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“Always . recommend, Matilde”

Restaurante Snack-Bar A Matilde
Ranked #129 of 402 Restaurants in Lagos
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$11 - US$56
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Good for: Local cuisine, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: At the Restaurant Snack Bar A "Matilda" is served several types of food, traditional Portuguese dishes and regional.We have several entries where we can enjoy the best appetizers: grilled sausage from Alentejo, clam "Bolhão Pato" style, sheep's cheese from Serra da Estrela together with honey, fried shrimp "Matilde" style, soup of the day and several types of seafood only with reservation.We have several specialties, such as Naco in the Stone (with a juicy Sirloin Beef Loaf), prawns in the stone, seafod or fish cataplana and fresh fish. Cod Matilde style and steak Matilde style.Our desserts are made by us with many delicious Portuguese pastries.I conclude this brief presentation advising a visit to our establishment. And enjoy the best we have.
Stockport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Always . recommend, Matilde”
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Warm and friendly atmosphere with delicious home cooked food. Very willing to cater for dietary needs. Excellent steak,fish and chicken.Try the cheese with honey. Owners and family lovely. Must visit if you are in Lagos.

  • Visited October 2013
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1 Thank Joanne C
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Molndal, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Antonio, Sweden”
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Excellent Portuguese food, attentive service, relaxed and friendly people and Environment, and decently priced.
Matilde is a very well kept secret - check the directions in the website before you head there - a mere 5 minute walk from the Marina of Lagos, and is very highly recommended.
It is a family restaurant, with Mrs Matilde cooking the food and coming for a friendly chat after the meal, and Mr Freire and several relatives delivering a service that could be only equaled by what you would feel with family or friends.
The menu is varied and they will prepare a good vegetarian meal if you ask for it, even if it is not in the menu. Try a bit of everything... like the clams, the garlic prawns, yjr giant prawns in the grill with piri piri, the sea food dishes (with rice and pasta) or the cataplanas. With this variatey, you should plan more than one visit :-)
Despite a good choice of good and inexpensive wines, you will be sure to enjoy the white sangria. The desserts are very good and freshly made.
Highly recommended... if you are brave enough, try the Medronho (Algarve Shnaps) at the end of the meal :-)

  • Visited August 2013
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3 Thank Antonio A
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restauranteamatilde, Proprietário at Restaurante Snack-Bar A Matilde, responded to this review, 5 September 2013
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OBRIGADO pela vossa visita, e o vosso comentário, ficamos contentes por saber que gostaram da nossa cozinha e serviço, serão sempre bem-vindos ao nosso restaurante, mais uma vez MUITO, MUITO, OBRIGADO
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Moura, Portugal
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“My favourit restaurant in Lagos”
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Are you in Lagos? You must visit this restaurant. Excellent food and service for a good price, try it!

  • Visited June 2013
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3 Thank pformigo
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hertfordshire
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“best ever”
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Just eaten best garlic prawns in Lagos followed by black swordfish superb you must visit if your in Lagos be a shame to miss, we eat here on a regular basis never had a bad meal if your really hungry try the steak on a stone a real belly buster. Bob and pat payne Hertfordshire UK.p.s. host is a real gentleman.

  • Visited May 2013
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epping
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Great service”
Reviewed 23 May 2013

food great and was looked after by husband & wife team could not have got better they were glad to see you every night & we had free drink & coffee every meal just a little short on starters but the rest was really great will go there again any time.

Visited May 2013
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3 Thank EppingSam
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