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Central Cafe

Rua Dom Joao II, Alvor, Portimao 8500-012, Portugal
+351 282 415 117
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“cheeseburger” (2 reviews)
“kebab” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Dom Joao II, Alvor, Portimao 8500-012, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We ate inside this restaurant. The service was quick and proffessional. The food was wonderful especially the Black Pork. Apparently the pigs are black and fed on Acorns. I have to say it was very tasty and tender. It was that good we went back...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Cosy environment, very friendly staff, food was tasty. Some orders for our family of 6 were not perfect, but it's OK. Portions were big enough too.

Thank Agamicox
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We found the seating outside uncomfortable, as they are benches without backs to them. The food was over priced for what you get. The staff were all very friendly.

Thank Hazel W
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stopped here for a late breakfast. Portion size was great, coffee was lovely (and strong!) and clearly the orange juice was freshly squeezed. Our server was so efficient and accommodating. The interior and exterior really clean and well maintained. We will...More

1  Thank Marc F
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Very friendly restaurant. .enjoyed a lunchtime snack with splendid service. Number of locals use this restaurant. .a sure sign that the food is good.

Thank Alun D
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Had a nice lunch here to have a change from the all inclusive options at the hotel. The menu had plenty of choice and staff were friendly. Had the piri piri burger which was nice. I would recommend if you want a quick bite to...More

Thank chinashenzhen
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We have passed this place innumerable times in the five times we have been to Alvor but today was the first time we had actually stopped for lunch. It's nothing pretentious, reasonable outdoor seating area near the the taxi rank. We only had a couple...More

Thank Dougy761
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Central cafe has been the highlight of our holiday. We’ve been here 3 times and all good! English breakfast really good value at 9 Euro . Fancy a glass of wine - again really good with a nice grape in the glass ! And finally...More

Thank Prys J
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Great food and great service from all staff,lovely setting and very clean,will be back here again,even nice to call in for a night cap on the way home as well.

Thank davey115
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Have been on a few occasions and to b honest I don't know why I return as its really poor food is not good nice staff but its not a place to eat

Thank mackey722016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 am - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Joao II, Alvor, Portimao 8500-012, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 415 117
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