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Restaurante Canhao

Praca da California | Praça da California Loja 4H Sesimbra, Sesimbra 2970-760, Portugal
+351 967 018 166
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“lobster” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
$$ - $$$
Praca da California | Praça da California Loja 4H Sesimbra, Sesimbra 2970-760, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

great food , wonderful atmosphere, we eat there 3 times when on holidays , each time it was great. try the garlic prawns for starter , all fish was great

Thank Taraoscar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luckily it was quite near the place where we stayed i Sesimbra: A traditional Portugese restaurant with the best seafood we had in Portugal. We were there for both lunch and dinners and every time it was first class. The fish were fresh and well...More

Thank poula2016
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

A traditional Portugese restaurant, with a surplus on fresh seafood. I had a lobster from the charcoal grill; it was perfect!

Thank HBouter
Reviewed 31 October 2016

So good, we went back four times in a week. Excellent choice of fresh fish, beautifully grilled and excellent service. The recommended vinho verde was superb. Also available were some meat dishes, we did try the grilled pork, which was very good.

Thank StevieB3052
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

A lovely meal in a most attractive ambience . The staff were so welcoming and the food cooked and prepared to a very high standard. Well done and thank you.

1  Thank Ray A
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Sesimbra seems to specialise in small out of the way places with super food. We found 'Canham' by accident. 50 yards from the sea. We ate alfresco in a small side alley . Our main course was a delicious sea bass rice which was a...More

Thank Geoffrey1
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Great fresh food, expertly cooked, excellent friendly service. Reserve a table at weekends because it gets busy. Fish is recommended

Thank oishf
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We pasted this restaurant the last time we visited...I wish we had of eaten there the first time...food was spectacular...the best place we ate on our break away. Food was fresh, hot and cooked the way we asked, wine was good and it was all...More

Thank chez22016
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant with good food where you can enjoy a fantastic view! Good fish menu with fresh options with which you cannot go wrong. Also, it is dog friendly place!

Thank nunoscosta
Reviewed 30 March 2016

A great seafood restaurant on the sea front. Friendly and helpful staff, great wine selection and a varied menu, all at an excellent price.

Thank Robert M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca da California | Praça da California Loja 4H Sesimbra, Sesimbra 2970-760, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Setubal District  >  Sesimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 967 018 166
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