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Moinho de Don Quixote

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Rua do Campo de Flores 7 | Azoia, Colares 2705-141, Portugal
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70 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An old converted windmill is now a very interesting snack bar. A bit out the way but go for the amazing view, the food is pretty good too.

Thank SuperMax1971
Lisbon, Portugal
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78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set on the cliffs, this restaurant provides sweeping views down to the sea and along the coast. Their gardens are dotted with azulejo tiled benches for a relaxing, quiet place to view this scene. An outside terrace with tables and chairs allows for small pets, as well. An area inside is decorated in a colorful Mexican motif but the fare... More 

Thank craigandmicki
Zeist, The Netherlands
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today we went there for lunch. The place is fantastic, nicely decorated, as well inside as outside. From nearly all tables you have a great (sea) view! The menu is interesting and has also some vegetarian options. Prices look to be high, but the food is realy very good and I think you'll have a good value for money. We... More 

Thank Frits S
Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had delicious lunch of soup and tuna toasts in this eclectic restaurant overlooking the Atlantic. Though service was a little spotty it was a perfect stop after our visit to Sintra.

Thank AtlantaVisitor26
Lisbon, Portugal
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The service was bad. The food is super expensive and the quality isn't the best. The salad that came with the burger wasn't fresh, at all. Don't recommend any hamburger - maybe try the nachos.

Thank francisca_95
Lund, Sweden
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely meat cafe with a great out & inside sitting in a green cactus garden to the sea view. Great viberations, a favorite place I hardly what to share ...

1 Thank Margaretha F
Lund, Sweden
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

An artistic, romantic Cafe' garden & Meeting spot with stunning views, drinks and light food. This place provide ' life appetite ' & the staff gets you to return as soon as possible ...

Thank Margaretha F
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The grounds were absolutely stunning, with views to Guincho Beach. We just had time for a quick beer, but the menu included some Mexican favourites. I enjoyed visiting with the roaming cats too!

1 Thank pebbleVancouver
Ostersund, Sweden
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Comparing with the alternatives this is a nice place but a "tourist trap" palin food, chips and busy staff. Only great thing is the physical place it is a fun layout.

Thank Peje181
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place to relax with the family with a nice landscape view. The decoration is warm. They have good drink list and good toasts.

Thank Pedro C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Campo de Flores 7 | Azoia, Colares 2705-141, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Colares

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?