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O Faroleiro

Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
+351 21 487 0225
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“clams” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (34 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had hired a limo to take us around Lisbon and outlying areas for the day. Our driver was Nuno Vieira, a true gentleman, who spoke excellent English, was extremely knowledgeable on the history of Lisbon, he made our day interesting and so special in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank thebigrock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On visiting this attractively situated seafood restaurant on a whim after a walk along the windy beach, we were instantly greeted and seated by the attentive hosts. They offered great recommendations and both the food and service were immaculate. One's fish could be selected, with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sophm36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the salt roasted Golden Bream with green beans and potatoes, along with a glass of their house white. The salt covered fish is brought by your table where the waiter skins, bones and serves it. Our corner table had an great ocean view....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ramikat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went here for lunch and we were speachless. the fish is amazing,especially a la portugiese way. the lobster so so good and also the meat was great. the staff was very nice and heplful and telling you all about the fish quality and where...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank schnati
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This is care tasty and cozy place for a romantic dinner or a group event. Here you can order a full grilled fish or shrimps. And if you want a real experience, try out their egg dessert. It’s out of this world tasty!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Russian_Bear2012
Reviewed 20 October 2018

My wife and I requested at 3.45pm a pot of tea and a coffee and were rather abrutly signaled to go into a dingy wine bar area. Despite only three tables of diners present we were totally ignored, and therefore left at 15min. We were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Terry U
Reviewed 23 September 2018

The view of the coastline is awesome. Most restaurants with great views rely on the view and not the food. Not so here! The sea bass we had was the best we've ever tasted! The whole experience was wonderful. The staff was lovely and informative....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 654robertf654
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Stunning view and good food. The waiters were friendly and very helpful to place the orders. The grilled squid as a starter was amazing!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marta P
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We enjoyed a relaxing lunch on our way to Cascais and the seaside location can't be beat! We had to try the Azeitão cheese (which was delicious!) with Portuguese bread, as well as the traditional-style clams. For the main course we enjoyed the Seafood Rice...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank LuluReview
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I had high hopes for this place. On arrival, it is like a fine dining restaurant - white table clothes, personalised service. The waiter was odd and really sarcastic, and absolutely refused to give any food/wine recommendations; he kept saying ‘have whatever you want’. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Seethewholeworldnow
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21 May 2018|
Response from BaaBaaBlacksheep87 | Reviewed this property |
From Lisbon it will take about 35/40 minutes by highway. If you prefer to explore a little bit more use the Marginal road (IN-6) it goes along the coast line. Avoid rush hours traffic! Also stop to watch the sunset at Boca... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 21 487 0225
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