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O Chefe e o Mar


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Embark on an adventure of tastes of the Sea. "O Chefe E o Mar", Commander Paulo Silva and his crew as a welcome! Restaurant - Petisqueira - Fado - Seafood - Fish - Seafood - Fish - Wine - Cocktails.
$34 - $112
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Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, Portuguese, Wine Bar
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The restaurant has great atmosphere. Everything is beautiful around and done in dark blue and orange colors. We have ordered sea bass and sushi and both had excellent taste. The dishes serving look very impressive. Also the waiter was very pleasant and tried to make...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 205sergeyp
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Off the beaten track, but well worth a visit. Fresh fish and seafood cook to perfection. Staff very helpful and friendly answering any questions you have about the menu. All round a wonderful night out. Definitely will come back again.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Curleysue71
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent quality, perfectly grilled fish, nice staff, fair price 👍👍👍 Have not have had such a good fish in a long time.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank joergs565
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we visited this chef/owner’s restaurants in 3 years. Mind you we live in California. Solar is more traditional Portuguese. According to the owner, this restaurant is more innovative and fusion. He is right. We had 3 dishes and a fine...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank HillsCA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal at O Chefe e o Mar. The restaurant can be expensive if you order the lobster or crab, but if eating their delicious fish, you wil find it quite reasonable. We had the clam appetizer pictured here and it was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had fabulous, local fish - beyond cod - at this restaurant, beautifully prepared. The chef came around and talked to everyone. They showed us the fish before they prepared it. We had wine, sushi appetizers and fish entrees for 90 euro - a steal....More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank waterjamin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good, fresh fish and tasty. Serve quickly and kind. wild sea bream very good. I recommend for sure

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MarinaE1055
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here with my wife on holiday and the experience has just been fantastic: quiet place, excellent food, no waiting time and kindness by the waiters. They can arrange a good meal also for vegetarians though there is nothing about it in the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank LucaT380
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here yesterday and food was excellent.service very friendly.highly recommend this restaurant..

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Britessdes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has extremely good reviews. The food is fantastically presented and the service great but the food tasted pretty awful. Almost all the seafood was overcooked especially the scallops which looked stunning but were cooked within an inch of their lives. The recommended wine...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Tinks1062015
maurosilva1993, Proprietário at O Chefe e o Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment. I am so sorry that your experience was horrible is not at all our idea. I hope you return to our space to enjoy other of our dishes and give us a much more positive evaluation Thank you very much...More

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Response from Mary Ann R | Reviewed this property |
I’d just say that a reservation is never a bad idea! If it’s a historic birthday, why take a chance? You will have a wonderful time!,
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