My favorite restaurants in Lisbon – Portugal

My TOP 10!


When i travel abroad, sometimes it is not easy to find information on the Internet about good restaurants. So, I decided to post my TOP 10 favorite restaurants in the Lisbon area, to help all the tourists that like to eat in style. Hope you like it!

1 - Olivier Café (Lisboa - near Cais do Sodré)

Address: Rua do Alecrim, nº 23

Price: Expensive (>30 eur)


There are several "Olivier" restaurants in Lisbon and they are all very good. My favorite is Olivier Café, near the entrance to Bairro Alto. The food is simply incredible, and the decoration very sophisticated. Highly recommended.

2 - Montemar (Cascais)

Address: Estrada do Guincho - Cascais

Price: Expensive (>30 eur)


This is a beautiful restaurant in Cascais, with a great sea view and very good food. Absolutely trendy.

3 - Meste Zé (Cascais)

Address: Estrada do Guincho - Cascais

Price: Expensive (>30 eur)


Great sea view, nice decoration and very good food, especially the fish dishes.

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4 - Gordini Estoril (São João Estoril)

Address: Av. Marginal, 5579 - S. João Estoril

Price: Medium (20-30 eur)


Wonderful building by the sea with a great terrace, and beautiful rooms. Good variety of dishes (from simple to more complex) at your disposal and an excellent price/quality relationship.

5 - Farol Design Restaurante (Cascais)

Address: Av. Rei Humberto II de Itália, nº 7, 2750-461 Cascais

Price: Expensive (>30 eur)


Beautifully decorated restaurant, very modern, with very nice food and one of the best views over the Lisbon coast. The outdoor terrace is a must.

6 - Sushi Rio (Lisboa)

Address: Rua da Cintura do Porto de Lisboa, Armazém 255 Edifício Steak House - Lisboa

Price: Cheap (15-25 eur)


This is a very good Japanese restaurant, with a great balcony view over river Tejo , "Cristo Rei" monument and the bridge "25 Abril". The rooms have a modern decoration.

7 - Papa Açorda (Lisboa)

Address: Rua da Atalaia 57/59 - Lisboa

Price: Expensive (>30 eur)


This is a classic and trendy restaurant in "Bairro Alto". The food is very sophisticated and the rooms are very well decorated, in Portuguese style.

8 - Mercearia Vencedora (Cascais)

Address: Marina de Cascais Cascais 2750- CASCAIS

Price: Cheap (15-25 eur)


Nice and simple food in a relaxing environment, great service.

9 - Espalha Brasas (Lisboa)

Address: Doca de Sto Amaro, Armazém 12, Alcântra

Price: Medium (20-30 eur)


Very nice restaurant, next to the river, with a great service, food and view. It is inserted in the Alcantara dock area of Lisboa, a place with a lot of good restaurants.

10 - Las Brasitas (Lisboa)

Address: Doca de Santo Amaro Armazém 16 - Lisboa

Price: Medium (20-30 eur)


Other restaurant in the Alcantara dock area, specialized in meat dishes. The food is very good and the rooms are very nicely decorated.

Hope you like my suggestions and have fun in Lisbon!

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Comments 4 comments

Nick Matyas 7 years ago

It's an awesome posting.

It is also very useful for many people like me.

Your writing is always fabulous.

Wishing that u will deliver this type of post in future also.


Jane Wilson 6 years ago

Great Hub...

Thats a great list of restuarants...A lot of them i have not visited yet, but will do now...Thanks :-)

portugal mortgages 6 years ago

Great info..Will have to try at least a few..

Paul 5 years ago

I can vouch for the Montemor which is just fabulous I hasd lunch there a few months back and yes it is pricy but as a treat it is worth the visit as is indeed the Cascais.

Keep up the good work.

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