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Moiras Encantadas

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Rua Miguel Bombarda 2 | Paderne, Paderne, Albufeira 8200-495, Portugal
+351 289 368 797
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We went with friends and enjoyed a very good fixed price menu. Wine included as well. Waitress was very attentive and we would definitely go again.

Thank Chris395
Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Not the best location. We eat on the small terrace, but the inside is more attractive. The food was basic, but really tasty, and the service was good.

Thank nickbex2016
Sheffield UK
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant a few times and it is getting worse. I assume the two youngsters that serve at table are the children of the owners because they used to have a maitre d who was very welcoming. The food is very average and very Portuguese but the scowls from these kids serving you make it clear they... More 

Thank marklSheffieldUK
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I really enjoyed eating here, the waiter and waitress were very good and the food was excellent. Home cooked and tasty. If your looking for something different to the usual steak on a stone restaurant try here. The only downside was the cost, most expensive we've had in the Algarve for Years.

Thank Eleanor S
Oeiras, Portugal
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506 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Ok, it's quite off the beaten track in Paderne and you go there just for the restaurant...I've been visiting this place for some 10 years and it continues to be a wonderful dining experience, with a good offer of Algarve countryside cuisine, delicious and varied. Service is a bit informal, with two youngsters who do their best to please. They... More 

Thank pjm_pt
Marbella, Spain
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 April 2016

I have been several times to this place. It is fairly consistent but has the odd blip. Sometimes the food is michelin standard other times not. The service is good but the waiter could be more cheery. If they changed the menu i would go more often as i like the atmosphere both inside and particularly outside in the summer.... More 

Thank josefilipe73
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Moiras Encantadas is located in a cellar underneath a cafe in Paderne. It is clean and well decorated with some paintings of the owners wife. The owner does all the cooking himself and he deserves a medal, his wife serves the meals, it was the best meal we had while around the region of Paderne. We shared a mixed starter... More 

1 Thank YorkshireTemujin
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Weve been to Moira 3 times over a 10 year period and always been dissappointed. It never lives up to our expectations. Its such a pretty restaurant, but the food is never great.

Thank Val S
Estoril, Portugal
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Summer period, turists, XXI century and you cant pay by credit card. Guess why? Because there is an ATM machine outside in the street just around the corner. So lets destroy the confort of the costumers and make them go there withdraw money to avoid bank fees and IRS. Cash based economy, great! The food is good but the service... More 

Thank RDMarques
Albufeira, Portugal
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Me and my partner come from albufeira area and we like to go elsewhere to eat so we decided to try this restaurant, the waiter was very friendly and explained everything on the menu to us. We decided to have the set menu for 25 euros each person. With that we got a 4 dishes off the starter menu..all the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Miguel Bombarda 2 | Paderne, Paderne, Albufeira 8200-495, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira  >  Paderne
  • Phone Number: +351 289 368 797

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