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Ginginha Transmontana

Rua de Alvide 366, Cascais 2750-288, Portugal
+351 21 483 2655
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Aug 31, 2017
“A unique dining experience!”
Aug 16, 2017
“Authentic Portuguese food”
Closed Now
All hours
International, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
Rua de Alvide 366, Cascais 2750-288, Portugal
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

It is a quaint and small restaurant that is managed by a Portuguese family. It is rather small and I suggest making reservations ahead of time. The food was good and typical Portuguese cuisine. The service was god as well! Worth a visit!

Thank dellaario
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

A very small neighborhood restaurant with typical Portuguese food. We had their special Brazilian drink which was very good. I had cod and potatoes while my wife had the steak. The steak was outstanding so I would recommend that. The service was friendly and good....More

Thank John D
Reviewed July 26, 2017

The staff was nice, but half of the food was overcooked, and the other half was undercooked. Dry and cold food that we waited for in 1 hour and 20 minutes - and we were the only customers! Prices were unreasonable, even if it had...More

3  Thank Camilla D
Ricardokkk, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Ginginha Transmontana, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2017

Dear Camilla. I don 't understand truly what happenned that day, my appologies from all the staff we always do our best for the costumers . I hope one next time be different and change your opinion.

Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

I enjoy this restaurant a lot. I remember dinning in this place with my mom when I was 11 or 12 years old... so a long time ago. And I've been here several times since then. Nowadays, the owner's son and his wife are managing...More

1  Thank Sacha G
Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Great mussels for starters, great steak for mains and great caramel dessert, extremely cosy interior and the friendliest staff. Mother and son run this restaurant and it is well worth many visits even during a short stay :)

Thank Fredrik W
Reviewed September 21, 2015

This litte, hidden gem has a very peculiar interior what you will like (like me) or hate. Anyway, if you want to have a great steak...this is the place. Normally fish is better in most places but here I had the fillet mignon and it...More

Thank Roel B
Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

It's slightly out of the the centre of town (4 Euro taxi!) , it's little, it's quirky but I have to say it serves some of the best Portuguese food you will ever have. The best steak I have ever tasted. A family run business...More

Thank JetSetHarry
Reviewed July 22, 2015

What a wonderful experience to have dined in this restaurant, very good and sympathetic service the decor of this restaurant is fabulous, and the meat is the best i've had. Try the chateaubriand is heavenly.

2  Thank John S
Reviewed July 6, 2015

An excellent opportunity to learn something new and different , with a decoration out of the ordinary but very unique and different , the food with high quality and efficient service , eat cod rice with prawns for two and boar on the tile had...More

1  Thank 242sofia
Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

This has to be one of the quirkiest restaurant's I have eaten in. Fantastic atmosphere. Great service from Maria and her grandson. So glad we visited . Can't wait to return next year !!!

1  Thank Richard P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $27
International, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Alvide 366, Cascais 2750-288, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 21 483 2655
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