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Afonso a Torres

Rua da Madalena 146, Lisbon 1100-323, Portugal
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  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bifana” (5 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
“mustard” (2 reviews)
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Rua da Madalena 146, Lisbon 1100-323, Portugal
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

The food was good and super cheap. This place is currently mostly used by the locals for lunch so it is only €2 for the burger.

Thank matthewgent1
Reviewed October 15, 2017

This is honestly one of the most authentic eateries you could visit in Lisbon. It is small, it is absolutely delicious (you do not need more than the bun and the meat, maybe some mustard) and it seems like it is full of locals. Absolutely...More

Thank John D
Reviewed May 3, 2017

This is a place that locals visit - you will be standing next to builders, tuk tuk drivers and office workers. We were taken here by Secret Tours of Lisbon and tried the bifana. Haven't tried any others but this was fabulous. Soft pork gently...More

Thank Alwaysmoving55
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The best bifana I've had by a country mile, can't wait to go back. Plus at 2 Euros, incredible value. This place is tiny so you will have to queue at busy times, but they keep things moving and the wait is worth it. This...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Very typical and class free place to enjoy simple and super tasty Portuguese typical food. We enjoyed this place twice and I would like to come back next time in Lisboa

Thank Pierre C
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Nothing but a hole in the wall with a stool or two and a counter to stand at. But absolutely awesome food, freshly prepared and delicious! Suggest you try the bifana, which is made with freshly pork that is simmered in a rich broth, loaded...More

Thank Ian O
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Title says it all. We are glas that we randomly went there for a quick snack and were surprised by how good it was. Also cheap and authentic. Perfect:)

Thank SebbaLing
Reviewed July 11, 2016

We wanted to eat a traditional Portuguese dish, and Afonso offered us a bifana. It was a great pork sandwich.

Thank Dávid W
Reviewed May 28, 2014

I usually don't eat pork meat, but this sure was one tasty pork sandwich. Great pork meat, tasy bread. Yes, I'll sure revisit next time when I'm around.

Thank Rudolf_Troost
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  • Address: Rua da Madalena 146, Lisbon 1100-323, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighborhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
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