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Cafe Lisboa

) #46 of 82 Restaurants in Pietermaritzburg $$ - $$$, Portuguese, European
44 Foxon Road, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
+27 33 346 1234
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
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Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
44 Foxon Road, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
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Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Once again an awesome visit, great time with friends, excellent food, service and an afternoon evening well spent.

Thank CraigEdmondson
Reviewed March 9, 2017

The food here is the best ever, cooked fresh when you order. Venu is in a good spot and the service is fantastic. The prawn curry is the best I have had anywhere

Thank Jimmy H
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch there. Rissoles were nice. Rest was ok calde verde was ok. My seafood salad was terrible. Fresh clams were lovely the rest was tinned, shrimps, mussels and worst ever crab meat!!!!! Was swimming in aweful sauce. Was dreadful. Has potential but did...More

Thank Mespey
Reviewed November 9, 2016

I have often seen the restaurant as it is in the shopping centre where we do our grocery shopping. Eventually got there and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. It has a family atmosphere & a good place to eat despite additions being done to the Centre...More

Thank BeardedwonderKzn
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Once again and excellent few meals and times had, on my latest trip to PMB. Just tell Miguel to make u something special and he will oblige............

1  Thank CraigEdmondson
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Visited Lisboa Cafe yesterday evening. The waiter, Josh, made us feel at home and was one of the best waiters we have experienced. We order the crumbled mushrooms which was average at best. My wife had lemon chicken as main which she enjoyed. I had...More

Thank andrec62
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Since moving down from Foxon Road to Pick n Pay centre this family run business has boomed. The owner, Miguel and his wife greet you warmly on arrival and ask if they can start my peri-peri chicken cause it takes a while. I am known...More

1  Thank Warwick W
Reviewed May 15, 2016

This quaint little venue is a must stop even if it's just the regular plate of fish n chips!The cooking, done by the owner himself ,makes this a truly Portuguese culinary experience.Miguel is also the name behind the famous Miguel's Bakery ! Although the menu...More

2  Thank Pops H
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Honest fare at an honest price in a relaxed environment. A family restaurant deserving a good seven out of ten. For residents of Pietermaritzburg who enjoy dining out, it is - by way of a change - worthy of support.

1  Thank H3668ZJterrys
Reviewed February 11, 2016

Café Lisboa is one of our backstops when we have exhausted our favourites. Nothing at all against Café Lisboa but Portuguese food is simple and wholesome. We broke away from our usual meat fare to have linefish and a prawn curry in coconut milk. Delish....More

1  Thank cameronbrisbane57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Foxon Road, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Pietermaritzburg
  • Phone Number: +27 33 346 1234