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Restaurants in Lisbon

The best restaurants in Lisbonare upscale establishments with exotic dishes. One such Lisbon restaurant is Belcanto. Belcanto offers elegant world class cuisine in delectable designs. For the sophisticated traveler, this Lisbon restaurant is a must see Lisbon location. Taking advantage of its proximity to the ocean, Lisbon restaurants offer a wide array of seafood dishes. Portuguese dishes are heavily influenced by India, Asia and Africa. They use a variety of herbs and spices such as saffron, ginger, piripiri and coriander.

The Purple Foodie is another great place to dine—it's more of a pastry palace. It is one of the best restaurants in Lisbon. Here they serve the Pastel de Nata which is a sweet treat made with golden, flaky puff pastry case that holds a rich, egg yolky custard that's still quite wobbly. Once the pastry is ready toe at, the top forms a glossy skin, scalded in spots. Once you try this, you will go back home and look up several recipes to try and replicate it.

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  • A Baiuca

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    A Baiuca is tucked down the cobblestone Rua de Sao Miquel in Alfama. Bottles line the shelves, portraits of singers and vibrant, ceramic fish cover... More
  • A Travessa

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Locals converge on this Belgian-influenced restaurant in a former 17th-century convent for lambic, abbey, and Trappist ales, and for the bull-steak... More
  • Alcantara Cafe

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    A place to see-and-be-seen, the Alcantara Cafe, in the neighborhood of the same name, is housed in a 600-year-old timber warehouse that was formerl... More
  • Arola

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    This 2009-opened restaurant is the brainchild of Spanish chef Sergi Arola, and the menu highlights posh tapas (sea bass with Kaffir lime sabayon; b... More
  • Bica do Sapato

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Lisbon’s hippest restaurant—located at the docks and partly owned by actor John Malkovich—serves contemporary twists on Portuguese classics, such a... More
  • Bocca

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Chef Alexandre Silva polishes up rustic Portuguese classics; a fresh risotto layered with crayfish ceviche is a standout. More
  • Churrasqueira do Sacramento

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Estado Líquido Fusion Sushi

    Join the art students and furniture designers who gather here for exquisitely fresh sashimi at tables set on an under-lit glass floor. More
  • Ibo

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    This restaurant on the water with views across the Tagus River, makes a nod to Mozambique—a former Portuguese colony—with piri-piri prawns and smok... More
  • Kais

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Housed in a brick, 19th-century cable car depot overlooking the Tagus River, the Kais restaurant has retained much of its warehouse style, with hig... More
  • Luca

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    In the mostly commercial Uptown district of Lisbon is Luca, a contemporary, whitewashed dining space that uses Portuguese ingredients like black po... More
  • Maritaca

    Hobnob with impeccably turned-out locals over thin-crust pizzas. The space manages to feel intimate despite its warehouse-like dimensions. More
  • Os Ferreiras

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Os Ferreiras, in the city's center, is a fado mainstay, owned by singers Antonio and Maria Helena Ferreira (fado is a genre of Portuguese music). A... More
  • Pap’açorda

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Its name refers to a traditional cilantro-rich bread-and-shellfish stew, just one example of the Portuguese soul food this minimalist restaurant se... More
  • Pastéis de Belém

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Since 1837, customers have been lining up outside the pastelaria next to the Heironymite monastery in Belem waiting for their pastel de Belem — a c... More

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