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Menta Pimenta

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Estrada de vale do lobo-Corgo da zorra, Almancil 8135-107, Portugal
+351 289 398 901
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Cardross, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our meal . Service food and surroundings all very good. We were welcomed back as returning customers.

1 Thank Patricia C
Management response:

Patricia C we are so grateful for your feedback! We look forward to serving you in a future visit and hope that you give us the opportunity to introduce you to our latest offerings. We will do whatever it takes to once again deliver an experience worth bragging about. Warm Regards More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, courteous staff, beautiful ambience. Most enjoyable evening dining at Menta Pimenta. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank ScottiesGourock
Management response:

ScottiesGourock We are ever so grateful for your review! We are beaming with pride knowing that we hit the mark and delivered on everything that we promised. By sharing it with us not only do you encourage our team; you give us the necessary information to constantly strive to try our best. Thank you once again for giving us a... More 

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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited here twice and have had lamb dishes both times Excellent . Good staff good cocktails Worth a visit

Thank Carol S
Management response:

Dear Carol, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review. It is because of feedback like yours that we are able to select meaningful products of superior quality. Our lamb is special and we are proud of it. But we look forward to serving you in a future visit and hope that you give... More 

Ingatestone, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Returned to this restaurant this year because we had such a good meal last year. The service was excellent. The food was very good. However this year I fancied trying something different from what I had last year. I found the menu not so good if you are looking for something different to lamb. So I ended up having the... More 

Thank Ray P
Management response:

Dear Ray P Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to review our business. We know that you have options and we are tremendously happy you picked us. We have a culture of constant improvement and feedback like yours helps us shape the way we do things. Soon we will have delicious news on our menu... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We were out and popped in for lunch the food was excellent and the device was top class price was right

Thank cheppens
Management response:

Dear Cheppens, We are so grateful for your feedback. We sincerely look forward to serving you time after time. Warm Regards! More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Three visits confirmed a consistently high quality of food and service in a very well furnished and pleasant restaurant-plenty of round tables for parties of people. The set lunches-12.50 euros for 2 courses are excellent value. The staff team led in confident and charming style by Bruno are consistently friendly and welcoming (especially Tatyana), and very competent and skilful.Look forward... More 

Thank BigR16
Management response:

We can't begin to tell you how nice it is to hear words of encouragement appreciation and praise. We want every single customer that walks through our doors to experience the same level of service. It is thanks to customers like you taking the time to tell us what we are doing right that we are able to constantly strive... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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91 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Need this visit to see the improved performance ,food fare and staff. well priced wine list ,restaurant busy and decent food.

Thank kevinohara1
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Want somewhere that ticks all the boxes? Gourmet food at great prices? Amazingly unobtrusive yet attentative staff with a sublime fresh and first class ambiance? Relaxed eating with superb house wine? - Then this is the place you need to come to. I know I sound like an infomercial but if you're on holiday here, your trip isn't complete without... More 

Thank Debbie B
Almancil, Portugal
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you like lamb you will like this restaurant. Its a very easy place to eat and enjoy a meal with friends or family. The Staff are different, not over the top gushy, but great and attentive. The quality and price of the offering is just right. The dinning area is pleasant and comfortable, parking easy. We go there a... More 

Thank popsie4532
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151 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I came for her birthday dinner. There was a very warm welcome when we arrived and friendly, English speaking waiting staff. There is a choice of a set menu, focusing on lamb, or an à la carte menu. The monkfish curry was one of the best that I have ever tasted and my wife's salmon fillet was... More 

Thank Stuart1503

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
International, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de vale do lobo-Corgo da zorra, Almancil 8135-107, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 398 901

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?