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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” (62 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 5 days ago

Probably the best value for money locally and it's packed most nights. Must haves include the Fillet Steak with Pepper sauce or the fresh grilled Squid.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brisa, is a lovely spot for good food and wine. Great selection of meat and fish available. The apple and goats cheese starter is worth trying. This is a very busy restaurant, full of atmosphere. Prices are very fair. Make sure to book - closed...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been visiting this restaurant for the past nine years & it never ceases to please. The service, food & ambiance is always exceptional, and we always come away raving about the place. We would highly recommend the peri peri prawns & goats cheese...More

1  Thank 511Amanda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yet another great evening at Brisa do Rio .The Shrimp curry was superb and the service excellent as always .Octavio is as always the best head waiter we know.

Thank MaggieA52
Reviewed 11 March 2018

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

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 7 March 2018

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 1 March 2018

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 28 February 2018

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 25 February 2018

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

Thank lordblackburn
Reviewed 24 February 2018

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
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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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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