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Canto da Vila

Largo do Limoeiro 2 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-307, Portugal
+351 21 886 4081
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“carrot cake” (10 reviews)
“saltimbocca” (7 reviews)
“spicy prawns” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Largo do Limoeiro 2 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-307, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect meal with low price Highly recommend No rest between lunch and dinner Suitable for tourists And good location Homemade food: )

Thank wenhueih2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and 2 friends ate dinner at Canto da Vila. We shared a few dishes - bruschetta, marinated prawns, selection of cheeses, fried goats cheese, olives and bread and it was all really delicious, particularly the prawns! The olives were really tasty and the cheese...More

Thank elld88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely spot on the climb up the hill to the castle with great food and wines. Highly recommend the meal of the day, complete with appetizers, main, dessert, and drink. :)

Thank GirlinHamburg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The chicken was soft, it made me happy by itself! Also the salmon pasta were really good too but most important: the service was excellent!! Our waiter was so attentive and nice, always had a smile on his face and whoever is going crazy about...More

Thank Felix R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sat down with my family and the young waiter was hospitable. Told us exactly the prices of wine and water as we were unsure if we would dine. Got the check after looking at menu and was told 9 euros for two small bottles of...More

Thank Ozzie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is tucked into a corner on the hills of Lisbon. Give time to walk around the neighborhood before or after dinner (or both!). It has indoor and outdoor seating, definitely try to be outside for the atmosphere. The staff is friendly and attentive....More

Thank LabsTimesTwo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this place for lunch and desert was amazing the carrot cake is a must when your in Lisbon.

Thank Cjwagner79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A treat. Really enjoyed. Not many tables but worth the wait. Three days in Lisbon and best meal of the trip.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The atmosphere in this small street is nice, so we sat down for diner at Canto da Vila. The excellent reviews are highly overrated. It seems the whole family is running this restaurant. As we sat down it was still early for Portugese understanding and...More

Thank rob30berg2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both the delicious food and the "welcome to our family" service make this a top choice in Lisbon. Let wait staff guide you to an entree and wine selection that will make for smiles all around. Entrees large enough to share.

Thank nyconvaca
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Limoeiro 2 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-307, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighborhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 886 4081
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