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Pavilhao Chines

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Neighborhood:
Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
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Rua Dom Pedro V 89-91, Lisbon 1250-093, Portugal
+351 21 342 4729
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6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sat - Thu 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Athens, Greece
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very interesting and atmospheric place! A collectors dream from chinoiseries to tin soldiers and GI Joes!! The place is quite big with adjoining rooms all with different themes on the walls. At the heart of it is a beautiful and very cosy bar, manned by knowledgeable and very competent barmen (a rarity in today's world)!! A must, if you are... More 

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Thank Bkspil
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

this place is great...so bizzare but a real find. will let you be the judge when you try it yourself. A must visit if in Lisbon.

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Thank Vinthewin
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool little weird and kitschy bar. Highly recommend based on decor- and it's a great area of town so good place to stop in.

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Thank Vladimir S
ashford
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the exterior, narrow frontage I expected an old fashioned and cozy bar. Instead I got several salons with wall cabinets filled with quirky and downright strange figurines and china. A mini Hitler hanging from a lamppost, next to Stalin and Churchill? The waiters are formally attired in blue outfits but the service consists of handing out an inch thick... More 

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Thank minibreaker1
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bar itself is well worth a visit to walk around and take in the fascinating collections the owner has amassed over the years.We were a little early in the evening so there were only a few customers but I'd imagine the atmosphere gets very lively. The staff however-especially the older bar staff-were unfriendly and this affected the experience. Not... More 

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Thank Lisa M
Guildford, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting bar full of weird and wonderful items. Very touristy but you must stop just for one drink. It has to be seen to be believed. Reasonably price.

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Thank AprilCWhite
London, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2017

We stopped here on the way back to the hotel and were here just as it opened. You could spend hours looking at all the individual items in the place. The bar itself almost seems like a grand old hotels bar, only surrounded by quirkiness. We had cocktails which were wonderfully made, but they were comparable to London pricing. I... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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400 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Cocktails, snacks and beer plus the most amazing selection of toys and miscellaneous paraphernalia most will have seen in one place. Unique is one word

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Washington DC
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2017

I'd actually hate this to become a touristy venue full of trip advisors but hey, this is an amazing bar. An old building, a maze of 'salons', liveried waiters, floor to ceiling and beyond covered is cases of eclectica, 2 pool tables, a smoking room and a generous glass of very decent red for Eur 4. And no TVs showing... More 

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Thank Lazarus M
Manhay, Belgium
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122 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

This place is so cosy and amazing You could stay hours looking at all these objects collected since ages I definitely recommend this unique pub

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Pedro V 89-91, Lisbon 1250-093, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Neighborhood: Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Phone Number: +351 21 342 4729

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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops, restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or the fresh grilled fish, at Príncipe do Calhariz, and later explore the dozens of streets full of bars and clubs! Whether you're visiting for a day or a whole week, make sure you visit Bairro Alto and its surroundings.
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