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Churrasqueira Valdemar

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Rua Francisco Gomes Pablos N 124 | Mercado Municipal de Silves, loja 21 e 22, Silves 8300-165, Portugal
351282443138
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12:00 - 15:00
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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674 reviews
375 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

You are lucky if you can get a table at lunch time 12.00-14.00. The place is jumping. Outside tables. Chicken is what to have. The churrasqueira has been grilling chickens for 40 years. They even give a loyalty card. Easy to talk to people at the next table should you be solo. A few obvious looking resident anglos venture there.... More 

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Thank Jilliana R
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

United Kingdom
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88 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Be prepared to Queue if you are later than 12.30. That should tell you all you need to know ! With a strong local clientele as well as visitors you know it will be Portuguese and not a trippers stop. Chicken and chips or Fish and chips, your choice. Both equally good at an excellent price.

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carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

Silves, Portugal
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great restaurant, great staff, very typical, great chicken, after the older ladies went, we thought it might go down but its got even better-with the regional offer of dessert plate, even tho we live here we will still que to go and eat chicken-maybe the only restaurant i would que to go to..Rustic but thats what its all about. Go... More 

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Thank Taniasilves
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Simply gorgeous and authentic! Perhaps you have to wait a bit to find place, but definitely it is worth! No menù ...and you will not miss it, simply sit down and eat what they serve!

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Thank Marco E. B
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Visited this popular restaurant today after reading all positiv comments and were very disapointed. We have been visiting Portugal sevel times and eaten piri piri in various plases and this restsurant is definitely one that we would not recommed. The chicken extremely small and consequently very dry meat with not much taste of spices. After asking for the bill a... More 

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Thank 522anderse
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion and we await your visit. More 

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is the best place so far for Piri Piri chicken sit relax enjoy your food over local wines it really is fantastic bread olives fish pastes salads more salads chicken chips fresh Portuguese oranges brandy coffee and soooooo well priced its stunning I tip them the first time and I tipped them again fantastic

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Thank Dave S
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Luckily We arrived before 12 as it is always so busy here both with locals, tourists and business people. As mentioned in previous posts there are two choices, chicken or fish and everything else just happens and arrives at the table! Very nice staff, always. Crispy perfect chicken Piripiri, those that like it a little hotter need to ask for... More 

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Thank Gannel66
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We visited for a week to see family, they have been visiting this restaurant for the past 4 years. They couldn't wait to take us here, sitting in the street enjoying authentic peri peri chicken at a great price what more can you ask for. If you are looking for an up market restaurant this is not it. But if... More 

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Thank Paul D
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

St Osyth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This is a no frills, rustic streetside restaurant.Its always really full so be prepared to stand and wait for a table. the food is cooked in front of you on a large bar-b-q. Paper table cloths, wooden benches and tables are the order of the day. As they are so busy services can be slow. These are all the things... More 

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Thank peter d
carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

Santa Fe, New Mexico
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We arrived at noon and the place was almost full with reserved tables. As soon as we sat down, our waiter came to see which we wanted, grilled fish or piri piri chicken. We ordered the chicken and a beer and those were the only choices to be made. Bread, olives and cut carrots lightly cooked and salted in olive... More 

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carloliv1, Gerente de relações públicas at Churrasqueira Valdemar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, here we wait for you when you want to eat our chicken or delight yourself with our grilled fish. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Portuguese, Barbecue, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Francisco Gomes Pablos N 124 | Mercado Municipal de Silves, loja 21 e 22, Silves 8300-165, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Silves
  • Phone Number: 351282443138

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