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Chapito a Mesa

) #218 of 3,750 Restaurants in Lisbon $$ - $$$ , Mediterranean, European
Costa do Castelo 7, Lisbon 1100-176, Portugal
+351 21 887 5077
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Grill, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Costa do Castelo 7, Lisbon 1100-176, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First night in Lisbon! Amazing food and service was excellent. Booked a few hours before and given an amazing table! Fatima could not have been more accommodating she got to know us by name and recommended amazing drinks! fado singing in the bar downstairs after...More

Thank Dry4763
Reviewed 5 days ago

Although I read reviews on Trip Advisor with a pinch of salt I decided to go here on my last evening in Lisbon & what a disappointment! My cod was lukewarm, the wine was the worst I've had in Portugal & the staff didn't really...More

Thank IslandMichele007
Reviewed 5 days ago

The restaurant had been recommended by a friend and we weren't disappointed. It is a restaurant on many levels both physically and atmospherically. Down stairs is definitely a locals place to eat where families share large tables. Chapito's is obviously well thought of as, when...More

Thank susan462016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mother and I went to have dinner and although we payed 44 euros, we didn't really eat anything. We ordered a codfish (small piece) and a selection of cheese (only 10 little portions), along with 4 little glasses of wine. It's true that the...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this little hidden restaurant by chance. What a treasure! Good, simple, local food with a fantastic view and very friendly staff!

Thank annemannen
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked Chapito a Mesa for my partner's 50th birthday, i wanted a restaurant that was close to where we were staying (Alfama), authentic and with views of the city. Our AirBnB host provided this restaurant as a recommendation and it was perfect. Lisbon, is...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had excellent tacos and a truly nice experience. It is not your standard restaurant, and you may be unlucky not getting a table with a view. But still a go-to place.

Thank fredarin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing nouveau cuisine/ modern style of cooking. Only a small menu so you know that there is a high turnover of freshly cooked food. Lots of out of the ordinary fish like dogfish etc so great opportunity to experiment for the more adventurous. Also gorgeous...More

Thank TheTravellers2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The worst dining experience I have ever had. Ten of us went to Lisbon from Dublin for a friends birthday, this was my friends 50th birthday celebration dinner and we were treated like dirt on their shoe. Three of us sent back our main courses...More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy a great view of the city in a very relaxed atmosphere. Also very close to St. George's Castle.

Thank Maria C
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$17 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa do Castelo 7, Lisbon 1100-176, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 887 5077
Located right bellow the walls of Sao Jorge Castle, Chapito offers the visitor a dazzling sight over the city and the river. Chapito is non-profit and non-governmental organization for development, promoting social inclusion and professional training of youngsters, through the performing arts. Chapito practices a social economy financially supported by the production, creation and direction of shows/events, along with the income of public places such as our partner the restaurant Chapito a Mesa. There, you will enjoy the specialties of Chef Bertilio, a reference of the contemporary Portuguese cuisine. The environment is unique, combining three different Portuguese concepts in a single space. You may then choose to eat indoors or outdoors, on the belvedere area or the terrace, regarded as one of the fourteen best in the world, and referenced by different international tourist agencies. Restaurant Chapito a Mesa Restaurant, Grill, Tapas, covered terrace and belvedere
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