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Santo Antonio de Alfama

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Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
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Beco Sao Miguel 7, Lisbon 1100-538, Portugal
+351218881328
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12:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Milan, Italy
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We reserved in person the day before for a large party of 2 families (4 adults with 5 children), specifically asking the waiter for a table outside on the porch, and when there for dinner they did not have available tables outside, saying we talked to a different employee not there at the moment and they had no notice of... More 

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Thank erreeff
Istanbul, Turkey
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is already tough to get a table at dinner, at least during the summer...but in all fairness, I understand why. It's a lovely spot, with a nice dining area indoors and an arbor-shaded patio for outdoor dining. The food - from the covers to dessert - was beautifully presented and delicious. Even more impressive, the wait staff - all... More 

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Lierna, Italy
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is mediocre, at best; french fries are better at McDonalds. Waiting time is long. But the worst is still to come: the quality to price ratio is very, very LOW. Do not come here.

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New York City, New York
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57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small restaurant in the Alfama with a terrace (and an inside dining room.) Hard to find but worth the climb. Friendly staff and wonderful grilled fish.

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New York City, New York
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quaint, charming, tucked-away restaurant with surprisingly good food. Very satisfying experience. Recommended.

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Thank Anony M
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

From the street it looks nice because of the shade - don't let it fool you. The waiters are grumpy, food overpriced and just awful. We had two different salads (Amalia's and Sophia) and couldn't decide which one was worse. We've been in Lisabon a couple of days and we've had great food experiences until this one. Don't go, you'll... More 

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New Jersey, USA
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351 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

I stumbled across this place while hungry, knowing nothing about it, but its setting under the grape arbor was so charming, and its interior so appealing, like its menu -- that I sat down for dinner. It was lovely. Very good service and very good food in a lovely ambiance. I was served bread, olives, and yummy fried potato skins.... More 

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Thank formershrink
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

The restaurant was pretty busy, so we thought we’d give it a whirl, I ordered cod and my wife ordered the Portuguese steak. Our food arrived within 5 minutes of being ordered, my cod was dry to the point of being inedible, and my wife’s steak was a non - descript colour that could have come from any animal. I... More 

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Thank Paul M
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

My husband chose this restaurant from reviews he had found here on Trip Advisor and also because it was located in our guide book. It took a bit of searching to find it on foot (as we walked everywhere in Lisbon), but the meal was so worth it! On the day we chose to go, there was a street festival... More 

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Thank RosciadiMontepulcian
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143 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We chose to visit this wonderful restaurant because it was close to the Amalfa viewpoint and is listed in Baediker (the German travel guide to Lisbon). We were lucky and arrived early and got a table in the courtyard – by the time we left all the courtyard tables and all those inside were occupied by happy diners. Three of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $50
Cuisine
European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beco Sao Miguel 7, Lisbon 1100-538, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighborhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351218881328

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Staying in Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria

Neighborhood Profile
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and, of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music. The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755 destroyed most of the city but the contiguous neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of Fado, where you'll discover the best "tascas," eat delicious fresh fish and drink great wines. Discover hidden viewpoints and ancient traces of other civilizational ruins in the heart of the Portuguese capital. These are centuries-old neighborhoods that will welcome you to the very best of old Lisbon culture.