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Estrada de Vale do Lobo, Almancil 8135-016, Portugal
+351 289 356 562
19:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The welcome sets the scene and you know you're in for not only great food but a very pleasant and hospitable time. Six of us started with the cover and antipasti. Delicious, with the vitelle tonnato outstanding. Six different main courses and not a single fault. Beautifully cooked pasta with the mezze lune ripieni one of the stars. One of... More 

Thank Peter S
Vale do Lobo, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grissino has now moved to the Quinta Val do lobo Road, great new venture for them, So much bigger then the last Resteraunt with a lovely out side terrace area. The food is still excellent, cooked by Andre owner and Cheff. There is a lovely bar for pre dinner drinks or after your meal. Well worth a visit for locals... More 

2 Thank Debra G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Grissino has moved location, but Pietro is still the same lovely host, the food never disappoint you and in this cosy ambience you are bound to feel good.

Thank Evy Jane O
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

The Grissino has just moved from the centre of Almancil to the Estrada de Vale do Lobo,Escanxinas,Almancil and is very well worth a visit. Delicious food prepared by the son of the original owner and beautifully served by his wife and brother in law. Lovely decor and log fire made our spur of the moment visit last night really enjoyable.

3 Thank Pool2014
Leicester, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We went to grissino this evening as it had recently relocated from Almancil. What a disappointment. The soup was cold, the service was average. The two bottles of wine we ask for on the wine list were out if stock. We were eventually offered an alternative wine and were charged over the top. The menu was boring and the atmosphere... More 

1 Thank JO S
Bruno G, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante Grissino, responded to this review

Dear costumers, Sorry we do not meet your expectations, but like you said we Just Relocated to a new space and we had some trouble with suppliers that week all the soup is made at the hour for each costumer so i dont understant how it was cold, we are sorry for your bad experience.. hope you came Back to... More 

Waterford, Ireland
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158 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We had a superb meal here and we both agreed this is our favourite,Italian. Food was freshly cooked to order, the asparagus soup was soooo good. Their pasta dishes are superb. The tiramisu was the traditional type very well prepared and presented even better. A great restaurant that we believe is moving,to,nre premises in 2017. Well worth a visit.

1 Thank EddieOnTour
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19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This family run restaurant is the place to go it you want consistency. Always excellent food and Pietro's welcoming smile. We have been guests of Grissino for 15 years now and never disappointed. Booking recommended.

1 Thank Evy Jane O
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant in 10 days nice venue run by a father, son & wife the food they produce is full of flavour with fresh ingredients and different every day the minestrone soup, ravioli and steak are to die for as are the sweets, reasonably priced food, but no local house wine so €20 a... More 

Thank aawhyteplasterer
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We have dined at Grissano's about 6 or 7 times now and have never once been disappointed. It is an intimate traditional style Italian restaurant with first rate food and service. My wife and I were first brought to it by friends over a year ago. Our initial introduction was very late one sunday night when most restaurants would have... More 

Thank jamie c
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Been going to resturants in the Algarve for more than twenty years but the meal we had a few days ago with six friends was fantastic. Not only was the food the best but the service and the whole experience was well worth a visit. Please go.

Thank Muriel L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada de Vale do Lobo, Almancil 8135-016, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 356 562
An excellent professional training with some of the best Michelin Star Chefs of Italy paired with Andrea's talent, is the special treat that awaits you if you chose to visit Ristorante Grissino: Andrea's delicious and beautiful creations are inspired by the traditional cuisine from Calabria and the Toscana.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?