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Al Fresco - CLOSED

Rua Tenente Valadim, Cascais 2750-502, Portugal
+351 21 486 5157
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good15%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
13 Apr 2012
“Very relax atmosphere, great food”
10 Mar 2012
“An Italian deception”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Italian
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Rua Tenente Valadim, Cascais 2750-502, Portugal
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Reviewed 13 April 2012

Very good restaurant. Top service in relaxed and unpretentious but high standard atmosphere. Good local dishes and good view despite being close to the street (which didn't bother me at all). Can only recommend. Good value as rightly priced for the experience and food quality

Thank traveler_uk_german
Reviewed 10 March 2012

This used to be one of the top italian restaurants in Lisbon area. The chef (and owner) is a very good chef, but decided to not run the kitchen anymore. The people that replaced him cant even make a decent pasta al dente. Is a...More

Thank bigfatmamma
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Friendly service, great classic Italian dishes as well as innovative new dishes keeps me interested.

Thank CalvinC81
Reviewed 23 July 2011

We are a bit surprised by some of the reviews here.. We live in Cascais, and Al Fresco, both in Cascais and by the Casino in Estoril is our favorites.. The menu is Portuguese / Italian, the food has always been excellent, the service is...More

Thank steinwi
Reviewed 6 September 2010

We received an invite from a very friendly waiter from in front of the restaurant. Service started out great, until we ordered tomato soup. My husband almost instantly threw up from the smell. I ended up eating both bowls of tomato soup, from which I...More

1  Thank Xilver
Reviewed 28 August 2010

The restaurant nestles in the side of the Praia Baia with stunning views of the Cascais harbour. Sitting on the terrace is bliss however the food did not live up to the setting. We both had fillet steak at €20 each not cheap but it...More

Thank P2SBW
Reviewed 16 August 2010

Hard to say whether our experience was typical. The meal started out well and service was good, but things quickly deteriorated when a very large group arrived. Service became very slow. Ordered a cream of spinach soup which was bland and way too heavy and...More

1  Thank alwaysplanahead
Reviewed 18 June 2010

This restaurant has a really nice view of the bay of Cascais. I thought it would be a tourist trap due to its location, but I was pleasantly surprised to experience authentic and really well done Italian food. I had a risotto, so creamy and...More

1  Thank trishsen
Reviewed 29 November 2009

It's November and rainy, and we're staying in Cascais. I am vegetarian, which is very difficult in Portugal. So we went to this Italian place, and it was fantastic!! I had one of the daily specials, an asparagus ravioli, with a tomato sauce with zucchini,...More

1  Thank churimuqui
Reviewed 18 August 2009

Very tasteful mixture of italian and portuguese cuisine

Thank tatankaeuro
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  • Address: Rua Tenente Valadim, Cascais 2750-502, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 21 486 5157
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