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Cafe Nicola

#3,862 of 4,329 Restaurants in Lisbon
$$ - $$$
Praca Dom Pedro IV 24, Lisbon 1100-200, Portugal
+351 21 346 0579
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
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“steak” (17 reviews)
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Praca Dom Pedro IV 24, Lisbon 1100-200, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped in Nicola for late night drinks and dessert. Nice view of Rossio square and the mermaid fountain. Service was fine.

Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on Sunday 7th October. Was in Lisbon on holiday and decided to go there as looked really pretty and was very busy. The tables are too close together and my friend was constantly banged into by the waiter but no apology ever made....More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant as it seemed to be busy which is usually a good sign. The food - it’s ok, not great but OK. The service - pleasant waitress served us but another waiter continually bashed into me when passing by without one apology....More

Thank DizzygirlUk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Early dinner with great late-afternoon sun. Perfect people watching with option for outdoor seating (we used) or inside. FOOD: we had shrimp with white sauce and crusted cheese topping and lamb chops with zucchini and sliced apple. Desserts: chocolate mousse tiramasu. Drinks: sangria, coke zero...More

Thank ETBColorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is way overpriced for the quality. And never touch the bread, fish and cheese they serve you when you sit down, once you touch it they will make you pay for it. And the waiter was very rude! Made no attempt to hide...More

Thank WilliamsFamilyNL
Reviewed September 10, 2018

When looking for a place to eat, Cafe Nicola didn't show up on the first 3 pages of the site. The place was full and the atmosphere was good. Maybe because we were hungry and spend an hour to find a place to eat and...More

Thank SimaYi
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Makes no sense, charging 7€ for 2 capuccinos (that tasted awfuly) when everything else in the city has such great quality and costs much less than that.

1  Thank CavJorge
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Great location. We decided to give a relatively touristy restaurant a go for a quick lunch before the sites.. we were very disappointed! I ordered the Brazilian steak which was a very large serving and quite tasty and my partner ordered an omelette. The waiter...More

1  Thank Ben A
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This is the worst place I have ever eaten. The food is way overpriced for the quality. And never touch the beard and cheese they serve you when you sit down, once you touch it they will make you pay for it. I ordered the...More

1  Thank Thea M
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Somewhat pricy but in a great location, with a nice menu and friendly service. We only had drinks, but it was an appreciated stop!

Thank HannaBragberg
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Dom Pedro IV 24, Lisbon 1100-200, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighborhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 346 0579
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