€€€ O Pátio. (282 350 599.Carvoeiro beach). First opened on Carvoeiro's main square in 1964, O Pátio continues to be one of the finest restaurants in the area. Seafood, fresh fish and a first class paella are the specialities of this very famous restaurant.
€€ Taste (282 085 740. R. do Barranco, Carvoeiro. Closed Mondays.) Opened in 2009, Taste is the new venture of the owners of the popular restaurant Ele e Ela. With an attractive menu of international cuisine, there is a great selection of meat, fish and vegetarian dishes to choose from.
€ Vimar (282 358 222. Estrada do Farol, 11, Carvoeiro. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.) For simple freshly grilled food and a selection of traditional Portuguese dishes, Vimar is one of the best bets in Carvoeiro. Try the local dishes such as "Arroz de Marisco" (seafood rice stew),Cataplanas or "Bacalhau à Brás" (shreded cod cooked with scrambled egg and onions).