I was up for a long time when I had arrived in Lisbon. I wanted to have a good meal and then simply go to bed. I arrived at the door with the wrong time on my watch and was told to come back in an hour. An hour later, the man who answered the door (you need to ring the bell) answered again but in Uniform and ushered me in.
Granted, it was right when they opened and no normal person eats at 7pm in Lisbon. Nonetheless, I was treated to superb service and an amazing meal. There were two servers and a bartender and all three made it their job to make sure I had whatever I wanted. It was a little odd having three people watching out to make sure your wine glass was just perfect, chilling the wine in ice when not serving, etc, but it showed they didn't care that I was early and alone, I needed a good meal. They talked to me and were very friendly, asked if they could call me a cab for the ride back tot he hotel, etc. The service was over the top good and I felt like they genuinely cared.
Oh, then there was the steak. Melt in your mouth like butter perfection. Worth the price easily. I would go back for either the service or the food.
A real gem, that should not be missed when in Lisbon.
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