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Dom Rodrigo

Aroeira - Altura, Castro Marim 8950, Portugal
+351 281 956 505
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“black pig” (2 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Aroeira - Altura, Castro Marim 8950, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 25 December 2016

Difficult to find, so here are the GPS coordinates: 37°11'47.6"N 7°30'45.6"W or 37.196547, -7.512655. Very good restaurant with an English speaking owner, who is personally involved with his guests. We have had a number of very good dinners. Recommended!

Thank AdriNederland
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is the second time we have visited this area and we were very much looking forward to coming back to this restaurant. The local food was absolutely delicious once again and the service excellent. The somewhat rustic building provides for an authentic dining experience...More

1  Thank Pete N
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This restaurant is Popular with Portuguese and tourists. They speak English and perhaps more languages. The boss is Antonio nicknamed "To" and he explains the menu well. Traditional dishes like black-pig cheeks are yummy, tender and unforgettable. Tuna belly is also amazing . Black pig...More

Thank dorothyeasson
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Have now been twice and it is one of our favorites in the area. Tucked away from busy beach area but well worth the short drive. Staff are very attentive and you do not feel rushed.. Lovely family run and food is very good quality...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

In the countryside, next to nothing.After a good beach day. Very nice people serving you, good service. The food is Algarve's and Alentejo typical. Good pork, seafood and fish dishes -grilled and other. Try tuna fish, clams and seafood rice.Rich and addequate desserts. An experience...More

Thank AugustoFolque
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I like this restaurant and the owner. The food is tasty. Clams and pork excellent. Atmosphere was nice, sat outside. Service really good at first but as the restaurant filled became more patchy! Getting the bill was a real fight, in the end had to...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Just arrived home after our visit to Dom Rodrigo. When 8 of us turn up to a small place it can be a little daunting but the owner and staff were so welcoming and accommodating towards us. 4 of our party had fish dishes including...More

Thank Gareth R
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The owner Antonio is always very pleased to see you and extends a warm welcome. We have never been disappointed with any meal that we have eaten here and always try something different from the extensive menu. The price is reasonable in a lovely country...More

Thank _davehaydon4
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We discovered this small restaurant in Castro Marin when driving from Malhao to Altura. And it was one of our best discoveries during our Portugal trip. We ate a starter (a plate with tomatoes and herbs and a plate with sardines), main course (2 specials...More

Thank Jeroen_Be
Reviewed 15 March 2016

A warm welcome awaits at this traditional Restaurant, Dom Rodrigo. The staff are always very helpful and attentive and are only too happy to suggest new dishes for you to try. The food is a wonderful mix of traditional Portuguese and European dishes. This is...More

2  Thank Elisabete6860
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aroeira - Altura, Castro Marim 8950, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Castro Marim
  • Phone Number: +351 281 956 505
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