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New Fat Frog

Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Loule 8135-148, Portugal
+351 289 392 243
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“t bone steak” (6 reviews)
“meat kebab” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
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Italian, European, British, Portuguese, Scandinavian, Mediterranean, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Loule 8135-148, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food definitely a 5*. on holiday with a party of 10, hubby and myself with kids and grandkids older ones looking after younger ones so we came out as a couple, ordered tapas and we have got to Say it was the best...More

Thank 10bez
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the New Fat Frog for lunch and was blown away first of all by the friendliest of welcomes by the owner Ricardo and by his wonderful staff and secondly by the amazing food, nothing was too much trouble and the food was amazing and...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We selected this restaurant solely based on the high trip advisor rating. To say the food was terrible would be an understatement. Had steak which was fatty and way undercooked. The table beside us had similar issues. Best part of the evening was hearing the...More

Thank Willie A
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, best food of our whole holiday. Fresh, delicious, friendly staff and very reasonably priced

Thank Karla G
Reviewed June 16, 2018

If you knew the Old Frog, this is rather disappointing. There is a fixed menue for lunch with a good price, but not the same quallity for value.

Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

We first visited the New Fat Frog in September last year and as we enjoyed our meal decided to go back again this year. The restaurant is located by the railway station at Almincal, with car parking immediately behind the restaurant. On the night we...More

Thank BigBsdBoss
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Great to be back in the new fat frog last night listening to the smooth music of a ‘Bossa Nova’ singer playing guitar whilst enjoying a glass of G&T with my meal. Keep it going Riccardo and keep the cool music flowing.

Thank noelbrennan2
Reviewed May 21, 2018

stopped by to check out the restaurant and had a very pleasant lunch - the mushroom starter was juicy and the fish and chips were excellent ! We will be back!!

Thank mairi562018
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Having read reviews we decided to book a table for our last night this visit after our friends had left. Could not get an answer initially, however were rung back as a missed call was registered. Table for early evening booked. We were treated in...More

Thank stuartccam
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

First time here and it won't be the last.Food was great staff were great.And very reasonable prices.My wife had the lamb shank and said it was the best one she had ever had.

Thank NeilandAmanda13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de Vale Formoso, 24, Loule 8135-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Loule  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 392 243
  • E-mail
New Fat Frog is an international restaurant and bar featuring mainly Portuguese, British and Scandinavian inspired dishes. Located just by the rail crossing in Almancil, New Fat Frog opened in the summer of 2016. The restaurant is lead by experienced food and beverage manager Ricardo Calado, whom many will recognise from Monty's and Dunas Douradas Beach Club
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