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The Fisherman's Shack

Olympus Hotel, Loja 18 | Avenida Da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-401, Portugal
+351 910 569 111
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Olympus Hotel, Loja 18 | Avenida Da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-401, Portugal
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Reviewed today via mobile

After reading the reviews, we were really looking forward to having our last holiday meal here. It was busy when we arrived, so we were expecting a lot. It took about 20 minutes for the staff to take our order, which we put down to...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed today via mobile

Just returned from vilamoura. Went to the fishermans shack on recommendation, and was not disappointed. Myself and my wife both had a lovely meal, great staff very helpful on choosing other places to eat. It is next to the Vila Gale Marina there is a...More

Thank richardSwansea
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brilliant seafood restaurant hidden away that serves fresh, devious seafood and fish with friendly, top notch service. Prices also very reasonable. Highly recommend. Enjoy.

Thank Reece L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent service, food and value for money. The only downsize, discovering this lovely restaurant on our last evening in Vilamoura. Highly recommend.

Thank patpaj
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staying literally next door, I had reviewed all the restaurants in Vilamoura. I wanted to visit this restaurant based on its reviews and was not disappointed. A friendly welcome, and excellent local food. We chose the local dish Lobster Cataplana, good God we were not...More

Thank Talledaga79
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visit Vilamoura on a regular and this restaurant is always our first and last night venue. The fish and seafood are of the highest quality and the price is cheaper than on the Marina. The staff are friendly and make you feel welcome. Never...More

Thank JackBoldon
Reviewed 4 days ago

We can thoroughly recommend the food here, but you need to be aware that it is frequented by groups of British golfing 'blokes' - which can be off-putting if you're out for a quiet evening meal - and also by scantily-clad local prostitutes who apparently...More

Thank NeddyLane
Reviewed 6 days ago

Can see why this poorly situated restaurant has received good reports and probably will be worth a revisit . Believe that booking is essential as we called on spec on a busy evening with lots of tables pre booked. The hosts were able to find...More

leonelalgarve, General Manager at The Fisherman's Shack, responded to this review

Hello dear readers Thank you for this review in first place. This is the second time i read a complaint about sand in the clams. Its very sad that we were not informed imidiatly about this situation as i would not charge for the clams...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here o recommendations. The food was great, staff very friendly and efficient. It is advisable to book. We arrived at 7.30 and had the last table available

Thank wendycX9491NQ
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favourite restaurants been coming here for 10 years now fish is always excellent and the staff are all very efficient food and wine are sensibly priced

Thank les878
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
danny j
Could you tell me the price of your lobster please
9 May 2017|
Response from leonelalgarve | Property representative |
Hello Griles lobster is €48,00 per person. Best regards Leonel 0351 910 569 111
Alan M
Do you have gluten free options?
2 July 2015|
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Response from leonelalgarve | Property representative |
Most of the menu is gluten free. Thank you Leonel
we will be staying at Vila gale ampalius hotel, how far is this from our hotel,
11 June 2015|
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Response from leonelalgarve | Property representative |
It s 220m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olympus Hotel, Loja 18 | Avenida Da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-401, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 910 569 111
  • E-mail