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Matias

Rua da Fortaleza 9, Burgau 8650, Portugal
+351 914 727 366
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“prawns” (11 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua da Fortaleza 9, Burgau 8650, Portugal
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11 - 20 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Sixth year visiting this restaurant. Continues to be outstanding. Excellent Portuguese steak, sole and children's burger with cheese...Best covers on the village...would recommend to anyone looking for authentic Portuguese cuisine.More

Thank Andrew L
Joaquim A, Public Relations Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hi, Andrew, thank you very much for your great review and for keep on visiting us, we are really delighted. As a restaurant, our objective is to serve our customers well, but I would be lying if I wouldn't say that we take a lot...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Ate here as a couple. Wonderful friendly service. Open kitchen with calm chefs!! Really fabulous ingredients used lovingly to create authentic Portuguese dishes. Fish soup and Piri Piri Prawns were the best we have tasted so far. Cod Portuguese style and Portuguese steak were both...More

Thank Beby61
Joaquim A, Public Relations Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hi, thank you very much for your great review, we are really delighted. I might be repeating myself but we work really hard to offer a menu with the best of the Portuguese food that can be appreciated by our customers. As people that are...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Four of us managed to get atable here at the last minute, as they were fully booked for days, with just the one table waiting to be booked. Whilst in the restaurant we saw at least a dozen others come in on spec, only to...More

Thank micksutton
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We visited Matias twice during our week's stay in Burgau. It is our favourite place for Portuguese steak! And we used to love the Alentejan soup (sadly no longer on the menu!). But the fish dishes are always excellent as well. The service is friendly...More

Thank Margaret M
Joaquim A, Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thanks for visit

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great evening here. The food was amazing- fresh and tasty. We had fresh fish and delicious Portuguese chicken- authentic local food. The waitresses were fantastic- very attentive. The atmosphere in the restaurant was lovely. Definitely recommend visiting here!More

Thank Kate S
Almeida135, Public Relations Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi Kate, Thank you very much for such great review! We work hard to offer the best food in the best possible environment, so I am happy to see that reflected on your last visit. I made sure that Lúcia got the recognition she deserved....More

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 6 who arrived late. Lucia and the team could not have done more to make us feel more welcome. The food was amazing and responsibly priced!! And a super atmosphere. Thanks again to the chef for showing us his party...More

Thank JCS159
Joaquim A, Public Relations Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi, Thank you very much for your great review! We really work to offer the best food with the fear price. We also love providing the right environment for our customers, so I am happy to see that reflected on your experience. Our fish is...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

We really enjoyed our meal at Matias and the food and service were excellent. The restaurant was comfortable, with a warm atmosphere and we would made to feel very welcome indeed. There is an extensive menu including a variety of fish and meat dishes.More

Thank mumstheword2017
Joaquim A, Public Relations Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi, Thank you for sharing your feedback from your meal at Matias. We appreciate your words about our food and service they really matter. We try to have a menu that enables us to share with our clients the local and fresh ingredients, gathered in...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious fish, we had the Sole. The starter, tuna and tomatoes with olives was also lovely. A good stop for sureMore

Thank Katie T
Joaquim A, Public Relations Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi, Thank you for sharing your feedback from your meal at Matias. Our fish could not be fresher, the Chef brings with it daily fresh fish from the local fishermen at the market. Please introduce yourself to our Chef the next time you come in,...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Since discovering the beautiful fishing village of Burgau we have eaten in Matias numerous times on each visit , the food is always perfectly cooked and presented and the friendliness of the staff particularly Lucia makes the whole evening very enjoyableMore

Thank Stephen K
Joaquim A, Public Relations Manager at Matias, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi Stephen, Thank you for your visit and feedback we really appreciated. We want our restaurant to be a place where people can fill like home and where they know that they will always be presented with fresh ingredients, fish and/or meat. We work really...More

Reviewed 12 February 2017

Second visit to this lovely local Portuguese restaurant in the centre of Burgau. The lady who served us was delightful, very friendly and welcoming. The food on both visits absolutely delicious. Fresh fish on the menu. My favourite foods are prawns and crab. Had the...More

Thank Jody97
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Booty
23 October 2016|
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Response from Joaquim A | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your contact! We will be open on New Year's Eve and we are also planning to be open in January. We will have a special menu for the evening, we suggest to book a table in advance. Any other question... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Fortaleza 9, Burgau 8650, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 914 727 366
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