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Jaco

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Rua Rangel de Lima 2, Linda-a-Velha 2795-164, Portugal
+351 21 419 5298
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12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small but great place. Excellent meat and a very good wine list. The cheese entree is a must. Caring and very nice employees.

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Thank Rui M
Cologne, Germany
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

... I do not care too much thinking about the quality of the food BEFORE I choose a restaurant. I do care about the atmosphere. So I have choosen Jacó for tonights dinner. Warm welcome by the owners - being there at 7:30 pm I was the first guest. They really took care of me and explained the dishes of... More 

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Thank Marco P
Cesare B, Proprietário at Jaco, responded to this review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and a very Nice authentic atmosphere Good service - Nice staff We can highly recommend it 👍 We will visite again

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Cesare B, Proprietário at Jaco, responded to this review

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Berlin, Germany
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Was here for the first (and definitely not for the last) time. It is really cozy, when you enter you feel like home. Friendly staff, great food, gorgeous dessert and really valuable prices.

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Cesare-Carla, Proprietário at Jaco, responded to this review

Thank you very much. It is always a pleasure to receive friendly and educated people. More 

Budapest, Hungary
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Rich in flavour and texture. This restaurant is full with flavour in food and in hospitality. We had a lunch here and many, mainly local people visited - good sign that Portuguese people also find this restaurant good!

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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

This was my second time at Jaco. I had the pleasure to visit it a couple of years ago and decided to return last week. Restaurant is fairly small (reservation is advised) but nicely decorated. There were 3 specific meals for the day (on top of the standard ones). We went both with the seafood soup. Soup was extremely well... More 

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Thank Joao P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

If U know the area, pay them a visit, please. They deserve it. YU'll be surprised with spirituous drinks balcony @ your left @ entrance. Wait to be sited, plz. After that, let the surprising experience begin. Few starters, but ALL OUTRAGEOUS! Main dishes vary from common dishes in this food house. Plz taste bacalhau or shrimps a braz. All... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

This place is in the middle of nowhere - nevertheless, it's worth a visit. People and food are authentic and dishes we well built. They had a great homemade spicy sauce. Will it be memorable? Perhaps not. But you won't regret it.

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Thank Joao F
Porto, Portugal
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91 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

It is always good to go back to Jaco. Food is surprisingly excellent, with taste from Africa to old Europe. Service is casual but effective, and the cosy atmosphere invites you to stay, and stay, and stay. We ate ossobucco, together with some rice (although normal and un-tasty). Wine was recommended by the owner, and desserts were superb. Excellent place!

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England
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32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2014 via mobile

Went here for dinner one night as staying in the hotel down the road. At first we nearly missed the place as its not on the main road. The owners are very welcoming and friendly, good menu selection and wine! We came away feeling very full and very happy! Definitely give this place a go, you wont be disappointed, tasty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Rangel de Lima 2, Linda-a-Velha 2795-164, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Linda-a-Velha
  • Phone Number: +351 21 419 5298
Description
Just a ten minute from the center of Lisbon, the Restaurante Jacó offers visitors a unique opportunity to experience the flavours and atmosphere of Portugal. Family run, the Jacó is warm and welcoming, with nice service, providing guests with flavours they are unlikely to have come across before. Whether an intimate romantic meal, business lunch or dinner and drinks with friends, the Jacó offers the food, atmosphere and service to ensure a experience to remember.

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