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Clube de Fado

Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
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Rua de Sao Joao da Praca 92 | Alfama, Lisbon, Portugal
+351 21 885 2704
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

they start the fado show after 10.30pm as we have reserved at 8.30 pm you cannot enjoy fado during your diner. them the show takes place for max 15 min each hour. food price are enormous which could be understandable due the fado show but on the top of that a fado fee of 15 euros is adding on your... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a drink and to listen to some authentic Fado. The singing was amazing, you really felt the emotion, even if you don't understand the words.

Thank jpsinclair
London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having walked past it during previous trips and heard it in bars etc we thought lets book for our next trip. No idea really what to expect as the building is in a quiet street by the cathedral. If your after a bit of a cultural hit rather than seeing another Tuk Tuk or tram, this is the place. You... More 

Thank Barrie G
Aveiro, Portugal
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely street (only in Lisbon!), an old perfect house with all the glamour, good food, excelent service, fantastic performers. This is Fado!

Thank António C
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reading a different reviews about " bad food " and " indifferent waiters " , I went to this Clube de Fado without much expectation , besides to hear a Fado. However , I could assure anybody who will visit the Clube de Fado without a prejudice that the food , service , atmosphere and especially music are absolutely fabulous.... More 

1 Thank MARKOZagreb
Madison, mi
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71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful experience. Excellent food (grilled octopus in particular) and great fado music. You know you are in a great place for dinner when the restaurant is packed and everyone is having a good time. Reservations are a must.

1 Thank Early E
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We wanted a typical Portuguese night out in Lisbon and chose this as our venue Clube de Fardo is a charming building and traditional in all aspects , be aware that the food that await you on the table are chargeable the cheese that was on our table was 13 euros once opened it must be paid for ? The... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

We were lucky, because came before the show and find a free table. Great place to drink wine and listen. There are tables, which have not seen the scene, although they can be positioned more conveniently. It was here that I became a fan of Fado. Fadishtu broke my heart.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

This restaurant is a bit in side the city , but not far from the bay area. It is located near to a Church. Can be accessed by walk.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

This is a total tourist place but it's great for business groups and travelers. We had a group of 24 people in Lisbon for a business trip and we came here for dinner on a Saturday night, when we arrived at 8pm it was not terribly busy, but soon it was packed. We had caldo verde, different breads and sausages... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, Portuguese
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Sao Joao da Praca 92 | Alfama, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighborhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 885 2704

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Staying in Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria

Neighborhood Profile
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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