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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.

Cafe
“Best place to have a drink in Setúbal! Chill and appreciate the live concerts. Excellent Thai food!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Transportation
“Palmela Old Castle, nice village to walk , with great views to Setúbal and Lisbon area...take the Bus TST ( see transport maps).”
  • 6 locals recommend
Establishment
“Goind to Troia Peninsula by Boat, walking or driviing you can choose from the Ferry-Boat (driving) or the Catamaram (walkin) ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“A Quinta da Bacalhoa é uma antiga propriedade da Casa Real Portuguesa. É considerada a mais formosa quinta da primeira metade do século XVI, ainda existente em Portugal.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Castle
“Vista simpática da vila de Palmela e monumento onde se situa a Pousada de Palmela, onde encontrará um restaurante muito agradável”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Portuguese Cuisine Buffet - great variety of typical Portuguese Food. (+-20€/person) ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Great space to relax, plus, with an amazing view to Troia and the Sado river!”
  • 10 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Is the main showroom of Setúbal and is endowed with the best technical conditions of the present time for the most varied type of events, such as concerts, theater, opera, dance, variety and congress. Film cycles, national and international concerts. Theater. Ballet. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“ The Bonfim park is located, dates back to the 16th century, when D. Manuel I acquired the Herdade Barbuda, north of Postigo de Santa Catarina, at the confluence with the current 5 October avenue. In that vast land he had a pleasant garden planted. Over the years, the garden has undergone several works and extensions. The current one was conceived by the architect António Viana Barreto, in the early 60's, decade of its construction. Since then, the structure of the park has undergone minor changes, such as the creation of new paths due to increased use as a pedestrian zone. This public garden, located in the parish of São Julião, occupying an area of 42531 square meters.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fried Cuttlefish House always full given the quality of its regional snacks, with special emphasis on fried cuttlefish, the international specialty of Setubal.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bakery
“I love to have a coffe - uma bica por favor - with a couple of mini pastéis de nata”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Considerado um dos melhores restaurante de Choco Frito em Setubal. Não é possivel fazer reservas e é por ordem de chegada.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Lodging
“Castelo de Palmela, do tempo dos mouros, com vistas incríveis até Lisboa. Passeios a pé para a Serra dos Barris e Arrábida”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Buses to Lisbon take 45 min. You can go via Ponte 25 de Abril (Finishes at Praça de Espanha. I like to get out at Alcântara-Mar if I am going to Cascais or Belem) or via Ponte Vasco da Gama (Finishes at Oriente, quite handy if you are going to the airport or the Aquarium) Always make sure that you take a Rápido bus.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bed & Breakfast
“No castelo de Palmela poderá apreciar parte da história Portuguesa, e desfrutar de uma magnifica vista ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Arts & Crafts Store
“Traditional Portuguese Tiles (Azulejos) guided tours of the tile factory with gift shop.”
  • 6 locals recommend