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O Catraio

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Rua 5 de Outubro, Albufeira 8200-109, Portugal
+351 938 186 637
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Myself and partner shared the seafood rice,it was devine. The flavour and seafood was so tasty and fresh,I didn't want the meal to end! The restaurant is quaint and welcoming. Would highly recommend.

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Thank EliseM2013
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6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Most delicious sole I ever tasted ! Very intimate restaurant good ambience. Excellent wine choice lovely polite staff

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoy going here food is always good served with lovely vegetables and great value for money try and go early as can get very busy and service gets a bit slow!

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Thank Elaine E
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both ordered fried sole and grilled cod with house white wine and olives for starters, and one coffee, it was delicious tasty and perfectly cooked, and big portions. The restaurant is charming and you can't help to think you are in a small Portuguese town. The staff seemed to be a family which was great they were very nice.... More 

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cork
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162 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is off the square where you find the best food with the friendliest staff . We ate here three times during our holiday each time was better than the last . We had garlic bread to start , to share . Our main courses were salmon , chicken kebab , lasagne , chicken with gravy and sirloin steak... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this restaurant just by chance when we were walking through the streets looking at the markets. The friendly lad outside was very nice and provided a little menu for us to takeaway and look at which persuaded us to make a visit the next day. We got a nice table outside and had 2 courses each which went... More 

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Kerry Ireland
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

8 of us ate at this restaurant during the Easter break and we enjoyed a lovely dinner. They do a great tourist menu for 11.50 euro for a 3 course meal and a drink. We all enjoyed our dinner and would recommend it. It is located on a street just off the main square in the Old Town Albufeira.

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Thank Martina L
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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267 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into.this place for a quick lunch as it was near our hotel, had the omlette which came out on a big plate with chips & salad which i was not expecting, wife had similar with her meal, decent portions, good service

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UK
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113 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my wife celebrated our wedding anniversary here one evening last October and decided to have lunch from the tourist menu this time round. The offer was three courses with a drink for 11.95 and the food was delicious! I started with the vegetable soup and my wife had garlic bread, both of which were a good standard but... More 

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Albufeira, Portugal
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this place tucked away down the street from the tunnel. Great food, great service and great price. Will definitely return. We had salmon and lamb cutlets. Complimentary port!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 5 de Outubro, Albufeira 8200-109, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 938 186 637

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