With Valentine’s day in the Algarve approaching, it is a good idea to start thinking about what you can do to show your loved one just how much you care. Valentine’s day in the Algarve is a truly romantic experience. With its temperate climate, stunning beaches and beautiful landscapes there is nothing more lovely then spending some special quality time with your nearest and dearest in this beautiful part of the world.
A fantastic Valentine’s Day dinner at one of the regions top restaurants is sure to be just the ticket. So where are the best places to take your loved one on February the 14th? Algarve Housing like to share with you a list of the most romantic and wonderful restaurants which are sure to make your Valentine’s Day in the Algarve one to remember.
You can find this fantastic restaurant at the Conrad Algarve Hotel, run by highly acclaimed chef Heinz Beck. This is the perfect spot to enjoy some top class, ultra-modern Italian cuisine. The staff are exceptional and the wine list divine. Bring a jumper and sit of the pretty balcony admiring the views of rolling hills in the background and you are sure to get into the romantic mood!
Rei das Praias-Ferragudo
Located on the famous Caneiros beach. The stunning location of this fantastic restaurant is what makes it so special. With a great wine list and fresh seafood, what more can you want?
Adega Vila Lisa- Portimao
If you want to go somewhere on Valentine’s Day in the Algarve, that feels like it has been made just for you, head to the Adega Villa Lisa. This seafood restaurant is quaint and cozy and feels like a home away from home. Be prepared to go with the flow though as there is no menu so you will get what you are given – though what you are given is likely to be fantastic!
Gigi’s- Quinta do Lago
If you are looking for a bit of Pizazz this Valentine’s Day in the Algarve, head to Gigi’s and rub shoulders with the rich and famous. Gigi, the rather eccentric owner, sings operatic arias while he takes you through the catch of the day! Gigi’s really is something else!
Vivendo Mirandus Restaurant- Lagos
Here you can dine in style while taking in the stunning panoramic views over the Atlantic Ocean and the beautiful Mediterranean gardens of the Vivenda Miranda Hotel. Resting atop the dramatic cliffs and using fresh, locally sourced ingredients, this is the perfect spot for a romantic evening.
For cool and classy European cuisine head to Vivendo where you will not be disappointed, the food is great quality and with a set menu around €35, including half a bottle of wine, it won’t burn a hole in your wallet either.
For an evening of beachside fun head to bustling Boia where you can expect good food, good wine and good times! This isn’t your typical quiet and secluded place, but if you are up for a hearty meal in good company this is the perfect choice for your Valentine’s day in the Algarve.
Ultra-romantic with views to die for, this will certainly get you in the mood for love. Caniço, is sculpted from the cliffs themselves, and to get to the restaurant and bar you take an through the cliffs. Come for a sunset drink before your meal as the perfect way to start your evening.
For the classy couple head to Parrilla Natural where you meal will be served with a side of sophistication. Outdoor dining here is a must, even in the chillier evenings so wrap up warm and enjoy your meal under the giant pine trees and twinkling stars.
O Leão de Porches
This gorgeous restaurant can be found in a 17th century building and feels cozy with tiled floors and rustic decor. It also serves truly flawless modern Mediterranean cuisine.
If you are in the Algarve this Valentine’s Day why not book one of these fantastic restaurants that are sure to make for an evening to remember?
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Have a romantic Valentine’s day in the Algarve,