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O Tanque

Vale Verde-Almancil | Perto Do Posto de Combustivel Repsol, Almancil, Portugal
+351 289 398 291
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“suckling pig” (14 reviews)
“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vale Verde-Almancil | Perto Do Posto de Combustivel Repsol, Almancil, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Having read some positive reviews of this place we detoured to find it. First impressions were good. Staff were friendly, a few people in on a Nov Saturday lunch time etc. However, the overwhelming sensation when it came to the food was that it had...More

Thank Sarah H
Délcio C, Proprietário at O Tanque, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

We are very sorry to hear that your experience at o Tanque Restaurant did not match your expectations at least in terms of food since liked the staff and i thing that the service. Allow me to clarify that you came to lunch at a...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to give this eatery a try having read the reviews but were disappointed with the experience. We were seated in the outer area which lacked atmosphere especially with the fluorescent light strips and a large screen tv on one of the walls. We...More

Thank Kathyfitchett
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best fish restaurant in the Algarve. The meats are really good also. There is a fine extensive menu to choose your meal from. An extensive wine list that is in the top range at reasonable prices. The couvert is by...More

1  Thank WoIman
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Our first night on holiday and we found a lovely restaurant with outside dining.We enjoyed some very good fish dishes including fresh crab and sea bream taken off the bone by the waitress at the side of your table .A very enjoyable start to our...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We went to O Tanque following the reviews online. We weren't disappointed. They offer a daily dish specials menu, dependent on the catch, it was refreshing to see the display of very fresh fish sell through until it was almost gone when we left-no fish...More

1  Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We have driven past the tank for the past 30 years and only this year sampled the fine food, wine and wonderful welcome from Laura and her staff. We are there twice this holiday and will be back again next year. Try the monkfish and...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We have been coming to the Dunas Douradas area for the last 4 years and we keep coming back to O Tanque! The covers are delicious and the most varied of all restaurants. The food is always amazing, fresh fish cooked to perfection and other...More

Thank lski33
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We had driven past this eatery many times and like others thought it was a cafe/bar, but how wrong we have been. We were not disappointed. We enjoyed an excellent dinner on the very nice terrace. We didn't order starters but the covers arrived, with...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I use to come to this restaurant on the 90’s during summer. It has changed quite a lot from that time for better. The food excellent and still same ‘home cooking’ style. You must book in advance during August but it is worth the visit...More

Thank JoseSM
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Quinta for years but never been here. Think it looked more like a bar and indeed there were Tv's on in the restaurant and terrace although no sound. That was our only negative. But appearance from outside improved which is...More

Thank Erica L
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4 November 2017|
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Response from Stephen K | Reviewed this property |
I recall the screens but never bothered us both times we went there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vale Verde-Almancil | Perto Do Posto de Combustivel Repsol, Almancil, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Almancil
  • Phone Number: +351 289 398 291
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