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Tacho Real

Rua da Ferraria 4, Sintra 2710-555, Portugal
+351 21 923 5277
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“king crab” (3 reviews)
“swordfish” (8 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (6 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua da Ferraria 4, Sintra 2710-555, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved it here! Great service. Amazing fish. Lovely atmosphere. Recommend the sea bass in particular and the special Sintra dessert.

Thank Kyla M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really good restaurant in the middle of Sintra. The food was delicious and the waiters very attentive and professional. This is defintley a place to go to if staying over-night in Sintra, if you are looking for good food, and don't want a touristy...More

Thank Marie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch, and had the duck confit with vegetables. The duck was good, but the vegetables were overcooked and not very good. My girlfriend had the seabass. The fish was tasty and she was happy with it. Same problem with the vegetables. The...More

Thank kbergl
Reviewed 17 March 2018

My guide recommended this restaurant because he knew I wanted seafood and others had praised their sole. I agree it was a very nicely done piece of fish. The seafood soup starter was very tasty. The fish was perfectly grilled and then accompanied by some...More

Thank Donald H
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Was walking in the city to find a restaurant that could please my wife and my 4 years old daughter. We found this one and we left it enjoyed. Nice environment, nice staff, in the menu you will find a range of price from cheap...More

1  Thank Ludovic N
Reviewed 23 November 2017

After a lot of walking and visiting some of the Sintra highlights, we wanted to go to this place for lunch because it was on a nice quiet spot and the menu looked good. It was just before 3pm and about three tables were occupied,...More

2  Thank Matej C
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The positives: 1) Very talented guitar player offering a great musical accompaniment to our meal. 2) Wonderful setting on a lovely terrace on a mild evening. The negatives: 1) THE FOOD. For starters we had the King crab with artichokes (drowned in mayo - couldn't...More

Thank Themos E
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I booked the restaurant through the fork on trip advisor and had almost all items at 50% off. Food was very tasty the octopus was nicely grilled and soft. The sea bass was fragrantly grilled with olive oil and salt. The vegetables were very fresh...More

Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I ate here today after advised by the Lisbon book by Marco Polo. We ordered a steak and tuna. The tuna was not pleasant, the whole meal was lacking in flavour. The steak was barley edible (very chewy!) and I wonder what...More

Thank beth f
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We were in Sinatra for the day and didn't want to eat at a restaurant on the Main Street which I find cater to tourists. Up a small street and stairs and we came upon Tacho Real. The staff were friendly and the owner waited...More

Thank TLF0425
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Ferraria 4, Sintra 2710-555, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 5277
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