Restaurants and Nightlife
The Algarvian cuisine is very rich as is its pastry and liqueur wines. Be sure to try a liqueur or the local sweet Dom Rodrigo. There is a wide variety of excellent restaurants to please even the most demanding. Some of the ones we recommend:
A Ribeirinha, on Barca street ,Portimão
In charge: Mr. Joao
Nice restaurant, with simple decor and friendly atmosphere. The menu suggests typical dishes of the rigion.
All Beef, Praia da Rocha, Portimão
on Avenue V3 - Praia da Rocha
Tel: 282 496 261
Dockside Marina, Praia da Rocha, Portimão
Marina of Portimao with a wonderful view over the sea
Specialties: Seafood, different Cataplanas, Fish in Salt, Flambé meats, Flambé pancakes.
Titanic, Praia da Rocha, Portimão
Engineer José Bivar Street, Columbia-building basement, Parai da Rocha, Portimão
Hotel Algarve Casino, Praia da Rocha
For a special dinner, the restaurant Aladino features daily shows and international artists. With a magnificent view of the ocean, you can enjoy the rich national and international cuisine.
La Dolce Vita Pizzeria
Mar Azul Building on Tomás Cabreira avenue, Praia da Rocha
Tel. 282 419 444
Considered the best Pizzeria in the Algarve where everything is made with homemade pasta. Accepts Credit Cards
Café Del Mar, Portimão
Tomás Cabreira avenue, Portimão 8500-802 Portimão
Tel.:282 431 420
Campu's , Portimão
Address: Urbanização Quinta Nespereiras Lote 14, Aldeia Carrasco, 8500-444 Portimão
Tel.:282 475 270
Chefe Silvestre, Sesmarias, Portimão
Address: Urbanização Sesmarias Lote A1-lj A, Sesmarias 8500-770 Portimão
Rua da Ribeira, 11 - Alvor
In charge: Mrs. Isabel / Mr. Soares
Situated between the Ria (estuary) and Alvor beach, the restaurant has two indoor rooms and a terrace. Sticking to tradition and as it is just meters away from the fish market, it serves many fresh fish and seafood dishes.
In charge: Mr. Amadeu Henriques
Specialties are made with fish prepared in different ways. The wine cellar features wines from Alentejo and other regions. It has a boat to transport guests to and from the Marina of Portimão.
VillageInn, Mexilhoeira da Carregação
Tel. 282 412 036
Good environment in a cozy and welcoming space. European cuisine and personalized service. Credit Cards accepted. Closed on Mondays.
Marisqueira Rui (The seafood place), Silves
Tel. 282 44 26 82
In charge: Mr. Rui
The seafood restaurant Rui is undoubtedly one of the most famous restaurants for seafood. Here you can find the widest variety of seafood that the Algarvian coast has to offer.
Quinta de S. Bento, Monchique
The restaurant conveys a mixture of British influence and elements of a tipical farm house from the hillrange of Monchique. The owner played significant part in preserving the core feature, as she looked after the farm house and re-created in its restaurant the ambience of a dining room, as it operates within the main building.
O Ribeirinho, Main road EN125, town of Guia
Those who visit the Algarve should at least once taste the incomparable chicken with chilli, preferably in its origins: the town of Guia.
Café Correia, small town of Vila do Bispo
In charge: Mrs. Lilita / Mr. Baptista
Restaurant offering excellent cuisine, focusing on the regional dishes of Costa Vicentina. Especially fish and seafood. Very nice dinning rooms and friendly service.
Marginal avenue - Block 4, Shop 1, Praia da Rocha, Portimão
Tel: 282 411224
Casino Praia da Rocha
Tomás Cabreira avenue, Praia da Rocha, Portimão
Tel: 282 415 001
Tomás Cabreira avenue - S. José Building, Praia da Rocha, Portimão
Tel: 282 414 872