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Restaurante Gambrinus

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#447 of 4,610 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Seafood, European, Portuguese
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Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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All reviews crepe suzette seafood lobster pie filet clams bread lamb prego rice potatoes bacalao traditional restaurant fine dining classic portuguese wine list service was impeccable lovely evening
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was excellent, very upscale dinning experience in an “traditional” Portuguese restaurant. We had shrimp cocktail and rice / shrimp. Very good.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank marmota2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old decor high prices and average food. Not a great combination. I felt like I was at a restaurant that catered to a 1950’s crowd with bright lights very formal service and food that was non inspiring. I had the seafood rice that was mostly...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jonToronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good, traditional restaurant with high level service and wonderful fish. In a very touristic area, Gambrinus still retains characteristic for genuine food. Good selection of wines and spirits, with old Porto over all.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank lucilla a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came in a group. Several of us were quite disappointed. I had shrimp cocktail. 2 cm thick "Thousand island" style dressing without taste covered 3-4 shrimps in the bottom of the bowl. Not worth eating. Main dish Bacalao which was the least tasty I ever...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank mariannekastrup2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was like stepping back in time to when service was done properly. Silver service waiting and superb quality food and drink. It did cost us €360 for three of us, but well worth the money. The staff gave impeccable service throughout and the food...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Sicros
Reviewed August 8, 2019

My family and I were looking for good restaurant in Lisbon and we found a great one called Restaurante Gambrinus after 5 days of asking and searching. You won't find anyone standing outside the restaurant trying to lure you in as in many of the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 623emi
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Ambience interesting and enjoyable Service good, attentive Wine from Douro, good and not expensive Food, very average Lamb overcooked Fish dry and chewy! Really Not worth the money , we know there is much better value on the avenue around the corner

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank davidanth0nyc
Reviewed July 9, 2019

I’d equate this to eating in the theatre district in Manhattan. Great food, snazzy dressed waiters with awesome personalities, and an enjoyable vibe. Our meals were excellent. My coffee experience was most memorable. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank BCandRiri
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

Very traditional and elegant interior. Good service and nice sea food . Grill seafood and sole we’re great. Little bit hidden and no outside seating , totally different from those in the same street. Food is just great and high quality.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank safoura-ari
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

This is soo traditional - and lovely for it. Stepping out of the heat, it’s like stepping back in time to a more refined era - the waiters, the tables, the at-table theatrical service and the star .... the fish dishes, are excellent & expertly...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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If you want to seat at the balcony you don't need a reservation (but in this case you need to arrive early)
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