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Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
+351 282 697 102
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“calves liver” (5 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
“sea bass” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous meal out at Ancora - staff are great especially Angelic! I had calves liver with onions and bacon and it was delicious! I throughly enjoyed it! I also had the tomato caspacio, Food was enjoyed by all and they also cater with...More

Thank heartsyou
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

You know you've come to the right place when people you've seen serving at another Burgau eatery have chosen this one! Once again, lovely service, albeit as it was busy when we visited, there was a lot of rushing around. Too many lovely dishes to...More

Thank PAUL E
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal with family, including 2 children. Kids portions were huge, food was beautifully cooked, great choice of fresh fish. Excellent deserts. Very well looked after by the serving staff.

Thank CJE216
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I visited as a party of four, with Burgau as a base for our golfing holiday. We found the quality of the service and the food to be truly excellent and the atmosphere was very pleasant, with everyone there obviously enjoying their dining experience. You...More

Thank Walter W
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We finally got around to booking this Restaurant on our second visit to Burgau in 2017. It won't be our last time! It's possibly the best restaurant in Burgau. We tried a bit of everything - starters were great, and the mains were exceptional. The...More

Thank ManusDNeal
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I stopped by on the off chance they had a table free and fell lucky. Perks of solo travelling. Tried the calves liver and was not disappointed. The atmosphere is very pleasant and not cramped with enough space to have privacy. Recommend a visit but...More

Thank AMORhyl
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Dined here on our last night in Burgau. Service is first class with the ebullient and attractive young lady Maitre'D and a wine waiter as professionally smooth as a good wine. Food was excellent. Service was excellent and the ambience superb. a really pleasant dining...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Always the first place we book when we come to Burgau .... and then there is always a second trip. The food, service and ambience are absolutely fabulous ... Ancora is one of our favourite restaurants anywhere in the world and probably the one we...More

1  Thank JE008
Reviewed 23 September 2017

very enjoyable food . exspenive but worth it. romantic. delicious food and good wines. would recommend.

Thank davidpZ4918OD
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Ancora is a Burgau institution, The food and service are always top class and this has been the case for 40 years. To the person below who launched the stinging personal attack on my friend, I pity you and your sad life. To do what...More

1  Thank K_0001O
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23 October 2016|
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Response from susan b | Reviewed this property |
As I understand it they do close over winter from November to March I think. I have only ever visited the restaurant in May, June and July.
Irene S
19 July 2015|
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Response from Paul W | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge they don't. Just give them a call to make a booking as they all speak good English.
Anne M
29 May 2015|
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Response from atw1946 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we are in the UK , but knock on the rear door from 16 .30 , or keep ringing that number
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 282 697 102
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