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Esquina Restaurante

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Rua Principal | Opposite the bus stop, Burgau 8650-117, Portugal
+351 282 695 545
18:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 18:30 - 22:00
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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Great meal and friendly staff, steaks were delicious and the house red was good. Starters and desserts weren't quite as good but would revisit.

Thank Petespennies
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Went here last night for a family dinner and it was incredible!the host was so lovely and had a really good personality which instantly made us feel welcome!As for the food,OMG!the monkfish cataplana is a must!Arriving in a pot that looks like a UFO it will literally take your taste buds out of this world!They also gave my boyfriends younger... More 

Thank Shaunna G
Stirling, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

This is our third or fourth visit here. We keep coming back. Service is outstanding and food is amazing. Steak was the best I've had in Burgau cooked to perfection. I would highly recommend the desserts especially the hot chocolate pudding. It is heaven and melts in the mouth (and I'm not a chocolate lover!). Only thing that Esquina is... More 

Thank kittykate26
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

We ate here last night (Monday) after booking a table on Saturday when it opened. Very busy as all but one tables were reserved and that one went straight away. We had crab starter nice but bit pricey. Shared a Cataplana, bottle of house wine small beer and water. Came to €75 which included a tip. Really enjoyed the evening... More 

Thank HopalongNottingham
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Tash and Jorge yet again hosted and supplied an incredible meal and evening. It could only be described as a beautiful experience. Amongst the very best of retaurants in the Burgau, Esquina could never be second best to any! I can't wait to be there again.

Thank mikegford
Mansfield, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015

Fantastic meal, brilliant; staff, food and atmosphere. In 2014 we made a reservation for 10 of us for an evening meal (following 4 of us having had a great dining experience there in 2012) - it was again fabulous. This year we (10 of us!) turned up on spec (as soon as the restaurant opened for dinner), the lovely friendly... More 

Thank Kirsten R
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

We have visited this lovely little restaurant before and came back this week and were not disappointed. Great atmosphere with friendly owners, the Cataplana is amazing, I don't believe you could have a better one anywhere else. Try it!

Thank Alison A
Manchester, UK
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

The monkfish Cataplana is just fabulous, we have tried others but just keep going back! Beautiful restaurant and reasonably priced. :)

Thank Trinibelini
Lancashire England
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

Shared the Monkfish cataplana with a friend and it was absolutely delicious. Would recommnend you try it if in Burgau.

Thank Webchecker
Alcester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

Ate here in May 2015 during a short trip to Burgau. Friendly welcome and nice smart restaurant. Lovely meals all cooked to our liking and served well. The Menu is good but I did find a couple of things could have been slightly clearer in the description but nothing to disappoint. Would recommend easily.

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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
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Principal | Opposite the bus stop, Burgau 8650-117, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 282 695 545

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