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Restaurante Dona Barca

Rua da Barca 22, Portimao 8500-588, Portugal
+351 282 481 189
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sardines” (19 reviews)
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (7 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rua da Barca 22, Portimao 8500-588, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

That's a restaurant you can't miss. Very good food and price. Sometimes you have to wait but not for long time. Never give up...

Thank cati134
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely and traditional fish restaurant ,friendly service,excellent food thanks to the Lady chef and staff floor

Thank Mauro Drflamer Q
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Having visited for the best part of 20 years and enjoyed every visit, told numerous people what a great restaurant this was and hoped for more of the same today, I had the most dreadful meal ever. Mains were well below average: Cuttlefish burnt, Steak...More

Thank RAW100_59
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We have been there with another couple. For start we got home made bread with sardins pate, butter, olives. I got seafood rice, my wife got sole fish. Im a big lad and i did not finish my rice portion. It was teally big. Two...More

Thank Kamil J
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

They don't really explain the specials of the day, they grunt and say it's all good. Well the sardines were good as was the fish stew. Just put up with the service and you will be Ok.

Thank thirawit l
Reviewed 6 November 2016

A very nice encounter in Portimao. We looked for genuine restaurants and we found Dona Barca. The grilled fish is what we highly recommend; Sole, Seabass grilled to perfection! Juicy, tasty, yes we had two dinners and one lunch here (if you come for lunch...More

Thank nrjlasa
Reviewed 15 October 2016

In most of Portugal the Prato da Dia or dish of the day includes the bread and olive starters, a main meal, and a drink but here it just means a main meal everything else is extra and can lead to an expensive lunch, try...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Wide selection of local food; everything we tried tasted very good; moderate prices; friendly staff; Seating a bit crowded, but as a compensation you easily get into contact with others.

Thank puetzfu
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Dona Barca is the only place in Portimão and surrounding area (including Praia da Rocha) where you should have fish. The fish here is guaranteed to be fresh (many times just out of the boat) and because of the high number of clients there are...More

Thank Jorge G
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I wanted to visit this local restaurant because of very good recommendations at Trip advisor. So, we were travelling in Portugal, Portimao was one of our stops. So, we finally found our hotel, we were cold of huge Atlantic wind and were thinking were to...More

Thank Inetabu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 02:00
Monday
18:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 02:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Barca 22, Portimao 8500-588, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao
  • Phone Number: +351 282 481 189
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