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O Artista Restaurant and Bar

RUA ANTONIO CRISOGNO DOS SANTOS 56, Lagos 8600, Portugal
282769147
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Ranked #57 of 278 Restaurants in Lagos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Continental
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Your local home from home...the most entertaining bar in Lagos, "O Artista" - "The Artist" - is creative in all that it offers. Famous for its awesome atmosphere, excellent entertainment and fabulous food.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Your local home from home...the most entertaining bar in Lagos, "O Artista" - "The Artist" - is creative in all that it offers. Famous for its awesome atmosphere, excellent entertainment and fabulous food.
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82% Recommend
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English first
Arnold, England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This bar/restaurant was recommended to me by a friend. Bit of a find but her directions were good. Lovely place full of character and atmosphere. Very welcoming. Had bread to start/share its a huge portion. Was offered the specials so opted for sea bream which they were happy to fillet for me, whilst my husband had the monkfish kebab. Both... More

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Sussex
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

this was without doubt where we spent our favourite evenings out on holiday. they have a karaoke on wednesdays and saturdays run by a really great hostess Sarah. good selection of English songs and a very good sound system. the food whilst not the cheapest is still reasonably priced but high end quality. the roast leg of lamb is some... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stayed at the Tivoli hotel across the road so as you will see hard to miss the Artista and the bar next door Louis. Borh owned by same person. We found the staff and owner to be very friendly. We tended to start most evenings in one or the other eating in the artista probably 3 times during our... More

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Essex, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Another nice little bar, ( also owned by Luis, next door ) with a very nice young lady in charge of the bar.

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Leicester
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We came here on a recommendation and wasn't disappointed food was gorgeous well presented an good for price. Flavours were really good and quality for your money. Service was very good and wasn't over priced for fine dining highly recommend

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Another trip advisor recommendation that really didn't fit the bill. The restaurant was a cross between an Irish bar and a traditional Portuguese bar, not sure what it was really full of local expats. The food was exactly what it said on the tin, nothing more or nothing less. The positives were the entertainment and the staff who were very... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Very friendly and quick service. Yummi chefs special prawns! Good choice of beers. Nice live music in the evening.

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dublin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We discovered this gem 2 years ago and on our return we are delighted to see it is getting better and better,Really helpful and cheery Portugease staff. Food and athmosphere second to none. Luis's next door a great traditional bar, you can even smoke inside.!!(if you are a smoker). We had dinner there twice in 10 days and brunch 3... More

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Lagos, Portugal
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

A great place for a drink or a meal with something happening every night throughout the year. A well run place open all year.

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Ireland
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

You have to stop off at O Artista, The staff and food are amazing. We ate there 2 nights out of the 6 we stayed. I would have ate there more only the others in my party wanted to try some other placed. The sea food is so Fresh and there steaks are simply amazing.

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