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Ancora

Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
+351 282 697 102
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“calves liver” (5 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
“fish” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
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41 - 50 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Lots of cringy customer care so many darling comments from the staff it became over the top so much so that the food became irrelevant The food was ok but expensive given the rest of Burgau You're paying a big premium for glib service

1  Thank malcolmjonez
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely Restaurant ambient super friendly service and delicious food with creative menues based to the roots of portugal Thx to Angelica and crew for lovely perfect nights

Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 8 October 2016

4 chose to eat here on first night. Shared a large sea bass as one couple and the turbot for the other. Both exquisite. Booked to return on our last night and were welcomed back. The staff seemed to like a joke which made for...More

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 7 October 2016

As other reviewers have suggested they set out to be a little different from the other places in Burgau - no harm in that. I was however left underwhelmed by my meal. Calf's liver sounded like a nice change from what we had been enjoying...More

Thank ask_a_local
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This restaurant is trying to be something its not. The food is ok, but does not quite live up to the price tag. Cannot really complain except to say they appear to struggle when the place is busy, which is most of the time. Over...More

Thank Ken_Simpson
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were recommended to go to this restaurant so made the trip from Lagos which necessitated a round taxi trip of 50 euro. For, ambience and service were excellent until we were requested by a rather charming waiter to leave the table so another patron...More

Thank Blaithin2010
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

On our honeymoon we visited The Ancora in Burgau. The restaurant was fully booked out. We got a nice welcome and the service was also very good. We chose the sea bass and the fillet steak which were both delicious and well presented. A bigger...More

Thank DublinDave007
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I decided to come here for dinner. The food was good but the service did not appeal to its own standards! They showed an attitude equivalent to a star restaurant to welcome us. We selected two starters and a fish to share....More

Thank Moritz G
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely place fab people with the best attentive service ! Food is of the best quality . My husband is very very fussy on his steak ... He reports it to be the best on the western algarve ! Don't go here unless you're hungry...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Finally after years of coming to burgau we made it to the Ancora food was outstanding, the best fillet steak I have ever eaten. Great service to match.

Thank Jonathan G
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Questions & Answers
Booty
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.
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Irene S
19 July 2015|
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Response from Fubarski | 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.
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
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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