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Pois Cafe

Rua Sao Joao da Praca 95, Lisbon, Portugal (Baixa)
00351 218862497
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Ranked #135 of 2,275 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $14
Cuisines: Austrian
Neighborhood: Baixa
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

After walking through the city with its crowd and chaos, this was a most pleasant surprise. The atmosphere was friendly and charming, the food was realy tasty!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

For Sunday brunch a reservation is recommended. The atmosphere is unique and very enjoyable. The menu listed a variety of choices for brunch and the food was delicious and plentiful. Located yery close to one of the historical churches, it makes for a great place to stop and have a bite to eat.

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Kent UK
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129 reviews 129 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
458 helpful votes 458 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Once you have got over the fact that this is so popular, especially for the wonderful Sunday brunch, relax into a comfy chair and relish the delicious food. In the most lively yet soporific eating place you can wile away the time in absolute luxury surrounded by travellers, beautiful people and tourists alike. Share a huge table or hide away... More

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Bern
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

After a rather long walk through Alfama we dropped on by at the Pois Cafe, we knew for at least 5 years. It was the first time, when there were tables and seats out on the street, and of course we had to take a seat. If available ask for the sparkling green wine and the tapas mistas, and you... More

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Tasty and a rich menu. Good service. Beautiful place in a nice street and great atmosphere. Very good for breakfast and not expensive.

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Florence, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very nice place, healthy food and welcoming ambience. Good choice for a light lunch or a full meal for dinner.Highly reccomended!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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55 reviews 55 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My friend is vegan and I vegetarian so it was a bit of a challenge to find a nice restaurant but pois café is amazing. Funny and utmost friendly staff and delicious food.

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London
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

had a few hours to kill on last day of our week's stay in Lisbon and by chance stumbled upon this cafe. trendy decor, relaxed atmosphere, good coffee (haven't tried the food but the menu looked good). seemed a perfect place for a brunch or late lunch, or just some ben and jerry's. also, very good value (espresso for 1... More

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Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

the staff was extremely wonderful, fast service and polite, the food is wow every dish we had was an experience of taste and the wine too, but that ain't difficult in Portugal.

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Norwich
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42 reviews 42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I was hot and thirsty and just wanted a drink and I stumbled on this place. Very pleasant very comfy very relaxing.

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Additional Information about Pois Cafe

Address: Rua Sao Joao da Praca 95, Lisbon, Portugal
Phone Number: 00351 218862497
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Estremadura  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa
Average Prices: USD 0 - 14
Cuisine: Austrian

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