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Portuguese in Caldas De Monchique

Café Império

Locals adore this place as it reputedly serves up the best piri-piri chicken in the region. While you tuck in enjoy the lovely views of the valley. Heading north, it’s 700m on the left-hand side past the turn-off to…
Portuguese in Caldas De Monchique

Restaurante 1692

This upmarket place has tables in the tree-shaded central square, and a classy interior. Service is a bit hit-and-miss, and the setting is perhaps a little better than the decent, but overpriced, food.