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Restaurante Dom Carlos

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Rua Alves Correia 100, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
+351 289 541 224
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Wed - Sun 19:15 - 00:00
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yorks
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Popped in on THursday to book and let them know one of us did not eat meat. Saturday night in the restaurant was relatively quiet which was all the better for us as we got great service from the owners and they let us try a small portion of the dish we didn't choose! Everything was fabulous, including the excellent... More 

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2 Thank magsanddave
London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2015

The restaurant located in a cosy place - close to the beach, entertaining (by the owners) and calm eve. Delicious meal consisting of 5 courses for each person. If you feel like having a quality food and a special evening - this is a place.

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3 Thank LydiaYS
Tallinn, Estonia
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96 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2015

When you turn 30, and spend birthday abroad - you couldnt expect to find SO beautiful and SO tasty-menu restaurant! Peter and Ana - owners of this small restaurant - will make you king of the evening. Attention to each guest just amazes: welcoming from the door, seating, explaining about all dishes, saying goodye and paying - all gives pleasant... More 

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4 Thank Kristina J
Madrid, Spain
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

No Restaurant in Albufeira can hold a candle to this Restaurant! What a gem! Michelin star food ! Anyone with taste and a refined palate must come here. Not the typical Albufeira English crap! Excellent cuisine!

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1 Thank HStephen
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

Will come back to the Algarve just to go to this restaurant it's amazing!!!! Have recommended Ana & Peter to all who will listen. We have been to some V expensive celebrity restaurants in our time. This tops them all. Well done X

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11 Thank Mrskatking
Omagh, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Top class food and service. Pricey but worth it. Owner passionate about his good. We will be back next year

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9 Thank bethwilson123
Clonmel, Ireland
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127 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2014

My wife and I have eaten here twice and really like it. Food is excellent as stated in most of the reviews. Peter and Anna are brilliant hosts and customer service is excellent. Peter explains all the courses and will gladly offer some items not on the menu if available. Take his advice and arrive hungry! On our second visit... More 

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9 Thank Pat H
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Just had to try this restaurant after reading the reviews. So glad we did! The prawn starter was just amazing as was the calamari. The fish cataplana we shared as a main course was excellent and a very generous portion. The husband at front of house was so helpful in explaining the dishes and his wife's cooking so simply magnificent!... More 

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Beccles
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

We visit Albufeira at least twice a year but have never until this time visited Dom Carlos. This is by far the best restaurant in Old Albufeira. The hosts are welcoming, attentive and graceful. The food served is astounding with a superb selection of wines. We arrived at 7pm, ate a truly wonderful five course meal served with amazing homemade... More 

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6 Thank NicadyBeccles
bradford
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253 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I am not going to waste my time telling you how good this place is. Just go and see for yourself. Every thing we ate and drank was nothing short of superb and the service and bonhomie was even better. If you go to Alubufeira and don't eat here you have wasted your plane ticket.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
19:15 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:15 - 00:00
Thursday
19:15 - 00:00
Friday
19:15 - 00:00
Saturday
19:15 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Alves Correia 100, Albufeira 8200-090, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 289 541 224

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?