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O Faroleiro

Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
+351 21 487 0225
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“clams” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 week ago 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!

Thank Marta P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank LuluReview
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Seethewholeworldnow
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful restaurant near guincho and cascais. Very good service and the food and wine absolutely amazing. Try the salt baked fish, Wow

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 8 August 2018

It's a restaurant I always come back again and again to celebrate some special occasion or without any particular reason... The lobster rice is fantastic as well as the fish "au salt" or the fish "au bread". Both are grilled and covered with salt or...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The food is typical Portuguese fish and seafood with a great view of the ocean near Guincho. There is a good selection of a variety of items and the prices, while more expensive than most, are reasonable for these great view seaside restaurants. The service...More

1  Thank JDMi
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Took a private tour from Lisbon to Sintra today and our driver suggested we stop at this wonderful restaurant in Cascais for lunch. We were not disappointed. We had barnacles as an appetizer (first time) and loved them! Our attentive and personable waiter recommended Red...More

1  Thank jogjr
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Great dinner with tasty fresh fish and amazing sunset view. It is a mostly touristic place but it's worth a visit. The staff is great and dishes are delicious. Price is within range of all the restaurants in this area! We tried Dourada cook under...More

Thank BaaBaaBlacksheep87
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We had to arrange huge business dinner with 40 guests. We managed to arrange everything within 2 days, contact person Ana was very helpful and with quick answers to the emails. Food was amazing, so delicious lobsters! We left from there completely satisfied! Could not...More

Thank Kristy K
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henry k
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
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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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