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Cafe De Sao Bento

Rua de Sao Bento, 212 | 1200-821 Lisboa, Lisbon 1200-821, Portugal
+351 21 395 2911
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Ranked #27 of 2,358 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $24 - $67
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Fri 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Portuguese restaurant specialized in steaks ( steakhouse) . Known as the Best Steak in Town ( by Time Out , " vox populi" and other magazines . You can have lunch in working days and dinner everyday until 02 AM
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

it is a classic, with experiment servants that helps to enjoy the space and the food. Food is good, no pretension to gourmet ... Just good and well executed. Worth to go, and prices are acceptable for the location, space, quality and service.

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

The steak was tender and genuinely excellent. Really enjoyed my chat with the maître d' about Portuguese politics and all the politicians who have been frequenting this place. Though I have to say that for EUR 50, this place was no cheaper than a quality restaurant in Brussels. Altogether, a very enjoyable experience!

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Alicante, Spain
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I think it's not that graet of steak i tasted, I mean I don't think lisbon is know for having restaurants with great steaks. but anyways i found it to be good, but pricey. not really sure if i would go back, probably i will keep searchin for better steaks.

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Malmö
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

...says TimeOut. Well, there are other places that have better steaks - but when you're in Lisbon, you have to look for them. Steaks is not what it could be in Lisbon, or in Portugal in general. So if you have your heart set on a good steak with some good cream based sauce, this is good. Note that you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Excelent meat, service and ambience. The food is wonderfull. Thank you to the staaf. Will return soon.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Best Steak in town, A little expensive, but very good. Always full and I think they don't accept reservations. Hard to park the car in that area of Lisbon.

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Hope Valley
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We had no reservations and just knocked on the door after a long day of touring. We had no expectations and were not even in the mood for a steak. What a night! Both of us are the best steak of our lives and experienced a level of old school service that we thought was lost. Yet the evening was... More 

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Great Plains
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37 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

There is a unique culinary experience in Lisbon near the city center/river area. And old warehouse has been converted into a large central dining area (with some outside seating as well) which is surrounded completely on three sides with different restaurants. All offer great visual displays of their menu items, and you can literally wander around and order a tapa... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

the best combination of a great steak in a gorgeous sauce in a very special atmosphere . Large choice of good portuguese wines, refined service , a good welcome this is CAFE DE SAO BENTO . This venue is already 32 years old but it didn't loose any of it character . it is worth to try it when you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The front of this restaurant is an unassuming closed door in a quiet street but the welcome was warm and we were led upstairs to a dining room with lovely lighting and great relaxed atmosphere. We were very well looked after, service was friendly and fantastic and the food delicious. I had the smoked salmon which was light and full... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe De Sao Bento

Address: Rua de Sao Bento, 212 | 1200-821 Lisboa, Lisbon 1200-821, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 21 395 2911
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Estremadura  >  Lisbon
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday 7:00 pm - 2:00 am  12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 2:00 am  12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 2:00 am  12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 2:00 am  12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 2:00 am  12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 24 - 67
Cuisine: Portuguese

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