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#41 of 418 Cafe in Lisbon
#453 of 4,430 Restaurants in Lisbon
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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
0.2 miles from Castelo de S. Jorge
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Takeaway and Ubereats delivery. Located in the heart of old Lisbon, Nicolau is the perfect place for your brunch, lunch or just a healthy snack! This corner cafe offers a warm and relaxed atmosphere and everyday we create healthy dishes you might actually crave, because our love for food is reflected in what we do. Visit us for fresh colourful salads, green juices, smoothies, pancakes, açaí bowls, eggs, home made granola, avo toasts, benedicts, yogurts all made with fresh ingredients and with a lot of love.
PRICE RANGE
$12 - $18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Healthy, International
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews brunch pancakes acai bowl french toast chicken bowl halloumi mango sandwiches bread breakfast place healthy food worth the wait very popular place long queue visited twice great coffee outdoor seating
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Reviewed yesterday

Too good to be true: Delicious breakfast Great coffee Best Pisco Sour I‘ve ever had Wonderful staff Fabulous choice of music Centrally located and beautifully designed Highly recommended not to miss this gem of a café/bar

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

They are creating a fictional line when they have tables available inside and outside. Not very good customer service Food is ok

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best presented scrambled egg that I've had. Substantial portion size. Good vibe with chilled music, interesting aesthetic and lots of other customers.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely breakfast at this cafe, bit of a queue to get in but it moved quickly and was worth it. Lots of nice juice and smoothies to choose from for drinks which made a change from many other places in Lisbon I found, we both...had an egg dish each I had the eggs with beetroot humus and my OH had scrambled egg and bacon , both really good but the star had to be the banana and caramel pancakes we shared. You can see why this place is famous for pancakes they were like a dream and neither of us are huge sweet tooths but we polished it off .. absolutely delicious. I also saw them give a portion of pancakes to a homeless man which I thought was great.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place for breakfast, we somehow timed it perfectly as within 15 minutes of sitting down there was a queue for tables. The food was amazing and reasonably priced, will be visiting again

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location in the city center, clean and moder design. Many paintings, photos, and green plants. Very unique. Inside and outsider tables. Various choice forma breakfast,brunch or lunch. Very tasty pancakes and home madre fresh smothies.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 28, 2020

Bright and breezy place in the city centre grid for all day dining. This time lunch on the terrace. Service friendly and attentive enough if at times variable in velocity. Went with the Ovos Amélia, Eggs Amélia, after the City's famous Fadista. Lovely. Tomato toast...with spinach, avo, poached eggs and tumeric hummus. Very nice combination. An espresso chaser to follow. Most diners outside so service was OK today. But I'm never in a hurry here...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 8, 2020 via mobile

Best breakfast in town - healthy, fresh ingredients paired with a great choice of different variations. A heaven for vegetarians and vegans. Staff was relaxed and friendly - loved it

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed June 15, 2020 via mobile

Went there for brunch. Everything we ate tasted amaizing. Waiterers were nice and friendly. Downpart is the fact that service was slow (the place wasnt busy at the time). It took them 40 minutes to bring two dishes. Two of the tables were served before...us although they arrived later. But when the food came it was worth the wait.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 14, 2020

Great food & coffee! Visited twice over the four days in Lisbon. Great menu & good service, food very fresh & tasty

Date of visit: February 2020
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Hugo M
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Response from Rebecca F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, just tell them and they can make lots of the dishes gluten free.
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