We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Casa Do Rio Restaurante

Rua Dom Sancho I, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
+351 282 457 443
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (3 reviews)
“sardines” (9 reviews)
“clams” (8 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Dom Sancho I, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
Write a Review
Reviews (273)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our second trip and we went for our wedding anniversary. Food was good and view excellent (although they could have cleaned the glasse screens. Service was good and we tried to speak a little portuguese that seemed to amuse them - but they...More

Thank MrMichael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant on one of our walks and loved the view so much we booked for dinner for a table for 4 with a view. One waiter in particular is a happy jester and helped make the night an event to remember....More

Thank emmjaij
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fabulous place to dine. If you get a clear evening the sunset is fabulous. The food is great and the staff an offer a special individualness. Superb.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We read the reviews, good and bad, decided it was better to telephone and book so we asked for a nice table and got one overlookung the estuary. The waiters feature heavily in some reviews and when one of them called my wife "darling" I...More

Thank AustinSpeedy
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We always get a friendly welcome from Pedro, the waiter. The service is good and the food and drink good. Today we even had a recommendation as to which cake to have. We have now been coming for twelve years and always have good friendly...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Had a superb lunch recently. Arrived early 11.45 and was not a problem and were shown to a lovely table overlooking the port and views to sea. Sardines. Escabache to start were very tasty in a sweet onion sauce and the Portugues black sausages cooked...More

Thank Chumley85
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Continuing our gastronomic tour of Alvor we took our lunch here today. We had a very pleasant lunch with a good fresh fish shared. Our waiter was attentive and informative. The view is positively stunning. Not many other diners and very high prices.

Thank HolidayEnthusiast38
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

It started well and ended badly. The waitress bought over a big plate of fish explaining it as "fish of the day" which everyone took their pick from. The food arrived and was brilliant across the table, huge prawns, nice fresh fish, good wine and...More

4  Thank A-Nerd
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Can't comment on the food but the wine and service is brilliant. It has the best view in alvor. My friend had a jug of sangria which she said was very authentic.

Thank Bar1
Reviewed 10 October 2016

On our last of 10 days in Alvor we popped in for lunch, The restaurant is not on the main strip but has excellent views over the lagoon. It was empty but we were soon sorted and eating the best sardines we had experienced in...More

1  Thank D0cd
Nearby Restaurants
Steakhouse Faustino's
687 reviews
.15 km away
Ristorante Pizzeria Napoli
306 reviews
.15 km away
A Ribeira
377 reviews
.16 km away
Adega d'Alvor
501 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Church of Misericordia of Alvor
56 reviews
.15 km away
Church of Divino Salvador
55 reviews
.29 km away
Alvor Castle
41 reviews
.23 km away
Trigana Boat Trips
321 reviews
.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Casa Do Rio Restaurante staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Sancho I, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 457 443
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing