Regional Food & Drink
Traditional formal restaurant first opened in 1692. Menu features local specialities. Open daily from 10:00-20:00. Located in the main square at Caldas de Monchique, Monchique.
Boia Bar Restaurante
Bar and restaurant which specialises in fish with the caldeirada, the local fish stew a particular speciality. Open daily from 10:30-02:00. Rue des Pescadores 101, Salema.
Family run restaurant with seafood, local dishes and Portuguese wines. Open from 12:00-15:00 Friday to Sunday and 19:00-23:00 Tuesday to Sunday. Closed Tuesdays as well out of season. Reservation recommended. Rua da Praia, Burgau.
Restaurant El Gomes
Restaurant in Lagos with national and regional dishes, especially seafood. Open everyday 10:00-24:00 at Largo Senhora da Rocha, 8365 Armacao de Pera.
Restaurante a Charrette
Local mountain food a speciality along with the more conventional dishes from the Algarve. Open daily from 12:30-22:00. Rua dr Samora Gil 30, Monchique.
Typical Portuguese restaurant in Sagres port, with a large terrace and sea views. Fish and shellfish specialities including local oysters. Open for lunch and dinner. Closed on Wednesdays. Baleeira, Sagres.
Galo DOuro Take Away
Chicken piri piri take away. Also serves full range of home made salads and daily specials including meat, fish and pasta dishes. Roast suckling pig on Wednesdays and Sundays. Open from 12.00-15.00 and 18.00-22.00. At Rua dos Pescadores 114C, Carvoeiro.
Delicatessen and off license selling local cheeses, chocolate, confectionery and a wide selection of ports and local wines. Open Monday to Saturday 08:00-20:00. Praca Ferreira de Almeida 28, Faro.
Small, traditional Portuguese restaurant with a limited menu of regional dishes. Open daily from 11:00-19:30 at Rua da Igreja, Monchique.
For regional fish and seafood products. Open everyday 12:00-24:00 at Rua do Alportel 38, Faro.
Restaurant and beach bar with Portuguese specialities, fresh fish and shellfish. During the winter only open for lunch. During high season open everyday from 10:00-midnight. Praia do Martinhal, Sagres.