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O Ciclista

Rua Joao Vaz Corte Real, Tavira 8800-351, Portugal
+351 281 325 246
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“lamb chops” (6 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Joao Vaz Corte Real, Tavira 8800-351, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place offers totally amazing and fresh fish. The service and taste is just extraordinary, no wonder it is crawded in the peak time. I highly recommend this place; this is a must try! Plus the staff is so cool and professional. I would definitelly...More

Thank Daniela H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch here, specifically for the lamb chops which our guest house host had recommended when we asked him. Arrived early luckily as it gets very busy, always a good indicator... I ordered the lamb chops and was not disappointed whilst my vegetarian partner...More

Thank Fiona N
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Nice restaurant, great terrace to sit on and a view over the river. The terrace is covered so suitable for all weather and a very nice place to sit and eat.. Friendly service, good food. My husband is a real steak lover- he took one...More

Thank mwekera
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had not booked and were surprised to see all the reserved tables, as it is a large by Taviran standards. Having been able to seat us we enjoyed an excellent service as we were early. As the restaurant filled the speed of service was...More

Thank sbpete
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Nice restaurant overlooking the river , can get very busy in summer and weekends so arrive early . Nice outside terrace . Food reasonable, although service a little slow.

Thank Marley141
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I and a friend called in last night on our way home about 21:30 hrs for an unplanned meal. The restaurant was about half full and we got a window table. Service was speedy and very helpful and we quickly had the bottle of wine...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly service, quick for food to arrive and very surprised at the fantastic portion sizes and quality of food. My tuna steak was the size of my plate and was cooked perfectly nice atmosphere phenomenal value for money. Didn't get a fifth rating as not...More

Thank Yarnac
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We visited this out of the way restaurant and got a fantastic surprise, we were there for a birthday celebration dinner which is sometimes a hit or a miss as there was a few of us but no the service was brilliant. The food which...More

Thank Drew P
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

It's always heartwarming when staff go out of their way to give top end service in a restaurant. This was the case when we recently visited O Ciclista for a special celebratory lunch. Great prawn cocktail to start, followed by a superbly fresh sea bass...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This was our 4th Anniversary Lunch. We choose O Ciclista, as we went there on our very 1st date! It did not disappoint at all. Antonio was superb. The black olives and warm bread rolls were a wonderful welcome, together with a litre of house...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
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18:30 - 22:00
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18:30 - 22:00
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12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Joao Vaz Corte Real, Tavira 8800-351, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Tavira
  • Phone Number: +351 281 325 246
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