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La Bonne Etoile - CLOSED

Rua Dom Jose de Avilez 141 B | Villa Gandarinha, Cascais 2750-398, Portugal
+351 966 643 314
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
12 Jun 2015
“Where is it?”
10 Nov 2014
“Just like a friend's house”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, French, International, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Dom Jose de Avilez 141 B | Villa Gandarinha, Cascais 2750-398, Portugal
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Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

Unable to find this restaurant today. We were told by owners of a coffee shop that it had closed down. Has it? Pity as reviews sounded so good.

Thank uktravellerspo12
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Away from the crazy touristy scene, this place feels as if you're at a friend's house. And this is exactly how the owner wants the clients to feel, as she told us herself. We went on a rainy saturday afternoon for a late lunch so...More

1  Thank vdsan10
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Went there with my whole family. Three out of five meals were cold. They forgot one completely. Plastic water bottles. Way to overpriced for the average quality. Atmosphere is not that good, there are definitely better options in Cascais.More

3  Thank 797valentin
Filomena C, Proprietário at La Bonne Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2014

I'm sorry you were not satisfied with your familly dinner. I asked you in the bigining if some thing was not pleasant for you, to tell me and I will do anything I could to solve the problem. I'm sorry if you food was cold...More

Reviewed 6 August 2014

I booked this for a belated anniversary dinner with the wife while on vacation. It was close to our apartment and I was intrigued by the Portuguese cooking with a french flair. The meal didn't disappoint, the owner/chef, Grace, is a perfect blend of Portugal...More

Thank mcyannick13
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

The food is excellent and the owner makes you feel like at home. The atmosphere is very welcoming. The food combines Portuguese an French influence and is very tasty.

Thank Johannes Falk P
Reviewed 27 July 2014

I had dinner there in new years eve, and the experience was the most positive, I have only good things to say. The food was great, the value was more than fair (starter + 2 main dishes + 2 bottles of good wine + desert...More

2  Thank msssequeira
Reviewed 24 July 2014

We came here because of the good reviews and we surely don't regret it! The hostess was very kind and welcoming, and the food was so delicious that we even asked for one of the recipes. She uses local products and will not settle for...More

2  Thank Sophie v
Reviewed 3 July 2014

The food was good, the waiter was friendly and since the restaurant was empty at the time she gave us a lot of attention and time. The restaurant has a cute ocean theme, which fits well with Cascais. Although I was not present for a...More

1  Thank Guilherme_Costa1992
Reviewed 15 May 2014

This small eatery is next to the Quinta Gandarinha Condos on Rua D Joze' D'Avilez. It is small, clean and personable. The food is excellent and presentation is superb. The owner is the Chef, Waiter and Hostess. You will be happy to dine here and...More

1  Thank moosaki
Reviewed 15 May 2014

This is a great place to go when in Cascais. The food is not only excellent but the owner makes you feel like at home. The atmosphere is very welcoming and you are treated like family. The food combines Portuguese an French influence and is...More

Thank Jorge C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 8 - USD 22
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Jose de Avilez 141 B | Villa Gandarinha, Cascais 2750-398, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Cascais
  • Phone Number: +351 966 643 314
  • E-mail
La Bonne Etoile is a cafe, tea room, restaurant and art gallery that is completely innovative, offering a corner of the French Riviera in Cascais. Entering that place is like entering a private home rather than a restaurant. The atmosphere is refined and the customer is received as a friend. Everything is designed to help the customer enjoy the flavors and aromas that awaken the senses. The menu is French influenced and changes regularly.
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