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All 173 Sintra Restaurants

Curral dos caprinos

Rua 28 Setembro 13 - Cabriz, Sintra 2710-125, Portugal
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Ranked #23 of 173 Restaurants in Sintra
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Description: Traditional Portuguese Restaurant
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Our hotel recommended this restaurant for a Monday evening for a "typical" Portuguese experience. The service and food were fantastic and we loved getting to dine amongst local Portuguese families away from more touristic areas.

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Carcavelos, Lisboa, Portugal
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Either the meat or the fish dishes are great. Service is perfect and there are so treats, lihe the desserts. Normally, when I encounter such extemely good restauranta I call it "museums", which stands for good things to fill your body and that reaches your souls.

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Valby, Staden Kobenhavn, Denmark
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We had a wonderful experience at this local Portuguese restaurant. Good personal service, good local ingredients and a very good price.

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Malta
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

My second visit at Curral dos caprinos, and equally satisfied. The ambience is very rustic, and the staff helpful and deliver a very fast service. Upon being seated, we were served delicious olives, the famous cured ham and local cheeselets. We chose to have the mushrooms, very tasty as starters. Our main course consisted of roasted baby potatoes, spinach puree,... More 

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Brenham, Texas
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191 reviews 191 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Having lunch with a 100 or so tourists was not choice but we were part of a tour - what a pleasant surprise as to the quality and quantity of food not to mention prompt service. We were in and out in the allocated time and we heard no complaints, especially not from us. Very local and very nice sums... More 

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Miami, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

The grilled slices of goat meat, 'alheiras' sausage, and 'secreto de porco preto' (black pork secret) were amazing. The refried grelos and shaved ham were subpar. Service was excellent overall.

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scotland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

the good thing about this restaurant is that the staff are always helpful, even to the extent of choosing your wine for you and not going for the dearest option. They have a huge range. There are always regulars and local people in here as well as travellers from Lisbon and around. The food is consistently good -I've been there... More 

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Boston, MA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

The meal, the service, the atmosphere - totally worth the trip (and what a trip, along unpaved roads, yikes). The goat is their specialty so we decided to order it... delicious. Wine prices are reasonable (as is the case all over Portugal), they have it on tap and you can go up and select which one you want. We couldn't... More 

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Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Lunch was a delightful experience. I enjoyed the kabob of beef, pork and shrimp. Large platters of rice, French fries, a special bread and coriander dish, broccoli and other delights. My wife enjoyed the icky breast with orange reduction. Neither enjoyed the goat but understand we should have tried it. Service was very good and the prices fair. Great place... More 

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Russellville, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and it was wonderful. Our waiter was excellent. We too ordered too much food very large portions. But the steak was excellent and the goat was devine. We will be back to this wonderful restaurant. They gave us one of the olive bowl that has a place for the pit who does that ? Excellent... More 

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Address: Rua 28 Setembro 13 - Cabriz, Sintra 2710-125, Portugal
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Portuguese

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