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Vila Nova

Estrada do Paraiso | Vila Nova, Carvoeiro 8400-556, Portugal
+351 282 356 011
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (29 reviews)
“tuna” (16 reviews)
“black bass” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 14:45All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada do Paraiso | Vila Nova, Carvoeiro 8400-556, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located just outside Carvoiero centre Vila Nova is great. Good menu, great service. Fresh fish was really great, steak good as well.

Thank Wardfamilyhgate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this restaurant 3 years ago & have probably been 9 times now! It is a lovely dining experience. The food is great, with a slightly different menu. The service fabulous. Great for that Special Occasion. Very Civilised & Sophisticated. Everybody who I have...More

Thank Monkey47vHendricks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here years and is steps away from my parents villa, food is perfect, atmosphere is great and the staff are lovely, this place is faultless and we highly recommend it, never ever have we had a bad meal is truly spot on. The...More

Thank Stocksmeister
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited 3 times in a week, quality food and drink along with friendly welcoming staff! Wished we ate here on our last night, we chose a different restaurant for a change (big mistake!!) highly recommend this restaurant, see you next year!!!

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food, drink and ambience of this restaurant. We ended going there 3 times in 2 weeks. The seafood is particularly good, I really enjoyed the piri Piri prawns and monkfish kebab special. The palette cleanser and glass of port given, are a...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very enjoyable, lovely food and good table service. Menu choices to suit many tastes - fish superb. Wonderful desserts. Only unusual touch was the serving of soft drinks in their tins with straws - looked out of place with the excellent service in every other...More

Thank RussSw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a villa over the road two years ago, and happily stumbled upon this restaurant, we ate here three times in the week and loved every meal, atmosphere is amazing, staff so friendly, service amazing. We have returned to Portugal again this year but...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been dining at Vila Nova for 19 years when we have our annual holiday and we have never been disappointed. This year the food, service and value for money was outstanding. We particularly recommend the Salmon, Sea Bass, Portuguese Steak, Garlic Prawns, Tuna,Tiger...More

Thank Karen1034
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been visiting family in Carvoeiro every summer for the past twenty five years, and we eat out every night we are there. The paper wrapped salmon at the Vila Nova is hands down our favorite dish. Lovely staff, pleasant setting, terrific food.

Thank tomciochetti
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We dined at Vila Nova three times during our stay in Carvoeiro - we had lunchtime snack on the day we arrived at our villa nearby and then had diner on two other occasions. Each visit was excellent. The snack menu covers all the bases...More

Thank CazCharlie
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30 July 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada do Paraiso | Vila Nova, Carvoeiro 8400-556, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro
  • Phone Number: +351 282 356 011
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