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Restaurante Akvavit

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Edificio Vilamarina, Loja 4 | Marina de Vilamoura, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125, Portugal
+351 289 380 712
09:00 - 02:00
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Vilamoura, Portugal
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This restaurant offers excellent service, excellent food and a very charming atmosphere. It offers a touch of Sweden as well.

Thank MrMan747
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The cataplana dish in this restaurant is really excellent as was the dover sole, sliced fillet steak, swedish pancakes. All v. tasty.

Thank lynne022
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a bit early so we were the first guests. Staff friendly and welcoming. The entrees and mains were very tasteful, well presented and we accompanied them with a nice bottle of white house wine.

Thank gerardaVeldhoven
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A varied menu with very good service ,food quality was good served in very pleasant well laid out restaurant. Better than most in the area.Worth trying.

Thank brian m
Telford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here twice on golf trips and as usual second trip was not as good. Restaurant is well liked and has good ambiance, just lacked a bit of menu variety

Thank William W
Formby, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited at the weekend for lunch. Restaurant wasn't very busy but service was still quick and friendly. We sat in the sun on the marina balcony and the view was amazing. We both opted for omelette, chips and salad which was very nice, mine being a little wet for my liking (but everyones taste is different). Will happily return on... More 

Thank Openminded78
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Perfect meal spent here with my other half for both Valentines and my Birthday. I have been coming to Akvavit with family for over ten years and they never disappoint. We love trying new exciting dishes, the menu has such a great selection of traditional Portuguese, French and Swedish to choose from. Fantastic fish and meat dishes, the algarvian cataplana... More 

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

If you like fish you'll love this place, Swedish influence, lots of quirky choice's,as well as Straight forward fish dishes. It's in the marina, not going to be your cheapest meal,but Quality food and service.

1 Thank 107carl
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We had a very nice time here and loved the service and food equally. highly recommended for all tastes. the lunch "Prato do Dia" is also great value and very tasty.

Thank algarve a
Beveren, Belgium
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

we went there already many times and the food was Always delicious. as a starter we Always take the ' Royal akvavit' which is just great

Thank Nico P

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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
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Edificio Vilamarina, Loja 4 | Marina de Vilamoura, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Quarteira  >  Vilamoura
  • Phone Number: +351 289 380 712

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