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Restaurante A Palmeira - CLOSED

Rua do Crucifixo 69, Lisbon 1100-182, Portugal
+351 21 342 8372
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good53%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Feb 7, 2016
“Closed on Dec 23 2015”
Oct 26, 2015
“Great food for great price”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Portuguese
Rua do Crucifixo 69, Lisbon 1100-182, Portugal
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Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

I had the opportunity to visit this restaurant on its last day before closing down. Another ex-libris of Lisbon closing its doors... This restaurant served typical portuguese food in a nice atmosphere since 1955(!) Apparently the municipal governing body sold the building to an investor...More

4  Thank Ritz20
Reviewed October 26, 2015

A Palmeira is a small, cosy restaurant with simple, but great food, for very friendly prices. Very friendly service, in English or French.

Thank Cvdkb
Reviewed March 2, 2015

We chose this from the LP guide book and were really impressed. Daily menu of fresh dishes. The waiter offered to translate the menu. Soup of the day just €1.20!! About 6 fishes and 6 meat dishes to chose from each €6-9. Closes about 3pm...More

Thank Cpoulter
Reviewed February 2, 2015

My host recommended me this restaurant and I really enjoy it! The waiter explained the menu in English and recommended the portuguese style seafood paela.

1  Thank miucciasui
Reviewed December 17, 2014

I have been in this restaurant several times for lunch and if you appreciate food different from the ordinary touristical food you get everywhere this is the place to visit. You get a nice lunch incl. wine and coffee for less than 10 euros per...More

Thank PortimaoJensen
Reviewed October 28, 2014

We weren't sure about this place because nothing on the menu was in English, but our server was fantastic and spent time explaining the entire menu with us. Talk about real, authentic Portuguese food at inexpensive prices! If you're willing to be a bit more...More

Thank Danelle D
Reviewed October 17, 2014

worth coming off the main street for. Delicious pork casserole - 8 euro and wine was ridiculously cheap - I think about 4 euro for a carafe and tasted good!! So lunch for 2 was about 20 euro. Not at all touristy and all locals...More

Thank karenlovestravellin
Reviewed October 12, 2014

I read about this restaurant in a travel guide and I wasn't disappointed. The food is good and simple, the restaurant is lovely and it is the kind of place where locals go so you get a real feel of Portugal. The prices are more...More

Thank Ruxandra F
Reviewed September 11, 2014

I´ve been visiting this restaurant since 1960, when I lived in Portugal. I left the country in -64, and I return every year to visit Lisbon. The food is as good now as it was then: Excellent! Tasty, you can feel it was cooked with...More

1  Thank watergeorg
Reviewed July 30, 2014

Do not be discouraged by the fact that the waiters do not speak a word of English. We got an absolutely stunning grilled salmon simply by gesticulation and speaking the few words of Portuguese we knew. :-)

Thank Selina H
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  • Address: Rua do Crucifixo 69, Lisbon 1100-182, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighborhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 342 8372
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