Come And Dine With Us

Pedro and the team look forward to welcoming you to The Algarve Restaurant, an authentic, family-run, Portuguese restaurant here in Potters Bar.

Portugal’s rich gastronomic history and culture is, arguably, the most influential cuisine in the world today. In the 15th Century, Portuguese explorers traversed the globe and were introduced to flavours and spices from as diverse regions as South America, The Far East, India, and Africa.

After each trip, new and exciting foods were introduced to willing Portuguese cooks. Each new spice, herb, pepper, fruit, or other foodstuff enriched and expanded the nation’s larder and gave Portugal’s cuisine distinct flavours not found anywhere else on the continent.

Portugal’s rich gastronomic history and culture is, arguably, the most influential cuisine in the world today. In the 15th Century, Portuguese explorers traversed the globe and were introduced to flavours and spices from as diverse regions as South America, The Far East, India, and Africa.

After each trip, new and exciting foods were introduced to willing Portuguese cooks. Each new spice, herb, pepper, fruit, or other foodstuff enriched and expanded the nation’s larder and gave Portugal’s cuisine distinct flavours not found anywhere else on the continent.

The Algarve

About Us

The Algarve is a family-run Portuguese restaurant; and that family has decades of experience running four restaurants, all situated in the world heritage site Sintra, near Lisbon. Our owner, Pedro Silva will greet you front of house. “I have grown up in restaurants, they are in my blood” says Pedro. “When diners eat their lunch in Portugal the main conversation is ‘what are we having for dinner!’

Menu

Portuguese food is Mediterranean cuisine at its best, and like the people, it’s warm, vibrant, spicy, and a little mysterious.

Christmas 2021 Menu

New Year’s Eve 2021 Menu

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Our opening hours

Monday Closed


Tuesday 12:00 – 23:00


Wednesday 12:00 – 23:00


Thursday 12:00 – 23:00


Friday 12:00 – 23:00


Saturday 12:00 – 23:00


Sunday 12:00 – 23:00

The Algarve Restaurant

Dining Excellence – Centuries In The Making