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O Sitio do Rio

Praia Bordeira, Carrapateira 8670-230, Portugal
+351 282 973 119
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (35 reviews)
“percebes” (9 reviews)
“clams” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese, Soups
$$ - $$$
Praia Bordeira, Carrapateira 8670-230, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 5 November 2017

A fantastic place to eat traditional food, no gimmicks, simple tasty with very good service,,very very recommended,,,

Thank Vishvaji8
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Great find near the beach. We had really good barbecue food, omelettes and salad. Definitely recommend if you’re in the area.

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 6 October 2017

It was recommended and we are not disappointed. Good Portuguese cuisine with rich, large portions. Unfortunately the outside places are few and uncomfortable. We sat at long tables inside. Not so romantic for couples, but there is a moving atmosphere.

1  Thank majamiller
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I have visited the restaurant for the first time, due to the good reviews on tripadvisor. Food was awesome(wonderful soup, lovely seabass, great cockles) and serving time was quite short. Friendly and familial atmosphere. All for a cheap and fair price. A place to definitely...More

Thank Cristian L
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This was a repeat visit to O Sitio do Rio having been here whilst on holiday last year. Once again the service, wine and food were all excellent and delivered with charm.

Thank NonesuchE
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We had a good dinner at O Sitio do Rio. As a starter we had the clams and as a main the white seabream. They were great. Although the staff told us the fish as a main was good enough for the 2 of us,...More

Thank Deborah V
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Good dishes of fish and meat, very long wait to order and to eat.. usual in many restaurants during high season..

Thank tacovsky
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived before 8p.m. Reservations were no longer allowed and there was no waiting list... We were told we would have to wait for 1 hour or more but they would only open a waiting list if more people arrived (!?!) Bad education and poor...More

Thank Filipa N
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Dont go to this place. I am sitting here for 1.30 hour still waiting for appetizers. 10+ useless and rude staff. Avoid this place at all costs.

Thank Luis P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Just had lunch for 6. Glad we booked as really busy and service slow but well worth the wait. Good value too

Thank mumscamp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praia Bordeira, Carrapateira 8670-230, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carrapateira
  • Phone Number: +351 282 973 119
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