A Travessa

Cuisine: Belgian, European, Portuguese

Price Range: $$

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A former 17th-century convent provides the backdrop for one of the most romantic dining venues in Lisbon. With outside tables set within the cloisters and those inside arranged in and around an...  Read More


  • Romantic Dining: "Reservations are essential, and parking is difficult so it's best to arrange a taxi."
  • Fine Dining: "The Convento das Bernardes is also the location of the Museu da Marioneta (Puppet Museum), one of Lisbon's quirkiest visitor attractions."
  • Best for Romantic Dining Because: Housed in the former Convento das Barnardes do Mocambo, which was founded in 1653, A Travessa matches its historical allure with a refined and inventive menu.
  • Best for Fine Dining Because: The savoring of traditional Portuguese cooking imbued with contemporary northern European flourishes is lifted by A Travessa's beautiful location.

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