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Casa Inglesa

Praca Manuel Teixeira Gomes 2 | 2, Portimao 8500-542, Portugal
+351 282 416 290
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good24%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible29%
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“cakes” (9 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Praca Manuel Teixeira Gomes 2 | 2, Portimao 8500-542, Portugal
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Really nice location but I think the place needs a good team management as the staff or are overworked or they don’t care as I waited 20 mins at least to place my order , when finally managed to get the attention of the water...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank NunoM882
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The location is excellent - easy to park nearby, and there's a great view of the world going by and the sea. The service was outrageously bad though - took forever and a day to get someone to take the order, then ages longer to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank criticalhippo
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Ordered our drinks and 2 of them came within 5 mins and then 25 mins later the other 3 drinks came after asking more than 3 times we got a “yes miss they coming” when the drinks eventually came he said “pay now” and slapped...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lauren512015
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Nice cafe. Not the cheapest but you pay for location on the square. Nice selection of pastries & cakes inside. Some local people drink coffee standing at the bar inside - maybe this is cheaper? Some Portuguese artisan ice creams available like Madeira banana, cottage...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SJHP1
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Great beaf steak with potatos, meat was very delicate and sauce was also nice. Interior is nothing special but I don’t care- for me the most important is excelent meal.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank aniak306
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I was looking for a light meal and found Casa Inglesa while we were walking around on the river front. It is a real locals place with a nice menu and friendly attentive service. I had a cup of the tomato soup and a pasta...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank buymorefish
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Came here with my daughter, lovely place to snack, tosta mista and great smoothies. Lovely outside area for kids to run around. lovely place for families

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank amy8reen
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Hot day, sat outside, no service forthcoming. Not a problem, went inside to order. 'Tem vinho tinto fresco'? I asked, (do you have red wine, chilled?). Met with a puzzled stare from the young man. To clarify I repeated 'Tem vinho tinto fresco'? 'fresco ou...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Dave W
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Touristic place, but the pastel de nata and the coffee is excellent! Best we've had in Portugal this year.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Compass772208
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We had been here before and sat outside but this time it was a bit cooler and we sat indoors. The waiter having lived in UK spoke confident and idiomatic English...pity the food was not of similar quality! I had chicken curry and my wife...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank doversole
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Manuel Teixeira Gomes 2 | 2, Portimao 8500-542, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Portimao
  • Phone Number: +351 282 416 290
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The English House is almost a legend! Since 1922 is a meeting point for several generations, located in the heart of Portimao to the meet here for coffee or eat one of the wonderful convent sweets cakes, lunch or dinner on our terrace or restaurant. A wide choice of traditional desserts of the Algarve where we highlight the Don Rodrigo the crown jewel. On the first floor is the 1900 Coffee shop room for smoking customers. We offer free wi-fi and we are open all year round. Visit us!
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