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Restaurante Pendoa

Rua da Pendoa 14, Sintra 2710-610, Portugal
+351 21 924 4614
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“bacalao” (9 reviews)
“roast pork” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese
Rua da Pendoa 14, Sintra 2710-610, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us. I wish it hadn’t been. Usually when you have to wait for a table it means the food will be worth the wait. However it wasn’t. After sitting down and ordering we waited a further 45 minutes to get...More

Thank Nancypants92
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We visited this restaurant whilst in Sintra. Previously reasd good reviews on Tripadvisor. The lady ho served us was very friendly and helpful. I noticed she speaks good English and French. She was very patient and made us feel very welcome. The food itself was...More

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

It's a family run business. We visited this restaurant with a group of 9.. Waited almost 40 minutes, well worth it. Very friendly service despite how busy they were, made us all feel very welcome.

Thank Francisco D
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

A small restaurant off the beaten track with Portugese comfort food. The place is run by some elderly women, so it takes time before you get your food but nevertheless the atmosphere is quite homey. The interior is a bit weird though, as you can...More

Thank Kamisowa
Reviewed 19 May 2018

After trekking and seeing most of the sites in Sintra it was late afternoon and we were looking for somewhere to grab a bite to eat and off the main avenue we stumbled across this place by chance and were delighted that we did. Two...More

Thank Curt W
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Two lovely ladies working at the restaurant. They have menus in Portuguese, English and French. Food is wonderful and very affordable. Definitely recommend the vegetable soup and bacalao fish.

Thank Kchou
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We found Pendôa through Trip Advisor, as it fit the bill of what we were looking for: family-friendly, inexpensive and satisfying. The ladies running the restaurant were lovely, very friendly and accommodating. The menu is limited but the food is fresh and has a home-made...More

Thank xpat_w_kids
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

For sure the best price you can find in Centro Historico. 25€ for 2 including the bottle of vinho de la casa and the coffees. We wouldn't say though that this is typical of Portugal as the crowds were mostly foreigners and the food quite...More

Thank paulandc0
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had lunch at this restaurant and we really felt at home. It is (probably) a small family business with cozy warm, instantly fresh food. The dishes may sometimes be limited, so may be you fight over a chicken dish with your friend, lol. Go...More

Thank Lotus S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Traditional family run restaurant with large portions and reasonable prices - no salt or pepper on the table

Thank Fiona K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Pendoa 14, Sintra 2710-610, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 924 4614
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