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O Faroleiro

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Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750, Portugal
+351 214 870 225
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12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 80
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Delicious sea food, great service and fantastic view! These are the reasons you should visit! One of the best restaurants at the area. Would definitely recommend! It is more expensive than average places but it is worth visiting. Love it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Svetlana M
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Delicious sea food, great service and fantastic view! These are the reasons you should visit! One of the best restaurants at the area. Would definitely recommend! It is more expensive than average places but it is worth visiting. Love it!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Impressive when you arrive and all in all, it's a quality restaurant. The issue for us was that the spoken English was bad, and we were offered the fish immediately and not talked through the other seafood options. Maybe they needed to finish the remaining fish as it was passed 3 pm on a Sunday...Wanted desert but unfortunately there was... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The restaurant is fancy, but is totally worth it. The fish is the most fresh I've ever tried and they serve it with no spines. We order one "Pargo a la portuguesa " which is in the oven with baked potatoes. It was delicious. We paid 20 euros per person. Really recommended, besides the views are beautiful and really nice

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Visalia, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Our waiter Eduardo did a fabulous job presenting fresh seafood options to our menu. The view is incredible. Make sure you make reservations and ask for a table in the window, even though there are no bad seats in the restaurant. There are plenty ocean views everywhere. The food was great. Fresh, taste really good. They made great recommendations about... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Very very fresh fish, Pargo a la portuguesa tasted simply great, the price was expensive but the experience was worth it. Excelent service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Ate lunch on a Saturday and was mesmerized by the view. It was a scene out of Count of Monte Cristo. Service was top notch and couldn't be improved. Most importantly, the food was amazing. Had the shrimp to start and seafood rice as a main. Lastly had the chocolate moose for desert along with a coffee.

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Wellington, Fl
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This was our first dinner in Portugal and we were excited to be by the sea. The restaurant looked great as did the inside but the service was very slow and the waiter inattentive. Our fish was OK but it was at best an average experience. There are better places to go for dinner in Cascais I am sure

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Very high price for low quality of dishes. Soups were terrible, as well as seafood rice or better said cooked rice with a soup. Only seabass in a salt was very good. But the price! Omg!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Have visited this restaurant several times and the quality is always good. Food: here you have fish and seafood; all very fresh ingredients; seafood rice is something very special; Wine: big offer; some prices too expensive Service: fast, competent and experienced Environment: big area; the other tables will not bother you, view to the ocean although other restaurants in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Me and my 27 colleagues had a late night dinner here in feb 2015. We had a lobster soup and some seashells and it was very nice. It was a nice atmosphere, good service and a nice view.

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Additional Information about O Faroleiro

Address: Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 214 870 225
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Cuisine: European, Portuguese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 214 870 225

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:45 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?