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“The best curry I ever ate”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of O Queque

O Queque
Ranked #1,115 of 4,058 Restaurants in Lisbon
Price range: US$5 - US$16
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Good for: Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: If you want to try Mozambique Cuisine a fusion of Portuguese, African and Indian Cuisine you should try this little Cafe' run by Manuel Pinho a Mozambique born Portuguese who brought from his birth place the delicious Portuguese Food with Oriental influence.You will find Prawns (large shrimp) Curry, Crab Curry, Three Peppers Steak, Pork Tenderloin Piri Piri, Samosas and Curry Steak . All prepared Mozambique style. The O Queque is located in Pacos de Arcos a suburb of Lisbon where Quinta da Fonte one of the largest office pars in Europe is located. General Electric, Hewlett Packard Intel and Net Jets Headquarters among others are located here. It is a meeting point for Portuguese who returned from Africa and foreigners who want to try Portuguese Indian Cuisine with African influence. A 10 -15 minutes walk from the beaches Paco de Arcos and Oeiras. (written by João de Abreu for Lisbon Travel Guide)
Lisbon, Portugal
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“The best curry I ever ate”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2013

When I think of "O Queque" I think of their wonderful curry (chicken, prawn or crab). The curry sauce is spicy, hot and thick! Even when there's only the sauce left, it's a pleasure to dip small pieces of bread into it!
I also suggest you taste "gambas à Braz" (typical portuguese dish, with prawns replacing cod).
They also have very good samosas to serve as a starter. I have a suggestion for the owner: make them bigger!!!
I also love the lime mousse they have for dessert.

If the weather is nice ask to be seated at "titanic" table ;)
The price is good because you can eat a menu for less than €7.
A very good advantage: O Queque has free wireless Internet and TV with SportTV, so you can watch football matches and other events there ;)
I'll be back soon, for sure.

  • Visited January 2013
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