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A Licorista O Bacalhoeiro

Rua dos Sapateiros 218, Lisbon 1100-581, Portugal
+351 21 343 1415
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“octopus salad” (15 reviews)
“cod” (16 reviews)
“bacalhau” (15 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Rua dos Sapateiros 218, Lisbon 1100-581, Portugal
Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In the heart of the Baixa opposite a sex club but don't let that put you off. It's a very typical Portuguese restaurant. Before the meal arrives you get an octopus salad to die for. If I could have had it as a main course...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The manager from my apartment recommended this restaurant. There were already some people queuing in front at 6:45pm waiting for it to open at 7pm. I was talking to a young Japanese woman in the queue and we decided to share a table. It was...More

Thank tony9tn
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A nice local restaurant that offer good local dishes and seadood, conveniently located near the Elevador de Santa Justa. It is quite busy though so we had to wait a bit before being seated, and the restaurant doesn't take reservation.

Thank Rami52
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We were the first customers to arrive at the restaurant at 7 pm. The service was swift. The waiter brought out two entrees that we did no order. We return one. Be mindful that the entrees were not complementary. Average food though the serve were...More

Thank hstansh
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Hotel staff recommended this place so thought we'd give it a try. Got there a little after 19:00 and glad we did; by 20:00 the place was mobbed with people waiting outside. Service was very good / efficient; staff helpful getting our order translated. Starters...More

Thank Magoo56
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

we walked around. saw trip advisor sign. saw the menu saw the locals. tried it. unfortunately we waited for 45 min to eat due to peak times. tight spaces but tasty simple grilled foods, enough to chill out. the wait staff are congenial and patient....More

Thank unagiichi
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Our group of 3 noticed this place on a walk from the plaza en route to hotel, for the fact it was busy with locals rather than tourists. We went back tonight, grabbed a good table by the front window. Witjin 30 minutes, the place...More

Thank AlphaXplor
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Recommended by our hotel, this provided extremely good quality Portuguese Food in pleasant and unpretentious surroundings. This restaurant appears to be popular, particularly with locals. You cannot book so it is best to eat early evening to avoid possible extended waits in a queue out...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 9 March 2017

.. where you have to queue and cannot make a reservation, but mainly I have seen tourists there. Anyhow the food was very nice but the space very limited. Nice and original atmosphere though

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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this place by our hotel, 100m away, as a good traditional restaurant. We waited about 15 minutes for our table as the place was full with mostly locals - a good sign for what we were after. As soon as we were...More

Thank Locondro
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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Maria Rosa A
quero saber se vcs abrem aos domingos. obrigado
19 February 2017|
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Response from CADGarrafa | Reviewed this property |
Não abre aos domingos. Na primeira quinzena de junho eles fecham para ferias coletivas. As sextas feira, tem um prato especial "Galinha a Cabidela" para comer ajoelhado, é uma delícia. Tem também um dos melhores bacalhau com... More
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Camilla O
Si può prenotare online?
7 December 2016|
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Response from nuvoke | Reviewed this property |
Non saprei....noi l'abbiamo beccato x caso e ci siamo fermati.
Google Translation
boa tarde, você pode reservar uma mesa para 5 pessoas o jantar no dia 31 de dezembro? somos um grupo de italianos de férias em Lisboa e nós gostaria de experimentar o seu restaurante. Obrigada. Sara Zannoni
22 December 2015|
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Response from Laura C | Reviewed this property |
Cara Sara, sono italiana anch'io nonché cliente del ristorante...di conseguenza non posso accettare la tua prenotazione! Buon Capodanno a Lisbona
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Sapateiros 218, Lisbon 1100-581, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 343 1415
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