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Travessa Nova de Sao Domingos 9 3 Esq., Lisbon 1100-372, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tuesday 9th October we were walking about exploring and sightseeing in Lisbon and we came across this busy Square in centre of Lisbon, Praça Figueira - Fig Tree Square. Within the Square is a statue that commemorates King John 1 of Portugal (reviewed separately). There...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Half of this public square is occupied by an outdoor market that sells tasty foods and drinks. I tried out the sandwiches and the sangria on more that one of my five days in Lisbon. There is a Metro stop right in the square; there...More

Thank mgilmore2018
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Large open market with plenty of food (ham, cheese and pastries) available. The market also has some merchants selling cork and other touristy items.

Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We went to the square to pick up the bus tour but once we discovered the market we had to come back. At lunch time it was busy and we were lucky to grab a table. There’s a fab selection of meats and cheeses and...More

Thank MumtoM
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Located next to Rossio square, this square houses a great little market (don't recall what day) and is the place to go to get a Tuk Tuk to the castle. With so many, makes it a little easier to negotiate a good rate.

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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

There was a market there during our stay. We got some really great local food and it was great to mingle with locals after the ‘wall to wall tourists’ (ourselves included) experience of an open top bus. Great fare and a nice atmosphere.

Thank Irish_Lights_Up
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

There’s not much to see at Fig Tree Square (Praça da Figueira). Mostly an open square with a modest sized statue of King John I in the middle and a lot of traffic around it. Not really worth searching out.

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed August 26, 2018

On some days of the week this square has busy food and merchandise stalls - in the middle. There is a large selection of things to buy and eat. Nice leather goods and a lot of local foods. You can also catch many buses and...More

Thank Tom Z
Reviewed July 23, 2018

I guess the nearest thing to 'street food' that we found in Lisbon. Walking around the stalls there are so many great smells that even though we hadn't planned to we ended up having lunch and a sangria to wash it down with. The pork...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk around Lisbon and ended up in having lunch in this square with several stalls selling fresh made local food. The Sheep's Cheese and Ham sandwich was delicious there were also a choice of drink stalls to choose from. To add the...More

Thank Mascarenhas1972
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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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Faraway63
September 12, 2017|
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Response from norale | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't have the right answer... but I was there again last week (on a Friday) and it wasn't there! So I believe that it might be seasonal (maybe summer school vacations time only?). Hope somebody knows :)
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JeanEmarietta_Ga
August 26, 2017|
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Response from w0tcha | Reviewed this property |
Yep the metro and rail stations are next to the square. The bus direct from the airport also stops there and is best way to get to downtown Lisbon from the airport.
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