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A Ribeira

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Rua da Ribeira N 15, Alvor, Portimao 8500-015, Portugal
+351 282 457 012
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Bridgnorth - Shropshire
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great position and welcoming staff. Food of a consistently high quality with fish a speciality. Don't miss out on this one.

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1 Thank tony mcglue
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn't eaten here for a year or so and was really looking forward to it. The maître d/manager (Nuno, I think?) showed and described the fish and seafood available. We were impressed by the size of the tiger prawns. My colleague went for the medium tiger prawns (3 per serving) and I opted for the large tiger prawn which was... More 

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Thank Bob200153
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, wife and son aged 3 with some friends visited on our last night of a recent golf trip to penina (10 min taxi ). Superb meal. Nuno the manager described the fish and meat dishes to perfection so we could decide our meal choice... then the food was cooked exactly as promised and tasty and delicious. Son was made... More 

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Thank Ian B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit Alvor twice a year. This restaurant is by far the best in the village and that says something because there are a lot of very good ones. The red snapper is my favourite though there are lots of fish to choose from. There is also plenty of meat for those unfortunate enough not to like fish, service first... More 

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1 Thank kearny1
Ireland
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Sitting outside this restaurant eating the best of fish, freshly cooked was a delight. Prices were reasonable and the waiter spoke excellent English so understood exactly what we wanted. Our meal was served with small new potatoes and a very good tomato salad. We shall return. Loo facilities could be better.

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1 Thank HolidayEnthusiast38
Dublin, Ireland
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71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is by far the best restaurant we ate at during our holiday here in Alvor. Service was excellent. We went with the recommendations of the waiter and I can say the seafood was truly excellent. So Fresh and of superb quality. Not to be missed.

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1 Thank halla
poznan
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We are midlanders and not familiar with atlantic fishes. The main waiter has a great experience with such tourists and showed many fresh fishes on a big tray. The chosen fish went on grill. It was very good choice, with agood local white wine, excellent service and a moderate price.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Nestled on the edge of the bar area, we enjoyed a superb meal. Restaurant has an excellent choice of seafood with a good range of meat. Service was excellent and venue was very clean. Parking not good which is only negative. Would go again despite being 30 mins from our location.

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1 Thank Travellers2608
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Stunning food! Pretty much everything was extremely tasty. We had silver and gold breams, as well as prawns and tiger prawns for starter. Tuna pate is a must as well! Great service, very attentive staff!

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1 Thank Alona M
Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We tried a variety of sea food and all was extremely good. Good attentive staff. Strongly recommend the silver bream.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 16
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Ribeira N 15, Alvor, Portimao 8500-015, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 457 012

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