Sarah’s guidebook

Sarah

Sarah’s guidebook

Food scene
International cuisine with a portuguese twist, live music on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
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locals recommend
Café Inglês
11 R. do Castelo
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locals recommend
International cuisine with a portuguese twist, live music on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Excellent value portuguese cuisine in a cosy setting
Taberna Almedina
2 R. Mouzinho de Albuquerque
Excellent value portuguese cuisine in a cosy setting
Try the tourist menu and enjoy the buzz of the square of Ferragudo
Restaurante Portarade
Try the tourist menu and enjoy the buzz of the square of Ferragudo
Excellent seafood on the harbourside overlooking Portimao
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locals recommend
Sueste
91 Rua da Ribeira
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locals recommend
Excellent seafood on the harbourside overlooking Portimao
Outstanding menu, delicious food with friendly service. If you like gin, enjoy the gin bar.
Restaurante - Bistro Rainha
Outstanding menu, delicious food with friendly service. If you like gin, enjoy the gin bar.
Traditional portuguese cuisine set in cosy eccentric decor
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locals recommend
A Taberna de Portimão
16 R. Damião Luís Faria de Castro
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locals recommend
Traditional portuguese cuisine set in cosy eccentric decor
Beautiful decorated friendly and affordable restaurant serving Morrocan influenced portuguese cuisine.
Mosaiko
17 Rua Elias Garcia
Beautiful decorated friendly and affordable restaurant serving Morrocan influenced portuguese cuisine.
Delicious cuisine served in a lovely country setting by friendly staff.
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locals recommend
Restaurante O Barradas
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locals recommend
Delicious cuisine served in a lovely country setting by friendly staff.
Delicious pizza and pasta. They also do delivery, enjoy your pizza on your favourite beach!
Pistache
loja 16 Rua Cerro dos Pios
Delicious pizza and pasta. They also do delivery, enjoy your pizza on your favourite beach!
Amazingly delicious food in ambient setting right in the heart of Silves
O Cais - Bistro e Steak Boutique
4 Rua José Estevão
Amazingly delicious food in ambient setting right in the heart of Silves
A bright vegan friendly Cafe offering something different with a sea view.
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locals recommend
Earth Shop & Café
1 R. das Flores
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locals recommend
A bright vegan friendly Cafe offering something different with a sea view.
Sightseeing
Discover the village of Alte, explore the fontes, a perfect place to cool off on a hot day.
Fonte Grande de Alte
Discover the village of Alte, explore the fontes, a perfect place to cool off on a hot day.
Explore the old walled town, harbourside, shops or beaches
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locals recommend
Lagos
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locals recommend
Explore the old walled town, harbourside, shops or beaches
Alvor is a picturesque town close to Portimão in the Algarve.
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Alvor
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locals recommend
Alvor is a picturesque town close to Portimão in the Algarve.
Silves is a delightful fortified town, which was once the ancient capital of the Algarve. Today Silves has a calm and peaceful ambience. Explore the town, castle, cathedral and enjoy the many gift shops and cafe/restaurants.
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Silves
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locals recommend
Silves is a delightful fortified town, which was once the ancient capital of the Algarve. Today Silves has a calm and peaceful ambience. Explore the town, castle, cathedral and enjoy the many gift shops and cafe/restaurants.
Lovely mountain village in central Algarve, explore the village and convent, visit Caldas de Monchiqe with its natural springs. And enjoy breathtaking views from one of the highest mountain ranges.
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locals recommend
Monchique
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locals recommend
Lovely mountain village in central Algarve, explore the village and convent, visit Caldas de Monchiqe with its natural springs. And enjoy breathtaking views from one of the highest mountain ranges.
A quaint town worth a visit in east Algarve, plenty of restaurants and some interesting independant art shops.
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locals recommend
Tavira
122
locals recommend
A quaint town worth a visit in east Algarve, plenty of restaurants and some interesting independant art shops.
An attractive town with castle in the Algarve, a must visit.
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locals recommend
Loulé
57
locals recommend
An attractive town with castle in the Algarve, a must visit.
Beaches
A stunning typical Algarve beach, enjoy from the viewing point on the cliff, take a picnic, or settle on the beach
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locals recommend
Praia da Marinha
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locals recommend
A stunning typical Algarve beach, enjoy from the viewing point on the cliff, take a picnic, or settle on the beach
A gorgeous beach with picturesque rock formations.
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locals recommend
Beach Três Irmãos
12
locals recommend
A gorgeous beach with picturesque rock formations.
Also known as smugglers cove, enter the beach through a cave.
8
locals recommend
Carvalho Beach
H15 R. de Algarve Clube Atlântico
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locals recommend
Also known as smugglers cove, enter the beach through a cave.
Beautiful spacious beach which is easy to enjoy and feel like you are still social distancing. Enjoy slightly cooler temperatures, great surf and watch the sunset.
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Praia da Amoreira
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locals recommend
Beautiful spacious beach which is easy to enjoy and feel like you are still social distancing. Enjoy slightly cooler temperatures, great surf and watch the sunset.
Stunning beach with a beautiful chapel situated on the clifftop.
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locals recommend
Praia de Nossa Senhora da Rocha
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locals recommend
Stunning beach with a beautiful chapel situated on the clifftop.
Beautiful sandy island a short boat trip from Faro
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Ilha de Faro
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locals recommend
Beautiful sandy island a short boat trip from Faro
shopping
Authentic and original gift shop in Ferragudo
Deja-vu Art Shop
31 Rua 25 de Abril
Authentic and original gift shop in Ferragudo
Fantastic well designed shopping centre with all the shops you need, plenty of cafe´s and places to eat and even a designer outlet.
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MAR Shopping - Algarve
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locals recommend
Fantastic well designed shopping centre with all the shops you need, plenty of cafe´s and places to eat and even a designer outlet.
Great shopping centre with plenty of shops and restaurants
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locals recommend
Aqua Portimão Shopping Centre
72 R. de Sāo Pedro
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locals recommend
Great shopping centre with plenty of shops and restaurants
Great shopping centre with plenty of shops and restaurants.
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Algarve Shopping
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locals recommend
Great shopping centre with plenty of shops and restaurants.
Supermarket located in the centre of SILVES
Lidl
Supermarket located in the centre of SILVES
Supermarket offering a wide variety of produce to suit all with bakery, butcher and fishmonger. This store also has a pharmacy, newsagent, phone repair, WORTEN and MO clothing.
Modelo Continente Silves
Supermarket offering a wide variety of produce to suit all with bakery, butcher and fishmonger. This store also has a pharmacy, newsagent, phone repair, WORTEN and MO clothing.
Popular good value supermarket offering good quality local produce
Pingo Doce Lagoa
Popular good value supermarket offering good quality local produce
Supermarket with excellent butcher and bakery
Intermarché
Supermarket with excellent butcher and bakery
Supermarket offering a wide variety of international food items with good quality butchers and fruit and veg. Also has pharmacy, café and newsagent
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locals recommend
Apolónia Supermercados
15
locals recommend
Supermarket offering a wide variety of international food items with good quality butchers and fruit and veg. Also has pharmacy, café and newsagent
Activities
Fantastic activities available, from dolphin watching to parasailing.
Dream Wave Algarve (Dolphin Watching, Caves, Boat Tours, Jet Ski and Power Boat)
Fantastic activities available, from dolphin watching to parasailing.
Explore and cruise in the stunning Algarve countryside for exciting and exhilarating adventure by quad, buggy or jeep.
Adventure 21
Lt 4 Estrada de Santa Eulália
Explore and cruise in the stunning Algarve countryside for exciting and exhilarating adventure by quad, buggy or jeep.
Horse trail rides and horse riding lessons in a stunning central Algarve coastal location.
SOLID ROCKS ALGARVE
Horse trail rides and horse riding lessons in a stunning central Algarve coastal location.
Fantastic water park with rides and 4D cinema, the main attraction is the dolphin show.
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Zoomarine Algarve, Portugal
KM 65 N125
213
locals recommend
Fantastic water park with rides and 4D cinema, the main attraction is the dolphin show.
Fantastic and fun water park, great for all ages.
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locals recommend
Aqualand Algarve
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locals recommend
Fantastic and fun water park, great for all ages.
Amazing dolphin watching tour
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locals recommend
Wildwatch Algarve
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locals recommend
Amazing dolphin watching tour
Offering fantastic experiences around the Algarve coast at good value
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AlgarExperience, Enjoy the Sea
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locals recommend
Offering fantastic experiences around the Algarve coast at good value
A fun way to explore the secrets of the magical Algarve
Kayak Algarve - Secret Algarve
A fun way to explore the secrets of the magical Algarve
Wine
Excellent winery/vineyard
Quinta do Francês Winery
Excellent winery/vineyard
Excellent winery/vineyard
Morgado do Quintão
Excellent winery/vineyard
Café / Bar
Quaint and ambient café by Silves river serving tapas, snacks, milkshakes, coffee, lager
Chapim Cafetaria Lounge Bar
Quaint and ambient café by Silves river serving tapas, snacks, milkshakes, coffee, lager
Popular bar, offering snacks and live music
Art'aska lounge caffé
5 Largo Cel. Figueiredo
Popular bar, offering snacks and live music
Friendly bar, serving food and offering regular live music sessions, quiz and cinema nights
Quinta Bar
8300 Quinta da Figueirinha
Friendly bar, serving food and offering regular live music sessions, quiz and cinema nights
Friendly bar offering great live music outdoors
O Feedback
523G N269
Friendly bar offering great live music outdoors