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Restaurante Palladium

Rua das Escolas 12, Guia, Albufeira 8200-435, Portugal
+351 289 561 682
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua das Escolas 12, Guia, Albufeira 8200-435, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

Ate here on two occassions and enjoyed the experience both times. Food was very good. Small and intimate restaurant and very welcoming, prices average for the region, therefore not too expensive. Well worth a visit.

Thank christopherbaker8
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Many years ago when we used to visit Portugal we were regular visitors to Restaurante Palladium because of the warm welcome from Diogo and the wonderful chicken piri piri and spicy prawns. Today we revisited the restaurant after 15 years and we're delighted to say...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a gem of a restaurant. We always eat here when we come to Guia and we are never disappointed. The chicken piri piri is the best in town and excellent value for money but do try the piri piri prawns. We had these...More

Thank AmeliaHale
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had Saturday lunch here, we made an excellent choice. Piri piri chicken all round and tomato salad with their dressing and piri sauce. Staff friendly and the outside veranda perfect combination of being outside but protected. Reasonably priced.

Thank janb02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place with great paintings and other decoration. Very attentive staff. Great atmosphere and very warm welcome. Highly recommended! Good menu, good wines.

Thank BettineFlesseman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the place where the dish chicken piri piri is born. An excellent restaurant, owner with papa doing the service and mama in the kitchen. If you like simple tough very good food like chicken piri piri this is the place you want to...More

Thank gjreinders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During a family holiday in Portugal, my family and I visited Guia to try the famous Piri Piri Chicken where it originated from. We searched Trip advisor to find palladium high up on the list. The service was exceptional, who catered well for our young...More

Thank Kirsty T
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went here on a Saturday early evening, for the third time. The welcome from the owner and his son was, as usual, fantastic, with lots of conversations about football, weather, UK Brexit, etc. We ordered the garlic prawns for two and...More

Thank BrianML
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived immediately after a short drive from Faro airport, starving hungry. So glad we chose this place for our first taste of Portuguese food. The friendly welcome was appreciated and our waiter was fun and great with our children. The chicken was so tasty washed...More

Thank Duncan W
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting Diogo's restaurant for the last eight years and have always received excellent food and service. A lovely traditional Portuguese restaurant. The piri piri chicken is fantastic. There is a good selection of other dishes on the menu but I always go...More

Thank KML1959
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Jeanette R
Can you please tell me if your restaurant is open in January as many seem to be closed. Thank you
22 June 2016|
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Response from Graham E | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jeanette,as far as i know in the past, Diogo ie Restaurant Palladium Guia,has been closed for a month in january of the New Year! Graham E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Escolas 12, Guia, Albufeira 8200-435, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira  >  Guia
  • Phone Number: +351 289 561 682
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