A, Manager at La Mona Lisa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

aawww you wonderful soul ! thank you xx

Reviewed 14 February 2018

I should start saying about good taste of tomatoes sauce, or about the meat. But I just cant stop saying how small was my takeaway dish, and the wrapping was so big in comparison. And the other hand some part of the lasagna was burnt....More

Thank JeAn Z
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Spent a wonderful evening here in the outdoor seating, the service was great, really friendly. I had the seafood linguine and it was spectacular, we saw many wonderful pizzas coming out as well, we will be back to try those. Well worth a visit, do...More

Thank Bullingstones
Adele A, Manager at La Mona Lisa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you! xx

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

It's pizza. The food here was good and the pizza is very authentic, Italian style. The man working there was a bit creepy for me but I guess that's authentic too! Just worth knowing in advance that they don't accept card payment. We had to...More

Thank Malcolm1984
Adele A, Manager at La Mona Lisa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review, we are please you enjoyed us! sorry about the cash only thing, its an inconvenience to us also. We do have multiple signs however, on the board outside , on the front door and 3/4 inside. Again, sorry about that...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Vale Centeanes, Carvoeiro, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
  • Phone Number: +351 282 358 724
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