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Mexicana Cafe

Praca de Londres, Lisbon, Portugal
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible15%
Apr 7, 2017
“One of the greatest icons in Lisbon”
Dec 30, 2016
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Cafe, Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
Praca de Londres, Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed April 7, 2017

One place that u HAVE to go. Shows the real coffee break full of intellectuals and brilliant minds. Good cakes and great coffee. Cant miss it!

1  Thank Ana T
Reviewed December 30, 2016

The restaurant was neatly served and everything looked delicious and it was. I had the "Tosta Mista" and it was delicious.

Thank enthovetje
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

I was passing by and decided to have lunch here, they have a nice place outside where you can have a drink or a cake and then inside they have a restaurant which is very well presented. Had fish for lunch and it was nice...More

2  Thank Joao D
Reviewed March 25, 2016

I've known this excellent 'patisserie' in Lisbon since I was a teenager ! And it still is the top one in the area - nothing compares ! Located in a residential and commercial area of mid-high range, it has recently been remodeled but the main...More

Thank MarCascais
Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

The traditional and well known Lisbon establishment has been renovated recently. However the service remains very poor. I was there to have lunch with some friends and the waiter mixed the orders, forgetting one of them. The salad was not impressive too. And we had...More

Thank Goncalo2008
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Local ambiance with a local decor, food was good. Recommendation from the waiter was worth it, Prices are mid range and affordable

Thank marcholya
Reviewed March 10, 2015

I never understood why this restaurant/cafe is so famous, maybe because some history, I don't know. But in fact there´s nothing here that ake me rate it as special or different. It´s a ordinary restaurant/café on a "posh" area of the City. Is regular attended...More

1  Thank Henrique d
Reviewed August 14, 2013

I have been to Mexicana a couple of times, and I always tell myself that I will never go back. It is quite expensive, especially for Lisbon and considering that it is not in the touristic routes, and the waiters are always a little rude,...More

1  Thank Santi P
Reviewed April 29, 2012

It's one of the most traditional cafes in Lisbon.It needs redecoration.Service is very bad. The food is far from delicious. There is inside and outside seating. Price high for what they offer.Don't recommend it

1  Thank isabel a
Reviewed April 10, 2011

Good café for a piece of cake with your coffee. If you happen to be in the area and need a place to have dinner, and you do not expect too much, it may be ok.

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $31
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca de Londres, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
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