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Refugio da Roca

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Estrada Do Cabo Da Roca | Azoia 27, Colares 2705-001, Portugal
+351 21 929 0898
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12:30 - 22:30
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Wed - Mon 12:30 - 22:30
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Alton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide took us to this off piest restaurant rather than the madness within the tourist area. Authentic rustic restaurant with links if character. Main dishes from the grill in the region of €11-19 depending on choice, I had the octopus and was very pleased. My wife opted for the seafood pasta and the boys the chicken on the... More 

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Winterthur
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102 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a little aside from the windy and stormy Cabo da Roca you will find this very welcoming Refugio. From far away the fine smoke of the open fire wooden grill is already inviting you to this charming and rustic place. The menu card will offer you a great selection of the most typical local dishes, served simply but extremely... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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460 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this seafood restaurant is on the highway near the cabo da roca overlook. the kitchen is spot on with presenting fresh local seafood dishes. the desserts were equally good and homemade. service is friendly and quick. pricing is fair. definitely worth a stop over for lunch after exploring the nearby cabo da roca.

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Oslo, Norway
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41 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just by the road to Cabo da roca, you find this restaurant. They have a wide selection of food and drinks, price is a little higher but definitivt worth it - I had the best grilled squid with cheese topping, soft, melting and tasty. Ask for the spinach paté if you want something green beside your meal, it wasnt on... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

For wild fish from the Atlantic.Superb ROBALO is a must but all other are also wonderfull. always quite busy but it pays back the waiting in flavour delight

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Bucharest, Romania
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

A great stop on your way to/from capo da roca. The food is very tasty, good service, nice location. I would recommend it!

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Connecticut, USA
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

You could not ask for better food that what is served here. Everything is extremely fresh and seasoned perfectly. This restaurant is a must-visit for for foodies and anyone wishing to get a true taste of delicious Portuguese cooking.

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Sandton, South Africa
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

After a day of sight-seeing we found this restaurant by chance . Everything we experienced here was SUPERB! Beautiful venue, amazing food and excellent service . Waiter was funny and gave me the best wine suggestion! Unlike my previous experience at another restaurant called Cafe Nicola in Lisbon Portugal the day before.

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Very good service, cozy place, very good starters and fish dishes. Good value for money given the quality of the food and the level of service

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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous food and wine. Authentic prepared fresh ingredients from squid to chicken. Wonderful menu and complete wine list.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Do Cabo Da Roca | Azoia 27, Colares 2705-001, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Colares
  • Phone Number: +351 21 929 0898

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?