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Henrique Leis Restaurant

Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
+351 289 393 438
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (17 reviews)
“caviar” (11 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (17 reviews)
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
European, French, International, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed the tasting menu at Henrique Leis in June for a birthday dinner. The food was excellent, with a variety of flavours and textures, and, unlike many tasting menus, we did not feel sickly full by the end. The amount of food was just...More

Thank riverside-london
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's expensive but if you've got an occasion,do it...:-).Lunch is good value.Its more suited to adults as it's a michelan restaurant.

Thank samuk202
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a table for four about 6 weeks prior to the date and the reservation was confirmed. It was for a special dinner with friends flying in that evening from the UK and their wedding anniversary. We were all looking forward to a nice...More

Thank HEHW53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated my husbands 70th birthday here with six of our friends and it was just wonderful! The management and staff went out of their way to help make it a special and memorable day! The food and service is excellent and we look forward...More

1  Thank Ann B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

From start to finish this is a stunning place. We opted for the lunchtime special menu and at 18€ for two courses this is exceptional value for money especially as it is a Michelin star restaurant. I don't want to spoil the experience for anyone...More

2  Thank Jo B
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Really lovely evening Stand out was the Egg dish, scallop and truffle dish and the lobster. First amuse Bouche was a bit disappointing and made us worry we had made the wrong choice, not much flavour except for the cauliflower shot which was good. Things...More

2  Thank monakola
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

During the winter season they have extended and refurbished this lovely restaurant . We usually go for dinner but went for lunch, a beautiful day and sitting out in the balcony with a beautiful vista , made the lunch even better. The lunch menu I...More

3  Thank shirtmaker46
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Just returned from a wonderful food experience at Henrique Leis. This was my first visit and booked as a surprise for my Birthday. From the moment we arrived the staff were very attentive. The sommelier was extremely helpful recommending just the right blends for us....More

2  Thank Katrina B
Reviewed 21 March 2017

70 mins each way on bus from Albufeira and 10 euro return plus 30 minute walk up to restaurant from Amancil - still well worth it. Alternative is to get train which is quicker and shorter walk up the hill. Well worth michelin star at...More

Thank brymcd
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The lunch menu of 2 courses for 18 euros was amazing! because with all the amuse bouches and other little extras, we felt we had had a leisurely, long and luxurious meal. The staff were wonderful - attentive without being pushy; the view to the...More

Thank PJaneS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Vale Formoso, Almancil 8135-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 393 438
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