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A Tasca do Manel

Largo Doutor Virgilio Horta 5, Sintra 2710-630, Portugal
+351 21 923 0215
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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Largo Doutor Virgilio Horta 5, Sintra 2710-630, Portugal
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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....More

Thank Reviewer71
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...More

Thank Lorraine W
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...More

1  Thank figsbury
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...More

1  Thank lauracabre71
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...More

Thank Tatiana R
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!

Thank Ilia D
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...More

Thank Adionahina
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.

Thank Adrian K
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

On a stop to see beautiful city hall we found this economical place with surprising good food and nice service. Close to train station and with parking meters for those who bring cars. Choose a complete dish of the day with drink and coffee included...More

Thank artcor
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Try little tartaletts😄 Very cheap food - sets for lunches. Big portions. Good and quick service. I can reccomend to visit.

Thank MP P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
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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