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O Gimbras

Rua General Teofilo da Trindade 3 | 8000-357 Faro, Faro 8000-357, Portugal
+351 289 827 089
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
4 weeks ago
“Great Experience”
6 May 2017
“Lovely food and friendly staff”
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua General Teofilo da Trindade 3 | 8000-357 Faro, Faro 8000-357, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food. The staff is very funny and incredible nice. The price is a bit above the average for lunch time, but very good quality-price ratio. Great experience

Thank W1949XFhugob
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

In relation to other places in Faro, this one is cheaper, probably because is further from downtown. Worth the 10 minutes walk!! In our case was in front of the hotel! Service was great, they even gave us a 20% discount. Tasty food, seafood and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Spent a lovely evening in this restaurant, we both ate steaks which were very tasty both had different sauces they were served with wedges but no vegetables which was disappointing but we enjoyed the meal. Very friendly staff who made us feel welcome and a...More

1  Thank supportworker
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Externally not inspiring but warm interior and warm welcome from the owner Jorge on arrival. Starter of omelette, olives, bread and pate served quickly together with wine, which although on the menu only available in bottles, Jorge was happy to supply by the glass. Then...More

Thank Roy4eyes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I had octapus with ginger which was very tender and served with white sweet potatoes. My husband had cod with greens. There was a generous portion of cod loin, but one part of it was undercooked. The cod also still had bones in it. I...More

Thank Susi L
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Visited O Gimbras on a rainy Monday night when the whole of Faro was inside doing something other than dining out, but due to Trip Advisor recommendations we drove to O Gingras and had a fabulous seafood dinner. Fresh cod baked with crispy bread topping...More

1  Thank Yvonne R
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, the staff is really nice and very professional. The owner Jorge will receive you with a big smile and take care of all of your needs. The waiting time is short. Great dinner experience. Will come back for sure.

Thank Pedro B
Reviewed 30 September 2016

A little disappointing that we were the only patrons but perhaps being a Tuesday night and the restaurant is a bit out of the way. We stayed at the Best Western across the road so super convenient. The owner Jorge was very friendly and helped...More

1  Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Third time lucky! Failed to find it on first visit. Closed for a feast day on second visit. Third visit worked well! Amazing food and delightful hospitality. Bread and trimmings, camaroes a gimbras, porco a castanas and pernil mains. Beautiful food and worth the wait....More

Thank djw0105
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Average lunch, a bit on the expensive side for Faro. Delicious freshly squeezed OJ. Decor rater simple, hall way between a "Cantina" and a classy restaurant. Staff very friendly.

Thank Ploes2303
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua General Teofilo da Trindade 3 | 8000-357 Faro, Faro 8000-357, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 289 827 089
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