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Henrique Leis Restaurant

Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
+351 289 393 438
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (19 reviews)
“caviar” (10 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (14 reviews)
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French, European, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came back to this restaurant to try out the tasting menu and it was sublime. A great variety of quality dishes, each beautifully presented with stunning flavours. Service was first class and the setting overlooking the view to the ocean perfect for sun down....More

1  Thank EddieOnTour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We’ve been to Henrique Leis, for lunch, on any number of occasions over the years and were recently treated to a dinner date there. We were fortunate enough to hit a beautiful evening so were able to eat outside on the verandah, as the sun...More

Thank Ollerbarrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting location. Beautiful but noisy if you are sitting outside (cars on the main road). Excellent service, fancy food not so fancy taste. Poor sommelier service. Not sure about the Michelin star.

Thank uktiago
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Great value lunch (18 euro 2 courses) in this Michelin restaurant in Almancil. The welcome, the wonderful terrace, the beautiful day, great company and super wines all made for a memorable day, would definately recommend if you are in the area (or if not just...More

1  Thank Fair_Foodie
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Of course expectations are high when choosing a Michelin-starred restaurant, but they were fully met. The staff was friendly, attentive and knowledgeable (which is god as we do like to ask questions about the dishes) and the food was exquisite. This was better than most...More

1  Thank Cees K
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My favorite restaurant in Algarve Everything is just perfect Every year I have to comeback and always great Thank you to Henrique and his team

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Forget anyone giving a mediocre or bad review of this place. It is phenomenal. As can be expected service is on par with the michelin star as was the tasting menu, which was very reasonably priced at 78 euro plus 4 euro covercharge. Every dish...More

1  Thank Jimmi_DK
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Wow! Simply done, amazing food that made for a lovely evening relaxing as the sun set over Almancil. Service was excellent throughout, from arriving to departing, we were looked after with guidance, suggestions and thoughts on what to choose by way of food and drinks....More

Thank Trevorw38
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I have always wanted to visit a Michelin starred restaurant and i was not disappointed. The food was fabulous and the service very good and helpful without being over the top.The staff answered any questions we had and offered additional information regarding wine and what...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We recently went to this restaurant for mine and my husbands 50th birthdays with family for dinner. The attention to detail whilst serving us was second to none very pleasant experience. The starters where €23 and upwards but none of our party had one as...More

Thank Dodgied
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 393 438
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