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O Refugio - CLOSED

Largo do Poco 5, Burgau 8650-105, Portugal
+351 282 697 602
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
11 Apr 2015
“Sadly now closed”
20 Jan 2015
“Beautiful and memorable”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Portuguese
Largo do Poco 5, Burgau 8650-105, Portugal
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Reviewed 11 April 2015

Sadly o refúgios has not reopened for 2015. Another restaurant closing its doors in a difficult trading enviroment. Shame the numer 1 restaurant is gone.

1  Thank pauljlagos
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Dined here in May 2014 and it was the best meal we had in Portugal. Loved the cosy warmth and wonderful welcome. Delicious, well cooked food and absolutely spoiled for choice. Fantastic value on the wine list and we had the specially recommended red with...More

1  Thank Lobster1974
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I discovered this gem of a restaurant, tucked away off one of the two roads down to the beach on my first visit to Burgau in 2012. From the first meal there it's been my favourite place to eat in Burgau. The food is fresh,...More

2  Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 24 October 2014

From the exterior, you would never guess what you would find inside...... a tiny restaurant, with great ambience and a warm welcome! We had a lovely family meal this week - great fresh food, not at all pretentious. There was something on the menu to...More

Thank cvnorm
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Delicious, authentic cuisine, our first visit, but never our last. Variety and innovative presentation, accompanied by superb local wines. Clams as I have never tasted before, bread so good it was almost cake! Pork that melted in your mouth, monk fish and prawns with that...More

Thank SuzieQPortugal
Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

This is such a perfect little restaurant! Do not miss it! The place is small but perfectly run. Excellent food, good wines, perfect service. We are so happy to know that this little gem us just 10 min away from Luz! You will not be...More

Thank AnnKatarina
Reviewed 17 October 2014

We visited Burgau last month for a brief family vacation. We ate at O Refugio our last night, based on Trip Advisor reviews. And I concur with all of the positive accolades below and above my post. Make sure to reserve a table ahead of...More

Thank BrooklynSarah
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Discovered O Refugio Restaurant last year when in Burgau and couldn't wait to visit it again. Had a superb meal there on Thursday. Lovely monkfish and prawns for me and sea bass for himself. Very tasty! You need to book a table as it is...More

1  Thank Derval M
Reviewed 9 October 2014

This was an absolutely wonderful meal. We had sea bream with orange: exquisite. We had the black chorizo and the goat's cheese with honey & walnuts: divine. There is so much care and attention paid to every dish. The wine is beautiful and local, and...More

2  Thank ReneIreland
Reviewed 2 October 2014

One of the many restaurants we tried (twice) in the village. Most are very small and would take the time to book with this one - we rated it the best. fresh local dishes served by Bruno. lovely friendly waiter. Never visited a restuarant where...More

2  Thank decemberlady31
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Poco 5, Burgau 8650-105, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Burgau
  • Phone Number: +351 282 697 602
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