We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
4 Canadians, 1 Filipono, 1 Irishman and a Brit

Well this was certainly a night to remember. Looking for the best fish and chips in the area we... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Great fish and chips

The friendly and helpful staff at Casa do Povo make for a pleasant visit to the (English-style... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Dunoon, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 26 reviews
All photos (6)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Rua Percursores da Restauracao, Moncarapacho, Olhao 8700-104, Portugal
+351 289 798 521
Reviews (26)
Filter reviews
23 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews fish and chips disabled access a great place to meet mark tina activities community bridge dancing classes pilates expats computers language meals stage euros
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Due to a dispute between the Management and the couple who run the bar, the bar and cooked food facility is closed until further notice. All events and classes remain open.

Thank dc0106
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Well this was certainly a night to remember. Looking for the best fish and chips in the area we were advised to contact Mark and Tina at Casa do Povo. The first pleasant surprise was the dining area.... very informal....just like home. Mark served a...More

3  Thank DeniseA1217
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The friendly and helpful staff at Casa do Povo make for a pleasant visit to the (English-style) fish and chips Wednesday lunches. We paid 30 euros for two very large portions plus desserts and drinks.

4  Thank julieForrester
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We had a really good evening at the Jazz night in the Casa do Povo last weekend. It’s a social event that occurs every few weeks where people can enjoy good music, good company and eat good food. The self service buffet menu consisted of...More

5  Thank Journey553881
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Got lost looking for the museum & saw several people leaving from an exercise class. Asked the way & were taken up to the roof for a panoramic view of Moncarapacho & directions were provided. A small snack bar cafe inside so we had a...More

2  Thank annrV9398HK
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful birthday lunch of the BEST fish and chips ever .... not just in the Algarve but in the world. I’m not prone to exaggeration so believe me, these are fish and chips worth searching out. Fabulous. Good job Mark. πŸ’ŸπŸŸπŸ’Ÿ

3  Thank magnoliapoodle
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I first arrived in the east Algarve - specifically Moncarapacho and Fuseta - just over a year ago. As happens when one first sets foot in novel environs, I explored my new home, discovering along the way a number of good and worthwhile spots. I...More

3  Thank Ross D
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Casa do povo is a great place to meet people or engage in social activities. Lots of clubs, keep fit activities or simply have lunch and exchange some books or holiday reading matter. Nice and relaxed, multilingual, nice people.

3  Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This a great social centre with a great selection of social activities for everyone the one down side is the food at best it can only be described as atrocious, the cook always uses the same excuse that he does not have the facilities, if...More

4  Thank rickuk3
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Okay this is afriendly community centre which just happens to have a nice little restuarant in the complex.You need to book a table easiest is by e-mail teenyweis@gmail.com. There are a lot more things to do including portugese lessons bridge basic stage and many more.You...More

4  Thank 1952bim
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Vila Monte Farm House
599 reviews
1.71 km away
Colina Verde Aparthotel & Golf
67 reviews
3.68 km away
Casa Modesta
151 reviews
4.63 km away
Monte dos Avos Village
30 reviews
5.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 18 nearby restaurants
Restaurant Antonio
454 reviews
.35 km away
Restaurant Colibri
241 reviews
.43 km away
Tapas & Drinks
82 reviews
.44 km away
Da Anas
138 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 nearby attractions
Monterosa Olive Oil Farm
71 reviews
.73 km away
Ilha da Fuzeta
470 reviews
6.07 km away
Horse Riding Center Santa Maria
32 reviews
7.58 km away
Bela Romao Croquet Country Club
35 reviews
3.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Casa Do Povo do Concelho de Olhao staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines