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Rocha da Palha

Rua Nossa Senhora dos Navegantes, Armacao de Pera 8366-913, Portugal
+351 282 315 596
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (16 reviews)
“fish” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Nossa Senhora dos Navegantes, Armacao de Pera 8366-913, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 160 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had visited here once before some years ago and were neither impressed or disappointed. We were out with friends who liked the location so we decided to give it another chance. Staff were friendly and helpful, three of us shared a Sea Bass and...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been here on many previous occasions and it has always been fabulous. However if exceptions make the rule, then Rocha da Palha had a major exception at our last visit. Universally it was agreed that I made the right choice of main course, however...More

Thank PandNB86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When the 'shaven headed' manager is away, so is the service. You are greeted by a weird lady who then seems to be looking for her broomstick to take off.....and no one picks up on things. On 1st October it was a disaster with 3...More

1  Thank Willywilson1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This establishment has a beach location and is very easy to find within the small village. Whilst I felt that every other restaurant I checked the menu at was a bit of a tourist trap, I would exclude this particular place from that suggestion. It...More

Thank FairCritique4U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good but not exceptional! The prices are a bit high according to the quality! Noisy and the service is too slow!

1  Thank Vitor G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great place but better location! Awesome place to eat and we enjoyed it. Service was a bit standoffish until they started talking to our portugees friends but really gave us a good service. Menu is good and personally i really enjoyed the salmon kebab. Some...More

Thank RobbertJacobs
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed it here. Vilalara booked and there seemed to be some confusion with our booking but after a short wait with a drink the lovely lady sorted us a table at the front looking out over the beach. Had fish soup, fish main and we...More

Thank travellervg
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little hidden gem 💎 right on the beach front with a really chilled out vibe and atmosphere!! The venue offers laid back beanbags and candle lit lanterns on the beach with table service to your beach table. Staff are really friendly and very very...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had visited this restaurant on previous visits to Armacao de Pera and for the first few visits it was an enjoyable experience. However, something changed and the last time we were there both the service and food were below par. We have always referred...More

Thank miasgrandad
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great view! Great service! Need to book as can be busy! Ideal setting and food is fabulous... Especially love the prawn and monkfish kebab! Even better can follow meal with cocktails on the beach and live music

Thank Lucy R
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Questions & Answers
11 August 2017|
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Response from Mayur124 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest calling them. As previous answer, if your group is not too large, it should not be a problem getting a table without booking. However, bear in mind that it is the peak season... An alternative would be to... More
3 March 2017|
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Response from PandNB86 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they have a web site . So I don't think you can view the menu anywhere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Nossa Senhora dos Navegantes, Armacao de Pera 8366-913, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Armacao de Pera
  • Phone Number: +351 282 315 596
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