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Monte Mar

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Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
+351 21 486 9270
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

On the beach. Extensive wine list. Quite good service, but because of too much staff, there were lack of coordination. Dissapointing Lobster Thermidor and desserts. Very good lamb.

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Thank Arūnas S
Lagos, Portugal
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mid week business lunch. "Sapateira" served on top of toasts is probably the best starter you could have anywhere. After we had the famous fish "filetes" always make justice to its great reputation. All this in a sunny afternoon watching the waves hit the coast... can't get any better! Will be back whenever I can!

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Thank AntonioLagos
Lausanne, Switzerland
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74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great diner at this niece restaurant. The staff was super efficient and friendly. The see food is great and the fish was perfectly cooked. Deserts were also great.

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Thank Geap64
Texas
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walking the beach and stopped for lunch. Beautiful setting over looking the Atlantic. There were 4 of us. Food came one at a time with about 5 minutes between each meal. The 4th meal never arrived. The waiter was apologetic and blamed the chef. The food that arrived was adequate. Nothing special.

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Thank RancherTexas
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73 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

If weather nice make a reservation outside on the balcony right over the sea. Order the grilled sea food plattet with a good bottle of white wine and just unwind. Its about a half hour drive from Lisbon following the coast road. Well worth the distance. Respectable prices. Good service.

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Thank Mamucum
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Great views on the ocean Great service, food and wine. Some of the best sea food I've had in a long time Highly recommended

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Thank Hungry79
Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

If you want the highest quality of local seafood - Monte Mar in Cascais is your place to go. Whilst it is a 35 min drive from Lisbon, it is worth it! As a tourist, such statement is well supported by looking at the big carpark where the locals from Lisbon park their cars, after having traveled that distance themselves,... More 

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Thank ArneHFrandsen
Alcobendas
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Indeed one of the best places to go in cascais... expensive but very good and makes sense to go there and enjoy whatever you want as the quality is very high

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Thank Ignacio A
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Was there this year again, very good service, very good food and wine! A little too expensive this time since we let the waiter set the menu, but very fine...

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Thank RunarN
Warsaw, Poland
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Delicious fresh fish cooked by a great chef, flavorful and filled with the smell of spices Portuguese. Excellent desserts and wine. Expressive service and a breath of breeze from the ocean. Definitely recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$47 - US$157
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada do Guincho, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 21 486 9270

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?