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Restaurante Brisa do Rio

Rua Joao Vaz Corte Real 38, Tavira 8800-351, Portugal
+351 915 434 452
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (64 reviews)
“clams” (34 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Joao Vaz Corte Real 38, Tavira 8800-351, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group enjoyed their dinner here, I had steak and the sauce was lovely. Good service. Many english here

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice small restaurant. Cool bohemian interior design. Very friendly staff, knows what to suggest, even if You do not know what to choose. The food was very tasteful. Especially I liked grilled white fish and the chocolate dessert was divine. Wine choice was good...More

Thank karolinas749
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great little restaurant, not far from the river, good selection on the menu and helpful staff. Value for money and well worth a visit. Not sure they have outside space but clean and tidy inside.

Thank Wally139
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

4 local expats and a visiting Uk couple were looking for a restaurant for an evening meal on Monday 26th February. Fortunately we found this restaurant open when most others were closed, so we booked a table. We were made very welcome and ordered a...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely well run restaurant with friendly staff, and lovely food at a reasonable price - Well worth a visit!

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed four weeks in Lagos with my wife. In the middle of our longstay we decided to visit Tavira for two nights. We chose Brisa do Rio for our second dinner there. It was the perfect choice. I had squid for starter and my...More

1  Thank noxo123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant without making a booking having read the reviews on trip advisor. We were not disappointed. Even though it was a Tuesday evening in Feb there was a good mix of several nationalities. My partner and I had - fried squid and...More

Thank Sally R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed this enough to go back. It's popular and busy, and the young waiters manage to keep very good-humoured through it all. As with many places in Portugal it pays to ask advice -particularly about wine. Great giant prawns in garlic and chilli and...More

Thank Jazzer1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 20. Excellent food and service enjoyed by everyone. No complaints. Waiters were good humoured courteous and efficient. The free drinks at the end were very generous. Well recommended.

Thank johnburchett
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Very busy with locals and Brits despite it being early February. Lovely staff and nice menu. We enjoyed our meal but it didn't blow us away. We would try it again

Thank Ian S
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John Z
13 August 2017|
Response from cazbaz2 | Reviewed this property |
John - I hope you got booked. I am a TA reviewer rather than the restaurant Regards Carole
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Joao Vaz Corte Real 38, Tavira 8800-351, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Tavira
  • Phone Number: +351 915 434 452
Situated in a quiet street near the banks of Tavira, in the small terrace is one of its greatest charms, but also has a large interior room.
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