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Retiro do Cacador

Rua Ruivo Godinho 15, Castelo Branco 6000-275, Portugal
+351(0)272 343050
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“venison” (3 reviews)
“wild boar” (3 reviews)
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Steakhouse, European, Portuguese
Rua Ruivo Godinho 15, Castelo Branco 6000-275, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for lunch and had the Prato do Dia which was great value at 7,50 euros for bread, olives, soup, main, dessert, wine and coffee. All dishes were really tasty! Very friendly service and a nice, cosy restaurant. Will definitely go when next in Castelo...More

Thank NottsCouple14
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

The best Javelin I have eaten in a restaurante in Portugal. Friendly staff. Dinner hours 7.00 PM TO 10.00 PM. Know for game and meat. Some fish dishes. Salmon was very good.

Thank 242,651
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

If you want wild boar, venison or similar at super prices this is the place to go. Good inexpensive local wines. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Visited for lunch, it was really crowded. The menu has a nice array of options and includes some game dishes. I tried the venison (stew) and it was amazing, wonderfully flavored. I will definitely return!

Thank Nuno R
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

A cozy ambience , with a tasteful meal ( hunting meat) and a good wine ! I'd like to repeat the experiente at my next time in Castelo Branco!

Thank elainel600
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The grilled steak was too mutch toasted, the veal was very good. Interesting grilled fruits. The panna cotta and the fruir salad were also very good.

1  Thank Jorge S
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Small little place, that serves great homemade food. Been there for lunch, booked in advance (fortunately) and had the lunch menu they have, at 7,50€/person. Recommended if you're in the area.

1  Thank JQ1985
Reviewed 8 December 2016

A nice and traditional portuguese restaurant, with very good food and not very expensive. When we will visit Castelo Branco again, we'll sure go back there!

1  Thank Sonia G
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I always liked the place, so if you want to play safe, that is a good restaurant to bet on it! The waiters are very nice and the price is very good according to what you order.

1  Thank Pedro F
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Very helpful staff and great food! Even though it is very traditional food it does not seem dated at all! We felt welcome right from the start and the ambiente too was very convincing!

1  Thank 200ars_nes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Ruivo Godinho 15, Castelo Branco 6000-275, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Castelo Branco District  >  Castelo Branco
  • Phone Number: +351(0)272 343050
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