We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

A Tasca do Manel

Largo Doutor Virgilio Horta 5, Sintra 2710-630, Portugal
+351 21 923 0215
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (11 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
“local gem” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 20:00All hours
European, Portuguese
Largo Doutor Virgilio Horta 5, Sintra 2710-630, Portugal
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (162)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very typical Portuguese restaurant with delicious menu of the day and friendly servers. Totally recommendable if you wanna try something real in such a touristic place.

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We came here for lunch, and truly happy we did. First of all, this is definitely NOT a fine dining place, since it is a modest restaurant, catering good food at a very, very fair price. Hence the name… “TASCA” – meaning tavern. The menu...More

1  Thank Trave1Bandit
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Food served in or outside this restaurant located on a busy corner in Bairro Alto area of Lisbon. It's busy on a Saturday eve and the local bars made for some noisy neighbours as we sat outside. The food was good, homely and filling.

Thank IanSeph
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Called in here before catching the train back to Lisbon. Basic cafe, mostly Portuguese clientele not far from station. 2 courses (my squid stew fantastic) with carafe wine and coffee 15 euros for 2. Can't be beaten for good value

Thank Woody4
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to have a quick and super tasty meal. A typical tasca Highly recommended. Great value for money

Thank w0lfsoul
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Great food. Local cozine. A small family restaurant with a good service. The owners are awesome. Everyday there are only few amazing options available. Trust me all options are great.

Thank hguz01
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very inexpensive and authentic local cuisine. We sat at the counter and had fun watching everyone in the kitchen working like crazy. My wife loved her fish, my pork was so so, was translated in English as "ribs" but it was actually (rather dry) bacon....More

Thank Reviewer71
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this local restaurant just near the Municipal council as we were staying at Sintra Bliss House.. What a local gem away from the maddening crowds. The menu is limited as they only cook a few dish types. The space is a bit...More

Thank Lorraine W
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Menu of the day We were handed a hand written piece of paper stating the 2 dishs of the day, we were the only English people in there. Squash and green bean soup with large chunks of fresh bread Liver and potatoes Squid Provencal carafe...More

1  Thank figsbury
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We were pleasantly surprised at A Tasca do Manel. Arriving in Sintra we were looking for a cheap place to eat and we found this restaurant. They have a menu for 7.5 Euros that includes a vegetable soup, a main course of chicken or fish...More

1  Thank lauracabre71
Nearby Restaurants
1,963 reviews
.07 km away
Incomum by Luis Santos
1,589 reviews
.06 km away
A Raposa
365 reviews
.04 km away
Fabrica das Verdadeiras Queijadas da Sapa
357 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sintra National Palace
3,415 reviews
.29 km away
Centro Historico de Sintra
1,084 reviews
.33 km away
Sintra Railway Station
118 reviews
.25 km away
Camara Municipal de Sintra
44 reviews
.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from A Tasca do Manel staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Doutor Virgilio Horta 5, Sintra 2710-630, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 0215
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing