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Restaurante Lagoas Bica

Rua Almirante Candido dos Reis 24, Tavira 8800-318, Portugal
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (10 reviews)
“beef stew” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Almirante Candido dos Reis 24, Tavira 8800-318, Portugal
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

While I hear good review, my experience was opposite. The waiters are liers, asked if fish was fresh, he said yes, turned out to be frozen and cultivated. Cooked dry no taste. covered with garlic. Potato was half cooked. Restaurant will never see me again,...More

1  Thank Simon S
Reviewed October 30, 2017

This is the sort of place that, if you didn't know better (or read Tripadvisor) you would probably walk straight past. The exterior - shared with a guesthouse - looks somewhat small and down at heel, but inside there are two spacious rooms packed with...More

1  Thank Tourmalina
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Having lived in and around Tavira for the past 12 years, Bica was always a restaurant that we visited regularly and could be relied upon for good food and value for money, but in my opinion this is no longer the case. The restaurant is...More

1  Thank Angela C
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

The Portuguese steak is excellent. It comes in a decent size portion with thick tasty gravy and flat cut chips. The kids had grilled chicken and chips which was very tasty. They do house red wine in a carafe which is decent and is only...More

Thank doobs1980
Reviewed June 11, 2017

We nearly walked straight past as from the street it looks tiny, but when you step inside it's quite big with 2 rooms one set up for eating and one set up for drinking and a quaint little outside seating place to the side. The...More

Thank Jimnvic21
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Great Portuguese food, cooked perfectly and great prices .A little tight on space but well worth a visit .Fish is excellent and so is the turkey in a mushroom sauce. Love this place

Thank Eamonn E
Reviewed January 14, 2017

Been back lots of times since I discovered this place in the mid eighties. Its still brilliant and whilst its busy and the waiters may be a little stretched they are always helpful,and the food cooked with love . can't be beaten on quality and...More

1  Thank Chill62
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely love this place, great starters, fresh seafood (pork and clams amazing). Decent desserts. Wine selection for all budgets. Staff helpful too. Can get busy quickly so get there early.

1  Thank handycol
Reviewed September 20, 2016

The food here is always very tasty with a great selection of excellent BBQ fish ,chicken, Pork or steak .its a bit tight for space but great value and in my top 5

1  Thank Eamonn E
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Lovely restaurant, I had pork and clams and will be going back. Very friendly, accomodating and enjoyable.

1  Thank Michelle G
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August 22, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Almirante Candido dos Reis 24, Tavira 8800-318, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Tavira
  • Phone Number: +851-281-323-843
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