Regional Food & Drink

Restaurant Âncora
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.
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.
Chocolate and sweet store. At Portimao.
O Rouxinol
The restaurant is located in an old hunting lodge and its Swedish owners serves traditional Portuguese and international cuisine. Open from Tuesday to Saturday from 12:00-22:00. Closed December and January. Caldas de Monchique, Monichique.
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.
Casa Alentejana
Smoked bacon, ham, cheese, wines, olive oil, cakes, bread and other regional specialities are traditionally prepared. At Rua Condestavel Dom Nuno Alvares Pereira 20, Loule.
For regional fish and seafood products. Open everyday 12:00-24:00 at Rua do Alportel 38, Faro.
Restaurante 1692
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.
Restaurante Central
Small, traditional Portuguese restaurant with a limited menu of regional dishes. Open daily from 11:00-19:30 at Rua da Igreja, Monchique.
Paxa Wines
Wine tasting by appointment. At Quinta do Quteiro, Silves.
Marys Gourmet
Gourmet food and beverages, decoration, art and gifts. At Almancil.
Restaurant Campus
Regional and African food. Open Tuesday to Sunday 12:00-15:00 and 19:00-24:00 at Urbanizacao Quinta das Nespereiras, Lote 14, Aldeia do Carrasco, Chao das Donas, Portimao.
A Tasca
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.
QBL Unipessoal Lda
Wine producer of rose, white and red wine situated in the Algarve. At Algoz.
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.
Regional and traditional sweets, jams and liqueurs, jelly sweets, gifts for weddings, christenings and special occasions, personalized chocolate messages and offering home delivery.
Restaurant Marisqueira Carvi
Seafood and fish specialities. Open Wednesday to Monday 12:00-01:00 at Rua Direita 34-A, 8500 Portimao.
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.
Rui Garrafeira
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.
Sabores Da Vila
Regional and typical products and wine. Wine club and special gastronomic events every week. Open Monday to Saturday 10:00-13:00 and 15:00-20:00. July and August open till 23:00 at Rua Candido dos Reis 77, 8900-254 Vila Real Santo Antonio.
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.
Restaurant Tipoia
Fish and seafood specialities. Open Monday to Saturday 12:00-15:00 and 19:00-22:00 at Rua Senhora 10 da Tocha, 8500 Portimao.
Restaurant Casa Da Mare
Alvor restaurant specialising in coal grilled fish. At Largo da Ribeira 10, Alvor, Portimao.
Mato A Vista Bar Restaurant
Traditional Portuguese food, with house speciality seafood dishes including grilled fish. Offer a wide selection of award winning national wines. Also event seating for 200 people. At Estrada do Floral, 8200-461 Paderne.
Bar Bacchus
Freshly made breads, food and desserts for breakfast and lunch. Room for private functions available. Free WiFi for customers. Located just west of Porches. Open Monday to Saturday.
Restaurant Os Arcos
Restaurant in Lagos specialised in fish and seafood. At Rua 25 de Abril 30, 8600 Lagos.
Amour Gourmet
Offering portuguese products. The range of products include liquers, bonbons, toasted almonds and wine. At Vilamoura.