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“Best Caparinha's in Town”
Review of Bairro Alto

Bairro Alto
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Lisbon Pub Crawl
Ranked #11 of 422 things to do in Lisbon
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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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“Best Caparinha's in Town”
Reviewed November 21, 2012

A must for anyone on Holiday in Lisbon, in the summer it gets packer, and really gets going from about midnight. Btw the caparinha's are excellent.

Visited April 2012
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“Great for drinks, interesting music and meeting locals”
Reviewed November 21, 2012

We heard a great deal about the area but were not real impressed when we first arrived as it was very quiet. Then when we came out of our restaurant at 10 that night the pàrty was starting to pick up. Plan to get there after 10 if you want to experience a great selection of small bars, live local music and tasty food. We had the best time in this tiny neighborhood. It is full of friendly local party goers and we hope to come back before we leave Spain.

Visited November 2012
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“Great location to stay!”
Reviewed November 18, 2012

Bairro Alto is a great location to stay in Lisbon. It puts you within blocks of one of the best scenic overlooks, two of the funiculars, the tram that will take you to the castle and the Belem district... It is filled with small restaurants and bars (and they stay busy well into the night). If you don't like nightlife, avoid this place. I didn't go to any of the bars, but it is a part of town that I found to be safe late at night because there are always lots of people in the streets!

Many of the attractions, shopping etc are within walking distance, and the ones that aren't are served well by public transportation right in the neighborhood. I will definately stay in Bairro Alto next time I go to Lisbon!

Visited August 2012
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Fort Worth, Texas
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“Exciting nightlife”
Reviewed November 10, 2012

There are lots of bars, some smart shops and cafes, shops and street performers. Very entertaining. And you can ride the elevator for the experience, but it's a bit touristy and a long wait.

Visited November 2012
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed November 8, 2012

It's a great place if you like to party a lot (by a lot I mean being surrounded by drunk men and women who are throwing-up and falling down) but if you like a more relaxed place I would suggest not going up their during the night... I do have to say that their are great clubs and bars, but it was too wild for my taste

Visited July 2012
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