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Estrada do Guincho | Estalagem Muchaxo Hotel, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
+351 21 487 0221
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights, and found this funky, older hotel to be charming. Marta at reception was very helpful with directions, dinner reservations, maps... European style breakfast was included...sliced ham, cheese, yogurt, cereals, cappuccino machine, juice...everything you need. The view from the breakfast area was amazing. The view from our room was well worth the extra fee for sea-view. Unfortunately... More 

Thank pebbleVancouver
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The food and the service were awful! The restaurant looks old and there is a spooky atmosphere. No smile and you almost had to force them to serve you a dessert. The duck tasted like it waited already a long long long time to be served (if it was duck) and the fish plate was more like a disgusting fishy... More 

Thank Mi N
Whitby, Canada
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47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We stayed in the hotel for the night. Dinner in the hotel was very tasty. Breakfast was included with the room

Thank ntsci
Cascais, Portugal
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Nice hotel, you can go there to stay some nights but why not go there for a drink, lunch or dinner after being at Guincho beach?

Thank pandrade28
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

As a local, we used to come here frequently some 23yrs ago. We thought it was dated then! 23yrs on, its still dated and in even more need of refurbishment than ever. We came here to "trip down memory lane", but whatever memories there were, tonights experience killed them all!! Service was very good, excellent staff, but our meal was... More 

Thank Jorge P
Moncton, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We had a fabulous lunch - monkfish and cod were to die for! We are from east coast (other side of the Atlantic) where fish is fresh and amazing so hear me when I say - the fish is incredible! Service was typical Portugese so don't expect loads of attentiveness but they were great even with our special requests. Try... More 

Thank LeeRexton
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

This hotel is very very dated, and certainly is not up to 4 star standard. I found it had the appearance that it might have been nice when first opened or nice 20 years ago, but it does not appear to have been updated in a long time. There was an unpleasant smell in the hotel. It is ideally located... More 

Thank Davie-Crocket777
Lisbon, Portugal
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202 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

The freshness of the Lobster prepared and cooked "Muchaxo Style", followed by a superb Partridge "Muchaxo Style" almost imposes me to suggest you to order whatever you may desire, but always "Muchaxo Style" !...

Thank GaiaGlobetrotter
the Hague
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78 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

We ended up here on Christmas day and everything was closed. they had a christmas menu (expensive) and we were the only guests.Toilets very old and dated. Food mediocre. Prices not in comparison with the quality. Would not go there again.

Thank maarten81
Bucharest, Romania
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39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

I highly recommend this place! A perfect place when you need some time for silent, read, good food, good wine, some nautical activities...all in one expression: perfect holiday!

Thank AncaGheorghiu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Portuguese, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada do Guincho | Estalagem Muchaxo Hotel, Cascais 2750-642, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 21 487 0221

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?