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Restaurante Boia Bar

Rua Dos Pescadores 101 | 8650-199, Salema, Portugal
+351 282 695 382
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sardines” (16 reviews)
“fresh fish” (23 reviews)
“calamari” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Dos Pescadores 101 | 8650-199, Salema, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate here 3-4 times and the service and food was always good. All the waiters were great and very tentative with you by recommending the fish of the day & suggesting wines. A must book though to avoid disappointment.

1  Thank dimatt2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not long back from Salema where we have been going on regular holiday's for 13 years now and always book-up at Boia Bar as one of the first things we do. The Golden Bream is as good now as it was 13 years ago and...More

2  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was superb and the prawns are amazing, lovely location right on the beach, just a shame they gave us a table inside, only reason I could think is that they were busy.

1  Thank Rhys M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To be fair the children were tired and the wait for food made them and us worse. Waiting staff were mainly uninterested. Food ok, I made the wrong choice for me, the Portuguese Steak. Swimming in a thick sauce, once I fished out the steak,...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we had dinner here, and the service was terrible. it took an age to get any orders in. when food and drink finally arrived I got revolting soggy fried calamari. when I complained, the waiter just shrugged and walked off! main courses were very ordinary,...More

Thank FionaGH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family of 4 and were on the beach looking for some fresh fish lunch. This restaurant looked ok with a great view. We went inside and children asked for hamburger and cheeseburger. The adults asked for the fish fillets and what kind...More

2  Thank Rui_Palmayachts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here and although the service was very slow the food was good and a great view. We decided to book for dinner later in the week. We arrived on time and were seated immediately. We waited and waited and tried speaking to...More

Thank georgematthews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food ok. Prawns over cooked. My sardines were ok. Service was slow and first waiter ignored us so had to get help from another after two tables which sat after us were served first. Good view but better restaurants out there. Place was only half...More

Thank Snarce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited early evening and despite unable to place our family of six together the staff placed us side by side and when a large table became free they 're arranged for us. Food was a while but was tasty peri peri chicken, pork and chicken...More

Thank Rhys W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My Wife & I had lunch here, 21/08/17, I had to book a table as soon as we arrived at beach (10.30) My Wife had chicken piri piri which was very good & I had chicken in port wine which was excellent & tiramisu to...More

Thank Keith S
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Ian H
5 March 2016|
Response from BoiaBar | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for asking information. For more information about Restaurante Boia Bar we recomend this you search our pages and facebook (tripadvisor don't let put links) there you can consult menus and much more. The price... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dos Pescadores 101 | 8650-199, Salema, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Salema
  • Phone Number: +351 282 695 382
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