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Calca Perra

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Rua Pedro Dias 59, Tomar, Portugal
249 321 616
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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were greeted by a very unenthusiastic waiter who obviously didn't want to be there .... Not given menus and asked if we wanted fish or meat ... No starter offered ... We chose the 'fish' which was salmon and a tuna. For wine we asked for the house red to be told they had ran out ! ... Offered... More 

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Thank QDE2015
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A local recommended this place and we were not disappointed with our choice. I had fresh whole seabass and my partner fresh tuna steak...both fish were very fresh and cooked to perfection. I would go back again next time we are in the area. We have been on a 6 week tour of Portugal and good food has been hard... More 

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Houston, Texas
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138 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

One of the best meals I had during my three week visit to Portugal. Chef Carla was GREAT - not only her food (which was delicious!) but her personality. I went with all her recommendations and she was PERFECT. Mussels to start. Crusted salmon entree. Molten chocolate cake tower for dessert. Wine with it all. Frozen aperitif to close it... More 

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Thank JRTirso
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

An elegant deco and a beautiful garden. However, chairs were not clean properly and given the amount of pigeons in the city it is an issue to be addressed. Payment with cards was not available and we were informed only at the end of our meal. Service needs to improve as well for this type of restaurant

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Thank Louise B
Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We ate here on a Sunday evening so it was quiet - the setting with a lovely garden was charming and the host was absolutely lovely although she didn't speak much English, explained the options and we had one of the best dining experiences in our trip to Portugal with excellent fresh fish and local white wine.

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Thank davidY6652UL
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

Impressive at first sight, yet the food a bit pretensious. Over priced for the food quantity and quality.

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Thank Ricardo G
Utila, Honduras
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

We had a great experience. Waitress was friendly & food was delicious and portions are big. We ordered a platter of veal fondue that was to die for!

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Thank scubafan86
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

Bit overprized for the offer. A respectful effort to serve gourmet meals, but not quite there yet. A tip is to advice costumers to link entrees, appetizers and dessert, just like each meal is a story with introduction, middle and conclusion. A restaurant is not a fine dinning or gourmet just by high prizes. Food quality and dishes connections and... More 

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Billingshurst, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We have been a number of times to Tomar and have struggled to find a nice place with good food and good service. This place has what we are looking for when dining out. The restaurant is super clean, very nicely decorated, the waitress was attentive and happy to do what she does. The food was different and very good.... More 

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Thank MumofHarvey
Lisbon
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We had been to this restaurant in March and had a very bad experience. We decided to give it another opportunity and went back last Saturday. Bad idea! It was even worst than before. They were short of employees but kept accepting reservations. The owner and Chef was personally attending the tables and had a temporary apprentice in the kitchen.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Portuguese, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Pedro Dias 59, Tomar, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Santarem District  >  Tomar
  • Phone Number: 249 321 616

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