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GSpot Gastronomia - CLOSED

Alameda dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra, 12, A/B, Sintra, Portugal
+351 927 508 027
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
17 Oct 2014
“Location”
5 Mar 2014
“CLOSED”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Alameda dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra, 12, A/B, Sintra, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 17 October 2014

This place is not easy to find. We had to feel around the streets for it for a longtime. Once you get in though, it is totally worth the effort.

1  Thank Jdoucett
Reviewed 6 March 2014 via mobile

Given the good reviews, we dropped by in February 2014. The restaurant is now closed and a cafe is there instead. We didn't stay to either catch the name of the cafe or eat there.

8  Thank OhGreatOne
Reviewed 22 November 2013 via mobile

Tasting menu is great with a fair price. Great wines available and a lot of them from small portuguese producers. You can also ask for a wine tasting experience. Nice service. The place itself could be better: it's small with very basic decoration. For sure...More

Thank Pmhenriques
Reviewed 30 October 2013

This restaurant was suggested to us by our innkeeper, and we were not disappointed. This is the definition of intimate dinning, maybe 8 tables, an attentive waiter, ( so no noise, not being neglected, because there too busy to pay attention to you, no rushing...More

Thank SuzanneLG
Reviewed 10 October 2013

Manuel Moreira is one of the best, if not the best, Portuguese sommelier and his Gspot at the heart of Sintra is a Gem. Our group was very lucky to have him present for a sensual trip along Portugal's territory (and its history) through wine....More

Thank Luisa A
Reviewed 4 October 2013

It is well worth walking out of the historic centre to find this small, non-touristic restaurant, which proposes good quality and creative food. Excellent wine. We tasted the lamb with fried polenta: the meat was perfectly cooked, very tender and juicy.More

Thank Odradek25
manuel m, Gerente at GSpot Gastronomia, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2013

Thank you very much for your visit and enthusiastic comments. It was a pleasure to welcome you. Indeed, we attempt to offer different proposal from the historic center restaurants, in way the visitors to have a wider availability. Hoping that the Sintra experience was quite...More

Reviewed 4 October 2013

Disappointed with the decor. Strong lights, cold and empty. Seemed more like a day time café then a restaurant. The food was ok but I wouldn’t rush back to eat there again. The wine list was poor, no in between prices; it went from cheap...More

1  Thank Marli-UK
manuel m, Gerente at GSpot Gastronomia, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2013

We would like to thank you the visit and your comments. Indeed the decor is simple, which always brought mixed opinions. W've the feeling that your experience was positive, while not fulfilling the possibly high expectations. We are not pretencious, we try to offer tasty...More

Reviewed 22 September 2013

Looking at the reviews I expected more from this restaurant. The food was decent but not very special. As a first course we had pea soup which was okay. My main course was lamb with fried polenta in tomato sauce. The lamb meat was nice...More

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1  Thank GuidoReist
manuel m, Gerente at GSpot Gastronomia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2013

We would like to thank you for your visit to our restaurant, and specially for your comments. We realize that your experience was positive, but not entirely satisfactory. W'll took a very attentive care about your no so good comments. However it was a pleasure...More

Reviewed 14 August 2013

Lunch in this restaurant is an occasion! If you enjoy high quality ,innovative food,at reasonable prices,this is the place. The Chef must be very talented to continually provide such high standards. Wine list is excellent. Well worth a visit.

Thank teach41
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We had a great meal for a group of 16, the service was commendable and the food was excellent. It is located in Sintra and easy to find.

Thank mikep46
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 41
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alameda dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra, 12, A/B, Sintra, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 927 508 027
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Description
Small restaurant, young team of passionate people about food and wine. We offer some traditional Portuguese tidbits, a dynamic Tasting Menu changing monthly, and a selection of tasty, comfort food, aiming to please varied expectations. Nice Portuguese wine selection, and a really sought after dessert wine list.
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