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Tacho Real

Rua da Ferraria 4, Sintra 2710-555, Portugal
+351 21 923 5277
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“king crab” (3 reviews)
“swordfish” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Rua da Ferraria 4, Sintra 2710-555, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walk up the hill and you will come up to Tacho Real restuarant. A old man playing guitar welcomes you. Inside is old Portuguese style. Codfish, Squid, Seafood Soup, Crab Fish... all cooked the authentic way. Leave some room for the Pumpkin dessert.

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night in Sintra and decided to have dinner here after our second attempt. Went earlier in the week and there where closed. Have the mushrooms in cream sauce to start and had to ask a couple times for the bread we ordered. They tasted...More

Thank scottv755
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. Nice decor, very knowledgeable staff and fabulous food. Great pumpkin soup, mushrooms with cream (perfectly cooked), swordfish in almond sauce (the passion fruit sauce is also good I’m told) and curried prawns (good but nothing special). We tried the desserts as well...More

Thank SimesHK
Reviewed 13 August 2018

we were in Sintra after a long walk and a few queues in the morning around Pena Palace, and preparing ourselves for a visit to the Quinta da Regaleira. found this place on tripadvisor and we were happy to find a table for two on...More

1  Thank Florin_Petrescu
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Was looking for a good restaurant to refuel during my family’s day trip to Sintra. Didn’t want to have a mediocre lunch at one of those tourist trap restaurants. Luckily, Tacho Real came to the rescue! Food was really good - the octopus in particular...More

Thank Ashley C
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Took us awhile to find the restaurant as it's not visible enough for tourists. My Family and I ordered 2 types of cataplana, cordfish with shell fish and monkfish with shell fish. We had to wait half an hour for our lunch but it was...More

Thank DragonYg
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We spent a week in Sintra and enjoyed several local restaurants...all good. But we chose Tacho Real for our fancy dining experience and came away glad that we did. We would classify Tacho Real as upscale for Sintra, with a beautiful traditional decor, a very...More

4  Thank JonfromDallas
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The food , salmon and beef with mushrooms, was well prepared and very tasteful; generous portions. The vinho da casa was delicious and wel priced. The staff was friendly and attentive. Relaxing atmosphere!!

Thank a6922017
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Great service, tapas was a nice selection of tastes. Outdoor seating with a nice view. Waiter was nice, very attentive. Guitar player in the door was enjoyable and not overbearing. A nice lunch!

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

A relaxing lunch with live music - guitarist playing in the background. Friendly, attentive service. Good price with generous portions of the local specialty - cod. We sat outside as it was a nice sunny day but the decor inside is equally nice and would...More

Thank UK_Travel50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Ferraria 4, Sintra 2710-555, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 5277
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