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John Bull Restaurant

Rua da Palmeira | Cascais 2750-330, Cascais 2750-459, Portugal
+351 21 483 3319
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread” (18 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
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Bar, International, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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Rua da Palmeira | Cascais 2750-330, Cascais 2750-459, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good food, good staff, reasonable price and finally was able to have fish soup. Would recommend to everybody.

Thank simonbricklin1959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a tour group to Cascais and had our choice of many places to go. This one just appealed to a group of us and we decided to eat outside on a nice sunny day. The menu was in a number of different languages...More

Thank retiree2
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch, was a bit late on the day and hungry. Very attentive staffs, were more than happy to accommodate our requests. We had fish and chips, grilled chicken and grilled sardines with salads. Chicken was bit dry, can't complain about the rest. Overall good...More

Thank sanbidhan
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Good bar, good food at a reasonable price and good service with attentive staff. In the middle of the town with easy access. Would recommend a visit to eat or drink.

Thank robert c
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

We went to John Bull at December 31, looking for a late lunch. The restaurant stays in a busy tourist area, being one of the few options available. A big fish dish for 2 (30 euros) was shared for 3 people with no problem. The...More

Thank Fernando G
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here after visits to Boca do Inferno and Cabo da Roca so the apetite was not missing. We were looking for sea based food for decent prices and John Bull delivered. I had the pasta with shrimp, it was good but I...More

Thank Adrian G
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Great location in a square in the center of Cascais. 6 of us arrived in mid afternoon and were immediately seated at a prime location outside. Staff was very accommodating to move tables and seat 6 of us together. Leisurely lunch drinking wine in the...More

Thank pmerten3
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Lovely location in a square in the centre of Cascais but it appears that because of their prime location they pay little attention to food quality or service. The Spaghetti Napolitana (tomato sauce-what's to go wrong?!) was made with what appeared to be watered down...More

Thank N C
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Sat here on many occasions for drinks, lunch and dinner on one night.Food was okay but all you would expect from pub food. Very busy and popular location.

Thank jones19553
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Right off the main street, tucked in a corner, a good tourist find and a good meal cooked locally. We enjoyed the wait staff, the wine, the food. What more could you ask. Tables are close together and you are sitting outside mostly, however they...More

Thank WillisBayTrading
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Palmeira | Cascais 2750-330, Cascais 2750-459, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 21 483 3319
Description
Ate on the terrace in April 2011 and it was delicious. We shared a seafood rice (25euros) which we were told would feed two people. It was fantastic and easily the best paella we ate on our trip and would feed three people especially if you have bread and a starter. This was the best meal we had during our 3 weeks in Spain and Portugal. One of our party spilt a little sauce on her top and the waiter came to her aid immediately with a spray to fix her blouse. Fantastic service, setting, price. Wish I could eat there again.
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