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A Fabrica

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At the Beachfront | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
+351 282 761 492
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00:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 00:00 - 23:00
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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We decides to have lunch here as part of a relaxing day with Burgau sadly not fully up and running due to it being early season. Friends recommended A Fabrica and it lives up to its nr 1 ranking as it is fabulous. A varied lunch menu provides plenty of choice and having opted for the quesillades we were treated... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant and were not at all disappointed. Fabulous food - I have never tasted chicken that good, others in the party had Lamb, Prawns and Pork - and every plate went back empty. Beautifully presented and friendly service - definitely a return visit.

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Lagos
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good buzz when most of Praia da Luz sleeps! Great atmosphere and friendly staff. Inventive menu well executed.

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cheltenham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

We've been travelling to the area each summer for the past 8 years and always eat at Fabrica in Luz numerous times during our stay. The food is consistently good and the dishes are always imaginative. It's great for families and couples alike. Service is good to. We really look forward to going back again this summer.

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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant is above the norm in its dependability and assurance of good food, always attentive, mannered staff and predictably elegant company. Some portions of mains are relatively small but invariably delicious. With appetizers and desserts, all one's culinary needs are catered to. At this comfortable restaurant, much thoughtfulness is invested into the presentation and taste of every item on... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Been here on many occasions and the food is always absolutely outstanding and great value. Superb atmosphere in one of Luz's traditional buildings - it used to be the cannery for the fishing industry. Need to book well in advance to secure a table during busy times.

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Discovered this by accident driving down the wrong street. Now been 3 times, every time fabulous. Today a set menu for New Year's Day lunch €40 a head complete bargain, I would pay that for the starter at home. The chef is 23 and incredible. Great front of house in the shape of Libby, but all friendly, family run establishment.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing one of the best meals I've ever had and I'm well travelled, great staff, brothers are very welcoming, the food is just Michelin grade and the who ambience is fantastic along with good music selection, will be back!

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Thank Leviowen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Been all around the world tasting different meals and flavours and this cool, with a great vibe place is up there with the best food and even beverages ever tasted. Everything fresh and home made and super bold in flavour in a good way, will be regular customers everytime we visit. Thanks the Bowen/Owen family

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

A really lovely experience. Waitress/owner was very personable, from booking on Monday to arriving on Wednesday and talking to my inlaws via FaceTime. But most importantly the food was beautiful and delicious and well priced. My husband had fillets of sea bass with curried mussels and I had braised pork belly with stuffed cabbage leaves, mashed potato and crackling -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Cuisine
European, Portuguese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
00:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:00
Thursday
00:00 - 23:00
Friday
00:00 - 23:00
Saturday
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: At the Beachfront | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 761 492
Description
Beachfront restaurant with inside and outside dining. Daytime we serve lunches, snacks, fresh fruit juices, smoothies, teas, coffees, and great home made cakes (including gluten free options) Visit us in the evening for a full and interesting a la carte menu with an international flavour, carefully selected local wines, cocktails, kids menu. Bright and contemporary interior. Open 6 days per week through summer season. Closed Sundays

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