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Fortaleza da Luz Restaurante

Avenida dos Pescadores No 3 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
+351 282 789 926
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Avenida dos Pescadores No 3 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fabulous food in a beautiful setting. Beautiful views out to sea. Excellent quality and generous portions. I can highly recommend the salmon. Varied menu and reasonable prices. Courteous, friendly staff, great service. Reservation recommended.

Thank Taitfamilyhols
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I ate her on Wednesday lunchtime, 18/4/18, and whilst the menu did not list Gluten free ingredients as we were dining on salads it was not a problem. I really enjoyed the traditional Portuguese Octopus salad a real treat. We will return...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I had dinner at this restaurant on 6th April. The place is located inside one of the old forts that guarded Portugal. The host was very gracious, the food was lovely. We had a Monk Fist and Cod and the dessert was...More

Thank bigbozer
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had beautiful lunch here with my family.. amazing view amazing food, friendly staff. The prawn linguine was to die for! Well worth the price! Loved it !

Thank Abi7213
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great views , lovely afternoon glass of wine - was relaxing . Writers friendly . Will be back to try the restaurant .

Thank Darren B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to come here for dinner after visiting earlier the same week for a drink with 20 others and was impressed by the fortress like interior. It was quiet, but we still had to wait for service, with mediocre food served from the set...More

Thank unibabe
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked out after being repeatedly ignored . Sat on outside balcony for 10 minutes and nobody took our order . My wife went inside and the waiter said " yes we know your there ! Then turned his back and walked away . We came...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

12 of us ate at this restaurant to celebrate our friend's 60th birthday. All of us ordered different dishes so that we can try many foods. I had the seafood soup which was very good and unfortunately we could not finish it. The gammas for...More

Thank M W
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Along with the majority of restaurants in this resort OVERPRICED and OVER Rated. caters for the ex pats with no real interest in visitors

Thank Phil K
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Good food at a good price with attentive staff. Good house wine and nice outlook despite,the windy weather

Thank Roger T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida dos Pescadores No 3 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 789 926
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Description
17th Century Fortress serving traditional Portuguese; freshly prepared, locally sourced with breath taking views across the coastline.
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