11 Algarve Restaurants with a View

The Algarve is well known for its stunning natural beauty, so what better way to experience it than from the comfort of a top-rated restaurant offering coastal panoramas? We look at 11 of the best Algarve restaurants with a view of the south coast.

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Terraço, Sagres

Located on top of a cliff overlooking Carvoeiro Beach and surrounded by lush greenery, O Terraço offers amazing food and spectacular views. The menu features traditional Portuguese cuisine combined with Mediterranean influences, all made with fresh local ingredients.

O Pescador, Sagres

Located in the fishing village of Sagres, this restaurant is known for its seafood dishes made with freshly caught fish and shellfish from local waters. The view from the terrace overlooks the picturesque harbour and breathtaking cliffs.

Atlântico Restaurante, Albufeira

This restaurant is located in the Marina of Albufeira with stunning views over the boats and sea.

It offers a wide selection of international dishes with an emphasis on seafood. The menu changes daily, so you can always experience something new.

Grand Salon, Vila Real de Santo Antonio

Situated in Vila Real de Santo António overlooking the Guadiana River, this restaurant has both indoor and outdoor seating areas.

The menu includes international and regional dishes, all made with fresh local ingredients and accompanied by stunning views of the river’s estuary.

Try the tasting menu to enjoy a truly gastronomic feast.

A Ver, Tavira

Boasting a Michelin star, this restaurant is considered one of the best in the Algarve. A Ver offers an amazing view over Tavira Island and its breathtaking beaches while serving traditional Portuguese dishes with a modern twist.

Luca’s Rooftop Restaurant, Lagos

Located inside the Lagos Marina, Luca’s Rooftop Restaurant offers a unique experience with its outdoor terrace and stunning views of the marina. The menu features Italian-inspired dishes made with local ingredients as well as creative cocktails for an unforgettable night out.

Thai Beach Club, Vila Moura

Situated right on the beach, Thai Beach Club offers breathtaking views over the ocean and delicious food inspired by Asian cuisine. The menu includes a variety of sushi rolls, curries and stir-fry’s as well as freshly made cocktails to enjoy while taking in the magnificent views.

O Castelo, Faro

With a stunning view over Ria Formosa lagoon, this is undoubtedly one of the best Algarve restaurants with a view. O Castelo has a lively atmosphere and serves up local dishes alongside a wide selection of international gins. Bag a table outside and enjoy live music while the sun sets.

Well Vale Do Lobo, Quarteira

Offering up modern Japanese cuisine, Well is the place to see and be seen. The restaurant has a stunning beachside deck as well as a pool terrace, making it the ideal place to eat day or night. Enjoy watching the chefs cook up culinary delights in the open kitchen.

Windmill Restaurant, Albufeira

Perched atop a hill, the Windmill Restaurant offers breathtaking views over Albufeira and the Atlantic Ocean. The menu features Mediterranean dishes made with fresh local ingredients, plus an extensive wine list.

Taberna do Xico, Olhão

This charming little restaurant is located in the fishing village of Olhão overlooking the harbour and offering amazing views of both the coast and the Ria Formosa natural park. The menu includes traditional Portuguese dishes with a modern twist along with delicious wines from the region.

Dining at an Algarve restaurant with a spectacular view is a must-have experience when visiting this breathtaking coastal region. Be sure to keep this list handy for your next trip!

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