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A Ribeira

Rua da Ribeira N 15, Alvor, Portimao 8500-015, Portugal
+351 282 457 012
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (24 reviews)
“fresh fish” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Ribeira N 15, Alvor, Portimao 8500-015, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic meal, everything was perfect for our Anniversary meal! Service was amazing, lovely view over the harbour. Best mussels & seabass I have every had! Perfect

Thank sarahbates2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited here after checking out the numerous excellent reviews on Trip Advisor. We were warmly welcomed and shown the fish available. Server helped with our questions and advised us. Starter - we shared the fried prawns in garlic sauce. 8 in all. Delicious and full...More

Thank travellingsusie10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends invited us to join them at this lovely beach restaurant on Albers main beach. From the start the service was brilliant, good traditional waiters who have been courteous and professional for years. The family owned restaurant serves the freshest fish and a wonderful array...More

Thank Alan J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably my favourite restaurant in Alvor. Exceptional food, very friendly and knowledgable staff and you just know that the guys cooking the food take pride in what they do. The wine list is good and you can sit outside if the wind is down. You...More

Thank Derek C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't eat fish but rest of my family are always raving about it. The restaurant could be full but still they stop everything else and take their time to fillet the fish properly. I order barbequed chicken with chips and is always tasty! Can't wait...More

Thank Why_tho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location in Alvor. Amazing food: seafood and fresh fish in particular. Small portion size for what is "normal" in Portugal. Friendly service! Worthy of a visit!

Thank belalopes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first night in Alvor and we fancied fish and we definitely choose well... Superb selection to choose from. Owner advised us and we choose clams and garlic prawns to start... So simple but delicious! To follow hubby had the red snapper and I had...More

Thank NMC07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been coming to Alvor for over 20 years but had never tried A Ribeira before. There's so many good places to eat and we have our favourites, so we tried here just for a change. The food was excellent as was the service. There's...More

Thank Tralach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Alvor quite late but having been to Ribeira many times we knew we would not have a problem getting fed. The food and service at this restaurant are second to none and would recommend it to even the most discerning diners. This...More

Thank Butterfly1960_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a meal whilst on holiday in Alvor and meeting up with family.Always busy here but a lovely restaurant.Meals were good,tuna,red snapper,hake and piri piri chicken were our choices and each was enjoyed.A good choice.

Thank warmastoast
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Ribeira N 15, Alvor, Portimao 8500-015, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao  >  Alvor
  • Phone Number: +351 282 457 012
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