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The Black Anchor

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Great ambiance, service and food

We made a daily visit here on our holiday last week as the table service was good and the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wright F
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Lagos, Portugal
Mould on Apple crumble

I have eaten here before and all was fine, however this visit was dreadful. We sat for 15 mins... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Sharon O
,
Praia do Carvoeiro, Faro, Portugal
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Tavira, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We made a daily visit here on our holiday last week as the table service was good and the friendliness of the staff was brilliant! The food was of a good standard and we thoroughly enjoyed it so will definitely take friends back here with...More

Thank Wright F
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

I have eaten here before and all was fine, however this visit was dreadful. We sat for 15 mins and still no one came to us even though they had went to table next to us. We eventually had to go ask if we could...More

1  Thank Sharon O
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Excellent lunch in a sunny river bank cafe on a cold day so hot coffee very welcome then the best ever prawns with garlic & chili. So delicious. Mussels also very good. Service friendly but rather slow.

Thank Angela A
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

A very nice Irish pub that serves a great pint of Guinness. The place also provides good pub food, or if you prefer they have a full range restaurant also. Live music.

1  Thank JoneSigvart
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We visited the Black Anchor this Thursday - just fabulous! Down in Portugal for some golf at Monte Rei, were we stayed, with two friends and needed to refuel for the next round. We were recommended the BA from the Taxi driver (same dude as...More

Thank GoGolf123
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

My wife and I have enjoyed four great evening meals at this Restaurant. The food is excellent and the staff are both friendly and professional. A must visit when in Tavira - we have thoroughly enjoyed each visit - THANK YOU ALL.

Thank peterdaviddouglasb
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Been here a couple of times for a drink. Nicely placed by the river, it is a very popular pub with a good atmosphere. On this occasion we couldn't get a seat outside because it was packed with England v Slovakia football qualifier - so...More

1  Thank davidwilliambarnes
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Visit here every year and normally enjoy great food and service. Service this time was very slow and my wife had to send back her steak as it was so tough. It's a shame as it always features in our annual visit. Have to say...More

Thank CharliLimerick
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

A family of 5, we visited the beautiful Tavira. Then dinner time came so we started looking for a place to have some drinks and dinner all together but it seems that all restaurants are fully booked. So, we went looking for a bar and...More

Thank judyann627
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

We spent most of our evenings here and i have to say it really made our trip! Each night there was a different musician or band on, I especially enjoyed Gary Vesey with his "Ryanair" song. Drinks where well priced. I highly recommend the white...More

Thank kelly_kuju
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