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Rua de Olivenca 3, Estoril, Cascais 2765-262, Portugal
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff great fresh fish and salad. Super service. We had spent hours out on bikes and this was a perfect pit stop! The view is amazing also!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Last visited 22 years ago. Delighted with it twice again in 2016. We sent cheese and extras back after being told "you only pay for what you eat". We only pay for what we want. So back they went. Other than that iffy start - seaside perfection under the umbrellas hiding from the boiling sun. Ameijoas a Bulhao Pato a... More 

Thank willy26
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Bolina is difficult to beat for a relaxing lunch with a spectacular view. Gluten free options are available if you explain your dietary requirements to the waiters who are all helpful, courteous and as chilled as the place itself! We chose from a fabulous range of salads and would happily return!

1 Thank Ali I
Cascais, Portugal
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205 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

On the seapromenade between Estoril and São João do Estoril. The food is vulgar but satisfactory. The price is reasonable. The service is unprofessional and unfriendly, probably due to having fewer waiters. Unfortunately when the wind blows the kitchen chimney smokes unpleasantly about customers. You find best places for dinner nearby.

Thank Luiz44
Cascais, Portugal
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

Another very average restaurant in a setting that deserves much more. When will restaurant owners start making an effort ? Why has everything tend to be so mediocre ?

Thank nobackdown
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15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We took a walk in Estoril as Cascais was way too crowded and found an empty Bolina inviting us for lunch at noon. One hour and a great lunch later the seaside terras is filled with people. Great squid, nice gambas and a refreshing vinho verde.

1 Thank BorisVa
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

Dear Bolina team, congratulations for the great work you all together have done during the past months to continuously improve the brand image of this fine establishment .. right next to the sea.. all extremely well done! The service is always positive, the food of high quality, the environment and seating most agreeable.. all in all, a place we love... More 

1 Thank Pumucklsxm
Estoril, Portugal
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40 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2016

Perfect location went just for a drink ended up having late lunch which was sea bass which was wonderful. Staff helpful and friendly. Really enjoyed.

1 Thank juliecB2090VW
Rhyl, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

I had swordfish and my wife the pork steaks . My fish came as a normal piece instead of the slice which I am used to. However, it was very tasty but the bones made eating mouthfuls quite difficult. My wife's pork was declared very good if a little dry. The overall experience, however, was good with quick and efficient... More 

Thank frostyrhyl
Oxford, UK
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

We have visited here for lunch a few times over the last couple of years and have always found the food to be outstanding quality, and the staff really lovely and helpful. The price is very competitive too. We had a three course meal (two people) and a half bottle of wine each and it amounted to just over €70... More 

Thank Haych

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $33
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Grill
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Olivenca 3, Estoril, Cascais 2765-262, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais  >  Estoril
  • Phone Number: 214687821

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?