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“Best octopus in town” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Old Lisbon - Sunset

Old Lisbon - Sunset
5837 Sunset Drive, South Miami, FL 33143
305-662-7435
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Ranked #8 of 57 restaurants in South Miami
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Dining options: Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Miami Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“Best octopus in town”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013 via mobile

Wherever I go I'm always looking for the best octopus in town and this time I found it in Old Lisbon at Sunset.

The grilled sardins are excelent, service and wine list as well.

This is a place to go back...

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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
“Fabulous Grilled Sardines”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

While its not everyone's idea of fine seafood a perfectly grilled Portuguese sardine makes for one of the best dining experiences anywhere. Plump and charred on the outside and at a very reasonable price to boot. Also had an excellent sopa marinheira (seafood soup) slightly spicy broth with a good selection of properly cooked seafood. Topped off with good desserts and coffee on a pleasant sidewalk dining area.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Miami, Florida
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80 reviews 80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 46 cities Reviews in 46 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“real bacalhau”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

this is an authentic portuguese restaurant with the best bacalhau that you can eat. simply delicious. it is worth a trip to this off the tourist route location.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Miami, Florida
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Dont miss this place!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

We were walking around the Sunset area and chanced upon this restaurant. Admittedly, we had passed by a few times before but never really ventured in, but this time, I was curious to see what this Portuguese restaurant had to offer. And boy, what an experience. The steak was perfectly rare-medium, the snapper grilled to perfection, the seafood soup superb. And the service was friendly, warm and welcoming. I am definitely going back!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Great experience - food - service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012 via mobile

We got in and th aromas of the food were incredible. Very friendly and Te place was packed for Sunday brunch. We loved everything we had. Food , service and experience.

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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