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Av. de Berna, 64, Lisbon 1050-043, Portugal
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Ranked #229 of 2,349 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $26 - $64
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Vegetarian
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Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: There are spaces that are milestones in our lives. They have history. They tell stories. Made of pure feeling, moods and expressions that give meaning to the things. To our affinities. From 75 years, the restaurant La Gondola is one of those spaces where tradition reigns.
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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

On our first night in Lisbon we called to La Gondola, which was a ten min stroll from our hotel... The restaurant is very nicely laid out especially for dining al fresco, but being December, we opted for indoors. The dining rooms wee immaculate, always a good sign, and there were other parties dining, again a good omen! We were... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food is average. But wine handling is excellent, the waiter has high knowledge on the wine card.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Really enjoyed our dinner in the quiet little restaurant, good food, friendly service and a lovely vibe. Definitely would recommend a visit!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Were there last night. Really bad service, awful food and the waitresses dont know anything about wine.. They try to hard, not worth the cost at all. A real huge disapointment after reading all the good reviews here on TA. My girlfriend got raw meat and then got food poisened the same night. DO NOT GO THERE!

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2 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

In my opinion, this restaraunt is overated on trip advisor: the food is nothing special and overpriced. The waiters are not the kindness (except the young one) and the whole impression is that they're based on one time tourist. The only advantage is the nice terrace.

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Oeiras, Portugal
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362 reviews 362 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Beautiful terrace, perfect for a warm sunny day in Lisbon. Very good service from a team of friendly good professionals, who really know how to interact with customers. Food wise, very good couvert components (but beware of the cost...), the "ovos mexidos com farinheira" starter is just amazing; the main courses offer interesting and delicious options. Good desserts as well.... More 

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Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My fiancé and I loved the warm, cozy atmosphere of La Gondola. The restaurant offered an extensive wine selection, with many bottles reasonably priced. The menu has a sufficient number differently prepared entrees to choose from. We especially enjoyed the king prawns, and the fettuccine pecsadore was excellent! We also shared a chopped garden salad that was tastefully dressed. We... More 

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Coimbra District, Portugal
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

A special atmosphere, a retreat in the middle of lisbon, with an absolutely lovely service and fantastic tipically italian food.

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Ginevra, Geneve, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The restaurant is located very near to the Gulbenkian Foundation and Museum, It has a wonderful garden fresh and full of shadow. The cuisine is a mix of good Italian pasta and risotto (I tried tortelli filled with sea food and they were outstanding) and traditional well cooked Portuguese fish and meat. I had also an excellent gazpacho. The choice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

Visited La Gondola because of the good revieuws. The food and service was perfect. Even the kids finished there meals. This was a perfect end of our holliday in Lisbon. When we return to Lisbon, La Gondola will be the first restaurant were we will going to eat.

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Additional Information about La Gondola

Address: Av. de Berna, 64, Lisbon 1050-043, Portugal
Phone Number: 217970426
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Estremadura  >  Lisbon
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 26 - 64
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Vegetarian

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