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Toca do Javali

Rua 10 de Dezembro 12, Sintra 2710-497, Portugal
+351 21 923 3503
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
24 Nov 2016
“Great meal in a cosy, historic building”
11 Mar 2017
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Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
Rua 10 de Dezembro 12, Sintra 2710-497, Portugal
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

When people come to have dinner at this restaurant, they will get some bread and mushrooms and cheese and paté before the meal is served. Without asking for it, so they think that it is a kind gesture. Don't eat any of this, it will...More

Thank Eva K
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We came here after a trip to the castle. Late lunch. We started with onion soup and gambas in piri piri.both was tasting lovely,the gambas was hot,but just with strong flavour. The main course we had javalin in different variations. All was nicely presented and...More

Thank Bjørn B
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this restaurant and as it was a wet cold night we ate inside. Outside dining is obviously available in the right weather conditions. The service was hood and the food very tasty with a good menu selection. The curried prawns, steak and mushrooms...More

Thank Brian T
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Located in a nice trees shaded garden. Good efficient service that offers deer/bore meat along with other "regular" meats veal/pork and sea fruits. Deer tender stripes as well as veal kabab were done to perfection. dessert like pumpkin pie proved to be delicacies as well....More

Thank heinrich618
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

The service is very friendly. The menu is also available in english. We had steaks - they were really tasty and juicy. therefore we can really recommend this place for dinner.

Thank mun1ch
Reviewed 31 January 2015

Stopped here for lunch on a rainy day, and found a cozy retreat from the weather with a warm and delicious meal. Some of our group had stew, others had fish that was cooked to perfection. Appetizers and wines were very good. Very good value...More

2  Thank 2travelgeeks
Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

We found this restaurant online and the reviews were good so we were excited to try this place. As we walked in I was frightened by the stuffed boar standing in the doorway. In retrospect it was the least frightning thing about the place. Imagine...More

2  Thank Fleur K
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Went on a rainy Monday evening The waiter was really pleasant Had cover and starter and fish which was so fresh and tasty Value for money would definitely return

2  Thank CardiffHannah
Reviewed 9 June 2014

If you like meat, you must try this very beautiful restaurant in Sintra. The skewered of boar and deer are excellente, good service at a terrace covered with trees, nice wine and friendly employees.

Reviewed 9 January 2014

Surprising, consistent and quantitatively abundant food, focusing on meat namely game meat, with a fair list of wines. The food probably seems better than it actually is thanks to the environment. In the fancy village of Sao Pedro de Sintra, this restaurant has a fireplace...More

Thank Rodrigo C
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  • Address: Rua 10 de Dezembro 12, Sintra 2710-497, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
  • Phone Number: +351 21 923 3503
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