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La Gondola

#260 of 2,560 Restaurants in Lisbon
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Av. de Berna, 64, Lisbon 1050-043, Portugal
217970426
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Today
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: There are spaces that are milestones in our lives. They have history. They...
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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Good for:
Romance
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 177
    Excellent
  • 60
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent

Excellent meal, good atmosphere, cozy, very friendly staff, and fantastic desserts. A place to come back soon. It was the place we chose to spend this Valentine's Day

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 14, 2015
paulob180
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Lisbon, Portugal
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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287 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Excellent meal, good atmosphere, cozy, very friendly staff, and fantastic desserts. A place to come back soon. It was the place we chose to spend this Valentine's Day

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Maputo, Mozambique
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117 reviews 117 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

This was my second time in this restaurant for dinner. Unfortunately there were some problems with 2 dishes that took too long to be served. In the end the management was nice to offer the coffee/tea. The food is very good. I had a saltimboco with an excellent rice. The staff is very friendly and the space is very nice.

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Estoril, Portugal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I had dinner there last week with friends. Like the food, normal food at high price. Price per person 35 - 40 euros

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Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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
13 helpful votes 13 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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374 reviews 374 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
190 helpful votes 190 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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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. de Berna, 64, Lisbon 1050-043, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: 217970426

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 64
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating

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.
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?