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Portuguese in Estoril

Pastelaria Garrett

A block west of the park, this handsomely set pastelaria and restaurant is one of Lisbon's most storied, a destination bakery when it comes to Bolo Rei (a Christmas-like fruitcake served year-round), palmiers cobert…
Portuguese in Estoril

Cozinha do Mar

This small, classy locals' haunt also receives its fair share of tourists who come for great-value Portuguese staples such as grilled fish, dourada (sea bream) cooked with rock salt, bacalhau à Brás (salted cod with…
Beer Garden in Estoril

Deck Beer Garden

The owner of a decades-old restaurante típico facing the Estoril's pretty Jardim do Estoril realised he needed to get hip to craft brewing to keep up with the cool kids. The result is a clash of two eras, the artisa…
Casino in Estoril

Estoril Casino

Bond fans after a spritz of espionage head for glitzy Casino Estoril, the inspiration for Ian Fleming’s Casino Royale. Fritter away your euros on a high-stakes poker tournament or check out the spangly Las Vegas–sty…
Portuguese in Estoril

Praia de Tamariz

Overlooking the beach of the same name, this traditional restaurant serves decent, if unsurprising, traditional fare. More memorable are the ocean views from the breezy terrace.