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A Quinta

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Rua Vale Formosa, Loule, Portugal
+351 289 393 357
Mon - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Dublin, Ireland
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100 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Basic plain food cooked to perfection......what a delight. My annual visit to this establishment is always worth the drive.........very nice ambience in a spotlessly clean premises and staff that are eager to enhance the customer's' experience.

1 Thank Gerry C
Bedford, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite a hiccup losing the head waiter, Nick, last year things are back to normal. Everyone in your party must have a different choice so that you can taste all the wonderful things on the menu.

Thank Wilks_13
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think A Quinta has an excellent lunch menu. The choice is limited but it's cooked to perfection and the food quailty / price is excellent. No complaints at all! Well worth a visit.

Thank MyTravelsMyReviews
Maynooth, Ireland
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Booked here on recommendation for my husbands 30th birthday. I stated it was a birthday when booking but didn't get anything special at all. A little disappointing. However, the food was fantastic. We will return at some point.

Thank Kate H
Algarve, Portugal
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137 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

A nice little restaurant at mid range prices. The food is consistently acceptable but very predictable. Basically the menu hasn't really changed in the last 10 years.

Thank CTAlgarve
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I took a large group of people to this restaurant last week which everyone really enjoyed. A big thank you to all involved at A Quinta for making the evening a success. The food quality and attentive service really does gives this restaurant the edge over others in the QDL area. We will be back on the next visit to... More 

Thank Andrew M
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful evening in an ambient setting with the friendliest of staff & consistently high standard of food. I would recommend the cauliflower soup, comes with a little surprise & the grilled tiger prawns were sumptuous! Great night Mark, Michelle & the team. See you soon!

Thank Mark A
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The restaurant is beautiful and the staff great. It was not busy when we were there midweek -we sat down at 7.20 pm, and despite 3 courses were leaving an hour later. The food came so fast it was exhausting, no chance to enjoy it at all. I venture that my main course was reheated and not freely cooked, as... More 

Thank georgina056
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

My biggest sadness is that in all our visits to the Algarve over the last 15 years we have never eaten at A Quinta!! Anyway we have now put this right and wow! what a fantastic evening. We were a party of 7 and they kindly managed to squeeze us in at 9.15 on a busy Friday evening. A menu... More 

Thank KJW_21
Greater London, United Kingdom
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256 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We always visit this restaurant when we are in the Algarve and have been doing so for the last 14+ years. It maintains very high standards of food and service and as such represents good value. This time we went twice and it was very good. The only disappointment was that Nick, front of house, had left and gone back... More 

Thank Max H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$65
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Vale Formosa, Loule, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule
  • Phone Number: +351 289 393 357

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