Located in the beautiful Algarve region, Figs on the Funcho is an excellent starting point for discovering a wide range of Algarve restaurants that cater to diverse culinary preferences. Whether you’re seeking traditional Portuguese cuisine, fresh seafood, international flavors, or a cozy cafe experience, Cheryl’s recommendations near Figs on the Funcho are sure to impress. That is of course if you can tear yourself away from Figs on the Funcho! Follow the links for more information about the restaurant and how to get there.

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Experience Algarvian Delights and Breathtaking Views at Solar do Farelo

Situated near Alvor, Solar do Farelo offers a typical Algarvian dining experience with stunning countryside views. The drive from Figs on the Funcho takes approximately 40 minutes.

Riverside Dining Excellence: Club Nautico Xaranga in Silves

Enjoy fresh and delicious food while taking in great river views at Club Nautico Xaranga near Silves. The drive from Figs on the Funcho takes around 30 minutes.

Savor Authentic Algarvian Cuisine and Explore a Remarkable 50,000-Bottle Wine Cellar at Veneza in Paderne

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Exploring the Extensive Cellar of Exquisite Wines

Located in Paderne, Veneza is a place to relax and indulge in authentic Algarvian cuisine. The restaurant boasts good food, a friendly staff, and an impressive 50,000-bottle wine cellar. Plan for a 20-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho.

Restaurante Xerem Fusion Cuisine

Discover a hidden gem in Albufeira’s countryside at Restaurante Xerem. With a beautiful setting, lovely decoration, and great service, this restaurant offers superb fusion cuisine and an excellent. The drive from Figs on the Funcho takes around 20 minutes.

Uncover Culinary Excellence: Restaurante Xerem’s Fusion Cuisine in Albufeira’s Countryside

Located in Paderne, Mato a Visto offers a selection of top-class wines and a shop featuring local Algarve products. Enjoy alfresco meals on their spacious outdoor terrace while savoring the flavors of the region. The drive from Figs on the Funcho takes about 15 minutes.

Casa da Vinha: A Typical Portuguese Country Restaurant for Authentic Rustic Dining Delights in Vale Fuzeiros

Considered a family favourite, Casa Da Vinha in Vale Fuzeiros is a rustic Portuguese restaurant serving simple, organic homegrown food at great value. It’s only a 10-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho.

Rui Marisqueira: The Best Seafood Restaurant on the Algarve for Indulging in Finest Seafood Delights in Silves

Seafood lovers shouldn’t miss Rui Marisqueira in Silves. This popular restaurant offers the best seafood in the Algarve, drawing both locals and tourists. Enjoy their wide selection of seafood dishes, including the renowned fish cataplana. The drive from Figs on the Funcho takes around 15 minutes.

Immerse Yourself in Silves’ Charm at Café Inglês with Scenic Views and Live Music

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Captivating Views of the Castle Near the Restaurant

Situated near the Silves Castle, Café Inglês provides lovely views of Silves from its shaded terrace. Experience a charming ambiance, live music on weekends, and a delightful dining experience just a 15-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho.

Café Académico: A Culinary Journey in S.B. Messines with a Seasonal Delight

Experience the lively ambiance of Café Académico, a café located in the heart of S.B. Messines. This café serves typical Portuguese food, allowing you to immerse yourself in the local culinary scene. Come late spring and summer, Café Académico also serves snails, known as “caracóis” in Portuguese, a cherished culinary tradition in the Algarve countryside. It’s just a 5-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho.

Coastal Delights Await at La Cigale: A Beachfront Dining Experience in Olhos d’Agua

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Dining with a View at the Water’s Edge

Located in Olhos d’Agua, La Cigale is a beachfront restaurant situated in a typical Algarve fishing village. With its lovely large sea views, it offers a picturesque setting to enjoy a meal. Indulge in their “plate of the day” lunch, which includes a choice of fish and peri peri chicken. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore the nearby rock pools when the tide is out. La Cigale is approximately a 30-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho.

Embrace Traditional Flavors and Countryside Charm at O Folclore: A Culinary Haven in Alte, Home to Baltazar the Donkey

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Explore the quaint arty village, Alte, and home to Baltizar the donkey.

Situated in the picturesque village, Alte, O Folclore is a charming Portuguese restaurant nestled in the countryside. Immerse yourself in the traditional ambiance and enjoy authentic Portuguese cuisine. As an added attraction, you can meet Baltazar, the resident donkey. The restaurant is just a 15-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho.

Quinta do Mel: A Honey Farm Retreat with Scenic Views, Lavender Fields, and Culinary Delights near Olhos de Agua, Perfect for Airport Stopovers

Located near the village of Olhos de Agua, Quinta da Mel is known as the “Honey Farm” and offers more than just a restaurant experience. Explore their herb garden and shop, where you can find local produce, Algarve fire drink (medronho), cork articles, and canned fish. Indulge in a cream tea or savor a typical Portuguese lunch while enjoying the gorgeous countryside views. Quinta da Mel is approximately a 30-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho and is conveniently situated just 1.5km from Falesia Beach, one of the Algarve’s best beaches. A great stop en-route to the airport.

Indulge in Global Flavors and Grilled Excellence at Peri Peri Restaurant Pine Cliffs: A Unique Dining Experience near Olhos d’Agua, Perfect for Visiting Falesia Beach

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Embracing the Tranquil Beauty of the Algarve

Located near Olhos d’Agua, the Piri Piri Steak House at the 5-star Pine Cliffs resort offers a unique dining experience. With a relaxed atmosphere and a new concept, the restaurant specializes in prime meat produce from around the globe, grilled to perfection. Treat yourself to a memorable meal with flavors that span continents. The drive from Figs on the Funcho to Peri Peri Restaurant Pine Cliffs takes approximately 35 minutes.

Maria do Mar: A Gastronomic Delight in Portimão with a Side of Sardine Factory History

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High-quality canned fish products not commonly found in supermarkets

At Maria do Mar, indulge in rare and high-quality canned fish products not commonly found in supermarkets. Enjoy the delightful nibbles paired with garlic bread, tomato, basil, balsamic vinegar, and fresh herbs. After lunch, guests can explore the nearby Sardine Factory Museum for a fascinating glimpse into the history of this traditional delicacy. Plan for a 45-minute drive from Figs on the Funcho.

These recommendations near Figs on the Funcho provide a diverse selection of Algarve restaurants, each offering its own unique atmosphere, cuisine, and charm. Whether you’re looking to indulge in local flavors, seafood delicacies, international fusion, or enjoy a casual cafe experience, these dining establishments are sure to satisfy your cravings and provide a delightful culinary journey in the Algarve. 

Are you ready to embark on a delightful self-catering holiday experience? Book your stay at Figs on the Funcho villa today and immerse yourself in the beauty of the Algarve. Explore nearby restaurants, indulge in culinary delights, and create lasting memories.