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A Fabrica

Rua da Praia, 18 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
+351 282 761 492
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (16 reviews)
“clam chowder” (9 reviews)
00:00 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Praia, 18 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A Fabrica is a busy little restaurant which deserves its reputation for excellent food. Although the venue is small and very busy (early booking is probably essential) the staff are friendly and helpful. The food is delicious and we were able to enjoy it in...More

Thank 186338Lynn
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a perfect evening! Exceptional food, attentive staff and relaxing ambience. We would highly recommend this gem of a restaurant.

Thank yoloexperiences
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here as part of a group of 6 for a meal out whilst on holiday. Although this restaurant was lovely, the vegetarian options were limited but I am pescetarian and the cod I had with herby mash was lovely. Unfortunately there was some confusion...More

Thank Maddie F
Reviewed 1 week ago

With so many good restaurants to choose from it is hard to distinguish those that really stand out. For me A Fabrica sits at the high end of good, it ticks all the boxes for good service and food but does not stand out. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting this restaurant since it opened but had not visited for three years. We were a little concerned about some of the negative reviews but decided to go back anyway. They must be doing something right as it is difficult to get...More

Thank John420Midlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read some of the rave reviews on here I was expecting something pretty wonderful... and we had a good dinner, but weren't blown away. Ordered the couvert, stone bass and salmon main courses, and sangria tinta. The couvert was very nice with some lovely...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always busy and already booked at least two days in advance. Good location near the beach. Food was nice.

Thank nking1973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for dinner. The cover is good. For starters I had the wassabi tuna and my wife had the soup of the day. The soup was excellent the tuna was a big disappointment, wassabi is meant to be a hot accompaniment like horseradish this...More

Thank at_39000ft
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food , good service , smiling happy staff good atmosphere, would recommend anyone to go here , make sure you book in advance .

Thank marion s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone told me that Fabrica was the best place to eat in the whole of Luz slo we had high expectations. The cocktails were OK but expensive for Luz, my main of pig cheeks in Guinness was very good but small and the deserts were...More

Thank Adam L
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Questions & Answers
Nathalie P
12 September 2017|
Response from marion s | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do accommodate children , & yes I think they should be open 3rd wk in September
25 June 2017|
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Response from Ncwluz | Property representative |
I can reserve a table for you on Thursday, presume it is for two people.
16 November 2016|
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Response from IAN B | Reviewed this property |
It was not a question just a congratulatory message to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Praia, 18 | Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-156, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 761 492
Beachfront restaurant with inside and outside dining. Daytime we serve lunches, snacks, fresh fruit juices, smoothies, teas, coffees, (including gluten free options) Visit us in the evening for a full and interesting a la carte menu with an international flavour, carefully selected local wines, cocktails, kids menu. Bright and contemporary interior. Open 6 days per week through summer season. Closed Sundays
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