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Mel & Canela

Vivenda Rosado #22, Alvor, Portimao 8500-821, Portugal
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“pastry” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (7 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Portuguese
Vivenda Rosado #22, Alvor, Portimao 8500-821, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want delicious cakes, bread or snacks then I would highly recommend Mel & Canela. The array of delicious cakes they have available fresh every day is amazing.

Thank richy h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our return trip to the Algarve was again made all the more enjoyable with multiple return trips to Mel&Canela. Great pastries at great prices. The coffee is pretty good too!

Thank Eddie C
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Delicious cakes and very reasonable prices. Huge selection to suit all tastes. Can’t comment on the meals as we only tasted the bakery.

Thank Nicandpa
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We had coffee and croissants here which was nice and extremely cheap. However, we ordered 3 cakes to take away and whilst they looked absolutely divine, they tasted awful. They tasted cheap. We also had burgers and chips here and that wasn't good either. The...More

1  Thank Tripovermyowntwofeet
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

This little bakery was bustling with shoppers every morning and sold the most delicious mouth watering croissants. Wide range of cakes, pastries and fresh bread. Is defiantly worth a visit

1  Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 28 May 2018

While great for coffee etc we ordered a 1 kg birthday cake early May. Ordered the 1 kg size at 12€. A good price. When we collected it, while it was a lovely cake they charged us 19€ as the cake was 1.5 kg. It...More

1  Thank travelqueenWales
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely little coffee shop. We found it by accident! Great coffee with very good prices. Orders s taxi for us. Friendly and attentive staff

Thank swind0nnicki
Reviewed 13 February 2018

My Wife and I have visited Mel & Canela`s dozens of times over the past 10 years as it is situated 5 minutes walk from the Vitors Plaza holiday complex. It is a perfect stop for a coffee, soft drink, snack, cake or small meal....More

1  Thank Colin W
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Only opens during the day from 7.30am to 5.30pm so good for breakfasts and snacks during the day. They also provide some good selections for dinner if you are thinking of dining early. If you are staying in on of the nearby hotels without food...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Nice small bakery with good Coffee and english breakfast. Next to Vitors Plaza and just few minutes to the dropzone Skydive Algarve. Best choice for Skydivers.

Thank JohnnyDrama17
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  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vivenda Rosado #22, Alvor, Portimao 8500-821, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: 508817854
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