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Algarve Restaurant

656 Van Buren Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07201-1625
+1 908-353-5858
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“rice” (17 reviews)
“shrimp” (16 reviews)
“beef ribs” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
656 Van Buren Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07201-1625
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food... Good service... Nice and big portions...Delicious menu. I have been there in the mad 10 years and still great... Recommended!!!😉

Thank Adriana B
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Looking for Portuguese restaurants to try, I found this one looking around online. Menu is typical Portuguese with a variety of meat, fish and seafood dishes, and an extensive BBQ meat menu. I looked at the online take out menu on their web site, and...More

Thank barry m
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Everytime we are in the area we always make sure to stop here for dinner. This time we had friends with us and we were staying over in the area. We arrived around 9pm so we came here for dinner. The wait was unusally longer...More

Thank Rod M
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I have ordered twice from this place. Both times I ordered beef ribs chicken combo meal and both times when I took a bite into the beef ribs I got tiny pieces of bone fragments. I’m sure that’s not how it suppose to taste? The...More

1  Thank ronie e
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

On the advice from the check in staff we ordered our dinner from this restaurant to be delivered to our hotel. We did not regret doing so at all. We ordered the chicken kebab with rice 1/2 roasted chicken with fries wow when they delivered...More

Thank suroginie
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Came in to the Hampton inn late on a Sunday, three choices for dinner delivery. The other two were low rated, this was not. Decided to order and it was really good. Only problem was they only take cash. Food was great.

Thank Rob G
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We have been here several times on our way out of town as we waited for our flight. Food is always tasty with great flavor. We had the pork/chicken dish with rice and French fries. 1/2 pitcher of Sangria and rice pudding for dessert. Staff...More

Thank Rod M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This Portuguese restaurant isn't the MOST amazing place but has decent food and no too pricey. We have been frequenting this place for the last 15 years and the quality and service has slowly been degrading. They're menu choices have reduced and they started adding...More

Thank angelayz23
Reviewed 10 January 2018

The people at our hotel recommended this Portuguese restaurant and they were right-on! The imported white wine was crisp and was an excellent accompaniment to the sea food platter. Shrimp, oysters, clams, lobster - what more could you want? And the rice was just as...More

Thank GJean1565
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the rib dinner. They were so good we packed the left overs in our backpacks and flew home to Vegas. We ate the rest the next day ...stll great tasting RIBS

Thank S8285OHannen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 656 Van Buren Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07201-1625
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 908-353-5858
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