David da Buraca

Cuisine: European, Portuguese

Price: $$

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Group Friendly: A spacious and rustically decorated dining room provides ample seating for large private gatherings and tour groups at this traditional, family-run restaurant. Long tables can seat up to ten people,...  Read More
Homestyle: Characterising the menu at this family-run Portuguese restaurant is authentic homestyle cooking of the highest order. Working from recipes handed down from generation to generation, an enthusiastic...  Read More
Family Friendly: One of the best-kept culinary secrets in town, this superb restaurant is deliberately kept under the tourist radar by its canny proprietor but even he can't quell the glowing reviews from legions of...  Read More
Restaurants near Estádio da Luz: Established in 1967, this family-run restaurant is one of Lisbon's great culinary surprises. Nestling among a warren of back streets not far from Benfica railway station, David da Buraca started life...  Read More

  • Group Friendly: "Ask one of the waiters to show you upstairs. The huge salon's decor has changed little in 50 years and is reserved for private parties, weddings and other celebrations."
  • Homestyle: "David da Buraca's signature dish is the hot stone steak, naco na pedra. Try it with a fruity red wine from the Alentejo."
  • Family Friendly: "To get here take the train from Rossio railway station to Benfica and then hail a cab to the restaurant."
  • Restaurants near Estádio da Luz: "Try the naco na pedra, a thunderous and succulent steak served on piping-hot stone."
  • Best for Group Friendly Because: Located well out of town and a local haunt, David da Buraca is worth seeking out for the authentic atmosphere and delicious Portuguese fare.
  • Best for Homestyle Because: Serving tasty authentic Portuguese cuisine since 1967, this family-run restaurant positively buzzes with local flavour.
  • Best for Family Friendly Because: Dining here is to indulge in one of the most authentic dining experiences in Lisbon, where most of the clients are salt-of-the-earth locals.
  • Best for Restaurants near Estádio da Luz Because: Eating at David da Buraca is to experience delicious homestyle Portuguese cooking in totally authentic surroundings.

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