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A Travessa

Rua Dr. Jose Joaquim Nunes, 13, Portimao 8500-663, Portugal
+351 282 432 418
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Wonderful meal ”
3 weeks ago
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Mediterranean, Portuguese, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Dr. Jose Joaquim Nunes, 13, Portimao 8500-663, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by chance, was late in the evening and while other restaurants were closing the owner welcomed us very kindly. We had a fished based meal with a starter of razor clams and then cod made in a very traditional way and...More

Thank sedaba-london
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this place on a stroll through Portimao. Great fresh seafood... and a wonderful host in Antonio. Will definitely return. Thank you

Thank martinR7232OK
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely must try! This is much more than a meal. The owner himself comes to your table and tells you about all the different dishes and recommends the best ones! Extremely good food as well!

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

A Travessa is a great small intimate restaurant with great sea food and wine!! Ate in some good places in Algarve but this one completely melted my heart with its delicious ‘Polvo a Travessa’!! Must try! The atmosphere is charming and the serving is impeccable!!

Thank Cristina Roxana L
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We visited this restaurant twice in a week-long trip to the Algarve. The food was local and wonderful; VERY fresh seafood. The host was gregarious and welcoming, and he offered excellent guidance to regional wines. All seven of us (including 2 kids and some very...More

Thank Seattle84
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has been opened only a few moinths ago. So The owner is very kind and never refuses to take you even if you arrive very late (11h30pm) and the kitchen is closed, he wil cook something for you. The dishes are very tasty...More

Thank todilaura
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely food, friendly staff, prawns and clams are fabulous! Veal is amazing too! great little find ! Would definitely recommend!

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The best meal we’ve had in Portimao! Recommended to us by a local. Very friendly and helpful staff, amazing food, just an all around great experience.

Thank Rosette A
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Typical portuguese restaurant with friendly atmosphere. The owner serves themselves a recommend you dish according to actual fresh ingredients.. fish, seafood or meat. All is cooked by portuguese style and excelently taste. Good decision to go there.

Thank Ivo Z
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

First night we just wanted to grab a beer with my sister, but we felt that we have to come back for dinner as well because the service was exceptional. So we returned and we had the most amazing culinary experience. We shared two dishes...More

Thank Kitty K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$58
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Hot New Restaurants
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dr. Jose Joaquim Nunes, 13, Portimao 8500-663, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao
  • Phone Number: +351 282 432 418
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Traditional Portuguese restaurant with predominance of typical dishes from the Algarve and the Alentejo. We have snacks and full meals. We only cook with fresh and quality products!
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