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Cervejaria Trindade

Rua Nova Da Trindade, 20-C - Chiado - Bairro Alto, Lisbon 1200, Portugal (Baixa)
21 342 35 06
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Ranked #787 of 2,266 Restaurants in Lisbon
Price range: $0 - $26
Cuisines: Portuguese, Steakhouse
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Baixa
Description: The Trindade Beer Hall, the oldest and most beautiful beer hall in Portugal, was created in 1836, in the space which had, since the 13th century been occupied the Santissima Trindade Convent. In what used to be the monk's refectory, amongst the 19th century painted tile panels, the exceptionally good beer, and the best dishes of traditional Portuguese Cuisine and the freshest of seafood, you will discover why our costumers feel so well looked after at Trindade.
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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

This brewery is the oldest, and the most beautiful in the country, dating back to the XIX century. The building was originally a convent, whose construction started during the XIII century. Despite this interesting historical background, what is most interesting in this space is the decoration. The walls have some magnificent panels of tiles from the XIX century. And the... More

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london
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Definitely the worst service ever- rude waiters who couldn't be bothered to take our orders and left us for 30 mins without bringing drinks. The food is bland and mediocre catering for the masses of tourists queuing up to get in! There are so many better restaurants in Lisbon; don't waste your money here.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere to eat lunch and try Bohemia Sabres. The clams in a wine and garlic sauce is a must have! An unforgettable dining experience but can b pricey!

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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Previously a monastery now a trendy restaurant. As the saying goes don't judge the book by its cover, the outside is totally misleading the restaurant is cavernous inside with a nice courtyard outside. There we 9 of us and we sat outside in the courtyard. Much easier to talk as its very noisy inside. Seafood is the order of the... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

A tourist-trap, yes. Buses waiting at the door and long lines of foreigners... The scam is typical for foreigners: in the menu they announce at 2.00 euros the "zapateira in the shell" (which was delicious, anyway) but the price in the check is... 6.99 euros. When we object that this was not the price indicated in the menu the Asian... More

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Albufeira, Portugal
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84 reviews 84 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

It started as a convent's dining room, and the walls are still lined with colorful tiles from the 1800´s. It was also one of Lisbon's first beer houses (opened in 1836) and is now considered a historic restaurant. This is the oldest and most beautiful brewerys in Portugal. Great steaks, variety of seafood and traditional Portuguese dishes, especially the Cod.... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We obviously got caught by the tourist guide here, granted, but given the setting and the history - it did seem worth a trip. We were greeted by a fake monk which was fun, and offered a nice table, surrounded by other groups and couples. The bread was whisked down in front of us, and some cheese and butter in... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Had not visited this Restaurant for 20 years. As this was a Restaurant with one of the best steaks in Lisbon we decided to return. The good old days were definitely over. The quality of dishes was poor. The steak was of bad quality, cold and far too expensive. The sea food was of bad quality and most was returned.... More

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Fribourg, Switzerland
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95 reviews 95 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This is proably a typical tourist trap: recommended for its fantastic setting, food is overpriced and ok (but not more), staff friendly but obviously used to mass tretment. there are definitely better choices in Lisbon...

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Hilversum, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Let's be clear: we were a group of 100 people. That can explain the experience. The place is authentic. The food however... Nothing to comment, it was just bland. Their beer is good though.

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