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Restaurant Terra Utopica

Rua Dom Sancho II 41, Mertola 7750-350, Portugal
+351 962 813 980
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
“bruschetta” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Dom Sancho II 41, Mertola 7750-350, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Mertola was our first port of call in Portugal. It's a beautiful walled town with lots of places to eat and drink. We were staying a short walk from Terra Utopica and ate here on a couple of occasions. The service was second-to-none and the...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Why eat anywhere else in Mertola,if a great location & a beautiful terrace combined with interesting,imaginative food was not enough, then add in friendly,attentive service & you have the perfect place. Had we been staying longer,we would have come here every night.

Thank jmackLondon
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Great service (especially considering it's a staff of two!), and wonderful gourmet food that reminded me of California cuisine with a Portuguese influence left us all so pleased, we came back the next night to have dinner again! Not the cheapest of restaurants in Portugal,...More

Thank mikkel r
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing bruschetta with tomato and garlic, soaked in wonderful olive oil! Salads are huge and delicious! My boyfriend had the jambalaya and he loved it. Sweet waitress. Don't miss this place!

Thank Telma G
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We discovered Terra Utopica on the first evening of our stay near Mertola and kept coming back for the following two days. Next to the stunning views that this place offers the food was just perfect to end a hot day during holiday. And what...More

Thank Branko P
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This cute little restaurant tucked away near the castle offers spectacular views of the river and surrounding area. The menu has several delicious salads on offer (we had the orange and beetroot which was delicious), the tomato and garlic bruschetta and they made the jambalaya...More

Thank Anna I
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A shaky start, the waitress was a little stern. The food was good but overpriced having had meals of similar quality at far cheaper prices. The house wine was very palatable and the service got better as the evening moved on. My partner had the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Unusual restaurant very quirky more like a museum.Good reasonably priced food although quite a small menu.Terrace overlooking the river and jazz music.

Thank moosher
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Located in the old town of Mertola just down from the castle this restaurant has lovely views over the river valley below. There is a large open terrace upstairs and indoor seating downstairs. The menu is good and fairly comprehensive. Prices are reasonable. I had...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a very nice place. Several rooms elegantly decorated with ancient furniture and a very pleasant and cool roof-top terrace overlooking the Guadiana river. Original and tasty starters. Most main courses are unfortunately served with French fries. The service is very kind

Thank Elgabon72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Sancho II 41, Mertola 7750-350, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Beja District  >  Mertola
  • Phone Number: +351 962 813 980
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