With colorful lanterns hanging above, Dia de Muertos masks and iguanas on the wall, and the stunning Atlantic Ocean as a backdrop, the setting could be mistaken for Cancún…but it’s not. Cantina del Lobo is on the popular Praça of the Vale do Lobo resort in Almancil.
São Gabriel is a gem of a restaurant in a traditional house placed in the middle of lush gardens, hidden from the busy Estrada da Vale do Lobo. Walking up to the restaurant from the parking area, changes are already evident.
Embark on a gastronomic tour of Portugal from the comfort of one elegant restaurant in the Algarve. Adega, at VILA VITA Parc resort in Porches, features a menu of some of the best traditional Portuguese dishes from across the republic.
No trip to the Algarve is complete without a delicious meal at a fabulous beach restaurant. It’s the ideal combination of exquisite cuisine mixed with water’s edge location that makes for an incredible dining experience. Arte Náutica, in Armação de Pêra, is, no doubt, the top choice of many for best beach restaurant.
Sentimental for schnitzel? Passionate for potato pancakes? Sweet tooth for strudel? If you a happen to be in the Algarve, you’re in luck! The Biergarten in Porches is a charming restaurant serving delicious international cuisine with a strong German accent.
Gusto by Heinz Beck is the Conrad Algarve’s flagship restaurant. Multi-talented and multi-award-winning chef Beck is at the helm, offering exquisite Mediterranean cuisine in a contemporary and sophisticated environment. Gusto is quickly becoming the gastronomic “must do” in the Algarve.
In the Algarve, good sushi is a rarity, with only a few reputable spots spread out across the region. So, we are happy to learn about a new Japanese restaurant that not only serves delicious sushi, but also delivers a delightful dish of architectural design. Sushi Pearl, on Avenida da Republica in Faro, is hip and cool, fun and yummy.
Pizzaria Casavostra is one of the coolest restaurants serving the tastiest pizzas in the Algarve. Now, the same team have gone and tempted us again…with burgers! Their new venue, Hamburgeuria Casavostra has opened in Almancil, and it is quickly becoming the popular spot for trendy home-cooking.