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Magical Sinistra

We booked this one day tour from Lisbon. It was a rainy day but it was kind of magical because of... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Gordon S
Fado & Food - Friendly and Fabulous

We were about to return to Lisbon following a great day visiting Sintra when a young man asked if... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2015
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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10 Aug 2016
“Magical Sinistra”
9 Dec 2015
“Fado & Food - Friendly and Fabulous”
Sinistra, the new place of Fado in Sintra. Great location, just two minutes away from the train station and behind the former City Hall. Different from the Fado Houses in the capital, Lisbon. A brand New Generation of musicians and Fado Singers...more
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Rua de Sao Sebastiao 10 | Travessa do Municipio, 5, Sintra 2710-592, Portugal
+351 968 822 711
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We booked this one day tour from Lisbon. It was a rainy day but it was kind of magical because of the mist and fog. Had a nice lunch there.

Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We were about to return to Lisbon following a great day visiting Sintra when a young man asked if we liked Fado. Three hours later we were on our way back to Lisbon having experienced one of the most enjoyable and memorable evenings of any...More

2  Thank BurkWright
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Sinistra embraced us in its cozy living room with a fire place and at the terrace with magnificent view, serving us exceptionally tastful food, greeting us as in the most friendly and welcoming way while we were enjoying first class Fado performances. We felt as...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Sinistra is a charming suburb of Lisbon, about 40 minutes by train or car. It has a royal palace which is a must see! The painted ceilings and tile work in the palace are wonderful. The views of the surrounding area of the palace are...More

Thank mysteryfan4
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Amazing introduction to Fado music, with great performances in between delicious tapas. Very warm and cozy atmosphere, great hosts, We came in as tourists and left as friends! Very pleasant!

Thank Go543576
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We were greeted by an unknown man on the street who asked us if we where interested in Fado and food. Yes, yes we were... We went to the place and it was amazing, the food the decor but the most important part, the music....More

2  Thank Yousef A
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Our introduction to Fado at Sinistra was a wonderful experience. The talent on display was amazing. The staff/owners were very friendly and spent much time with us, telling us about the history and their vision for the association and facilities. Their passion was infectious. We...More

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Thank ErnienLeeV
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Truly MAGICAL. An authentic and truly MAGICAL experience with brilliant singers. They gave something to remember for a lifetime.

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Thank Tala M
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Nice atmosphere, great music and good food, very friendly artists. If you want to listen to traditional fado and have good food with nice people it is the perfect place to go to.

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Thank KRKelduderino
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

The place and people make you feel at home and together with the very talented fado singers, good wine and food, this made it a perfect night for us. Now playing on Thursday and Saturday only, so make sure you'll be in Sintra on one...More

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