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Cataplana & Companhia

#1,082 of 3,529 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence
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Rua Ferreira Borges 193A | Campo de Ourique, Lisbon 1350-131, Portugal
+351 21 386 5269
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Stay away of this place if you don't want to be scammed and have a bad food experience. I ate several cataplanas in my last visit to Portugal and I was so looking forward to repeat that experience since I am crazy about this dish. We have ordered a traditional cataplana with pork, shrimps and shellfish. The meat and seafood... More 

Thank Alfiya G
São Paulo, Brasil
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

For food lovers this place is a must go. And the cataplana (mixed sea food stew) is a must eat. Also all the starters are awsome like the risolis de camarao, amazing cheese spread, sardines and a lot more. The dishes are huge so go in a big group and order to share.

Thank igor_mansour
Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

When we arrived we got some olives and several kind of cheese on the table while waiting the main dish. Then we ordered Cataplana with cod, shrimps and clams... everyone shoud try that dish... we felt in love...

Thank Anchica21
Peaks Island, Maine
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Cataplana is a wonderful Portuguese dish that combines fresh ingredients with amazing flavors cooked in a unique two-sided flipover pan. We returned to this landmark restaurant with friends and enjoyed two distinct dinners: fish and pork with all the trimmings. And they were accompanied by wonderful Portuguese white wine.

Thank Christopher H
Lisboa, Portugal
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

A cozy restaurant with good service and food. Must try grilled fish. Real homemade Portuguese food. A must go in Campo de Ourique, not far from Amoreiras.

Thank vitorcunha
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Traditional food in a homely relaxed atmosphere. Go with room in your stomachs, as they are generous with their serving sizes. We ordered the monkfish with pasta which came with chilli sauce on the side which was incredible!! The fish was tender the flavours were fantastic and the service was excellent!! Would definitely go back.

Thank stree111
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

We found this restaurant with the good commend from TripAdvisor. We love cataplana because we had try it in Algarve last few years ago. We need to take a taxi for at least half an hour to go from the Hotel we stayed. It's absolutely no disappointed us. The cataplana here was fantastic!!! We had order their speciality Cataplana with... More 

Thank jennyching78
Pompano Beach, Florida
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Excellent meal in a. Local, neighborhood restaurant. The. Restaurant, at first glance was not impressive, but somehow, we could just tell the meals were going to be great. Our meals were seafood based, somewhat like paella, but served in large i think aluminum pots, with great broths. The menu was extensive and seemed to vary a bit by language. We... More 

Thank Richarda384
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015

Old but excellent service and the fish was very fresh. We ordered two kinds of Cataplana which was more than enough for group of five women. Really tasteful if you are into fish and shellfish.Nice atmosphere in an old traditional reastaurant.

Thank GudrunKristin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

Our waiter, whose name I unfortuately forget, was extremely personable and recommended our entire fare (since we are foreigners) . We ordered the fish (grouper and shrimp) cataplana and the meat one also...there were 4 of us total. The grouper was tender yet full bodied and shrimp done perfectly. The wine pairing was excellent(a medium bodied red). We were all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Portuguese, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Ferreira Borges 193A | Campo de Ourique, Lisbon 1350-131, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 386 5269
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?