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New Fat Frog

Rua Vale Formoso 24, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
+351 289 392 243
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“t bone steak” (6 reviews)
“meat kebab” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
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Italian, European, British, Portuguese, Scandinavian, Central European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Vale Formoso 24, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having read reviews we decided to book a table for our last night this visit after our friends had left. Could not get an answer initially, however were rung back as a missed call was registered. Table for early evening booked. We were treated in...More

Thank stuartccam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time here and it won't be the last.Food was great staff were great.And very reasonable prices.My wife had the lamb shank and said it was the best one she had ever had.

Thank NeilandAmanda13
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We went over for international woman's day and we had the fixed price meal for 19.95 and it was great value for money for a 3 course meal They also do a great blue cocktail drink ... very nice

1  Thank Gerard m
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly spoiled on our 3 visits this week. Nothing was too much trouble and lovely Sylvia even taxied us to and from our villa! Delicious food by top class Chef Joe previously of Langhams. The gin and tonic was the best I have ever tasted...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A little gem of a place and Riccardo is a real charmer! We were made very welcome and greatly enjoyed our meals, so much so we went again a few days later taking another friend with us. It was her first time but certainly won't...More

Thank plumble
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Came to Almancil a few years ago and never went in. Came for our 2nd visit and on our last night decided to go in. Wish we had gone in there before. The food was lovely. Can’t fault anything. Yes it’s very relaxed service but...More

2  Thank Tanzi L
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

When I saw the reviews really thought this place would be an experience but to be honest it was a bit average. The service took quite a while but because in August everything in the Algarve takes time. The menu wasn't that exciting and the...More

Thank repto74
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The food is very delicious and tastes home made. They are small servings. Very friendly service though. My only complaint is the blistering heat. Really recommend an AC as everyone was fanning themselves and uncomfortable. This was later in the evening- around 10:30pm. If you...More

Thank twinkerbell03
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Would definitely go back there without a doubt! Such lovely staff and a beautiful outdoor area where we are the amazing food! Food is brilliant and for a decent price. Would recommend it to anyone as they is quite a variety on the menu and...More

Thank miaelliott
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Had another lovely evening at the New Fat Frog. The food is still delicious. One of our friends had the meat Kebab, and said it was the best meal he'd had since being in Portugal! Another friend had the Lamb, again she thought it was...More

Thank sasha24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Vale Formoso 24, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 392 243
  • E-mail
New Fat Frog is an international restaurant and bar featuring mainly Portuguese, British and Scandinavian inspired dishes. Located just by the rail crossing in Almancil, New Fat Frog opened in the summer of 2016. The restaurant is lead by experienced food and beverage manager Ricardo Calado, whom many will recognise from Monty's and Dunas Douradas Beach Club
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