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AdLib

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#625 of 4,576 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$28 - $101
CUISINES
French, Portuguese
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been here before and we had this time a late lunch or early dinner. A bear, a glass of wine and a bottle of water which was almost as expensive as a draft beer!!! The food we had was a Club Sandwich and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Tomberra
RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tomberra, Thank you for choosing Adlib Restaurant and for taking the time to tell us about your experience with us. We are very happy to know that you have appreciated our food and ambience. We look forward to welcome you back to AdLib restaurant...More

Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

Having read a review in a Lisbon food magazine we were under the impression that it was a French gourmet restaurant Service bad ... waiters systematically suggested the most expensive wine (10.50€ for a glass of white wine!). Nothing French on the very small menu...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Hilary B
RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Hilary B, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at AdLib. We are sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow us to express our sincerest apologies. We appreciate your sharing your concerns, and it is...More

Reviewed June 6, 2019

we managed to get a table, outside which considering the weather (100c) was very welcome. service a more than a little slow at times and almost no existent at other. I was the only one to have a first course (octopus salad, which was very...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank phil s
RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Dear phil s, We are sorry to read that your experience at the restaurant AdLib was not as successful as you expected it to be. We understand that we have not met all your expectations and apologize for the inconvenience you faced with the Concierge...More

Reviewed June 5, 2019

Hotel restaurant. The food was good but maybe somewhat overpriced since you can get similar or better quality at smaller neighborhood restaurants for better price. Good serviceMore

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Hedrick R
RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Dear Hedrick R, We thank you for sharing on TripAdvisor your good experienced in our gastronomical restaurant AdLib. We are very happy that you enjoyed a pleasant moment and that our ambassador’s service fulfilled your expectations. We hope we can welcome you at our table...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Nice restaurant, well decorated. The entrecote was great, the cesar salad had too much chicken and the codfish was not great. Service was extremely slow!More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank RitaR1097
RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2019

Dear RitaR1097, We thank you for sharing on TripAdvisor your experience in our gastronomical restaurant AdLib. We are happy that you enjoyed our restaurant and decoration. However we are sorry to read that your experience at the restaurant AdLib was not as successful as you...More

Reviewed May 1, 2019

Restaurant located in Av. da Liberdade (Lisbon finest avenue), belonging to the Sofitel Group, that always got my eye and curiosity about the quality of the food vs. the price. We shared the couvert (various kinds of little breads, salmon paté and butter) and tried...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2019

Dear pedropcagoncalves, We warmly thank you for posting review about your experience in our gastronomical restaurant AdLib. We are glad to know that you enjoyed our location and service provided by our ambassadors. However we are sorry to read that you didn't found any magical...More

Reviewed April 22, 2019

We were walking by the Sofitel Hotel and were intrigued by the menu of their restaurant ADLIB. We loved the food and the attentive service. I had an appetizer of white aspergus and smoked salmon salad with a small fish casserole for main course. My...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2019

Dear JohnvanHoudt, Thank you for choosing Adlib Restaurant and for taking the time to tell us about your experience with us. We are glad to know that you and your wife had a pleasant meal in our Restaurant. We would like to thank you for...More

Reviewed April 21, 2019

This restaurant is part of the Sofitel and the service is what you would expect from this hotel chain. The tables and chairs are comfortable and well spaced. The menu has French influences and offers a wide selection of Portuguese and international dishes. We had...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2019

Dear FFAF, We thank you for sharing on TripAdvisor your good experience in our gastronomical restaurant AdLib. We are happy that you enjoyed a very pleasant moment and that our ambassador’s service fulfilled your expectations. Our Chef, Daniel Schlaipfer, would also like to thank you...More

Reviewed April 13, 2019

In the center of town this ground floor restaurant is a little deceptive. It is not a casual place.. it is a truly fine dining place where yu get the best service while not paying for the moon. Menu is limited and not much for...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ajay62
RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Dear ajay62, We warmly thank you for your review about your experience in our gastronomical restaurant AdLib. We are happy to know that you enjoyed our place and food prepared by our Chef Executive Daniel Schlaipfer. Looking forward to welcoming you again to AdLib restaurant,...More

Reviewed April 11, 2019

My wife and I enjoyed an outstanding meal at this restaurant served by our waiter Victor who could not have done more to make us feel comfortable. All together this was a delightful and relaxing way to spend out first night in Lisbon.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank RogerO1026
RMayka, Gerente at AdLib, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

Dear RogerO1026, Thank you for choosing Adlib Restaurant and for taking the time to tell us about your experience with us. We are glad to know that you had a pleasant meal in our Restaurant and we would like to thank you for your kind...More

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