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Review of Bistro Central - CLOSED

Bistro Central
Cuisines: International
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Stylish lounge bar , chilled vibe with large terraces. Serving wines from all over Portugal , cocktails and kids mocktails too! Main sporting events shown too. Plenty of seating inside and out.
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Our usual restaurant on the beach was closed on Sunday - so we came here, and the food was excellent, lovely fish soup, very good and enormous prawn and avocado starter and perfectly grilled salmon, sardines and sea bass ( not over cooked) for main course. One of us ordered pasta with prawns, which again was very good. Another had perfectly cooked plump mussels.
Overall we were very impressed and look forward to our next visit!

1  Thank Dickson D
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Caren R, Owner at Bistro Central, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Thank you very much.
Caren

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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Went without booking but were shown to a seat straight away. Be prepared for a wait as they were busy and only 2 staff out front, which didn't bother us. Food was lovely when it came and was worth the wait. Try it.

1  Thank ericity
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

The prawn curry the best meal I've had in Salema! Not sure why there are such bad reviews on this restaurant....food brilliant & very friendly service. We would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Fernleighrd
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

This restaurant is in a good location just behind the beach on the main street of Salema. Myself and my wife had a very nice meal here. I had a lovely vegetable soup to start followed by Golden Bream and a nice Tiramisu for desert. My wife had the fish soup, lamb chops and Chocolate fondant pudding. All the food was tasty and well presented. Service was friendly and although it was busy we got our meals in good time.

The restaurant is only small with tables very close together, which you may find cosy or uncomfortable depending on who is on your neighbouring table. I found there was a nice relaxed atmosphere and would not hesitate to recommend this restaurant. It’s not spectacular but is very pleasant.

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Thank Worslesr
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Have been coming to Salema for several years and have eaten here before but since it has changed hands the level of service and quality of the food has deteriorated significantly. The staff, especially the so called manager were very rude when we complained and would not acept any resposnibilty for the poor service and food. Needless to say we will not be going there again.

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1  Thank judithtoole
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