Portuguese in Monchique

O Luar da Fóia

Gorgeous is the only word to use for the setting (slightly rustic), the view (cliff-edge expansive) and the cuisine (full-on traditional Portuguese using quality produce). Chicken piri-piri is the go here, as is suc…
Portuguese in Monchique

A Charrete

Touted as the area's best eatery for its wide menu of regional dishes, this likeably old-fashioned, though slightly pricey place offers reliably good cuisine amid country-rustic charm. A house speciality is cabbage …
Cafe in Monchique

Ó Chá Lá

Teahouses are a bit like puppies: it's very difficult to dislike them. And this calming spot is no exception, doing light meals such as soups and quiches, and turning out excellent cakes and tarts in a bright, tiled…
Portuguese in Monchique

Restaurante O Parque

Directly opposite the Monchique tourist office, this cosy local haunt serves good, honest, down-to-earth dishes at green-clad, unsteady tables. It's popular with all kinds of workers when the lunch bell strikes.