Museu Anjos Teixeira
Set in a former watermill, this small museum displays works by the father-and-son duo of Anjos Teixeira – two of Portugal’s greatest...
Palácio Nacional de Sintra
The star of Sintra-Vila is this historic palace, with its iconic twin conical chimneys and lavish interior. Of Moorish origins, the...
Casa de Chá e Chocolate
Maria uses fruit and veg from her own garden to whip up vegetarian dishes, salads and the like. But it’s her wicked desserts that shine,...
Avenida Dr Miguel Bombardo 8 · interesting places nearby
This former bakery where Sintra’s famous queijadas were made has cherub-covered ceilings and a rambling interior, making it a fine spot for pastries or lighter fare (with a different soup, salad, fish- and meat-dish of the day). A gallery in back features changing art exhibitions.