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Things to do in Bairro do Rosário, Cascais

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Other Great Outdoors
“Cascais is a coastal resort town in Portugal, just west of Lisbon. It's known for its sandy beaches and busy marina. The old town is home to the medieval Nossa Senhora da Luz Fort and the Citadel Palace, a former royal retreat. Nearby is the whitewashed Nossa Senhora da Assunção church, with glazed azulejo tiles. Paula Rego House of Stories shows the Portuguese artist's painting in a moder building.”
  • 150 locals recommend
Athletics & Sports
“The town is situated on a beautiful coastline and is perfect for a day trip. Nice beaches, interesting museums and a pretty town centre. ”
  • 81 locals recommend
Art Museum
“A Pritzker-award winning Portuguese architecture! The building is unlike anything else in Cascais. Inside is a museum dedicated to one of Portugal's greater artists, Paula Rego.”
  • 73 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
“Enjoy spectacular views at this famous landmark in Cascais. It is at full glory when the waves are aggressive!”
  • 53 locals recommend
Park
“This beautiful park is located in between the Historical Centre and the outskirts of the Marina in Cascais. Extremely peaceful, with Roosters, Peacocks and other animals inhabit this park. Events such as the EDP Jazz Festival in the Summer and the Christmas Fair in the Winter take place at this stunning park.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Great location to have breakfast ior even have lunch. Visit their plant market... just superb! Oh, and the view over the ocean... amazing!”
  • 65 locals recommend
Soccer Field
“Wonderful market with fresh produce, meat and fish on Wednesdays and most Fridays. ”
  • 59 locals recommend
Museum
“The oldest museum in Cascais, operating in the former São Sebastião Tower, a stylistic wish-mash built by aristocrat Jorge O ́Neill. Is located inside the Marechal Carmona Park, so you can see both in just one trip.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Plaza
“Restaurants, Cafes, and Boutiques overlooking the finest coastal scenery in Cascais. Go in the day time and enjoy the spectacular views!”
  • 35 locals recommend
Museum
“There are displays about the fauna that lives in the sea, as well as the physics of the sea, fishing and deep sea exploration. The written information is in English as well as Portuguese. Well worth a visit.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Plaza
“Lots of bars, restaurants and an amazing pastry shop (Bijou). There is generally recurring performances in the square and live music. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing views and delectable Portuguese cuisine. As the name suggests they prepare fantastic sea food. Be sure to make a booking as this restaurant is almost always full.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Portuguese Restaurant
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“A relaxed atmosphere, ideal for family and friends. It's great after a day at the beach, because it has a delicious portuguese snacks.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Hifen is a wonderful restaurant serving Portuguese Petiscos(which are small plates of sharing food rather like Tapas). Overlooking the Bay of Cascais, the crowd is vibrant and the funky bar is open until late. It does get very busy so try to book. Or you could all go and wait for a seat by the bar.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“I definitely recommend this restaurant if you love Sushi. My favorite Sushi restaurant. You will love it!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Pub
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“O'Neill's has one of the best locations in Cascais. Located in the old city centre on the plaza the pub has amazing views over the Cascais harbour and beach where locals and tourists play volleyball everyday and night. Definitely worth a visit to grab a pint of beer while watching the sun go down.”
  • 12 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Plaza
“Restaurants, Cafes, and Boutiques overlooking the finest coastal scenery in Cascais. Go in the day time and enjoy the spectacular views!”
  • 35 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing views and delectable Portuguese cuisine. As the name suggests they prepare fantastic sea food. Be sure to make a booking as this restaurant is almost always full.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Portuguese Restaurant
“A relaxed atmosphere, ideal for family and friends. It's great after a day at the beach, because it has a delicious portuguese snacks.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Hifen is a wonderful restaurant serving Portuguese Petiscos(which are small plates of sharing food rather like Tapas). Overlooking the Bay of Cascais, the crowd is vibrant and the funky bar is open until late. It does get very busy so try to book. Or you could all go and wait for a seat by the bar.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
“I definitely recommend this restaurant if you love Sushi. My favorite Sushi restaurant. You will love it!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Pub
“O'Neill's has one of the best locations in Cascais. Located in the old city centre on the plaza the pub has amazing views over the Cascais harbour and beach where locals and tourists play volleyball everyday and night. Definitely worth a visit to grab a pint of beer while watching the sun go down.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Best value for money in Cascais. You choose your sea food and they cook it for you. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
“Phenomenal Portuguese cuisine with a twist. This restaurant is one of our favourites. Located in the Old Town, it does get very busy so try to book.”
  • 12 locals recommend

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