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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 #460 of 2,222 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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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

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
1 review
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
1 review
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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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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10 restaurant reviews
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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 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

What a great restaurant! We normally don't go somewhere twice while on vacation, but this place is the exception. Delicious food with great service, such a fun atmosphere. Not too touristy but still enough that they were able to understand us! Definitely a good tapas place but also recommend the dessert.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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78 reviews 78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I was walking down the street and wanted something to bite and a drink. This was the best place I saw and this decided to have a look. It looks very cosy and the service is good but I didn't really like the food. So, no, I wouldn't return.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Found this amazing place by accident whilst on break with my folks (both in 70s & hungry!). Staff & food the best we have had and we have had some really good stuff, plus I've been seeking out veggie places for me too. Thanks so much for making us feel special & for serving food obviously prepared with love. Look... More

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