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Open Brasserie Mediterranica

Rua de Santa Marta, 48, Lisbon 1150-297, Portugal
+351 918992860
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Ranked #616 of 2,265 Restaurants in Lisbon
Price range: $19 - $37
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Portuguese, International
Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine
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Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine
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Essex UK
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Had a lovely meal with excellent knowledgeable service. As a coeliac I had some problems eating safely in Portugal but not here. The gluten-free options were spelled out and I even had special bread baked for me to keep my wife company with her standard bread, olive oil and balsamic. A very nice experience all round. Thoroughly recommend it. By... More

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Seattle, Washington
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I am a vegetarian and was having a hard time finding anything but bread and cheese, and this place was a great find. We had good service, but it was really slow while we were there. There were only 5-6 tables occupied in the entire place. We tried the butternut squash soup and eggplant and my husband had the triggerfish... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Echo previous comments. Food and drink good when it comes. Staff so busy, food and drink orders forgotten despite constant reminders. Seems to be endemic of Portugal culture, except for Luzzo pizza over the road. Electronic Pos ability, fastest meal in Portugal yet. Would have rated them 5 star but not on Tripadvisor yet.

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Paris, France
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We booked a table for 3 at 20:15, it is now 21:56, the main course is still not served.... I aske the waiter who told me that the chief is doing as fast as possible. I'm almost starting to find it funny. Appart from that, Food is not bad. But you must have time.

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Santa_Marta_Hotel, Gerente geral at Open Brasserie Mediterranica, responded to this review

Dear “Cphome”, Thank you for your feedback. Please accept our most sincere apologies for this unfortunate experience. Unfortunately, we had some last minute staffing issues in the kitchen and we did not expect the flow of customers that walked in at more or less the same time. I assure you this is not typical of our normal high standards. Thank... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

We were looking for a place to have dinner close to our hotel on a Sunday night, and fortunately came across this restaurant as many of the other places nearby were closed (including the restaurant we had planned to go to). This is a very nice, modern, spacious restaurant with a calm atmosphere. The menu is not very large, but... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

My boyfriend is coeliac, we had lunch and there were several choices he could eat. Food was good, nice ambiance and not expensive at all

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Fredensborg, Denmark
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We small son and I stayed at the hotel (Inspira Santa Marta), and dinned here a couple of times. The food is very good, though not top gourmet level (I do have high standards on this issue). The menu has a few but well prepared dishes, made of fresh ingredients, however I did find that the flavours could be done... More

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

This place is perfect if you want an evening meal on the romantic side with stylish decor and a pleasant, rather low-key, clientele. However, it also lacks a certain something (maybe warmth). The menu is not large by any means and quite expensive, but it does contain a good choice of different fish, vegetable and meat dishes. And it's very... More

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Looking for somewhere different from the usual, this modern hotel and restaurant ticked all the boxes, especially for our vegetarian friend. The menu is extremely health conscious and very veggie oriented but I still found the meat offerings excellent as well. Try the carrot soup! its stunning for flavour. Extensive range or superb wine compliments the food and shows off... More

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012 via mobile

First of all the food is good, it's a beautiful lounge restaurant , all the staff it's very nice, especially Ana claudia. Anyway sometimes you have to wait for your dish... But we were in holiday.

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