€€€ No Pátio (282 763 777. R. Lançarote Freitas, 46. Closed Mondays. Open for dinner only Tue-Sat. Sundays open for lunch only). Named after the charming patio at the rear of the restaurant, the menu includes the "No Pátio signatures" with dishes such as seared salmon with aspargus risotto, white wine and watercress cream.
€€ O João (282 761 067. Rua da Silva Lopes, 15; closed on Sundays) A cosy restaurant, offering candlelit dinners. Locals and tourists alike are tempted by the fantastic paella.
RESTAURANTE ADEGA DA MARINA
€ Restaurante Adega da Marina (282 764 284. Avenida dos Descobrimentos, 35; open all week) This restaurant on the waterfront has a simple, rural atmosphere and serves excellent fish and seafood dishes.
€€€ Vila Palmeira (282 770 902. Meia Praia. Closed Mondays). Located right on the front at Meia Praia, this restaurant offers fine dining along with some beautiful views. The chef prepares creative menus based on modern Mediterranean cuisine and the ambience is intimate with discreet service.
€€€ Vino Divino (917 009 238. Rua 1 de Maio, 4; closed on Sundays and Mondays) Elegant restaurant that specializes in Italian cuisine. Don’t miss the tagliatelle com frutos do mar (seafood tagliatelle).