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Frangasqueira Nacional

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#245 of 4,576 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$7 - $17
CUISINES
Barbecue, European, Portuguese, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews ribs grilled chicken homemade chips piri piri frango take away basmati rice nearby park amazing chicken great bbq takeaway place spicy sauce take out tiny place side dishes hole in the wall great little place
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We went here because we heard rave reviews about the chicken. An hour and 40 minutes was a LONG wait, but the food was just as good as we were hoping for. We got chicken, turkey skewers, chips, and rice... all of it was absolutely...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank purple_inferno
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, the chicken, ribs, rice and crisps that we had were very tasty. So, there was no fault in the actual food. However, we had to wait nearly 2 hours inside a small kitchen like restaurant, in a hot day. So the experience...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank SGuru_1986
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unreal chickkkeeeennnnnn. Could have easily gone back every night we had in Lisbon. The wait can be long, but worth it.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank thomasdG5699IZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a bad experience during a "tentative" Sunday lunch, which can be described as read in other negative reviews found in this topic. I also met the very rude cook/waitress/cashier (a single lady performing all these roles) and noticed the explicit preference for "local"...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 635carloss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, this is without doubt the best food my partner and I have potentially ever had. The chicken is juicy and tastes PHENOMENAL. We got it with the tomato and onion salad and also the garlic rice sides which are to die for....More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank Tunkins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Frangasqueira Nacional full of hope that we would get to experience Lisbon’s famous piri-piri chicken. Unfortunately what we got was a VERY disgruntled person working there who might be the rudest person I’ve ever encountered at a restaurant. We got there around...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank JGhere13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the wait for food and seating (take away is an option however). Tasty sauces and the spicy option is recommended to try at least once! Friendly service though you will be put to rights if you dawdle! 😆 And definitely value for money.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank GarethAlwyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great piri piri chicken and garlic rise. It worth's the over an hour waiting. It's difficult to find a table so for take away is a must in Lisbon!!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank F177BR_
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food for take away! We went around 6 pm and were fortunate enough get our mean in under 30 min compared to other who had to wait for 60 min. The chicken was excellent, cheap for the quality. Rice was out this world, with...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 5ContinentTraveler
Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

It’s the best grilled ribs, Piri Piri chicken, sausages and garlic rice ever!!! It’s strongly recommended. The owner and staff who are super nice and friendly!! We love this place so much! Definitely we will come back again!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank tez0922
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seygrosser
October 9, 2018|
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Response from Rosher_9 | Reviewed this property |
Yes plastic utensils supplied and park nearby. Also some limited stool seating 😋
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graciesmum8
March 12, 2018|
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Response from richardwilliamdml | Reviewed this property |
Dunno if this is relevant or not for the sake of other readers.. The soup and olives were given free at that time, dunno really if its free maybe some sort of complements or being hospitable of them anyhow, that piri piri... More
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Fiona_tb
September 1, 2017|
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Response from Frangasqueira | Property representative |
Hi, Fiona, We are sorry... we change our location and trip advisor doesn't`t allow to informe we were closed. Thank you. Best Regards Francisco
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