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Cantinho Algarvio

Rua Afonso D'Almeida 17 21, Lagos 8600-674, Portugal
+351 282 761 289
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (13 reviews)
“prawn kebab” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Afonso D'Almeida 17 21, Lagos 8600-674, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is without question the best restaurant in Lagos. Family run, excellent staff and wonderful food. Tonight I had the lamb fillet which was just awesome. My wife had the sea bass and said it was the best she's ever had. Daughter had the tagliatelle...More

Thank Tom P
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Excellent food, good service and value for money. Had fresh crabs which were delicious and the monkfish prawn kebab which was very tasty. Carlos is very friendly and runs a good restaurant with friendly stafff. Highly recommended if you are eating in Lagos

Thank Simon859
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

thanks you for the comment Is always welcome

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been coming here for many years and each year it seems to improve. All food is of a high standard (very fresh fish bought daily) and cooked beautifully. Owner (Carlos) and staff amazingly efficient and very friendly. We are always made to feel...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fabulous experience from start to finish. Booked a table beforehand, pleased we did as it was very busy all night! The waiter was very friendly, entertaining and very attentive. The seafood rice was the best we had during our stay in Lagos. Overall a...More

Thank DJE13288
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is well over a year since we were last here but nothing has changed! It is still the best restaurant in Lagos especially if you want fish. It is great value too. There were four of us, three of us had a starter and...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend booked to go to this restaurant last night after seeing good reviews on tripadvisor and we were not disappointed! Id definately recommend you book, we were there on a monday night and we saw a few people being turned away because...More

Thank Thenorthernfoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us for its excellent local food and we completely agree. The seafood and rice speciality was particularly good, full of fresh fish and seafood and I served in its special hot pan but we also really enjoyed our house style...More

Thank rmhayes
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here twice this week, and we really enjoyed the food both times. We had the pork and clam cataplana one night, and monkfish and rice the other. Portion sizes were huge, the pork was lovely and tender and the seafood...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there on our holiday in Lagos and the food was delicious! Plus the staff was soo friendly! They had some veg offers which is kind of rare in Lagos and was really nice! Price- performance ratio was perfect! Even though its in the middle...More

Thank GreLar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here in Sept 17 and could not recommend it highly enough! We booked in advance (we wanted to sit outside) and had a fantastic meal - perhaps our best on the Algarve! We started with the Fried Garlic Prawns which were to die...More

Thank Sarah J
Carlos R, Gerente at Cantinho Algarvio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thanks you for the comment Is always welcome

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Questions & Answers
13 September 2017|
Response from Simon859 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't but restaurant will have
30 May 2017|
Response from Carlos R | Property representative |
Hello We are open from 12 a.m. to 3 p.m. And from 18.30 to 22.30 And closed on Sunday
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Alison R
3 February 2017|
Response from Carlos R | Property representative |
Hello we opened on 06-02-2017 regard´s Carlos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Afonso D'Almeida 17 21, Lagos 8600-674, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 761 289
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