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La Gioconda Pizzaria & Trattoria

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Avenida Tomas Cabreira | Edifício Torres da Rocha loja 1, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-802, Portugal
+351 282 417 861
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Ended up here when the restaurant we were looking for was empty - there is nothing worse than being the only people in a restaurant, no matter how good it might be. Varied menu with plenty of choices and we both chose a salad because we were still full from our lunch. Tasty and plentiful with lovely fresh ingredients -... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

After reading about this restaurant being good with its wood fired oven I was very disappointed with the Mediterranean Sea food pizza which was described as fresh sea food, which when arrived consisted of four mussels six prawns and loads of Crab Sticks ! At €12 euros very dissatisfied. My wifes was not much better having all the toppings layed... More 

Thank Dave E
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I ate here while on holidays, we found the whole experience a pure joy, the staff were pleasant and efficient, the food was amazing, fresh and hot and quickly served, the price was very good, well worth a visit,

Thank ross45
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has great food friendly staff good value for money Tucked behind another restaurant right at the far end of Praia da Rocha's main Street

Thank cbuss
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanted to write a review about how great and attentive Arthur Nunes is, how professional and welcoming, makes a wonderful berry sangria with strawberry icecream, none of the other waiters compare in this establishment the others i consider slightly abrupt, as we are both working as waiters in other premises I as a bartender and my partner as a... More 

Thank Libby O
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great wait staff. Even of busy nights, very attentive. Good Italian food for the money. Great wine selection. Definitely would go back when back in Praia da Rocha.

Thank vagabondgolfergirl
Drumshanbo, Ireland
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

SuperB place with fantastic pizza, warm and friendly service, very easy to find right on promenade. Really nice place for really good dinner

Thank FabianL1
Drogheda, Ireland
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very unexpected surprise with this place as the menu is quite large and it's tucked away in the back of other restaurants... however the food and wine was great especially the pizza's as they have the only stone bake pizza oven in Praia da Rocha... if you like Italian definitely worth a visit

Thank Darren M
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Not a big fan of pizza but decided to give it a go. The pizza is made to order and had a tasty thin crispy crust cooked in a wood fired oven. They also had a good red house wine service was also good. I'm not giving 5 star because the seating is on flat benches. A bit hard for... More 

Thank tel s
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Super little restaurant,With absolutely wonderful pizza and Pasta.Friendly staff and a good selection of wine. Really enjoyed our meal here and will definitely come back.

Thank adioCork

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Tomas Cabreira | Edifício Torres da Rocha loja 1, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-802, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Praia da Rocha
  • Phone Number: +351 282 417 861

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