Refúgio da Roca – Restaurant


To our haven Refúgio

For the best exclusive gastronomic Portuguese delights,
where quality and tradition meet.



In 1973 in the Westernmost part of mainland Europe, Cabo da Roca, grandfather António Gonçalves Gomes, established a small food enterprise with dedication, determination and partnership from his wife, Grandma IIda. Together, they conceptualized what is now a paragon and a proud member of the Historic Restaurants in Sintra.

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foto antiga de familia com três gerações do refúgio da roca


Best Taste

In Refúgio da Roca, we are thoughtful about our clients’ welfare. That is why we always use fresh ingredients that are harvested locally and thoroughly selected for the best distinctive tastes. From the cold waters of the Atlantic ocean, Refúgio delivers the best freshest and finest catch of the day to our clientele.

Portuguese soul

That’s for sure

“Sopa Rica do Mar”, Squid heads salted in a secret sauce, Dried Codfish on the Tile, Meat and Squid skewers on a bay stick, Seafood rice, local cuisines and a selection of the finest Portuguese wines are just some of the exquisite offers Refúgio has reserved for the ones visiting Sintra from all over the globe.

Our Menu

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Refúgio em Casa

Home events

Our specialities prepared at your home. Home delivery, Meet the chef and Catering are some of the few but not least services we offer our clientele.
Refugio em Casa Home Events brings you, your family and friends a unique unforgettable experience of the best Portuguese dishes within the confine of your home.

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Locate our restaurant in Azóia, a small humble village centered in between the majestic Atlantic coast and Sintra Cascais Natural park.

+351 21 929 08 98 Call to national fixed network (Portugal).
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    Refúgio da Roca is on vacation until 2nd July.
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