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Cantinho Algarvio

Rua Afonso D'Almeida 17-21, Lagos 8600-674, Portugal
+351 282 761 289
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (17 reviews)
“prawn kebab” (13 reviews)
“lamb fillet” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua Afonso D'Almeida 17-21, Lagos 8600-674, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered the menú, but different choices. My husband was more happy than me with his salad and meat. I choose shrimps as a starter and they where totally tasteless, my main course was sword fish and it wad overcooked so, dry. Desserts was good,...More

1  Thank Helene T
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your comment I do not know what happened but it is not normal to happen. the lady says that with her husband the food was good. with your food could youit tell us anything to see what happened. because now I can not...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here 6 times during our 8 week stay (they weren't open during the first 2 weeks)! Booking is advisable as they are full during the week and it is still only March. The one crab is a whole dressed crab and is superb,...More

1  Thank Roddy H
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the comment

Reviewed 1 week ago

I hate to confess! but I have worked in the catering industry all my life. Secret of eating in other countries is to ignore the "flash" places, paying big rents and therefore wanting to give a little for a lot - but instead go off...More

Thank David L
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your coment and always welcome.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here April 2018. 4 of us. We didn’t have “covers” at all. Nor starters. Mains were tortellini with cheese, spinach and mushroom. Fillet steak with pepper sauce. Hake (battered) Sea bass - grilled. All were lovely, no complaints at all. Service was friendly and...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife dined here on a rainy night and it cheered us up. Beautiful food and amazing service. I recommend the grilled swordfish. We had starters, mains and deserts. Not a single complaint. Every dish was superb. Waiters and waitresses smiling and atmosphere...More

Thank Luke L
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thanks for the comment

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little place just off the main square in Lagos. Really authentic, packed with locals, always a good sign. Amazingly good value prix fixe menu, as well as wild boar, wonderful seafood skewers, fresh fish and fish stews, flaming desserts, all handled by the owner...More

Thank LimeyLady
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the comment

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Typical Portuguese cantine. We ordered a fish soup to start off and a wild boar in a pot and baby squid as mains. Fish soup was very good and tasty. Wild boar was cooked well not hard and very good texture and the mint leaves...More

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Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for your comment

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We have been visiting this consistently good restaurant for years and took the opportunity to take a friend with us and her enjoyment of her meal reminded us how excellent this establishment can be. It was the tourist menu for 19.50 euros all round. The...More

Thank Martin J
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for the comment , Mr. Martin it is always welcome.

Reviewed 19 February 2018

Cantinho algarvio is amazing! Either inside or in the summer, outside dining options.this place offers an amazing selection of fresh fish and seafood along with a great choice of meat dishes. Throughout the year, out of season time, this restaurant also puts on special event...More

Thank blondiet80
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Your comment is very important to us. Thank you

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Our second visit this year and again simply wonderful food served by the most friendly staff Please ignore the ludicrous comments from a previous contributor, re- shiny napkins and lack of music. This is a wonderful authentic Portuguese restaurant offering fabulous food at very sensible...More

Thank Golferaj1
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Your comment is very important to us. Thank you

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professoradams
14 September 2017|
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Response from RLDRLD | Reviewed this property |
I don't sorry
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Beelzebub12
31 May 2017|
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Response from Carlos R | Property representative |
Hello We are open from 12 a.m. to 3 p.m. And from 18.30 to 22.30 And closed on Sunday
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Alison R
4 February 2017|
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Response from Carlos R | Property representative |
Hello we opened on 06-02-2017 regard´s Carlos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 43
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Afonso D'Almeida 17-21, Lagos 8600-674, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 761 289
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