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Mamma Rosa

Rua do Gremio Lusitano 14, Bairro Alto, 1200, Lisbon, Portugal
+351 21 346 5350
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good20%
  • Average31%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible20%
24 Jul 2016
“Good food”
9 Apr 2015
“Good pizza”
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Italian, Pizza, International, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Rua do Gremio Lusitano 14, Bairro Alto, 1200, Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

We visited here a couple of weeks ago and the food was nice. We both had seafood and they brought the fish out to show us before we chose. There wasn't a huge range of food, but there didn't need to be. The fish and...More

Thank 894None
Reviewed 9 April 2015

We went for pizza which was a god enough choice. Being a vegetarian I had to ask for a pizza with no meat in it, but that is an issue i had the whole time in Lisbon. They prepared a simple margherita with mushrooms and...More

Thank lizardflower
Reviewed 22 August 2013

I love going to Mamma Rosa. It's a simple little hideaway in the middle of Bairro Alto with very friendly and attentive staff that serve great italian food! I loooooove and recomend the Carpaccio, for starters, and everything else on the menu is pretty yummy...More

Thank Melimeli2013
Reviewed 9 April 2013 via mobile

We had good pizza. The waitress was just there when we needed here. When we left she even offered us an umbrella. Very nice!

1  Thank Prontopaule
Reviewed 11 March 2013

Nice little restaurant, resembling to an italian osteria or a greek taverna. Nice atmosphere, nice salad and pasta, tiramisu not so good. Prices could have been lower. Service was great, although I was informed that the regular waitress was on her day off.

Thank NataliaEfebrua
Reviewed 16 February 2013

I went there with friends, they told me that this restaurant were very good and famous a few ago. The atmosphere is simple but nice, i tried Fettucine with Camembert and prawns, was ok, not great. The prices of beverage are to expensive, 1 coke...More

Thank Nuno T
Reviewed 10 December 2012

What to say about Mamma Rosa. This was once, many years ago a cult place in Bairro Alto for Italian food with a charming ambience. This summer we tried it again, but the service was really bad with very unfriendly staff - if there was...More

1  Thank ErnestoSLX
Reviewed 30 July 2012

This is probably our favourite restaurant which is saying a lot when we are in Lisbon. This small plce takes pride in serving good food and giving great service. It is a little hard to find if you visit for the first time but well...More

2  Thank ejedi
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Enjoyed a lovely meal in this little unassuming restaurant. Shared the garlic bread and an aubergine dish to start, both were simple but lovely. I had lasagne for mains which was nice but my other half had their seafood with squid ink tagliolini which was...More

2  Thank Karag7
Reviewed 14 August 2011

never paid 11euro for such a medium-sized and taste-boring pizza before in my life, gilrfriend had spaghetti with sauce, nothing special but taste-boring too. service fast and okey but pricey, even the restaurants in the real "tourism" distrtict between rossio and baixa-caidho to restaurandos only...More

Thank MaxMax77
Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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US$10 - US$19
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  • Address: Rua do Gremio Lusitano 14, Bairro Alto, 1200, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Neighbourhood: Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Phone Number: +351 21 346 5350
Mamma Rosa was the first italian restaurant of its kind to emerge in Lisbon in the late 80s. It has been a culinary reference since the start, appearing in various restaurant and tourism guides throughout these years.It is located in the historic heart of Lisbon, Bairro Alto, in a building which is over 150 years old. Mamma Rosa is a romantic corner that caters to those who love to eat good food in a cozy atmosphere.
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