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TOSCA - Taberna S. Paulo

Praca de Sao Paulo, 21 | 1200-425, Lisbon 1200-425 Lisboa, Portugal
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Ranked #415 of 2,266 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Tosca is Lisbon's flaming new bistro/eatery. A gourmet tavern where we can taste the wonderful portuguese wines paired with traditional delights.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Tosca is Lisbon's flaming new bistro/eatery. A gourmet tavern where we can taste the wonderful portuguese wines paired with traditional delights.
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  • Portuguese first
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English first
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Visited here on 7/9/14 on our first night of second trip to Lisbon. Modern decorations in a rustic corner of cais do sodre. Food we had was superb. Green eggs a favourite along with the sausage croquettes. Service was attentive but not overbearing & the wine recommended was perfect accompaniment to our food. Spoke with the owner before leaving to... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Recommended in our hotel, we went out for dinner at the "Tavern Tosca" where we were surprised with the absolutely fantastic traditional cuisine. We recomend the "Pimentos padrão" that accompanied with some great wine is simply amazing... we realy want to came back, ;).

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Lisbon, Portugal
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We went for dinner in a pleasant July evening. We did not eat any of the main dishes. A friend advise us to try the portuguese tapas (petiscos). All the petiscos we ordered were pretty average and the clams were too dry in a too small portion. The prices a a bit high for the food quality. The staff was... More

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I`m in love with Lisbon, which I highly recommend for its cuisine and atmosfere, we eat wonderfull several tradicional food at this "fantastic tavern", great quality of service and friendly staff that well deserves a visit, :)

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

In a visit to lisbon we passed by this "tavern" where we spent a wonderful evening, we loved the Portuguese traditional cuisine and the great "vinho verde" that it was served, i highly recommend a visit!

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Bern, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

The food was good, but totally overpriced considering the small portions. A basket of very average bread costs 3?!!! The service was unfriendly and not professional at all. Also, the wine we ordered wasn't of 2010 (like indicated on the menu), but 2012. I think for roughly 14? you can ask for the correct year! We left the place really... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

On holiday in Lisbon, we find in Cais do Sodre the Taberna Tosca restaurant, where we eat some great traditional Portuguese food and drink a very good green wine, we spend some great evenings there, I highly recommend, ;)

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Have been going there on a regular basis for lunch. Service is prompt and really friendly. Menu is simple, yet always appealing. Portions are large. Everyday comes with 3 choices, lots of variety, you never get bored. The meatballs (almondegas), if available on the menu, are a must. The pataniscas de polo are also a nice twist. I'm not a... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

Not sure why this has such good reviews. The food was bland and expensive, service nice enough and the place ok. You would be better off going to Taberna da rua das Flores a couple of streets over.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The restaurant is very nice, and the staff quite friendly although it was rather difficult attracting their attention, we had to go to the bar a couple of times to ask for a waiter to come over. The food we ordered was nice, nothing special, and quite expensive for what you get. We had some cold meats, bread, goats cheese... More

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