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Confeitaria Nacional

Praca da Figueira, 18B, Lisbon 1100-241, Portugal (Baixa)
+351 213243000
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Ranked #225 of 2,188 restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Dessert
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Neighborhood: Baixa
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Neighborhood: Baixa
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Warsaw, Poland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Great place for breakfast. Delicious pastry, great ambience, nice service, place looks great. Find 15 minutes and drop by!

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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Following our enjoyable experience, I would recommend visiting this place for a breakfast coffee and pastry.

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Greetham, United Kingdom
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177 reviews 177 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Custard tarts are a way of life in Lisbon and in the interests of research we ate quite a few! The ones we ate here were delicious. So are the ones at Belem. I may need to return to Lisbon to check again which ones I like better! You won't be disappointed if you eat your custard tarts here!

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We dubbed this as 'not Betty's' referencing the famous Betty's in Harrogate UK. It had the same feel of a place that's been around for a long time doing good things well. Our first visit was for coffee, the second for coffee and cake, the third for lunch upstairs in the table service area, there is a self-service option. We... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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13 reviews 13 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This is definitely a nice place to visit. It has survived the years always as one of the top pastry places of the city. Its brand awareness is very strong. Still this same history deserves a little bit more respect by the people who work there. The service quality was quite low and public affluence cannot be an excuse. Slow... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

The setting interior was not great as we would have expected in a very old establishment. The coffee was lower quality than any other places we visited. Pastries were dried, not so good. Only the Pastel de Nate were a must.

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Seattle, Washington
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We came here several times while in Lisbon (our first visit was as part of a food tour). The Pastel de Nata (Portuguese custard tarts) here were very good, but, as others note, not as good as Pasteis de Belem. Here, they have a somewhat undercooked crust, particularly on the bottom. The gummy chewiness of the bottom crust makes it... More

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Astoria oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Looks like it might be a nice place. Service was slow, it was a work day not necessarily even moderately busy. Give this place a nod and a wave good bye. Return? Cannot think of a reason why. Recommend? Not really.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Real old world cake shop. Food is excellent and the shop is a wonder of mirrors giving an old world feel

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Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

You go 100 y behind You can go for breakfast brunch lunch or 5 o'clock tea Best location In the cita Center

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