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O Charco

Rua 25 de Abril, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
+351 282 763 702
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good19%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible42%
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua 25 de Abril, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Some reviewers were less than positive, but we visited outside of the peak summer months so it wasn't too busy for us. The local monkfish dish was very tasty and it was plenty for the two of us. Above average for us.

Thank RC_Woods
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a great launch. Good and not so expensive place. If you want to try sea food, this is the place where to come.

Thank Elina K
Reviewed 4 days ago

My friend and I dined very early evening. I had lemon sole with prawn or shrimp sauce. ( can't remember how it was described). It matters not as there was no evidence of either. The lemon sole was okay but was coated in a bad...More

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had some sole fish and my partner ordered the chicken. It was reasonably price, considering the location, and the sangria was actually the best we tried during our stay in Lagos

Thank ISheff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had shrimp cocktail, swordfish and monkfish, all very good. Service was good considering how busy they were. Dinner and a bottle of wine for under 40 euro

Thank Sean D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We haven't been to the restaurant since last summer and our friends have never been here at all. It's summer season in the Algarve, and this restaurant sits on the middle of the main pedestrian walkway in Lagos, so it is extremely busy during the...More

Thank cory9416
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleasant outside setting. Friendly staff and fine, simple food. We took a table here for lunch, based on the fact that it was busy and the food looked good. Very inexpensive, but good food. Perfect for our needs.

Thank JOHN L
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This was always my first stop restaurant in Lagos and so it was on this visit home. Service was ok and price not bad either but the food. That deserves a section on on its own. My Son had Spaghetti Bolognese but I have to...More

Thank Nic W
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I totally understand everybody's expectations & tastes are different but, I do not understand at all the negative reviews on here. Yes it's a very busy restaurant because it's so good, everybody we saw were very happy with the food and we saw lots of...More

Thank whisk4eva
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We visited this restaurant twice during our holiday. The first visit was superb, I think mainly because of the waiter! The food was great, fresh seafood, they changed the chips to rice for us with no issues, kids ate from the kids menu. It had...More

Thank SandraEll
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
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08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 25 de Abril, Lagos 8600-763, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: +351 282 763 702
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