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Piriquita II

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Rua das Padarias 18, Sintra 2710-603, Portugal
+351 21 923 0626
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Kent
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109 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The warm almond roll cakes are the house specialty and were good, but my white coffee was tepid. The 'hot' milk brought in the jug was just warm. When we asked for the bill it took a long time to arrive. I didn't find the service to be friendly or even mildly warm, until we got to the cash register... More 

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Thank MMayKent
Sao Paulo, SP
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136 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Sintra, you should stop at Piriquita and try their "travesseiros" and "queijadas". Take some home as well

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Thank SAF2011-br
Houston, Texas
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far one of the best pastries I've ever had.. a slightly crispy pastry with the a soft center with the most delicate custard.. it's amazing.. getting a craving as I type this!!

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Thank Rakhi P
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82 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had to try both Pastel de Sintra and Queijadas! And I am sure this was the right place to do this 'cause everything was very fresh and yummy! Loved Queijadas, pastel de Sintra was very good but "over sweet"!

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Thank Beatriz B
London, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Sintra on tour and after our tour Jaime our guide introduced us to this place to try the pastries. I tried the really old recipe one with cinnamon and cheese (can't remember the name) but it was so delicious I had to buy more! My hubs tried the other not so old recipe one (with almond and... More 

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Thank Melinda A
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and fresh cakes and pastries. A definite must to drop in. Very crowded so take a queue number. Be patient and service is friendly. The almond pastry rolls are the famed choice. I loved the coconut cupcakes too.

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Thank Taylordiva
New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,222 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy pastry stop in the middle of Sintra village. We tried the pastries and liked them. They had a little different taste than the typical ones in Lisbon as these had an apple filling. The custard filling is available as well.

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1 Thank CCG1982
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took the Tuk tuk from Belem across the high way to Sintra ... yes!Tuk Tuk from Belem! It was a crazy hilarious journey on the highway on a Tuk tuk. The driver took me here and ordered a piece of pillow like sugar raised puff pastry filled with custard and a piece of mini Egg tart. The texture surprises... More 

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melbourne
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364 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes the pillow pastries are good though a bit too sweet. The chicken empadas were great though, as well as the hot chocolate. Affordable too.

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Thank MRYMelbourne
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Piriquita is a popular pastry shop and restaurant in the beautiful town of Sintra. We were recommended by our guide to visit it. A big thanks to him for recommending this wonderful place. The cafe is small and beautiful, loved the amazing tile work on the walls. As Piriquita is very popular, it is always busy and filled with people.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Portuguese
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Padarias 18, Sintra 2710-603, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 0626

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