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Pateo 13

#199 of 3,368 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
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Calcadinha Santo Estevao 13, Lisbon 1100-502, Portugal
+351 218882325
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For €15 I had a tasty fish soup, grilled mackerel and a small salad, melon and half a bottle of reasonable local red. Not fine dining but a damn good lunch.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A local friend took us for dinner at Pateo 13 for our last night in Lisbon. The restaurant is in a lovely spot, hidden in a sweet little courtyard. The service was impeccable and the food was delicious and very good value. Would highly recommend.

Thank RoniLDN
Milton, Canada
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was highly rated in the "Lonely Planet guide to Portugal" so we decided to try it. FINDING it was an entirely different matter! Once we eventually did find it, it was like finding the treasure at the end of the hunt. Authentic Portugese food- we ate the fresh sardines that they grilled in front of us. Restaurant was... More 

Thank scubamammaMilton
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant has really good location, but atmosphere is just ok. Fresh fish was nice, but we expected better, particular atmosphere. Finally IT was rather touristic place.

Thank Edyta W
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As others have noted, this place is very touristy, overpriced, low quality food. The fish was fresh but very little done to them.

Thank tunedriver
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled across Pateo 13 during a walk in the area. The restaurant offers traditional no frills but well-executed Portuguese food in a wonderful setting. The waiters were very friendly and the whole experience was very enjoyable. Highly recommended.

Thank axel2307
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've spent two weeks in Portugal, so we can compare our dinner here to many others in different places across the country, including Lisbon. We hadn't made a booking the evening we stumbled across this place, so it was the only available option in Alfama for a party of four. There was a line, we waited, we were taken to... More 

Thank corinamurafa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for great simple and local Portuguese food, this is the place. Don't be put off by the simplicity of the pictures. What they do best are simply grilled fresh fish that is the best I've ever tasted. We got an order of sea bass and an order of the cod. Highly recommend the sea bass if you... More 

Thank Crepter
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worst swordfish I've eaten. Worst ribs I've eaten. Poor salad. Chips ok. Steak ok. Pretty slow grumpy service. Nothing in comparison to Sophia La Luca where we went the night before.

Thank Greg D
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friend and I were staying in Alfama, just a few minutes away from this nice outdoor restaurant, which is what attracted us to it in the first place. We ended up going twice, and would have gone more had our trip been longer. It serves great traditional Portuguese food consisting of simply grilled fish. I had the sea bass... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $23
Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calcadinha Santo Estevao 13, Lisbon 1100-502, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighborhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 218882325

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Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and, of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music. The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755 destroyed most of the city but the contiguous neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of Fado, where you'll discover the best "tascas," eat delicious fresh fish and drink great wines. Discover hidden viewpoints and ancient traces of other civilizational ruins in the heart of the Portuguese capital. These are centuries-old neighborhoods that will welcome you to the very best of old Lisbon culture.
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