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Portuguese in Alcoutim

O Camané

In the heart of things, this popular spot is bursting with a range of Algarvian and Alentejan dishes, including porco preto (Iberian pig) and açorda (bread soup). There's always a good selection of daily specials.
Castle in Alcoutim


The flower-ringed, 14th-century castelo has sweeping views. Inside the grounds is the Núcleo Museológico de Arqueologia (Archaeological Museum), displaying ruined medieval castle walls and other artefacts, and an ex…
Portuguese in Alcoutim

O Soeiro

A cheap and cheerful lunch spot, this family-run place is good for its grilled chicken, succulent steaks and occasional fresh fish, and its setting near the river.