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Restaurante Central

Rua da Liberdade 100, Colares 2705-229, Portugal
+351 964 393 570
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mousse” (3 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Rua da Liberdade 100, Colares 2705-229, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a little hole in the call we found while biking. The food is very local, nothing fancy or adventurous but very good and fresh. We liked the wait staff and the local atmosphere but there is no view or ambiance. Go here for...More

1  Thank Tripp S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for dinner one evening and came back for more two days later. What looks like a pretty ordinary local sidewalk restaurant in Banzão turned out to have plenty of tasteful traditional Portuguese dishes, beautifully prepared. And quite possibly the best waiter/owner in...More

Thank vegar784
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We had a nice enough meal here, but the menu was not very interesting or adventurous, and the place had little atmosphere, with only one other table taken and an uninteresting decor. The fish soup was good, but the fish and steak main courses were...More

Thank astevens768
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely great authentic food. Fantastic fish and cooked to perfection. If you’re looking for great food and good value then you can’t go wrong here! Yum!

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We passed by after a day of hiking in sintra and were starving! The kids were served first and immediately after ordering. Very friendly and professional sevice. The dishes were all delicious, also the dessert. We‘ll be back! Thank you

Thank Simone C
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

As good tourists we forgot to book a table and at 1.45 pm we were getting a bit desperate to find a place to eat. Every restaurant was fully booked in the area (Easter). We rang Restaurante Central and asked if they had a table...More

1  Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Set Daily menu for 8,5€ including starter / main course and a drink. The vegetable soup was good and fried sardines as well. Good service

Thank Centh L
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Having relatives living nearby, Central has been a regular spot for good eating for more years than I can remember. The food is typically Portuguese, and has never let us down. The staff is friendly and the food is excellent. One can hardly wish for...More

Thank Helge G
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I've known this place since I was a teenager ad at that time this place looked very nice. No frills food with some homely taste and good prices for kids with little money. Since that time, more than 30 years ago, nothing changed! Same food,...More

Thank Polskiman
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Tremendous lunch. Good value, €80 for 5 people, steak, grilled octopus (fresh on Tuesdays and the best I have ever had), squid, grilled salmon, chicken - we had 2 beers only but wine list sound. Deserts very good and home made plus coffee. You cannot...More

Thank Tim M
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Questions & Answers
21 January 2017|
Response from Dalila M |
Afternoon, we have, fruit,vegetables,salads fish and grilling meats,we are at your disposal . Thank you.
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5 March 2016|
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Response from Dalila M | Property representative |
Yes sometimes we have life fado performances alão we have vegetarian food best regards Dalila Miranda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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12:00 - 15:30
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12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Liberdade 100, Colares 2705-229, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Colares
  • Phone Number: +351 964 393 570
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