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A Cartuxinha

Rua das Farinhas 7 | Bairro da Mouraria, Lisbon 1100-236, Portugal
+351 964 972 956
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried fish” (2 reviews)
“plantains” (3 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua das Farinhas 7 | Bairro da Mouraria, Lisbon 1100-236, Portugal
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

The fish was delicious, the rest of the plate was fairly simple. By that I mean fries and beans. The fish cakes and the fried fish are just simply amazing.

Thank ChineloML
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Small and cozy place right next to city centre, hidden, but worth a visit. Simple yet amazing blend of African and Portuguese food, not to miss while in Lisbon

Thank Tomislav Š
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Tonight dinner with my wife. Sao Tome and Portoguese cuisine. Taste and quality on the table with an amazing surrounding atmosphere. I suggest this little and cozy restaurant!

Thank Stefano M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Had to come back again for the second time. And no its still the same. Freshly prepared cooked meals and salad im sure is organic. Just fresh and so cheap. THIS time i ordered 6 fish cakes ha ha ha its delicious!!!

Thank duppy0707
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying nearby and wanted a simple meal. My husband's sardines were beautifully cooked and enough for two. I asked for a recommendation from our server and got the very substantial Cachupa - stew with beans and meat - enough for 3! We shared...More

Thank OK_snowbird
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Small and very cheap (for center of Lisbon) restaurant. Cost for dinner for couple with 0.5 l of house wine is about 15-17 euro. Polite staff with love to guests. Food is excellent for such price.

Thank Sergey B
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant. The food is simple and good, the price are small and the smile of the staff is priceless.

Thank Pascaline G
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

It took ages to find because we don't speak Portuguese however after perservarence we manage to find little gem. This restaurant cooks fresh food from scratch and it's just delicious. Please do try the fish cakes they are to die for. I had the pork...More

1  Thank duppy0707
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Great food. Great service. Great prices. We stumbled upon this gem on a rainy Sunday night when we came to find our desired restaurant was closed. This restaurant reminds you why you travel. It was warm, authentic and felt like you were invited into someone's...More

1  Thank jlbussman
Reviewed 26 March 2016

The food was really great and the prices were extremely affordable (1€ for appetizers, 7-9€ for large main dishes). It was all homemade African food. I took off a star because after we had been there for about 10 minutes and ordered, a man who...More

Thank VictoriaLauren
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Farinhas 7 | Bairro da Mouraria, Lisbon 1100-236, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 964 972 956
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