York House – A Confraria

LAPA. This elegant restaurant is located in the historic York House Hotel, which was a monastery in the 17th century. Diners can enjoy the diverse menu and a glass of wine while sitting inside or outside on the beautiful terrace. Chef Eugenia...  Read More


BELÉM. This exquisite restaurant, a favorite of the former president of the Republic, is one of the finest in Lisbon. The imaginative gourmet menu offers dishes inspired by Paris and Portugal. Recommended choices include the crab soup or the...  Read More

This romantic retreat situated on a hillside in a quiet Graca backstreet affords breathtaking panoramic views of Castelo de Sao Jorge, the distant Basilica da Estrela and a silvery smooth River Tagus. An interior mirrored wall reflects the...  Read More


RATO. This popular restaurant draws quite a diverse crowd. Located opposite Parliament, the convenient location attracts many politicians, soccer stars, and TV personalities. This intriguing clientele has in turn created a favorite hot spot for...  Read More

Adega Tia Matilde

CAMPO PEQUENO. This restaurant has certainly grown since 1926 when it first opened as a bar. Though it now seats 130 people, the establishment has maintained a comfortable atmosphere. The variety of Portuguese cuisine on the menu attracts a...  Read More

The whacky décor in this snug, cheap 'n' cheerful eatery reflects the restaurant's name – Bota Alta means "High Boot" in English, and this particular style of footwear treads all over customers as the subject of numerous prints, drawing and...  Read More

Airport - Lis

CAMPO PEQUENO. Though the food here is excellent, the wine list is exceptional! Wines offered include an extensive list of Portuguese wines. Menu selections provide a variety of simple dishes such as Marrare steak (a tribute to an Italian man...  Read More

Tasquinha d'Adelaine

CAMPO DE OURIQUE. Hidden on a side street in Campo de Ourique, this tiny restaurant provides delicious meals in a cozy atmosphere. Diners who venture in to this establishment share the dining room with the ovens in which their meals are cooked....  Read More

Airport - Lis

BAIXA. This restaurant has been a favorite since it first opened in 1958. Menu selections offer a blend of Portuguese and Galician dishes. Suggested meals include the special rice with seafood (Arroa Especial de Marico) and the swordfish steak....  Read More


Nestled in the Alfama district, this typical and inviting restaurant offers a menu of traditional Portuguese regional cuisine. The wood paneling and wagon-wheel chandeliers create a relaxing, rustic atmosphere. Guitars and photographs of fado...  Read More