A Cevicheria - want to go but they take no reservations - is there a wait for Tuesday Evening end-of-January and what are good alternatives?

by Kalenden 3 months ago

My companion and I'd like to go to A Cevicheria - want to go but they take no reservations - is there a wait for Tuesday Evening end-of-January and, if so, what are good alternatives?

Lisbon 4-5 day foodie itinerary for innovative/fine-dining/unique/exotic end-of-January/start-February

by Kalenden 3 months ago

My companion and I are major foodies and enjoy active city trips with a big gastronomic part. Commonly, we walk around the city the whole day and go for a nice (fine-)dining experience in the even...

Looking for good Portuguese food in Lisbon and Porto

by ioana503 4 months ago

We are a couple travelling to Portugal for New Year's and have a couple more general questions. First of all, some context: We'll be in Lisbon for about 3 days and in Porto for about 2.5 days....

New Year's in Lisbon

by ioana503 4 months ago

We will be spending the New Year's Even in Lisbon this year and we aren't sure yet about what would be most interesting that night. Any ideas are welcomed: restaurants, public events, private event...

Help! How to avoid tourist trap Restaurants Lisbon?

by scanmike 5 months ago

First off I need to apologize upfront that I usually do my research way ahead of time. Family issues (taking care of 96 year old mom) has caused me to book the trip without doing research. I litera...

Eating as Lisbon locals do

by morninglemon 1 year ago

Planning a 4-5 day itinerary for Lisbon in late April, staying in Chiado. My request is a little different from the recent Lisbon restaurant requests: I'm looking for less of a fine dining experi...

Portugal trip debrief

by NY350GT 6 months ago

Given there is a dearth of resources on restaurants in Portugal (esp those outside of Lisbon) figured I'd publish a writeup I did on the back of our recent 10-day trip. Proximity notes reference ho...

Octopus and Fado in Lisbon

by GH1618 7 months ago

In Lisbon recently, I was walking around taking in the sights and wondering where to get some local seafood for dinner that wasn’t too touristy, when I came upon a sign for “baked octopus” outside ...

Lisbon Trip Report--March 2018

by clcorbi 11 months ago

Hi all! I spent three days in Lisbon earlier this month. Here's where I ate: Day 1: Breakfast at Chiaddo Cafe--I ordered a pastei de carne and an egg tart. The egg tart was surprisingly good, ...

Lard-free Pasteis de Nata in Portugal?

by frencheetoast 11 months ago

I'm visiting Portugal in September. The itinerary is not yet finalized, but I know that I will see Lisbon and Porto on the mainland. I really want to try a true Portuguese pastel de nata, but I hea...

3 days in Lisboa

by MOREKASHA 9 months ago

Just got back from 3 days, 6 meals in Lisbon. Sadly there's a scarcity of info on Lison on CH. Hope this helps. FIrst meal was lunch @ Ultimo Porto (the last port). A fish restaurant in the port ab...

Portugal Short Trip - Dining Experiences - April 2018

by karasu 11 months ago

Just got back from a week long trip to Portugal and managed to experience some of the most discussed restaurants in the area. I got a lot of helpful suggestions on this forum - thanks a lot! We ...

Lisbon spots

by jangita 11 months ago

I am in Lisbon now, with my husband. Last night we went to the Time Out Market. What a zoo! But a fun zoo. I went with the stall of Marlene Viera one of the many local chefs represented. I had...

Dining itineraries in Lisbon - Looking for another 1-2 restaurants

by karasu 1 year ago

First, thanks a lot for the useful information and I have read and learned a lot from the discussions here. We are flying from nyc and will be staying in Lisbon for 5 days in April. This will be ou...

Martinis in Lisbon?

by kathrynanne 1 year ago

I have heard there are a lot of great gin places in Lisbon. If I were looking to find a restaurant that serves a classic dry martini and good food where should I go? Staying close to chiado so woul...

Restaurant for New Year's Eve

by kyoko 1 year ago

Hello, We are tourists, 40's. Looking for a restaurant for two people on the New Year's Eve. Our hotel is in Baixa area. Walk distance is preferred. If we can enjoy Fado, it would be wonderful b...

Ultimo Porto - Lisbon

by Tehama 1 year ago

*****Amazing! Lunch with our guide for the day. Not a tourist in sight. Lunch only. By far, the best food in Lisbon! Later, after lunch, our guide advised one of Portugal's most famous pop s...

Clube Fado - Lisbon

by Tehama 1 year ago

Y'all. It was nearly 300 Euro for 4 people (including wine), and not even close to being worth it. Food was average and totally unforgettable. Atmosphere and the Fado singers were terrific, bu...

Café da Villa - Sintra

by Tehama 1 year ago

Verbatim of quick email I sent myself from lunch a couple of weeks ago (**not** of a high journalistic quality!): City center of Sintra. Café da Villa. Skip. Cod dish tasted like fish French ...

Lisbon - dinner on Christmas

by deaddog 1 year ago

We will be in Lisbon on Dec 25 to celebrate my wife's birthday - and I'm facing the traditional hassle of finding a great restaurant for dinner on Christmas. I've been surfing the web like cra...