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Restaurante Celmar

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Rua Central do Meco, Sesimbra 2970-058, Portugal
+351 21 268 3704
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Sat outside, restaurant very busy for a Tuesday - obviously very popular! We ate salmon cerviche which was fresh and light then speciality fish and rice. We will return!

Thank pnutbrown
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Awesome restaurant that combines the best sea fruits and also some very good meat. The starters are amazing and all is fresh and super tasty. To repeat and repeat and repeat. My First option every time I flight to Lisbon or south of Portugal.

Thank Rui T
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Good food. Nice selection of sea food. Unspectacular location and service. Overall perhaps somewhat overpriced.

Thank Christian B
Moscow, Russia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2015

Very nice place. Our big company visited "Celmar" several times and we were always pleased. Stuff members speak english well, and there was no problem to make order. Prices are average. Hospitality is very high. If owner has been there he always asked visitors if everything is alright and if they need any advice or recommendation. Seafood is always fresh,... More 

Thank goalexandre
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

This is probably the best restaurant in town. Ive tried them all! Here you get 2 things that usually you don't get around. Almost every restaurant around delivers good food, specially fish and sea food. In Celmar, apart from that, you also get amazing boar, wild pigeon, partridge and hare! All amazingly fresh and cooked with sophistication. As well as... More 

1 Thank dudulisbon
Lisbon, Portugal
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Celmar is a small restaurant in the heart of the Meco village. My family and I go there every year in Summer in order to have their Arroz de Marisco (Seafood Rice). I can guarantee it is probably one of the best I have ever had. You have the option of having it with lobster or not (35 for 2... More 

1 Thank Pedro M
Linz, Austria
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556 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 282 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2014

We had dinner twice at "Celmar" restaurant during our holiday in Portugal, and both times the food was very good. They offer a really great selection of any kind of seafood, and you can chose whatever you want after having a look at the different dishes they offer. One night the service was very professional, the other night it was... More 

Thank honguito
Zurich, Switzerland
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257 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2014

Nothing special but this is the best in Meco. Decent Portuguese food friendly service. I little more expensive than the the quality of the restaurant would justify but it's closeness to the beach adds a few euro to the bill.

1 Thank Luis M
Coimbra, Portugal
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412 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2014

A simple restaurant but with an amazing choice of fresh fish and seafood. And the price is acceptable and the service is excellent.

Thank FlyingTuga
Lisbon, Portugal
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

Very very good seafood and fish! Maybe crowded in July and august, but still worth a try, as the service is also very nice.

Thank Joaocarp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Central do Meco, Sesimbra 2970-058, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Setubal District  >  Sesimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 268 3704

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