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O Galeao

Rua da Laranjeira 1, Lagos 8600-697, Portugal
+351 966 063 543
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua da Laranjeira 1, Lagos 8600-697, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We'd been several years ago to the restaurant and at that time it was a busy atmospheric Italian restaurant which produced great food & had a feel of quality enjoyed by the many customers. This time, unfortunately, it was a shade of how it was....More

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mauro c, Proprietario at O Galeao, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Sorry, but you made a comment about the wrong restaurant. Please delete your comment and put it in the right place. This restaurant for the past 34 years has been a traditional portuguese restaurant ! And only for the past two years has it been...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found this restaurant by chance and checked it out on trip advisor and saw it had a good rating. We shared a clam and cod fish cataplana and it was delicious! Waitress was friendly and efficient. We didn't find the starters or deserts that...More

Thank BB_SA86
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ended up at this restaurant by chance, and really enjoyed it! Service was great, very efficient and caring. Sea food is really really good and atmosphere is very nice. Restaurant is not on very prominent spot, so it can be easily missed, but do...More

Thank Biljkas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Portuguese restaurant that specialises in cataplana dishes. We shared the mixed cataplana ( clams, prawns and seabass ) which was excellent. Nice wine list which actually gives proper descriptions. Waitress was very efficient and friendly. Restaurant feels quite old fashioned but in a good...More

Thank N5Traveller
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We had an excellent cod and clam cataplana. Plenty for two, and we have healthy appetites. Efficient and friendly service.

Thank John H
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice space with a some tables outside. They have numerous Cataplana dishes on offer unlike most places who only offer it with bacalhau and clams. Food tastes greats and fresh. The staff are really pleasant and friendly. Will love to return again. High recommended.

Thank Serena130
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Had tasty Cataplana and it was filling enough that we couldn't order any dessert. Service is very good and attentive.

Thank shespawn
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Very nice space with a very good service. A fantastic service with a smile all the time. Advising the dishes to choose according to my explanation of what I like best.

Thank AnaPaulaWilson
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Called for a quick lunch. It was not busy but were greeted by a very pleasant waitress who took our order with a smile, and the food was served really quickly. A very basic lunchtime meal but well cooked,hot,tasty, and at a great price. On...More

Thank willhawkins
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Ate there last night, as still March there were only two other guests. Good food and the waitress was wonderful, friendly and efficient. Price was reasonable, has pleasant ourdoor seating for warmer evenings.

Thank mike l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Laranjeira 1, Lagos 8600-697, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 966 063 543
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