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Mesa Portuguesa

Rua Conde de Almeida Araujo, Queluz 2745-063, Portugal
+351 21 435 0840
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“duck rice” (2 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
“home cooking” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
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Rua Conde de Almeida Araujo, Queluz 2745-063, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great place to have dinner as it is a few steps away from the pousada. We booked in advance and were surprised to find out that Tuesdays are slow. What a pity as the place is cozy, the food is superb and is served with...More

Thank bstlv
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Portuguese food with home cooking taste. The customer service is excellent. It is a good place to celebrate special moments with friends.

Thank Marco M
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice dishes and wine with good atmosphere. "Fish rice with shrimp", portuguese risotto of seafood, is so delicious!

1  Thank Toshihiro H
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I was part of a larger group that visited. The staff was welcoming and very helpful through dinner. The food was traditional and just the best. There was a cheese dish as part of the starters that everyone raved about. I really enjoyed the whole...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Excellent food at reasonable prices in a Portuguese setting. Service was very friendly and efficient.

Thank benjamin j
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Based on Trip Advisor reviews, we had no intention of eating here. But on a rainy afternoon the restaurant we wanted to eat in was closed and the Mesa was right next door so.....we hesitantly decided to have lunch. We were ushered upstairs to a...More

Thank HolyCrossSanPedro
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We had the Cataplana de peixes, a sort of fish stew. The trouble was that there was only one tiny rubbery lump of fish on the bone. There was also one large overcooked prawn and some other bits and pieces, namely a few mussels and...More

Thank michael s
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We thought this place looked very nice and charming, and it ticked all the boxes in terms of local style in a smart sort of way. But the waitress was surly, and the food very disappointing - tough pork, inedible turkey and cheese, and, slightly...More

1  Thank Huw W
Reviewed 21 July 2016

You can really do much better, and with a lot more value, a few meters away (simply try, for instance "Retiro da Mina"). The food here is haphazard, the service careless. Nice decoration, but still a long way from being an acceptable place, for the...More

Thank Luis R
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Excellent ambience, service at a great price. My wife and I felt right at home. The great welcome lasted the whole time.

Thank _ted_vineland
Joana S, Proprietário at Mesa Portuguesa, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2016

Thank you very much. We hope to see you here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Conde de Almeida Araujo, Queluz 2745-063, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Queluz
  • Phone Number: +351 21 435 0840
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