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A Tasca do Manel

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Largo Doutor Virgilio Horta 5, Sintra 2710-630, Portugal
+351 21 923 0215
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07:30 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 20:00
Sat 07:30 - 19:00
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Reading, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to have a quick and super tasty meal. A typical tasca Highly recommended. Great value for money

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Thank w0lfsoul
Santo Andre, SP
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Great food. Local cozine. A small family restaurant with a good service. The owners are awesome. Everyday there are only few amazing options available. Trust me all options are great.

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Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very inexpensive and authentic local cuisine. We sat at the counter and had fun watching everyone in the kitchen working like crazy. My wife loved her fish, my pork was so so, was translated in English as "ribs" but it was actually (rather dry) bacon. Anyway recommended for eating a large meal on a budget. A bit away from the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this local restaurant just near the Municipal council as we were staying at Sintra Bliss House.. What a local gem away from the maddening crowds. The menu is limited as they only cook a few dish types. The space is a bit small with the locals standing at the bar for a coffee. It's cheap as well,... More 

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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256 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Menu of the day We were handed a hand written piece of paper stating the 2 dishs of the day, we were the only English people in there. Squash and green bean soup with large chunks of fresh bread Liver and potatoes Squid Provencal carafe of red wine coffee well executed in a homely style just what you need This... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We were pleasantly surprised at A Tasca do Manel. Arriving in Sintra we were looking for a cheap place to eat and we found this restaurant. They have a menu for 7.5 Euros that includes a vegetable soup, a main course of chicken or fish and dessert. The drink is not included, but is cheap. The place has a simple... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

It is near the city hall of Sintra (2mins walking from the train station). You defiantly should ask for the daily menu that brings, bread, soup, drink, course and desert for a cheap price! And the quality if very good. Typical Portuguese cousin and if you are low on budget or not, this is the place for you!

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Ekaterinburg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

It was delicious Portuguese lunch served within 10 minutes. The cafe has two small rooms - you should be prepared. Nevertheless the food was really tasty and cheap!

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Thank Ilia D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

This Tasca is not only in a central location next to the town hall, it is also filled with locals rather then visitors all enjoying the simple and very fresh food, there were two main dishes on offer on the day we went: Bean stew with seafood and pork rib - both lovely, full of flavour - simple but delicious.... More 

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Thank Adionahina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Went looking for a place to eat in Sintra. Asked a local for directions and he recommended here as good local place for food. Well cooked food and friendly staff. Once you break the ice! Good find before you hit the trail.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Portuguese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 20:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
07:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Doutor Virgilio Horta 5, Sintra 2710-630, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 0215

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