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Fernando dos Leitoes

Rua Comendador Vilarinho 23, Silves 8300-128, Portugal
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (5 reviews)
“crisps” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Portuguese, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Rua Comendador Vilarinho 23, Silves 8300-128, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 22 September 2016

Excellent pork. Value and good for suckling pig take a-ways. Easily found in Silves next to Ruis the premier fish restaurant in the Algarve.

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We went twice. Merge, our host, wanted us not to be put off by it looking empty, especially next to Rui's heaving tone-deaf. However, while you may be the only couple in this quiet little place, there is a steady flow of locals coming to...More

1  Thank IanMSpencer
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Looking for leitos around Portimao, we found an excellent place in a nice small town, the service was quick and kindly. The leitos disappears in a while...

Thank Alberto S
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Don't go to this place if you don't want to have suckling pig. The rest of the menu is sparse and not really necessary, they just assume you want the suckling pig. It's absolutely fantastic, served with freshly made potato crisps, salad & an amazing,...More

Thank Travellermuso
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We went to o Fernando and ordered the speciality wich is the suckling pig ´´Bairrada Style´´ served with potato crisps,slices of Silves oranges and letuce and onion salad it was excellent and the red sparkling wine ´´espumante tinto´´too it will be a memorable experience if...More

Thank Tomane F
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Very good as all reviews said. You should visit. This nice place If you have time I would come back you won't regret it.good service tonight.

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 25 July 2015

good food, poor service, good price and good for the price it charges ;) you can eat outside or inside regular serving speed

Thank danielaE7553BT
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We have passed this restaurant very many times on our way to the seafood one next door - which is rather famous, so it was a real surprise to find out that this quite place has some really good suckling pig. At €14 for the...More

Thank Marcel-and-Joke
Reviewed 9 December 2014

In algarve it is possible to eat piglets exactly the same way they are served north in Portugal. Excellent taste of meat, superb service and a really nice and friendly atmosphere. We loved this place!

Thank pavigress
Reviewed 20 September 2014

You cannot go wrong at a restaurant full of locals! Yes it looks less fancy than the seafood place next door but the food is as authentic as it gets. You simply MUST try the roast suckling pig with meat so tender and skin so...More

2  Thank Koenvdc
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Marie G
26 March 2016|
Response from Tomane F | Reviewed this property |
The phone number of Fernando dos Leitões 00351282445723. Sorry for the delta A F
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Rua Comendador Vilarinho 23, Silves 8300-128, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Silves
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