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A Ginjinha

This is the place to go. We had a shot of it with the cherries. The cherries were sour/bitter. A... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tom V
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Fantastic little place for a visit

Just around the corner from Rossio Square, this little hole in the wall is famous for having been... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Largo de Sao Domingos 8 | Rossio, Lisbon 1150-320, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the place to go. We had a shot of it with the cherries. The cherries were sour/bitter. A must try spot while in Lisbon.

Thank Tom V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just around the corner from Rossio Square, this little hole in the wall is famous for having been the traditional home for the drink they serve. Anthony Bourdain visited here when he came to Lisbon and was the reason I wanted to check this place...More

1  Thank Luk_Meister
Reviewed 1 week ago

You just walk up to this little bar next to a hat store, and order a shot of the famous A. Ginjinha cherry liquor 1.30 Euro - or, you can order a whole bottle as our walking tour group did! Fairly strong stuff - over...More

Thank Tom Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a fun bar to visit, take your Ginja with or without the cherry, literally a hole in the wall. Try it - you'll like it!

1  Thank Per S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

(well, that too) But, this little hole in the wall bar is terrific. Lay down your 1.30 Euro (about $1.50) and get your shot of local culture. A medium sweet cherry liqueur, with a couple of small sour cherries (with pits) inside. We sipped for...More

1  Thank Sharron G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found out about this great place watching Anthony Bourdain’s Lisboa episode. Such a great drink, smooth and easy on the throath. Both 4 bottles and took them all the way to Brazil with me. We’ve tried many other brands in Portugal and Espinheira is...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed July 12, 2018

The one and only place in Lisbon to enjoy its real and unspoilt flavour. Step in, relax order two at once and watch the world go by. Mix with the locals and chat with them. Just have a good time! And remember we only live...More

1  Thank Patito_Frito
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

One of the oldest dispensers of cherry liqueur shots. You have to have one in Lisbon. Beware the cherry in the bottom of the glass, mine was wincingly sour.

Thank Nudnikheadache
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

The crowds were moving in and out with small cups of cherry liquor no matter how early it is, both locals and tourists so I felt the need to see for myself what’s the all fuss about. You enter a small room where an old...More

2  Thank Kamisowa
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

The place is very nice and close to everything else. Perfect if you are passing by. The Ginjinha there is definitely the best in Lisbon.

Thank Bruno S
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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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