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Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante

Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-165, Portugal
+351 937 021 204
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, Grill, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-165, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My friend who has eaten at this restaurant many times and loved it had booked 9 of us in for a mothers day lunch treat which we were all really looking forward to, we were seated quickly and ordered drinks and starters, which were very...More

2  Thank de231
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having visited this restaurant on many occasions we couldn't wait to return , what a disappointment the food was bad but the staff were worse, so if you have to complain about anything Beware,the staff are certainly 1 of a kind a bit like sulking...More

1  Thank noreen l
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Once again, an author writes a review which is not only inaccurate but uses the omission of relevant detail to exaggerate the utter nonsense written. As previously said in my response to your email, we served almost 70 guests on Sunday. We had positive feedback...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We pre-booked for New Years Eve. The menu looked fantastic and was indeed delicious. The team pulled out all the stops to make it a fabulous evening. From the moment we arrived we were welcomed & looked after. There was entertainment provided & we danced...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Booked late for new years eve set menu dining, the restaurant had a lovely atmosphere and the whole event was very well organised. Each course that was served was of excellent quality & tasted delicious. Will defiantly dine here again next time were in Albufeira.More

Thank amandaC2449JK
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time write us review following your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and are grateful that you have shared your review for other potential diners to read. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Best place in the marina of Albufeira. The restaurant is on top of a little Hill. You can sit outside on a nice terrace and inside in a nice ambiance. The personal is very kind and helpfull. We have a very nice diner with very...More

Thank aatje
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Went to this restaurant as a family for dinner. The food was good and the service was excellent. We brought our 12 year old daughter and it was family friendly.

Thank TiredofColdToo
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We had an excellent Sunday lunch with dessert, They gave us a complimentary drink and the staff were very friendly and attentive, the view was lovely too.

Thank ShezzaT
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Our first experience of this restaurant was back in 2013 and if you read the review I posted it was of 4 visits and a 5 star rating. A visit the following year wasn't as good which i put down to the menu change. This...More

2  Thank Brummie615
Paul A, Owner at Castelo do Mar Bar, Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Firstly, I want to express our disappointment that your experience was not what you had hoped for. The team work hard to provide quality food and service to our clients and our dishes are prepared from start to finish using fresh ingredients often involving a...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Not only the view was great, the food was exquisite! We loved our time at Castelo do Mar :) My wife had the crusted cod filet and I the ribs. I recommend!

1  Thank Charles P C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

So good we came back for more! Kind and personable service, excellent quality food and drinks. We can recommend the cod, ribs and the white chocolate cheesecake was to die for! Topped off by a great view over the marina, this couldn't have been much...More

Thank jenwill2017
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Jamie C
18 October 2017|
Response from Brummie615 | Reviewed this property |
The website for this restaurant is very good. You should be able to get the info you need from there.
28 May 2017|
Response from Paul A | Property representative |
Good evening, it seems we did not get back to you as quickly as we should have done. Please accept our apologies! With regards to lunch opening, we will now open for Sunday lunch only, serving traditional roast lunches. We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$28
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Orada | Rua da Orada, Albufeira 8200-165, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 937 021 204
  • E-mail
Perhaps one of the most beautiful restaurants in Albufeira, Castelo do Mar boasts unique sea and Marina views, outside terraces and a relaxed ambience in an elegant setting. Our ecletic menu offers dishes of meats, fish, saeafood and vegetarian. Our ROOFTOP CHAMPAGNE & COCKTAIL BAR provides an elegant space to enjoy sunset cocktails and spectacular sea and Marina views before or after dining or for relaxing drinks only. An ideal venue for all occasions. If you have taken the time to write a review and we have not responded to it please accept our apologies. We greatly appreciate that you took the time to do so and offer our sincere thanks.
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