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Dom Rodrigo

Aroeira - Altura, Castro Marim 8950, Portugal
+351 281 956 505
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“black pig” (2 reviews)
“tuna belly” (2 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Aroeira - Altura, Castro Marim 8950, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

in the middle of nowhere - the best and typical food you can get. meat (pork stew) and fish (tuna belly) - both super delicious! 35€ for two person - it was excellent, we would go there again!

Thank Volker R
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Recommended by our hosts at Quinta de São Gabriel, Dom Rodrigo was definitely a wonderful find! Original dishes, lovely house wine and great personal service made our evening perfect and we wouldn't hesitate to go back again. Thank you!

Thank DuoCalgary
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The Dom Rodrigo restaurant is family owned and operated. The slight chaos is just to distract us of the friendly service and excellent Portuguese food served. We were a party of four and asked for three servings of pork with clams. It was delicious. The...More

Thank PedroFigueira
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Difficult to find, so here are the GPS coordinates: 37°11'47.6"N 7°30'45.6"W or 37.196547, -7.512655. Very good restaurant with an English speaking owner, who is personally involved with his guests. We have had a number of very good dinners. Recommended!

Thank AdriNederland
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is the second time we have visited this area and we were very much looking forward to coming back to this restaurant. The local food was absolutely delicious once again and the service excellent. The somewhat rustic building provides for an authentic dining experience...More

1  Thank Pete N
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This restaurant is Popular with Portuguese and tourists. They speak English and perhaps more languages. The boss is Antonio nicknamed "To" and he explains the menu well. Traditional dishes like black-pig cheeks are yummy, tender and unforgettable. Tuna belly is also amazing . Black pig...More

Thank dorothyeasson
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Have now been twice and it is one of our favorites in the area. Tucked away from busy beach area but well worth the short drive. Staff are very attentive and you do not feel rushed.. Lovely family run and food is very good quality...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

In the countryside, next to nothing.After a good beach day. Very nice people serving you, good service. The food is Algarve's and Alentejo typical. Good pork, seafood and fish dishes -grilled and other. Try tuna fish, clams and seafood rice.Rich and addequate desserts. An experience...More

Thank AugustoFolque
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I like this restaurant and the owner. The food is tasty. Clams and pork excellent. Atmosphere was nice, sat outside. Service really good at first but as the restaurant filled became more patchy! Getting the bill was a real fight, in the end had to...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Just arrived home after our visit to Dom Rodrigo. When 8 of us turn up to a small place it can be a little daunting but the owner and staff were so welcoming and accommodating towards us. 4 of our party had fish dishes including...More

Thank Gareth R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aroeira - Altura, Castro Marim 8950, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Castro Marim
  • Phone Number: +351 281 956 505
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