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Os Arcos

Rua 25 de Abril 30, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
+351 282 763 210
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible28%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (7 reviews)
“stone bass” (3 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua 25 de Abril 30, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

We were 2 times here. The first time we ordered cataplana, the second - potatoes with tuna. All dishes were perfect. The first time our waiter was very pleasant, but the second was grumpy. We waited for a table the first time because there weren't...More

Thank Aleksandr D
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Ate there twice. Both times excellent food and service. Very reasonable prices. Good atmosphere and colourful when sitting outside.

Thank christinedanner61
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We ate on the terrace and thoroughly enjoyed our lamb cataplana. It arrived piping hot and the portions were huge for 2 people with plenty of meat. The waiters were good humoured and worked tirelessly.As it was so hot only drank water, so cannot comment...More

Thank MICK0950
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Plenty better restaurants near by. Please avoid this restaurant. The staff there weren’t interested in what customers orders.

Thank jemmaspeight
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Don't order the prawn cocktail at 12.50 euros each - they cut the prawns in half to make it appear to be more and filled the dish up with lettuce - real rip off. Ended in paying almost 2 euros per prawn - other restaurants...More

Thank cheryl537
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Just come back from a wonderful 2 weeks in Lagos. We had most of our evening meals at this wonderful restaurant. The food, service and staff are wonderful. Everything is so professional even when they are so busy nothing is too much trouble. Can't wait...More

Thank SueandMichaelFoster
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We decided on this restaurant very last minute. There was only one server that was nice and decent out of the four that we had. Additionally we picked this place because it had outdoor seating and there wasn't that many restaurants open during the time...More

Thank xnguyen03
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Worst meal in Lagos (and the most expensive). I am a Portuguese living abroad and was desperate for an authentic Algarve meal on the first night. We decided to stop by at this restaurant, that seemed nice from the outside and had a nice outdoor...More

1  Thank Joana R
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Service is not friendly here, in fact we were ordering our food and the waiter just walked off to talk to another customer. We all enjoyed the food but I had a piece of completely uncooked pork on my kebab! The plates were taken away...More

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We went in here last night and what a mistake - really wished I'd checked tripadvisor first. I asked if there was a children's menu and was told there was, however after waiting a few minutes and been passed to several waiters we were finally...More

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 25 de Abril 30, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 763 210
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