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Cais da Praia

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Avenida do Mar | 2500-896, Foz do Arelho 2500-896, Portugal
+351 966 528 533
09:00 - 03:00
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 03:00
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Mansfield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have recently returned home from a motorhome tour of Portugal, Spain and France. Myself and my wife were accompanied by a close friend and Foz Do Arelho had been recommended to us as a great place to stay. We were not disappointed, it is a great place to visit and stay. On our last evening we decided to dine... More 

Thank TomWingfield
Epsom, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food but the service was amazing I need to say all my family and kids love the service from lukas ,,, thank you so much for make us feel so welcome and and great evening

Thank kukas77
Otford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This bar/restaurant is right on the beach at a beautiful location with a shaded terrace perfect for a leisurely or romantic lunch. The menu is informal in style with some good salads and seafood. We thoroughly recommend Cais da Praia.

Thank simonfea
Madrid, Spain
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Good: the position, the view, the octopus Bad: the service (they forgot our order and they brought cold clams and soup), when we asked to heat them up the clams were ok but the soup was still awful

Thank MrSatan79
bartenderMinez, Proprietário at Cais da Praia, responded to this review

I could have given their feedback in the restaurant that I'm sure we'd settle for the best. Our excuses More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Cais da Praia has a decent menu, but the best thing about it is the location, of all the restaurants at the beach, it is the only one that is actually ON the beach and doesn't have a view of the car park! If you have children and you want to eat outside (best place!), you can let them play... More 

1 Thank AlisonJB1968
Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Not good,..not bad,..but the view is just plain heaven,..Good to have a drink with "amigos",..sometimes theres also a nice sound(music)!

Thank CurlCallpoint
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was great. Sits on the beachfront overlooking the Óbidos Lagoon and the ocean. Went there for dinner at the end of the day, early evening. Service was prompt and efficient. The food was delicious. I ate a fantastic cod fish meal. Split it with my wife, actually, as it was big enough for both. The kid had a... More 

Thank NMGMarques
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

2 visits with my family with two kids, enjoyed very much the great seafood, nice drinks and very friendly staff. Nice view to the seafront, outside nice terrace.

Thank Philipp H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We visited for a late lunch and service was friendly but very slow. Great position directly on the beach. Food was uninspiring compared to other meals we have had in the area.

Thank maggieF2000
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We have visited Foz for over ten years and Cais da Praia is our favorite location for morning coffee ,lunch or dinner The food is both reasonably priced good quality and includes European and Portuguese dishes .Situated on the beach overlooking the lagoon their view is one of the best and it is lovely to sit on their open air... More 

1 Thank Thomas O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$21
Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida do Mar | 2500-896, Foz do Arelho 2500-896, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Foz do Arelho
  • Phone Number: +351 966 528 533

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?