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Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
+351 282 697 102
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“calves liver” (5 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“sea bass” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to Burgau on and off for 25 years and have eaten in this restaurant many times and have always had a good meal. I love Burgau and always recommend to my friends and tell them to book a table at the Ancora....More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Recently I celebrated my 50th Birthday party at the Ancora. The quality of the food, service, attention to detail and wonderful team at the Ancora made for a fantastic night. The Ancora has a beautiful setting and is a great choice for a memorable night...More

Thank egerton186338
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Visited last night. 4 of us booked a table for 2100hrs. Waited for 20 minutes for the menu to arrive which was not a good start to the experience. Starters were good when they came so no complaints there. 2 of us ordered golden bream....More

Thank Mick B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We celebrated a special birthday in this wonderful restaurant on 7th September . There was 11 of us and we were all made to feel very welcome a relaxed. The food was delicious and the service was fantastic. Angelica, with her warm and friendly manner...More

Thank Bernadette T
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I do not often write reviews but I must write another review of this wonderful restaurant having eaten there last night our final night in Burgau this was our third visit of this holiday and again the food and service exceede any meal Iwe have...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We got a cancellation, just three of us and it was splendid! The decor was delightful ... Loved the lamp shades and artwork. Angelica was warm and funny, making you feel relaxed and ready to enjoy the evening. Food and service were both excellent and...More

Thank Debs R
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

What a great place to eat, the food is amazing, I had steak and it was the best I have ever eaten, you really need to book. Angelica is an amazing host, really made the night, booked again see you Friday

Thank k_j_griggs
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Ancora is a fabulous restaurant, the staff were very friendly and attentive, we had the pate which was delicious followed by fillet steak which melted in your mouth , rounded off with lemon ice cream with dark chocolate and limoncello, presentation was very retro ,...More

Thank jillie68
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We have just had a wonderful meal, all 10 of us, and found the food to be superb, the staff were great fun, even if things are very relaxed. The prawn Thai salad is highly recommended as are the lamb satay kebabs, in fact, no...More

1  Thank Dave Q
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Managed to book a table for six of us at the last minute, but was wary of the restaurant, after some mixed comments on the burgau forum. However we decided to see for ourselves, (everywhere else being booked solid) I must say, first impressions were...More

Thank micksutton
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22 October 2016|
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Response from susan b | Reviewed this property |
As I understand it they do close over winter from November to March I think. I have only ever visited the restaurant in May, June and July.
Irene S
18 July 2015|
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Response from Paul W | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge they don't. Just give them a call to make a booking as they all speak good English.
Anne M
29 May 2015|
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Response from atw1946 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we are in the UK , but knock on the rear door from 16 .30 , or keep ringing that number
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burgau, Burgau, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 282 697 102
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