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Refugio da Roca

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Estrada Do Cabo Da Roca | Azoia 27, Colares 2705-001, Portugal
+351 21 929 0898
12:30 - 22:30
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Wed - Mon 12:30 - 22:30
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous food and wine. Authentic prepared fresh ingredients from squid to chicken. Wonderful menu and complete wine list.

Thank 77058stadium
Lisbon, Portugal
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Been there more than once. Always friendly, in a very nice atmosphere, with marvellous traditional Portuguese food. Good a fresh fish from the coast, wonderful seafood and tasty meat. Thank you so much!

Thank favasconcelos
Baltimore, Maryland
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Not that I've been to that many, but this was hands down one of the best meals I have had. The grilled octopus was cooked perfectly and both salt cod,dishes were wonderful, and I didn't expect that! The house red was great and the service perfect. We sat outside and the owner rigged up an awning to keep,off the sun.... More 

Thank Cphym
Ostersund, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Nice with pick up at hotel. Very nice atmosphere. Shrimps with garlic and a superb pato negro jamon. Nice Espetada pork just a bit dry, goat really juicy. Different but good.

Thank Peje181
Toulouse, France
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Excellent fish and seafood restaurant in a tiny litlle village between Cascais and mega-touristy Cintra. Nice outside terrace in the September sunshine, nothing fancy, efficient staff and delicious selection of fishes. A real change from usual Portuguese food. Obviously known for the quality of its food, the place deserves a visit. Not a the cheap side but well worth it... More 

Thank QBPhil
Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Right by the road on the way to Cabo da Roca.. so we did not expect too much. But they have really tasty, big portion of seafood, any service was also excellent..Try it!!! ;)

Thank Tamás S
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful meal! I tried the codfish based on TripAdvisor reviews, and my wife took the salmon... our plates came very quickly...the waiter virtuously filletted my site's salmon, and posed my meal on a table warmer... We both enjoyed every bite of our meals Warmly recommended!

Thank michelassayag
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We came back from Roc Cape, a little discouraged because due to the fog not could see nothing. We were looking for a site to eat and takes our attention the building, my husband had a good feeling and he was not wrong. Great food, very well cooked and of top of quality and also the service that was very... More 

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Gran Canaria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Excellent restaurant if you go to Cabo da Roca. Beautiful place and amazing food. Great service, the quality/price ratio is very very good. I strongly recommend this place even if you don't go to the Roca.

Thank veroal
Maassluis, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

When passing by this place looked interesting with a nice vibe. The surprise was in the good service and price quality of the food. Don't forget to check inside, cool traditional atmosphere!

Thank wouterkostense

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Do Cabo Da Roca | Azoia 27, Colares 2705-001, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Colares
  • Phone Number: +351 21 929 0898

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