Eat Lisbon

EAT & DRINK

Lisbon is truly one of the food capitals of the world! You have to see it to believe it. Custard tarts, Salt Cod, and Piri Piri Chicken like you've never seen before. 
 

Traditional Portuguese


A Casa do Bacalhau (€€)
Portugal is known for having dozens of ways of cooking codfish and A Casa do Bacalhau is ready to prove that right. If you want a codfish overdose, this is the place to visit! You can find the most traditional dishes like à Brás ou Gomes de Sá or try more modern dishes where codfish is still the star.

Zé da Mouraria (€€)
Hidden in the former Moorish quarter Mouraria, Zé da Mouraria is the typical Portuguese restaurant: amazing wine and big portions. Perfect for sharing and trying typical dishes in a truly Portuguese space, this is definitely a must go. You must try the oven cooked codfish and chocos.

Ramiro (€€€)
If you are looking for superb fresh seafood at a good price, CervejariaRamiro‘ is the place to be! With a loud and exciting atmosphere, you will find tables full of locals and a menu filled with delicious Portuguese tapas and beers. 

Guilty by Olivier (€€€)
With a modern and very bold space, Guilty by Olivier is a meeting point with a good vibe and a gastronomic offer rich in intense palates in the centre of Lisbon. Perfect for business lunches, delicious for a family dinner. Don’t miss the crazy nights at the terrace to the rhythm of their resident DJ.

Solar dos Presuntos (€€€€)
If you want to explore the delicious Portuguese cuisine and you are not on a budget, Solar dos Presuntos is definitely your best option. Bringing the Minhota tradition to your table, you will be able to experience the true Portuguese experience in a restaurant with more than 40 years of history and excellence. If you are lucky (and famous), you might even have your photo eternalized on its walls next to many Portuguese and international celebrities. 

 

Asian

 

Chutnify (€€€)
A vibrant, inviting space where people can enjoy authentic Indian food. You will find delicious South Indian dishes like crispy and light dosas, our speciality, filled with an array of curries and stews, like classic masala potatoes. For those who want to try a bit of everything, the dazzling thalis offer a mixed platter of tastes and smells.

Boa Bao (€€€)
Enjoy authentic recipes, prepared to respect local traditions with original ingredients by experienced chefs  Get ready for a trip through China, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Taiwan, Singapore, Korea, Japan, Philippines and even India, in a beautiful setting inspired by the Asian Saigon markets of the 1920s.

Casa Nepalesa (€€€)
Vision, texture, aroma and a natural flavour, the restaurant "Casa Nepalese" offers an extraordinarily wide range of senses which will develop when tasting our varied recipes made through rigorous and meticulously genuine techniques, providing you with a taste and smell that represents the real essence of our culinary secret.We believe in the extreme quality of our products, bringing to your plate, unique sensations based on the best of what nature offers. 

na extrema qualidade dos nossos produtos, trazendo para o seu prato, sensações únicas baseadas no que de melhor a natureza

Yakuza First Floor (€€€€)
Set on the first floor of the former Real Fábrica das Sedas, Yakuza First Floor has a wonderful Japanese garden, a space with a sophisticated and oriental decoration, where there is a counter that surrounds the sushi bar. Yakuza is the restaurant for discerning eastern lovers who expect a special ambience and impeccable exotic flavours, featuring unique creations that amaze you with the best East and West fusion has to offer.

Tascantiga - Sintra (€€)

For the lovers of tapas, Tascantiga serves the best of the Portuguese cuisine with a chef’s touch! In the lovely city of Sintra and with a privileged view of the Pena Palace, this traditional restaurant will give you an unforgettable gastronomic experience in a typical Portuguese environment.

Photo by Tascantiga Sintra in Sintra, Portugal. May be an image of fritter.

Monte Mar - Cascais (€€€)

Maybe the finest outdoor tables in the town of Cascais, right on top of the ocean, with a gorgeous view of the sea. With excellent service and a very diverse menu, this will be a meal to remember. If you love fish and seafood, you have to try the hake fillets with cockles rice and the fried sole with “açorda” bread soup. 

 

Brunch 

 

Fauna & Flora
One of the most instagrammable spots in Lisbon, Fauna & Flora is a big supporter of brinner (breakfast for dinner) therefore you can get the best breakfast options all day long. The spotlight goes to their delicious pancakes and their decoration.

Heim Cafe
Home in Ukrainian, Heim is a very trendy place in Lisbon which is known for its amazing brunch options and cosy atmosphere. With minimalist decoration and delicious food, this cafe in Santos will make you feel at home and not wanting to leave.

Nicolau
Nicolau Lisboa Café offers everyday healthy and really delicious food within a relaxed environment. If you enjoy breakfast food at any time of the day, Nicolau has an amazing brunch menu that is always available, along with the best smoothies, salads and pancakes in the city. 

Manteigaria
The small but bustling Manteigaria store offers the best pastéis de nata in town. The artisanal production is the secret of these tarts’ success and the result is a crispy, crunchy case and a creamy filling with just the right amount of sugar sending them up to the top spot among places in Lisbon for pastéis de nata.