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Address: Av. Infante D. Henrique, armazem A Cais da Pedra a Sta. Apolonia, Lisbon 1950-376, Portugal
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+351 21 882 0890
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Lux Fragil is proud to present, week after week since 1998, some of the...

Lux Fragil is proud to present, week after week since 1998, some of the best music done in our lifetimes.

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Nice club - but not special

I went to Lux with two of my friends (all of us are non-Portugese) on a Saturday night, we paid 12 euros per person and got this amount back as drink vouchers. We had a really... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2015
Ilse S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed May 29, 2015

I've been to clubs all over Europe including the always hard to get into Berghain. Here is just a joke. It looks like a little kid designed the layout of the place. It's filled with nothing but wannabe hot shots on blow hitting on girls half their age and failing all over one of the poorest excuses for a soundsystem... More 

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4 Thank Bryan C
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed May 27, 2015

I went to Lux with two of my friends (all of us are non-Portugese) on a Saturday night, we paid 12 euros per person and got this amount back as drink vouchers. We had a really nice evening, the club itself looks really cool - I liked the difference between the techno floor and the more disco-ish second floor. However,... More 

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2 Thank Ilse S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

We arrived there at 3am and it took 40 minutes to stay at the front of the row. Then we were asked to pay 240euro per Person. We were not drunk or anything else but we had to leave again ! We spend enough money in another place and we will never go there again !

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4 Thank Mat T
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

240 euros yay! How generous. Four of us arrived at around 2.30, two got in, me and the other friend did not. I was wearing leather shoes, jeans and a shirt. Fresh haircut and only had two glasses of wine.

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5 Thank Molnár B
York, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed April 22, 2015

Myself and a friend arrived at 2am to find no queue but that we had to pay 240 Euros to get in?! We decided to decline the offer and hang around a bit and try again this time along with some girlfriends...but we were all required to pay 240 Euros to get in. 240 Euros each. Who actually pays that?... More 

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15 Thank NorthernExposure33
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Went there properly dressed and not drunk. The bouncer told us that the price is 240€ per person. What a joke! We said that we can pay, no problem but that we want A table and bottle service for that price, but he said no and The bouncer then told us to go away or we will have problem. We... More 

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7 Thank lakiniki
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2015

This place is a disgrace. The rule appears to be that if you're a tourist, you have to pay 240 euros to get in (each!). If you're local, it's free. Needless to say, we weren't prepared to pay. Having wasted a taxi ride going there, we ended up at Urban Beach and had an amazing time. If you do go... More 

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8 Thank Adam M
Florence, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2015

if your not a local here you won't get in. after the hotel recommended this as the best night club i had to check it out after going and trying to speak to the promoter at the door he was incredibly disrespectful and wanted 240 euro per person to enter. worst experience i had in Portugal.

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4 Thank mickey t
Hyderabad, India
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26 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

Most terrible and rascist.... we were asked to pay 240 euros per person for entry .... locals were for 15 euros.... such a shame for a country which thrives on tourism.... an absolute no no for any tourist specillay if you are brown

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7 Thank Yashwant J
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Reviewed February 14, 2015

As an irish tourist visiting portugal with my partner i have never experienced racisim at its highest as i did tonight in lux portugal ,portugese students walked into the nightclub freely into the night club but as soon as they see a coloured male they turn and ask for 280 euro entrance fee shame on a country discriminating its own... More 

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