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Rua dos Sapateiros 177, Lisbon 1100-577, Portugal
+351 21 342 7425
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood rice” (61 reviews)
“arroz” (12 reviews)
“rices” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Rua dos Sapateiros 177, Lisbon 1100-577, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best seafood rice we had! The staff is not as bad as described. We got the beers and water quite fast after ordering. But it's true that you don't have to bother reading the menu. They serve only the seafood rice only. Worth 1...More

Thank Aisha0418
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading all the bad comments regarding long queue and rude service we are well prepared. We had asked our hotel to book a table for lunch so we are smooth on that. Lunch is better than dinner time I guess as we didn't see...More

Thank Agnes L
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended Very good price Hidden Gem This hidden gem from Lisbon is one of the top recommendations for this city! Despite is a tiny place, and the service is not the best, my 5 score is based on the amazing seafood rice (arroz con...More

Thank jdpatino21
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The staff is horrible, disrispectful, rude...they treat customers really bad just because they think they serve something good when the rice was average.

Thank G_Madrid2013
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I would like to start saying the typical seafood rice that is famous at this place is really tasty and the price is quite decent, but Portugal in general is cheaper than Spain. Said that, the rest of the meal was horrible... Completely caos to...More

Thank Gabs L
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I was interested in this place based on the many reviews on the food, but sadly I did not get to try it. Stood in queue with several other people for about 45 minutes one evening only to be shouted that they were done for...More

Thank mle464
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

A small little family run place tucked into a side street in the centre of town. The seafood rice is the only thing you need to order and the only thing the old man will understand easily. This is not the place if you're looking...More

Thank nikhil t
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Despite the appearance of the restaurant and the service, this place has one of the best rices I have ever tried. Make sure you show up early as the last clients are welcomed around 9:30pm. Do not expect too much from the service, the waiters...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had heard about this restaurant and went there early one evening after walking for hours. It is a small restaurant, very crowded and with few tables, so we had to queue for quite a while before getting in. Fortunately there were only two Chinese...More

Thank cgernst
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Well, due to the service it DOES NOT deserve the 5*...but it was the/one of the best seafood rice's both my girlfriend and I have ever had, so I decided to rate the restaurant for the food only! For 12.50€ per person you have a...More

Thank Hyoga83
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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21 July 2017|
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Response from Agnes L | Reviewed this property |
I went on July 11 at 12:30 noon and is still open. No sign of closing. Not sure if they have closing period during summer.
9 December 2016|
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Response from Thiago Hernande... R | Reviewed this property |
no, there is a huge sign at front door, telling that isn't possible to pay with cards. any information different from that isn't correct. I visited the restaurant three times, during last December.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:15
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19:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:15
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19:00 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Sapateiros 177, Lisbon 1100-577, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 342 7425
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