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Casa Pituxa

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Corgo Da Zorra | Ferrarias, Almancil 8135, Portugal
+351 289 396 238
19:00 - 22:00
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The interior is not as impressive as many other local restaurants but the food is first class. My wife had scallops and I had asparagus we then both had the sole. Shared a dessert and with pre dinner drinks a bottle of wine and ports it only came to 104 euros. Good food and good value.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our party had a very enjoyable evening with the Family service (chefs and waiters). We selected a variety of main dishes from sea bream, steak and beef stroganoff . All were excellent. We would visit again and you should book in advance

Thank Roy M
Burton Leonard
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Four of us went for dinner- had not booked but got a table in the restaurant. Menu was good with many choices and very reasonably priced. Food excellent - the sea bass was the largest fillet I've had for a while and very fresh and tasty. House wine good and service excellent.

Thank harehounds112
Faro, Portugal
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a evening meal as a family, the restaurant was busy (but not full) and we hadn't booked so go placed by the door in what could only describe as what must have used to been the bar or reception area. This had terrible acoustics just like a cafeteria facing the bar and entrance to the kitchen. Every time... More 

Thank Simon W
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the absence on arrival of my confirmed booking (!) our dinner lived up to our high expectations with all dishes representing quality and in particular my fillet mignon, the price of which should put certain nearby "latin american" establishments to shame, was sublime. They have the right blend of quality, ambience and price here - long may it continue... More 

Thank GREENSEssex
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62 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an excellent meal. I chose the very reasonably priced pork with prunes and my husband had sea bass tender and tasty. Lovely house wine and friendly and attentive service. Definitely recommend.

Thank eileen p
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6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found it by chance and couldn't be happier! The young men who run the restaurant know their job. Very professional though very amiable. The food was very good and well prepared. The restaurant is not on the beach but overlooks a nice garden. Really recommend it!

Thank Massimo G
Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has fast become one of our favourite places to eat , either as a twosome or with friends. Love the House G and T!! Food always good. Staff so good and attentive. Will be back on our next visit to VDL.

Thank PeterPhippin
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75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Angel and your team. Once again an excellent meal, served well. Your Gvin cocktails are to die for. The ambience in the restaurant is convivial and welcoming. Coupled with the wide choices of food we had a fantastic evening. Thank you for spoiling us

Thank Lynn T
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8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant a few times with family and it has always been nice with a patio area outside that is great on a warm evening.

Thank Photowarehouse

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corgo Da Zorra | Ferrarias, Almancil 8135, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 396 238
Family restaurant serving Portuguese traditional cuisine, has in dishes like Monkfish "Pituxa" or Grilled Lamb Fillets with Mint sauce some of their dishes of excellence. Fresh fish daily, assorted meats and various desserts. Enjoy our magnificent terrace during midsummer, or stay warm near our fireplace during winter evenings. Moderately priced. We are situated in a quiet area next to the Vale do Lobo road - Almancil. Pay us a visit and make yourself at home!

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