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Restaurante Piscina Azenhas do Mar

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Azenhas do Mar | Colares, Sintra 2705-104, Portugal
+351 219 280 739
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Hoddesdon, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been to this restaurant twice because I absolutely love it! This restaurant is situated on the coast of Sintra, called Azenhas do Mar, meaning "mill wheels of the sea". This is a small and cozy restaurant with a breathtaking view to the sea. In fact it's extremely close to the sea. I have been there when the sun... More 

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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We climbed up onto the cliff opposite the village of Azenhas Do Mar for sunset, which was worth every cold and windy step. The colours on the white-wash houses changed by the second. Then we walked back down, and into the restaurant, thinking it may be overpriced and touristy, but we were very pleasantly surprised. We had an amazing seat... More 

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Thank Sarah T
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to this restaurant quite a few times over the years and I've followed its changes. Compared to the past, all is better now, the space, decoration, the service is more professional... all is better except for the food! Food quality has been decreasing and price increasing!! Even so, the view is so fabulous it's still worth a visit.... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

very sincere staff,good quality food and wine and stunning views looking over the atlantic make for a real treat and one restaurant i hope to return to.i may have picked a wet and windy day to visit azenhas do mar but the experience is one i won't forget.

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Thank alittletoolate
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82 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is set up on a beautiful place at the coast! Waiters are very gentle and the food is terrific! I would recommend for sure if you are nearby Lisboa, Cascais and Sintra... Alzenhas do Mar and this restaurant are worth the visit!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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121 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We had dinner in this great restaurant after a tip from our local quinta (B&B) owner. It was about 20 minutes drive from Sintra in the Colares area. The restaurant has a spectacular location on a cliff directly at the sea side. The food (mainly fish) was superb. Try the cataplana for 2. Parking is no problem closeby.

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Thank IwanBanens
Bellegem
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

what an incredible view over the ocean! while watching the sea hitting the rocks, we are presented with fresh seared tuna. Fast and smiley service. Only local products, and good knowledge of their resources.

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Lund, Sweden
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Here, it's nice to take guests of the same three top reasons: The picturesque village, the quality of seafood & the sound & dizzying experience of Atlantic high waves smashing the high cliff next to your dining table! My top menu for 4 persons is the filled crab, boiled snails with coriander & grilled lobster with rice & salad to... More 

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Thank Margaretha F
Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I visit the restaurant, with family and friends, on my Christmas hollidays, it was a beautifull sunny day, and the view was breath taking... Rodrigo the manager, Cláudio and André the waiters looked after us with genuine care and attention, and the food recomendation were just perfect.!! I truelly recommended..!!!

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

The restaurant is just above the little beach/harbour at Azenhas. We were out of season and arrived around 14.00 for a midweek lunch but the restaurant was still very busy. Very welcoming staff, extensive seafood menu and good service. All of our food was excellent with large portions. They even cooked us some of the "dishes for two" just for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, International, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Azenhas do Mar | Colares, Sintra 2705-104, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 219 280 739

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