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Chapito a Mesa

Costa do Castelo 7, Lisbon 1100-176, Portugal
+351 21 887 5077
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“salad” (30 reviews)
“lamb” (9 reviews)
“tapas” (18 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Grill, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Costa do Castelo 7, Lisbon 1100-176, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I could agree with the review of Kurtis Blow: The view is impregnable and worth a little more money (do get a table by a window). My experience of the food was at first one of: "Wow! Look at that lovely anchovie and smoked fish...More

Thank wanderfrog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has gotten my heart while I visited Lisbon. I went twice during my stay, and I can highly recommend it. You need to book a table on the upper restaurant, where the menu is way better and where the view will take your...More

1  Thank GuiMaz
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your feedback about your visit to our restaurant. Your opinion is very important to us and these are the positive comments that motivate our team every day to go above and beyond to provide you an unforgettable experience!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Does not look like much from the outside. You need to pass through a small shop then down some stairs before the restaurant opens out with its stunning views over the city. The views are great and possibly worth the visit alone. But we also...More

Thank JN65
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your feedback about your visit to our restaurant. Your opinion is very important to us and these are the positive comments that motivate our team every day to go above and beyond to provide you an unforgettable experience!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, the restaurant was only 50m from our apartment, so we were off to a good start straightaway. You enter through the shop and descend the steps to what feels like a magical place (I’m a sucker for lights in trees). We could...More

Thank Pino_Doherty
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your feedback about your visit to our restaurant. Your opinion is very important to us and these are the positive comments that motivate our team every day to go above and beyond to provide you an unforgettable experience!...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The view from our table in the upper level restaurant was spectacular (we went at night). Staff was friendly. Food and drinks were ok. Go for the ambiance.More

Thank NE-WI-Traveler
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your feedback about your visit to our restaurant. Your opinion is very important to us and these are the positive comments that motivate our team every day to go above and beyond to provide you an unforgettable experience!...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

What a deception !!! The only thing that was worth it was the view. I would advise you to go there for a drink in the afternoon. But for you own satisfaction never order food here. It s overexpensive for absolutely no reason. In fact...More

Thank KurtisBlow
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, We thank you for your comment. We are truly sorry that your experience in our restaurant have not been the best. However, we will take into consideration your critics, directing them to our internal department and management, and we can ensure you that...More

Reviewed October 29, 2017

The most expensive meal we had in Portugal, 200 euros for four for food and wine which was pretty nice but didn't quite justify the price tag. The service was erratic as well - all over us at one point and then disappeared for an...More

Thank Deborah A
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Dear Customer, We thank you for your comment. We are sorry that your experience in our restaurant have not been the best. However, we will take into consideration your critics about our prices and service, directing them to our internal department and management, and we...More

Reviewed October 26, 2017

We stopped for a late light dinner after visiting the castle in the evening. Therefore we did not get to enjoy the view that attracts many to Chapito a Mesa. It is a different kind of place, with a mix of seating and an environment...More

Thank fradkg
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Dear Customer, We thank you for your comment. We are truly sorry that your experience in our restaurant have not been the best. However, we will take into consideration your critics about slow service, directing them to our internal department and management, and we can...More

Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Cant fault the location. Great views and a marvellous rest stop on the way up to the castle, but the food was disappointing. If tinned sardines on toast is your thing, then this is the place for you.More

Thank Caroline L
Miguel A, The team – Chapitô à Mesa at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Customer, We thank you for your comment. We are truly sorry that your experience in our restaurant have not been the best. However, we will take into consideration your critics, directing them to our internal department and management, and we can ensure you that...More

Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Booked this restaurant via email as wanted to go here after reading reviews about location, views and good food choices. I changed the original time of the booking to later slot as we were sightseeing. On arrival there were two people waiting before us for...More

Thank leeson45
Miguel A, Gerente de recepção at Chapito a Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your feedback about your visit to our restaurant. Your opinion is very important to us and these are the positive comments that motivate our team every day to go above and beyond to provide you an unforgettable experience!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$18 - $41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa do Castelo 7, Lisbon 1100-176, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighborhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 887 5077
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Description
Located right bellow the walls of Sao Jorge Castle, Chapito offers the visitor a dazzling sight over the city and the river. Chapito is non-profit and non-governmental organization for development, promoting social inclusion and professional training of youngsters, through the performing arts. Chapito practices a social economy financially supported by the production, creation and direction of shows/events, along with the income of public places such as our partner the restaurant Chapito a Mesa. There, you will enjoy the specialties of Chef Bertilio, a reference of the contemporary Portuguese cuisine. The environment is unique, combining three different Portuguese concepts in a single space. You may then choose to eat indoors or outdoors, on the belvedere area or the terrace, regarded as one of the fourteen best in the world, and referenced by different international tourist agencies. Restaurant Chapito a Mesa Restaurant, Grill, Tapas, covered terrace and belvedere
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