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Happy Sardine atelier & store

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Find a special Christmas gift

Entering the shop, which is located between downtown and the museums, you have the choice to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
elefantedaindia
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Bonn, Germany
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Absolutely Charming!

What a find! So many lovely items, mostly locally handcrafted, that is was difficult to choose... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KM C
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Mankato, Minnesota
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HAPPY SARDINE - ATELIER & STORE is located in the historic part of Cascais : You find the ATELIER in Travessa dos Navegantes nΒ° 12A and the STORE right opposite in nΒ° 15. Offering unique gifts and souvenirs like hand painted pebbles from the beaches...more
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Travessa dos Navegantes 15, Cascais 2750-443, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Entering the shop, which is located between downtown and the museums, you have the choice to purchase an amazing Christmas present for your loved ones.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank elefantedaindia
SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you ... we are happy you liked the shop 😊🐟🐟

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a find! So many lovely items, mostly locally handcrafted, that is was difficult to choose from the vast selection. My favorite souvenirs of Portugal are from The Happy Sardine and I can't recommend enough that you visit this delightful shop. The store owner was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KM C
SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

... and Happy Sardine has absolutely charming customers !!! Thank you for your kind words, very happy to hear that !! πŸ˜ŠπŸ’›πŸŸπŸŸπŸŸ

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a shop you will want to come back to! If you are looking for beautifully and locally crafted objects, this is the place. If you love blue and turquoise, the shop is full of useful, beautiful or fun things in those colours. If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ecloutier
SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So happy about your kind review !! Thank you very much 😊🐟🐟

Reviewed 7 November 2018

For anyone with a nautical flavor, this is the place to go. They have great textiles, adornments, gifts and wonderful customer service. The shop just makes you feel happy. This is the one store I loved the most and it was up from the hustle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review πŸ’™ Very happy to hear that your visit @ Happy Sardine 🐟 was an β€œall-around” happy experience for you !! 😊

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem... We our purchased this pebble several years ago and it still makes us smile each day when we pass it xxx I could spend hours in Sabines shop, amazing energy With love Steph & Ian

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steph W
SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear Steph & Ian, ... and it makes ME smile to hear your sweet story 😺😺😺 Thank you so much!! It was really nice to see you again @ Happy Sardine :)

Reviewed 1 October 2018

This little shop is a treasure trove of beautiful gifts with price ranges to suit all budgets. The gifts are unique and made with love and the lady who owns the shop is a pleasure to deal with. As she stood and lovingly wrapped our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Dear β€œhappy Sardine” πŸ˜‰πŸŸ Thank you so much for your kind review and your warm words!! Happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit in our little store so much - that’s all we aim for. Wishing you happy memories of Portugal ... we would...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This store is charming and whimsical, and the owner is so hospitable! We went in for a quick peak and ended up in the store for about 45 minutes, and bought all kinds of things from traditional soap to hand painted stones to a necklace....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Dear Tracy (and family), thank you for your kind words. I remember your visit very well, it has been a pleasure! Warm greetings from Cascais ... Sabine 😊🐟

Reviewed 9 August 2018

I spent 2 weeks vacationing in Cascais, and shopped almost every store, so I can say with assurance that is the best gift shop in town. There's a lot of kitsch out thereβ€”this is not kitsch. This is quality. Simone's shop is a cut above:...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank you so much Karly for your friendly review and your special words. I love what I am doing in my little shop and it is wonderful when customers like you β€œfeel” it πŸ™‚ I hope your sardine will bring back happy memories of Portugal...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

The owner is fabulous. As are all the lovely gifts. Highly recommend it. We bought some beautiful prints from Lisbon. The owner wrapped them all individually for us. We came back the following day and she offered us coffees :)

Date of experience: July 2018
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SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear John, thank you very much for your kind words. It was a real pleasure having you and your friend in our shop and I do hope you come back to Portugal one day. Best regards πŸ™‚πŸŸ

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this little gem when exploring the older part of Cascais. For those of you who don’t know the older part of the town well, you have missed quite a treat. The area reminds me of the North Laines area of Brighton. This friendly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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SO2002, Owner at Happy Sardine atelier & store, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you very much for your review ... we are Really happy you enjoyed our little shop πŸ™‚πŸŸ

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JeremyDallas
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Dear Jeremy, we accept all credit cards except Amex. Thank you for contacting us. We hope to see you one day at Happy Sardine.
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