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Cantinho de Sao Pedro

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Praca Dom Fernando II 18 | Sao Pedro de Sintra, Sintra 2710-483, Portugal
+351 21 923 0267
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Probably the best cod I have ever eaten. Loved the dishes- beans, cheese, cod and sea bass Proper Portuguese food, great location also

Thank Dene T
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Whenever I visit Sintra it's not the same without stopping here for a meal. Delicious Portuguese food and nice local traditional feel if that is what you are after. Cannot go wrong with the meals!

Thank MaxwellCH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

Good service and good food. The local specialities are cheap and good. Ambiance is sympathic far from the crowded Sintra downtown. speak english french and spanish. moreover, it is close to a parking lot... I recommend it.

Thank Sebastien E
Linz, Austria
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We were walking all the sights and got down to Cantinho de São Pedro upon recommendation of our host in Sinatra - it was just past 3pm and we were tired, hoping to get at least something to drink expecting the place to close at 3. To our surprise the extremely friendly staff checked with the chef and even offered... More 

Thank Franz K
Tromso, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

A friend of mine reccomended this place and I was very pleased with it. I had a good hearty lamb stew, and the portions are big! The people working there were very friendly and nice, the food was good, the restaurant was cozy and the prices were decent :)

Thank Linn M
Retford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

We visited on recommendation that it would be more authentic than in the historic centre of Sintra - a good recommendation as this is away from the crowds of tourists and many of the clients were local. There is a nice warm old-world ambience. The service is attentive but not obtrusive and the food is excellent. However the portion sizes... More 

Thank port-nou
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 13, 2016

This place came highly recommended to us by a local. It seemed to be mostly locals dining there. I ordered steak which was incredible. The cheese they serve there as an appetizer is great also.

Thank Erica L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2016

We had dinner here on the recommendation of our hotel. The dining room is stone walled with a fireplace in the corner to keep it warm in the winter. It's can be very quiet in dining room if it isn't full, which is different for us coming from the states where every restaurant seems to play music. The food is... More 

Thank Hungrymarmot
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2016

Nice place visited on the recommendation of the hotel owner. Although the menu choice is very typical of the area I got a feeling that this place had a slightly higher ratio of locals. Make of that what you will but I'm assuming it means it's one of the better places. That is to be confused with being flash as... More 

Thank simonhutch
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

We didn't know what to expect in the highly touristic village of Sintra. Well it was a nice surprise. We enjoy the grilled pork escalope. As others mentioned, the portion are fairly big, and we ended up with three escalopes per plate. Good service and the food was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Christian B

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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
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Dom Fernando II 18 | Sao Pedro de Sintra, Sintra 2710-483, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 0267

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