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Praia na Villa – Chef Olivier in Uptown Vilamoura

Olivier da Costa is (finally!) in Vilamoura. The Portuguese chef and restaurateur (known simply as Olivier) has graced Lisbon with popular restaurants Guilty!, KOB, Petit Palais, Reserva and Pito do Bairro He now brings the beach concept of his Sea Salt & Pepper in Costa de Caparica ...
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Quarenta e 4 Vilamoura – Casual, Contemporary & Cool Cuisine

Quarenta e 4 is exactly what Vilamoura needs. Light Mediterranean cuisine, complemented by a fresh sushi menu. Beautiful landscaped terrace for alfresco dining. Young, hip, attractive staff. Cool, sophisticated urban design. It’s a must-go casual and contemporary restaurant with a hip vibe in the central Algarve.
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Faz Gostos – Algarvian Favorites in Old Town Faro

Faz Gostos was one of the first Algarvian restaurants we featured on Portugal Confidential. Recently, we returned to the restaurant in the historic old town of Faro to find that popularity has not diminished nor has the quality of delicious international and Portuguese cuisine. Prominent locals as well as foreign tourists book in...
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2016 Michelin Star Restaurants in Portugal

There’s a new member in the Michlein Star Portugal club! For 2016, the Michelin Guide to Spain & Portugal has awarded a first time star to Chef Rui Silvestre at Bon Bon in Carvoeiro, in the Algarve. Sadly, L’And Restaurant in Alentejo loses the honored designation. In total, 14 restaurants in Portugal are recognized with stars; six are in the Algarve, four in Lisbon, three in the Porto area, and one in Funchal...
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Vapor Restaurant & Beach Bar – Turning Up the Heat in the Algarve

Rising temperatures, warm waters and hot summer sand are sure to generate heat. That mist you see rising above Praia do Ancão in Almancil, Algarve, could be steam from the beach, but likely, it’s only the sizzling atmosphere surrounding the Algarve’s newest beach restaurant, Vapor. With Portuguese actor, director and TV presenter Pedro Teixeira as an investor, along with its enviable location...