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Sao Goncalo Restaurant

Rua 25 de Abril 79, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
+351 282 792 426
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“steak” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua 25 de Abril 79, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 140 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here at least once during our annual visit to Lagos. Can't fault the food, lovely fish dishes & a warm family welcome.

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We visited here some years ago and wanted to see if the food was still as good. We were not disappointed. It's a small restaurant so can be difficult to get into, but when we arrived at 9.30 they were very accommodating. My wife had...More

Thank yugs
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Steak not cooked well, bad crème brule and bad coffee. Overpriced for what you get. Would not recommend this place.

Thank Jimmy V
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We stopped here for lunch and had the Vegetarian Paella. It was very tasty, however I wish we had gotten 1 each instead of sharing.

Thank Joey246
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice food in fairness. Service needs improvement. Know Lagos way and tbf it's not top euro style service but still. That said, lovely food. Price like all inside city walls is OTT

Thank sjml1
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife had our dinner at this restaurant, wasnt the best one nor the worst one, although for the price we have spent we were expecting better service. Next day we went back to order some drinks and desserts but was told that...More

Thank Gergely G
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely typical Portuguese restaurant, the food is cooked well and the friendliness and service of the staff us exceptional, they remembered us when we returned for a second meal, my partner had black scabbard with bananas which did not sound appealing but...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Made the mistake of choosing this restaurant whilst passing. Poor unattentive service, waiter not interested, ordered chicken in mushroom sauce came to table swimming in a watery curry sauce. Funeral music playing in background. So many good restaurants in Lagos walk right past this one!

Thank Andym1889
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Best steak you will get in Lagos. I've been coming here for years and it's always been amazing. Friendly staff and its a lovely family run restaurant. All the food is really nice but the steak is just exceptional! Definitely go here if you get...More

Thank danilh92
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The Fado singer tonight, with her two guitarists, was lovely to listen to. No extra charge for this Friday night extra. I can understand some of the comments on here about the service. The boss is a bit dour, and because everything is cooked fresh...More

Thank Allan M
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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 25 de Abril 79, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 792 426
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