We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mini Bar Teatro

Claimed

Ratings and reviews

Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Location and contact

About
Mini Bar is Jose Avillez's first gourmet bar. This place, located in Sao Luiz Theatre, has brightened up Chiado's evenings offering a new entertainment concept. OPENING HOURS: Monday to Sunday To have dinner: 19h00 - 01h00 To have a drink: 19h00 - 02h00
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
European
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Reviews (1,249)
Filter reviews
616 results
Traveler rating
489
75
26
14
12
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
489
75
26
14
12
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tasting menu shrimp ceviche foie gras mini burgers tataki tapas scones beef potatoes rice cod epic menu ferrero rocher el bulli jose avillez surprise menu molecular gastronomy
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 616 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a experience. Staff were brilliant in helping us to choose from the very different menu. Their recommendations were all amazing and made this one of my best birthday meals ever. Will definitely return to try the full tasting menu. Be prepared to have your...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank martindN6668LM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are only two restauarnts in the world where we have experienced such a fabulous tasting menu - The Pot Luck Club in Cape Town and here, Mini Bar Teatro in Lisbon. Other than absolutely fabulous there is little more that I can say......oh....can I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank brititurkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow London needs to lighten up and copy this concept fine dining at an amazing price and an even more amazingly relaxed atmosphere! This Lisbon restaurant deserves to be up there with the best the concept of their tasting menu is fun and delicious. It...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LindaSym1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Mini Bar based on recommendations from Portuguese colleagues. I was very excited to try this restaurant based on the plaudits of the renown José Avillez. The service was completely faultless, being extremely personable, but not overbearing. The place itself was also very intimate and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank jackwhu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Surprise by the nature of the place....very nice ambiance, with a wonderful persolalize service an a extraordinary food ....I will highly recomend the place

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank manuelwillson
Reviewed January 12, 2019

We had both the 'Now On' and the 'Epic' tasting menus. Overall the food was delicious. Despite sometimes a little gimmicky (e.g. one item looks like a 'ferrero rocher' confectionery, but is in fact foie gras) the overall score for their food would be a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Richard S
Reviewed January 4, 2019

The food is to die for...I would highly recommend this great place by chef jose. His teams are wonderful, the drinks are awesome.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AnuragA136
Reviewed December 24, 2018

Such a cool dinner, will never forget this! This was the second of Michelin Chef Jose Avillez's restaurants we went to during our trip. Definitely much more casual than Belcanto. Love the lounge vibe- perfect for a fun dinner. The creativity was mind blowing.... would...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pinklprd
Reviewed December 24, 2018

We visited this restaurant based on a recommendation by a collegae, and boy are we grateful. This gastrobar by Michelin Chef Jose Avillez, offers surprising combinations of tastes in small portions, beautifully decorated. If you can afford it take the menu epico with wine pairing....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AlexAnnemiek
Reviewed December 21, 2018

We came for dinner as a couple, based on a recommendation, and chose the tasting menu. This place takes the food very seriously and the waiter puts on a nice show, which is why it was very surprising that the food itself fell so unbelievably...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wavegf11
View more reviews
Nearby
Chiado & Carmo
The traditionally trendy "Chiado" (literally,
"squeak", the nickname of a 16th century poet) offers
plenty of cafes, restaurants and bars where you can
stop for a cafe or cocktail, after exploring its
streets, shops, art galleries, theaters, museums and
viewpoints. It's also the home to the statue of the
famous statue of portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa,
having is usual espresso at "A Brasileira" as he used
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 274 nearby hotels
Bairro Alto Hotel
1,416 reviews
.08 miles away
Martinhal Lisbon Chiado Family Suites
306 reviews
.08 miles away
Hotel Borges Chiado
1,308 reviews
.09 miles away
Corpo Santo Lisbon
810 reviews
.15 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,254 nearby restaurants
Belcanto
1,813 reviews
.05 miles away
The B Temple
612 reviews
.06 miles away
To.B To Burger or not to Burger
619 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,976 nearby attractions
Palacio Chiado
2,185 reviews
.04 miles away
Lisbon Metro
683 reviews
.07 miles away
Largo do Carmo
266 reviews
.08 miles away
Escultura de Fernando Pessoa
316 reviews
.08 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
risaby
August 19, 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from brownboynyc | Reviewed this property |
Can't remember. But email them. They're pretty responsive. Or ask ur hotel to?
1
Vote
susan t
January 19, 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from SareySue | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just seen this 🙈 you have to call the website number and wait til the main line booking answers... it can take a bit of perseverance!
0
Votes
Caroline-2-0-0-1-4
March 30, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from 258anab | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they serve seared tuna, and depending on the day, might serve another type of fish. I haven't specified whether their tuna was sustainably grown.
0
Votes
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing