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Al Dente

Lote 4 - Loja 16 Rua Quinta da Praia, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (33 reviews)
“macaroni” (4 reviews)
“garlic bread” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lote 4 - Loja 16 Rua Quinta da Praia, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 294 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate here as a group of 7 and were warmly greeted and welcomed despite not having a reservation. We arrived as the restaurant opened and by the time we were leaving it was already full. The meals were filling and the cheesecake was incredible!...More

Thank mummy329
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here twice on our 10 day holiday food and service was average nothing special compared to some Italians I have been in

Thank Chappp
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 12 year of using Al Dente , another good 14 evening meals , with excellent service and excellent staff , best restaurant locally to use , consistent good food with friendly & helpful staff

Thank jimt1964spalding
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (family 4) visited on 2 occasions after long days on beach / travelling as we staying beside it both times we had lovely meals ranging from Spaghetti and Prawns / Pizza / Tagliatelle Vegetarian all food was well received and customers we very happy....More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service at Al Dente is usually not the fastest, especially in the peak summer months. Regardless, the food is delicious if you are willing to wait. My family always gets the takeaway pizza which is cheaper and usually a lot quicker to be served...More

Thank KeriG_29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We returned after a great time last year but the food was not as great as last year and they seemed understaffed. Still worth a visit so make yo your own mind.

Thank stuboo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked this on recommendation of a family member who had been there previously, had starters goats cheese with honey (wife) and garlic mushrooms (me) both lovely. Mains were medallions of beef pasta, this was okay, spinach on the side was unpleasant though and seems to...More

Thank NicoleCork
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The place was busy but we managed to get a table. Appeared to be a function on which meant staff were run off their feet. When we were ready to order our server took our order but we had to wait until we had his...More

Thank travellingsusie10
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We had to queue to get into the restaurant, but we did call without prebooking. Again as a group of six. Food was good, service a little slow but staff accommodating.

Thank SmilingBri
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great restaurant, we've been visiting for a few years and the quality and service is always excellent

Thank marymary470
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lote 4 - Loja 16 Rua Quinta da Praia, Alvor, Portimao 8500-013, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
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