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O Tunel

Rua Joao de Deus 90, Sintra 2710-579, Portugal
+351 21 923 1386
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Rua Joao de Deus 90, Sintra 2710-579, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I dined at O Tunel while visiting Sintra. O Tunel is not one of the touristy restaurants in the village area. It was recommended by our B&B host at the Dos Poetas. The food was wonderful. We shared the mariscos casserole as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 714russellj
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

O Tunel is one of the many restaurants tucked away in the side streets of Tavira. The last time we had dined here the restaurant was relatively new. Last night it was very busy and the girl who served us had difficulty understanding us. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank miasgrandad
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

A very nice complement to the day in Sintra. Tasty, fresh local food, friendly service - it is worth listening to their advice. Bardzo miłe dopełnienie dnia w Sintrze. Smaczne, świeże lokalne jedzenie, przemiła obsługa - warto posłuchać ich propozycji .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank michukrot
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing lunch here after touring Sintra. The family owned restaurant has delicious food, friendly staff and good prices. We had an amazing wreckfish casserole with fresh shrimp, mussels and clams. The broth was amazing and the dish was served with crispy fried...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This was a great experience. The food is very good and fresh. The waitress is very nice and generous. Recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Pedro C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We wanted to love it a the atmosphere was good and service fantastic, however the food was so salty it was almost inedible. We loved the waiter too much to want to complain, so it was a real shame.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank The_Travel_Bunch
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Fish was excellent! Very tasty and fresh! Amazing welcoming as we booked the table online. Cosy and warm environment with lovely staff. We do not recommend the “costeleta” as the meet was not great. To make it up we ordered the shrimps and the excellency...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Patrícia R
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

It was most amazing moment being here, food was really delicious as expected. It was very wonderful & pleasing service with great suggestion of Mr.carlos... will be back again for great meal.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 138vjp
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Waiter was very pleasant and the table looked nice but the restaurant lacked atmosphere and the food was lack lustre. It was our first night in Sintra and we were disappointed with our experience. Desserts were very good but whole experience means we wouldn’t recommend.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 805beckyk
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The cod Fish was extremely salty....my husband had to send it back! The octopus rice was like a black soup.... I nearly asked a spoon to eat it.... Same thing with shrimp rice.... a soup! I would not come back at all! They have a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Carol F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Joao de Deus 90, Sintra 2710-579, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 1386
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