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Restaurante Piri Piri

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Rua Arco do Marques Alegrete 9, Lisbon, Portugal
+351 218868711
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Very misleading restaurant: they claim high scores on Tripadvisor, but in reality it is terrible food AND bad service restaurant! Don't go there!

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Thank Bandi K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

We went in around 4pm, the place was empty. We had salmon, some steak, each with a glass of fresh orange juice. All of it was simple but delicious.

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Thank Jimmy T
liverpool
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83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

If you come out of the hotel & turn left then right,the Piri Piri is just passed the corner. The food was good & well priced. It is a family run eaterie which attracts locals as well as visitors. Good service. You will be offered a tray of cheeses & spreads which you may eat or not, so you pay... More 

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Thank paulo66
Camberley, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

This is not posh dining, it's a simple local restaurant with prices to match. Service was fine, the food plain but well cooked. Yes there were street vendors wandering in, but that's typical for this sort of place.

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

If you look the outside you think that could be a family Portuguese restaurant that serves simple but nice food, that's why we went there. Mistake, we ordered the worst soup that we have in our 9 days in Portugal and the chicken was raw. If a restaurant doesn't know how to cook grilled chicken, you cannot trust in the... More 

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Thank Valle E
Madrid, Spain
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

By far this restaurant serves some of the worst food in the town. Ordered a grilled chicken and when it arrived it was raw (I mean really RAW not just undercooked). The chicken was served with some horrible rice and slice of tomato - at least I think it was a tomato.

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Thank Maciej J
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

We were there on 28 Dec 2015 Night. Food is cheap compared to other Restaurants but dodgy atmoshere. Be Cautious when dining ,as Street Vendors are allowed to come in to the restaurant & sell the stuff and Pickpocketers are also allowed to dinning. If you hang your Jacket on the chair be careful who sits next to you Pickpocketrs... More 

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Thank manil30
Warsaw, Poland
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

The food was good, the staff was very friendly and chatty - we spend a good time talking about EURO 2016 group stage draw ;)

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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223 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Enjoyed a very relaxed and unhurried evening meal here, accompanied by a very quaffable Vino Verde. The Rabbit was very tasty and Pork was succulent and flavoursome. Very much a local family restaurant that was comfortable, reasonably priced and with friendly service; the menu was also available in English.

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97 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

The restaurant is a typical portuguese style restaurant not far from major tourist attraction. The food is quite good and prices are moderate. I tried their turkey chunks (peru) prepared in a mushroom sauce (congumelo) served with rice and fries. It was very well done. other members of the party ordered the plate of the day, fried fish which they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Arco do Marques Alegrete 9, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighborhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 218868711

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores

Neighborhood Profile
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 imponent Praça do Comércio and its Arch, the luxury shops along the Avenida da Liberdade, this is the beating heart of the city center. The Baixa also grants easy access to trains leading to Sintra, the trams that go around the Castle hill, old neighborhoods or even take you to Belém, and Lisbon's traditional restaurants and cafes. Considering a visit to the Fashion and Design Museum (free entrance) and don't forget to try the famous liquor, "ginjinha"!