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Va E Volte

$$ - $$$
Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
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Rua do Diario de Noticias 100, Lisbon, Portugal
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little place in Barrio Alto. The food was very good at a reasonable price. If you're looking for a gourmet experience this might not be the place to go but if will fill you up and leave you happy. Can recommend the meat/ chicken with the Portuguese sauce which was very good.

Thank felixsteinhauser
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Went there with our 2 year old who took over The show. But the waiters entertained her for half an hour. Too bad the food was just plain

Thank Oskar S
Rivarolo Italy
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed June 17, 2015

A typical restaurant in the Bairro Alto of Lisbon, but absolutely not a "tasca". I ate a "cabrito" (lamb), but I'm still trying to digest it, and I went there a week ago. I think that the ingredients used for the various recipes (the menu is very wide and counts a number of meat dishes, fish dishes, and vegetables dishes)... More 

Thank lorenz75
London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed May 26, 2014

We arrived at this restaurant around 3.05pm so the first thing that i can say is that a very good side to this place is that it has generous opening hours (we found the place we wanted to go to was certainly closed by 3pm as most establishments are in Lisbon) which we were certainly grateful for. We wanted to... More 

Thank Rinny96
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2013 via mobile

Great good, good service! Piglet is must have! Average price. I couldn't say anything bad about it...

Thank Rada P
Izmir, Turkey
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2013

Very good selection of food, especially sea food was perfect. The service was very quick although we were 10 people at the table.

Perth, Australia
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156 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2013

We ordered 3 different meals and all were generous serves. Quality was good as was the service. Not a place for a romantic meal as you are packed in pretty close to each other. Only place we ate in Lisbon that the beer came in a chilled glass. Cost was 68 Euro for 4 mains, 3 wines a beer a... More 

Thank Mark S
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had lunch at Va e volte our last day of the Lisbon-holiday. In the middle of the day this is a nice, quiet restaurant with tables outside in the narrow Bairro Alto-street. The service was ok, not very friendly, but they served us what we ordered and was always available. The Va e Volte-salad was very... More 

Thank TrineNB
Lier, Belgium
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2013

Actually we were looking for another place to have lunch but that restaurant seemed to be closed on wednesday. We were hungry and choose to have our lunch break in this restaurant. We had to wait quite long for boiled fish and fried calamares. The food was ok but you really shouldn't go specially there for that. I even think... More 

Thank Beachsven
Reigate, United Kingdom
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241 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed June 23, 2013

We dined there on two successive nights. Service was excellent, The menu was varied and typically Portugese and the wine was excellent. Prices were quite acceptable and the value for money made you forget you were sitting on a backstreet pavement.

Thank PeterReigate

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Diario de Noticias 100, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Neighborhood: Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Phone Number: 01-342-7888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops, restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or the fresh grilled fish, at Príncipe do Calhariz, and later explore the dozens of streets full of bars and clubs! Whether you're visiting for a day or a whole week, make sure you visit Bairro Alto and its surroundings.
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