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Solar do Farelo

Varzea do Farelo | Portimão, Mexilhoeira Grande, Portimao 8500-160, Portugal
+351 964 080 719
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oxtail” (12 reviews)
“wild boar” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Varzea do Farelo | Portimão, Mexilhoeira Grande, Portimao 8500-160, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

The welcome, the service, the food...Never fails to disappoint - we so look forward to visiting each time we come to Portugal. This visit I highlight the beef stroganoff... deliciously tasty and rich - my wife always chooses the fish cataplana - it’s just so...More

Thank Knollbrow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch today. Amazing! Lovely ambience and delicious food. Tried to drink the barrel of white wine dry but failed miserably. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank happygolferannie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful tasty fresh food, serviced in a lovely authentic location. Great host. Do not miss, out in the country, but so worth the drive.

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us went for Sunday lunch. The place was heaving - booking is essential, people were being turned away. Very helpful and friendly service, really nice food - we all had different main courses so had a good selection and everyone enjoyed their choice....More

Thank HCB911
Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried to get in for a midweek lunch and it was rammed, so got turned away. Having smelled the food, we made sure we booked for the next day. For lunch they do an amazing deal for €14.40 which gives you the cover, a...More

Thank thehippo22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant in the country near Lagos at Mexhiloera on the Algarve. Fantastic vista from the conservatory. Decor warm and inviting. Displays of local wines, ports and liqueurs. Food is gorgeous. Seafood, oxtail, lamb shanks etc. A must is the stewed cheese...More

Thank a P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant food and staff wine is great the lamb shank is to die for , Go, you will not regret it. Fernando is a star,

Thank Vonni54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super service and fabulous meal. Calves liver was really nice. We went with friends at lunchtime and it was great value for money. Well worth a visit, staff are friendly and attentive, food is excellent.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant, with a nice view over the peaceful countryside. Fernando, the owner looked after us very well, and most important all the food that the three of us had was brilliant. We had the all you can drink wine, but being...More

1  Thank Kebab65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fabulous meal here. A few km outside alvor but totally worth the trip and easy fine. Beautiful Portuguese food at a reasonable price. We booked thankfully as they turned a way a few groups while we were there. Nearly all repeat customers who...More

Thank AM H
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3 June 2017|
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Response from 22Jonny77 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a few tables outside
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Nick C
16 March 2017|
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Response from Fernando D | Property representative |
Hi Nick. 18.30 please. Regards. Fernando
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8 March 2017|
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Response from Fernando D | Property representative |
Visa card accepted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Varzea do Farelo | Portimão, Mexilhoeira Grande, Portimao 8500-160, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Mexilhoeira Grande
  • Phone Number: +351 964 080 719
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Opening hours: Lunch Time: Open from 12:00 to 16:00 (kitchen service until 15:00) Dinner Time: Open from 18:30 to midnight (kitchen service until 21:30) The restaurant is closed sunday evening and all day monday.
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