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Restaurant Yolo

Rua da Praia, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
+351 911 509 283
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (38 reviews)
“croquettes” (17 reviews)
“pork kebab” (6 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Praia, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I like the way YOLO keep to a limited choice menu....and then deliver it well. The tuna tartar with wasabi was gorgeous. Even the house wine was good, very drinkable. Very reasonably price for what is served up to you, and with a smile. Well...More

Thank DVD R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a beautiful dinner here, love the simple menu and very reasonably priced for 2 or 3 courses . We tried the fish cakes and tuna tartare for starters, both delicious but the tuna was definitely the winner . We followed this with crispy...More

Thank 140nadine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As the name suggest, “you only live once” so this is must visit for dinner in Luz. It is a really good restaurant, with fantastic food and excellent customer service. The food was really tasty and fresh and also very good value! We found the...More

1  Thank rachlc1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A first visit to YOLO for us even though we’ve visited Luz for years. We will definitely return. The chicken croquettes were gorgeous along with the goats cheese. We will definitely be back we’ve heard the ribs are the best :)

2  Thank Debra S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little restaurant. Fabulous staff. Menu is interesting but they might need to change it up a little for those who regularly dine there. However The quality is always exemplary

3  Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our meal this evening was exceptional. The set menu is great. The fish cake starter was delicious, stylishly presented and plentiful. The spare ribs were melt in the mouth, whilst the steak was tender and cooked to perfection. Dessert was also perfect..! The staff were...More

4  Thank Brianjodie
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Heard so much about this restaurant that I felt I must give it a try! Something needs to be done about the very poor booking process. Phone never answers and a message must be left to make contact, a most frustrating experience. Surely in the...More

Thank Eanna57
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Best meal of the week! I had the blue cheese salad to start, vegetarian risotto for main and the white and dark chocolate tart for dessert. Portion sizes were perfect. Me and my partner had 3 courses each I had two glasses of wine and...More

4  Thank Kellie B
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here last night and the food was superb , I had fish cakes to start and Sea Bass fillets for main course . My wife had cold Beef to start and Italian Chicken for main .quirky little restaurant , really helpful staff and great...More

2  Thank sezle
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We had two fantastic trips here to Yolo. The food is very good, and the fixed prices are very reasonable.

4  Thank Jordan M
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12 August 2016|
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Response from Lucy S | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but none of us were vegetarian so we didn't have any!
Peta P
9 October 2015|
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Response from harp s | Reviewed this property |
We were served a gluten free meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$23
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Praia, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 911 509 283
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Restaurant with a fixed price menu. We serve a 2 or 3 course menu for a fixed price from 19,75 for 2 courses.
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