Cottons Restaurant - Alto Golf and Country Club
Live music monday and friday, for dancing and relaxing. Menu offering seafood soup, spinach au gratin, fried Brie wedges, onion soup au gratin, asparagus in puff pastry, Waldorf salad, steaks,prawn curry, rack of lamb, daily fresh fish, prawn curries.
China Town Restaurant
Offering original Chinese cuisine. Set meals available, appetizers, soups, rice, noodle dishes take away and childrens menu. Open daily from 12:00-15:00 and 18:00-23:30. At Estrada do Farol, Edificio Auramar, Loja 1, Carvoeiro.
Serving freshly prepared homemade dishes, pie of the day, beer battered fish and chips, scampi, steak, chilli nachos, fajitas, valencian paella, pastas, sharing platters, 3 course sunday roast and childrens menu. At Rua do Casino, Carvoeiro.
Serving fresh fish, shellfish, lamb chops, chicken piri-piri. all freshly Barbequed, terrace. Open lunch & dinner, closed Sun. Rua do Farol, Carvoeiro.
Windsurf Restaurant and Snackbar
Beachside dinning serving starters, various salads, grilled prawns, monkfish kebabs, cataplanas, fish stew and much more. At Alvor.
Serving authentic indian cuisine. Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. At Rua Do Pescadores, Carvoeiro.
The Captains Table Restaurant & Bar
Meat, fish, seafood, pasta, local specialities, kids menu. Favourites include steaks, ribs, fresh fish, mussels, cataplana, seafood platter. Traditional food cooked to order, friendly service. Veranda with harbour view plus Function Room. Alvor.
A typical Algarvian house serving algarvian dishes. Offering a large selection of fresh fish, seafood rice, grilled sardines, cataplanas, fish and meat kebabs, fillet stone steak and many more meat dishes. At Rua L Faria e Castro 7, Portimao.
Ele & Ela
Serving a mediterranean and asian inspired menu. Open for dinner only, bookings advisable, closed mondays. Central carvoeiro.
Restaurante O Alcaide
Home made food, Portuguese casserole dishes, lamb & chicken kebab, seafood cataplana, fish & prawn kebab, salmon & garlic, fried fish Portuguese style, lamb chops, chicken breast in pepper or Roquefort cheese sauce. Rua do Castelo, Alvor.
Fagins Fish & Chip Shop
Serving traditional battered cod and homemade chips, cod and chicken bites, hamburgers, chicken burgers, sausages in batter, pukka pies, scampi, mushy peas, gravy and curry sauce. AtRua Engenheiro Francisco Bivar 3, Portimao.
Johnny Hates Fish
Home-made american style gourmet burgers and Steaks, plus vegetarian burgers, salads, milk shakes and Ice Creams. Caipirinhas, Kids menu.
Fuji Japanese Restaurant
Typical japanese cuisine serving, sushi, sashimi, tempura and sukiyaki. Vegetarian, childrens menu and takeaway available. Open every day except for lunch monday and thursday.
O Stop Restaurant / Beach Bar
Family run restaurant with BBQ, fresh fish, sardines, chicken, cataplanas, kebabs, fish & clams, seafood rice. Snacks, baguettes, burgers. Home-made desserts. Serving all Day 9am-late. Centianes beach, Carvoeiro.
Tea House Oriental Restaurant
Terraced restaurant serving oriental dishes from China, Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Indonesia. Excellent wine list. Open 19:00-24:00. Closed Fridays. At Praca Vale de Lobo, Almancil.
Ken Los Memories of China Restaurant
Relaxed atmosphere serving Chinese cuisine, includes a terrace overlooking Vale do Lobos Tennis Valley. Open 9:00-23:00. Closed on Tuesdays. At Vale do Tenis, Vale do Lobo, Almancil.
Fish restaurant in Alvor serving fish & shellfish from sardines to giant prawns. Grilled on the terrace, also steaks and ribs. All served with baby potatoes & salad. Open from noon 12.00.
BJs Oceanside Beach Restaurant
One of the few remaining original beach restaurants on the Algarve coastline. Specialises in fresh grilled fish delivered daily from Quarteira fish market. Live music every Sunday and Friday lunch throughout the year. At Praia Cavelo Preto, Quarteira.
Salsa Bistro Restaurant
Offering an a la carte dinner menu offering sole with plantain in butter sauce, traditional Portuguese pork, signature Salsa Bistro duck special and much more. At Alvor.
O Veleiro Restaurant
Offering a simple menu of regional flavors to elaborated International cuisine. At Sítio das Quintas, Porches.
Dona Barca Restaurante
Algarvian restaurant. Fresh fish grilled on charcoal, ribs & lamb chops. The old fishermens quarters with large outdoor terrace, Largo da Barca, Portimao.
The Galley Restaurant
Offering a ocean view terrace serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu includes fresh fish, cataplanas, steaks and a tasty selection of vegetarian dishes. At Luz, Lagos.
A Barca Velha Restaurant
Serves seafood and meat dishes. Separate room for special occasions. Open 11:00-late. Live music on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 21:00 and Sunday from 16:00. At Parque Empresarial do Algarve, Lote 9 - Loja 31, opposite Fatacil, Lagoa.
Indian King Palace Restaurant
Serving authentic Indian cuisine from northern India. At Marina Luxor 23, Vilamoura.
Windsurf Italian Restaurant
Serving english breakfast, toasties, pizza, pasta and various grilled meat and fish dishes. Outdoor terrace. At Avenida Sa Carneiro, Albufeira.
A Tasca Terraço
Typical Portuguese and international cuisine, serving fresh fish, seafood grill, cataplanas, clams, shellfish rice and various meat dishes. Over looking fishermens beach in the old town. At Rua da Bateria 5A, Albufeira.
Escondidinho - The Hideaway Beach Bar Restaurant
Beach bar/restaurant serving spicy prawns , chicken with honey and mustard, avocado salad and blue cheese , ploughmans with cheese or beef, home-made steak and kidney pie plus lobster or crab 24hr notice. Open daily. Praia Grande, Ferragudo.
Vila Velha Restaurant
Serving portuguese, international and vegetarion cuisine. Open tuesday to sundays from 1830. At Sagres.
Os Marafados Restaurante
Serving Algarvian and Alvor regional cuisine , cataplanas, shellfish, fresh fish and meat dishes. Specialities include Dover sole with bananas, algarvian style roast leg of lamb, pork with plums, all with vegetables. Childrens menu available.
Chilli Lounge Indian Tandoori
Indian tandoori restaurant. Speciality dishes include, kashmir chicken, kadai, baltis, goan fish curry, plus all the favourites. Choose mild to hot, from the extensive menu selections. Open for lunch & dinner.
Cabana Fresca Restaurant
Serving filleted pork in dark beer and plums, chateaubriand, fishermans prawns, giant king prawns gratinated with cheese, cataplana of fish and seafood and much more. View overlooking Fishermans beach. At Largo Cais Herculano 9, Albufeira.
Henrique Leis Restaurant
Serving international, French and signature cuisine in a Swiss style chalet; 2 rooms, for Summer and for Winter. Dinner only. Closed on Sunday in July and August, Sunday and Monday rest of the year. At Estrada Vale Formoso, Almancil.
Royal Garden Chinese
Serving an extensive chinese food menu. Speciality is a peking duck menu for 4 people. Takeaway available. At Luz, Lagos.
5 Quinas Restaurant
Directly on the beach. Small family run restaurant serving home cooked meals, traditional seafood specialties, fish kebabs, steaks and chicken piri piri. Open 9:00-22:00. At Praia do Alvor, Alvor.
The Tennis Café is a restaurant and bar located in the Tennis Academys club house. Serving a selection of healthy dishes and fresh juices, daily luntime specials and the famous match point pasta. At Vale do Lobo, Almancil.
Italian restaurant, serving Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. Open all week, dinner from 18:00-22:30. Closed in January. At Estrada do Benagil, Carvoeiro.
Serving traditional portuguese food including fresh fish, cataplanas, seafood rice, chicken piri piri, kebabs and steaks with various sauces. Snacks and english breakfast also available. At Avenida Tomas Cabreira 5, Portimao.
La Bella Luna Restaurante / Pizzeria / Snack Bar
Serving pizzas, pastas, salads, lasagna and chicken piri-piri. Snacks all day, omelettes, vegetarian dishes and Kids menu. All fresh and natural. Takeaway available. Large terrace and parking. Open daily 10am-2am.
Saffron Kitchen Indian Restaurant
Offering indian clay oven cooking. Indoor and outdoor seating. Takeaway available. At Praia da Luz. Lagos.
Maharaja Patiala Tandoori Restaurant
Serving nearly 100 dishes from Northern India. Special childrens menu available. Also offers a takeaway service. Open from 11.30-15.00 and 17.30-24.00, all year round. At Rua Goncalo Velho, Edificio Arcada, Bloco1 - Loja 2, Monte Gordo.
Restaurant Pote Cheio
Open all day for portuguese tapas. Also serving octopus salad, roast sausage, baby squid, polenta with cockles, black pork, steak, cataplanas, monkfish kebabs and clams. Childrens menu available. At Praca da Republica 44, Portimao.
Restaurant Stone Steak
Serving Stone Fillet, Sirloin Steak, Fish & Prawns. Open evenings. Childrens menu. Large terrace in Monte Carvoeiro square, Carvoeiro.
Asia Restaurant Chinese
Serving chinese and japenese food. At Av Thomas Cabreira, Praia Da Rocha.
Il Timone - Pizzeria Restaurante
Serving garlic bread, salads, pizzas and pastas, fresh fish and steaks. Covered sun terrace and play area. Praia do Vau, Alvor.
L Orange Restaurante
International and French cusine . Cold and hot starters. Main menu includes fresh fish, seafood pasta, chicken, duck, spicy beef curry, shank and rack of lamb, and fillet steak. Vegetarian dishes, childrens menu, daily specials and out terrace.
Taberna Da Mare Restaurant
Serving fresh fish, seafood, grilled meats and homemade desserts. Open luch and dinner. At Rua da Barca 14, Portimao.
Roof-top terrace with ocean view. Charcoal grill BBQ, with fish & meat choices, Portuguese, Swiss fondues, Italian pizza & pasta with childrens menu. Breakfast, lunch & dinner buffets. Sushi Fusion, open 8:30am-1am. Carvoeiro.
Portal Do Infante Restaurant
3 al lin one location. Cafeteria do Mar offering breakfast, snacks and ice cream. Restaurante do portal serving traditional Portuguese cuisine and restaurante do infante vip. At Passeio dos Descobrimentos 16, Lagos.
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.
Oliva & Lenha Restaurant
Serving fresh fish and seafood, prawns with garlic, oven baked cod with herb crust, homemade pizza, choice of pasta and risottos. At Avenida Afonso Henriques 9035, Portimao.
Serving rack of ribs with 3 different sizes including the jurassic rack, chicken piri piri, lamb shank, chefs lasagna, billy bunter burger, home made meat pies, with mash or chunky chips and salad, grilled salmon and prawns. At Praia da Rocha.
Rei das Praias Restaurant
Restaurant and bar. Restaurant with dining room and terrace overlooking beach, serves fish and seafood caught daily on the Algarve coast. Bar located on beach access, also serves salads, sandwiches, tapas and snacks. At Praia dos Caneiros, Ferragudo.
Portuguese family run restaurant with sea views. Serving spicy garlic lemon prawns, swordfish steak with peppers, lamb stew in a pot, chicken curry, steaks and much more. At Praia da Rocha, Portimao.
Hang Zhou Buffet
Lunch & dinner every day. Special menus for 2: i.e. chicken with cashew nuts, sweet sour chicken, beef with oyster sauce, fried noodles, fried prawns, fried rice. Open 11am-3pm & 5-11:30pm. rua dr. antonio jose de almeida, nº10, Alvor.
Boneca Bar & Restaurant
Situated on the cliff over the ocean. Traditional cataplanas, fish soup, chicken piri-piri, fresh fish, salads, lamb, grilled prawns. Open 10.00-24.00. At Estrada do Algar Seco, Carvoeiro.
Restaurante Casa Do Rio
Above the fishing harbour offering sea views . International and Algarvian cuisine including a selection of freshly caught fish, tiger prawns, cataplanas, wide selection of beef & kebabs, with Portuguese wines. Open daily. Rua De Sao Joao, Alvor.
O Frango Maluco
Restaurant and Cafe serving chicken with piri-piri, tarte flambe pizzas with cream, prawns piri piri, american ribs, baked cod, spaghetti Bolognese. Open all day 9am-11pm. Boa vista, Carvoeiro.
Cafe and ice cream parlour with beach and sea views. Serving all day english breakfasts, burgers, salads, omelettes, toasted sandwiches and cakes. At Luz, Lagos.
Esquina Restaurante & Bar
Serving a selection of starters, fish, meat, pasta, salads and desserts. Offering fine portuguese wines and friendly service. At Burgau
Shisha Lounge Ladino Restaurant
Serving latin and mediterranean snacks, nachos, cajun chicken wings, spare ribs, houmous and falafel, wraps, milkshakes & a large selection of cocktails. At Albufeira.
Situated in central carvoeiro serving portuguese cuisine. Daily specials, steak, chicken, ribs, duck, mixed grill and fish.
The Cockerel Country Kitchen
Full English Breakfast, lunches. Fresh cod n chips, Sunday roasts, fresh veg, yorkshire pudding & gravy served from midday. Home-made pies, home-made desserts. Long established British restaurant in Algarve.
Xin Yuan Chinese Restaurant
Serving Chinese cuisine, house specials, dishes suitable for vegetarians and vegans and 5 special meals for childen. Takeaway available. Open every day from 11.30-15.00 and 17.30-23.30, all year round. At Rua Pedro Alvares Cabral 28, Monte Gordo.
Delícias do Mar Restaurant
Serving international cuisine and shellfish. At Albufeira.
Serving Portuguese and international cuisine. At Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 27, Monte Gordo
Trattoria Oliveira Restaurant
Situated in the heart of quinta do paraiso offering pizzas and pastas as well as portuguese cuisine. Dine outside with a century old olive tree or inside in a cosy mediterranean restaurant. At Carvoeiro.
Chang Thai Restaurant
Authentic Thai restaurant serving over 130 dishes from various regions of Thailand. At Edificio Rio A Vista, Rua Antonio Feu, Praia da Rocha.
Dalvino Pizzeria Ristorante
Serving home-made thin crust pizzas or home-made pastas. 24 different pizzas and pastas. International menu including scallops and chicken dishes. Italian & Portuguese wines. Terrace with harbour views. Open 18.00-late.
Pig and Whistle
Serving international cuisine. Set in a typical algarvian house with low beamed ceilings this doll like house offers a special atmosphere for family or intimate dinners. At Alamancil.
Vimar Restaurant & Bar
Sole gratin with prawns, cod, pork fillets with figs, cataplanas, prawn curry, chicken breast with mango. Sunday roast lamb with mint sauce & Live music. Open noon 3:30pm, 6-10:30pm. Near Mirachoro Hotel, Carvoeiro.
Jopel Bar - Esplanada Restaurant
Spacious restaurant on the beach at Monte Gordo. Serving traditional Portuguese food. Open 9:00-22:00. Closed on Tuesdays and in November. At Praia de Monte Gordo, Monte Gordo.
Grande Muralha Chinesa Restaurant
Traditional Chinese cuisine. Original dishes offering peking, szechuan, cantonese and hong kong. Air-conditioned. Enclosed kids play area. Open daily 12:00-15:00 & 18:00-23:30.
Arribas D Benagil Restaurant
Serving a varied menu of prawn bean stew, codfish arriba style, tuna pepper steak, duck breast and chicken kebab with fruits. All the dishes have some flavour of Angolan cooking in the spices that are used. At Praia de Benagil, Benagil.