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A Lagosteira

Rua da Lagosteira | Quinta do Paiva - Açoteias, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-252, Portugal
+351 289 501 679
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (57 reviews)
“crab” (17 reviews)
“prawn kebab” (20 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Lagosteira | Quinta do Paiva - Açoteias, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-252, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 425 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited A Lagosteira twice during our 9-day stay and all four of us loved the place - a subtle and very successful blend of professional service and relaxed atmosphere, giving diners a genuine sense of belonging and being well looked after. The chicken with...More

Thank frogtrip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent fish restaurant with choices for all budgets,I had the sea bass which was excellent plenty of choice great value entertainment provided would recommend to anyone staying in the area

Thank 66Mike66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for our anniversary as it was just down the road from our hotel, very nice welcome, nice inside and outside seating areas, shared a dressed crab to start then I had lamb cutlets which were delicious came with a lot of garlic cloves served...More

1  Thank JQuayle33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere really friendly and staff helpful. Food quality not as expected nor menu choices. Was rather disappointed as it wasn't cheap and we went there full of expectations. Unlike some of the other places would not recommend.

Thank Double5x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is well worth seeking out , a hidden gem that serves great food. An extensive menu awaits you when you arrive , full of dishes that are freshly prepared with an emphasis on local seafood . A good wine list is also available...More

Thank RomanticsTaunton31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was last here 11 years and it seems that in growing the restaurant the food has suffered, it wasn't the friendly place I remembered and the food was nowhere near the standard it used to be. The garlic prawn sharing starter meant my father and...More

Thank IzzyH85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great meal here once again, Lamb cutlets and sea bass. Beautifully cooked and presented. Served with potatoes and vegetables. Almond cake was delicious too. Nice family run Portuguese restaurant, excellent service, staff friendly and attentive. A good variety of meals at reasonable prices!...More

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a slightly high prices but a decent menu. We found shellfish too expensive so went with sea bream and calamari & prawn on stick (they call kebap). This kebap was 3/5, fish was 4/5, service was 4.5/5, ambiance with nice garden and very...More

Thank ceran_m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meal with Mrs & little one. Calamari, evidently from a pack, to start. Mrs. Had bbq calamari & prawn for main. Pretty nice. I had the sardines, not the best I've had around here. Kids menu usual and unadventurous. The desert, crêpes etc. Some synthetic...More

Thank Darragh C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on Monday and had a really good meal after the previous night's disaster at the Pinhal. Went for our son-in-law's birthday today. We all had a completely different style of meal and it was spot on. Happy birthday in English and Portuguese with...More

Thank cornishmaid66
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Sue S
22 February 2017|
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Response from Paulo A | Property representative |
Hi Patricia, From begin February until end November we have live music: Tuesday and Friday from 7:30pm a older gentleman with acoustic guitar he plays with passion Portuguese and world music and his music isn't loud... More
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13 February 2016|
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Response from Neale F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kristien, the restaurant doesn't have a website but are on Facebook, so they should have more info there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Lagosteira | Quinta do Paiva - Açoteias, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-252, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira  >  Olhos de Agua
  • Phone Number: +351 289 501 679
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