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“awesome” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Clube de Jornalistas

Clube de Jornalistas
Rua das Trinas 129, Lisbon 1200-857, Portugal
+351 21 397 7138
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Ranked #7 of 2,571 Restaurants in Lisbon
Price range: $28 - $39
Cuisines: Brazilian, International, Contemporary, Fusion, Portuguese
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Good for: Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Doing business, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Houston, Texas
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98 restaurant reviews
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
“awesome”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

this deserves the highest rating--what an experience-every dish delightful --funky is the best way to describe the decor--the menu is limited but every morsel is amazing--we followed trip advisor to this charming plae--eucalyptus ice cream--the chef is a genius-and it is reasonable--a bit different and original --highest rating for experience and food.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Edmonton, Canada
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“don't miss it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We spent three weeks in Europe in October and had many opportunities to eat at great places and this was THE BEST! The combination of flavours offered by the team of chefs was, simply, amazing. The weather was a bit cool so we did not get to enjoy the garden but the inside was an interesting combination of styles using the old and the new and it really worked for us. The service was terrific and the whole team worked to make the meal and evening so great that we went back the a second night...and it was even better! I urge you to try the octopus...and the scallop starter is a must! oh yes and the desert sampler....YES. We asked the chef to decide for us the second night and pick 5 courses. We could not have been happier with the offering. I cannot tell you how delighted this team is to have you go home happy. I wish them all the best. Enjoy :)

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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sydney, australia
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
“Great setting & very good food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

loved the setting, actually nice to have some space between tables after some of the restaurant where i could easily eat of my neighbour"s plate. nice decor and warm welcome. Food was a mix between excellent - the majority - (scallops with quinoa porridge, parrot fish with a banana chorizo stew, an amazing chocolate soup with guava mousse) and average in one case (far too dry black pig). Not too sure of wine recommendations - did not land us in a great spot despite explaining in some detail what we were after. Service funny, medium attentive and not really interested in the feedback given as they were busy with a big party next door in the private dining area... Overall still a really nice night out and great culinary experience despite some hiccups.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Warsaw, Poland
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“Good choice in good price in Lisbon”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Restaurant is located a good 30 minutes walk from the city center always up and down though the hills of Lisbon. The staff is very friendly and helpful, food very delicious so the time pass very quickly. The choice of food is rather small - just several positions but everything is cooked and served perfect. Perfect place for romantic dinner.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Columbus, Ohio
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“Wonderful experience!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

My friend and I met Luisa and Ivan on the plane from the US to Lisbon. They were so wonderful and informative about their country, city, and restaurant. So they invited us to come and have lunch or dinner. The experience was beyond wonderful. And the setting, the outdoor dining, courtyard, and wait staff were outstanding. We had a lovely lunch and could not have asked for more. Although the outside of the building is deceptive, once you enter, you are treated to a panorama of delights. This is a great restaurant, and if you go, you will have a terrific meal and a terrific experience.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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