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Cantinho Lusitano

Rua dos Prazeres 52, Lisbon 1200-355, Portugal
+351 21 806 5185
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lemon tart” (28 reviews)
“tapas” (88 reviews)
“beef” (50 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Rua dos Prazeres 52, Lisbon 1200-355, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The night we went the place (really just one small was full of really loud Americans being ‘funny’ but I think we were just unlucky. Great place and great value food. Bit longer to walk than the map implies (because of hills) but definitely worth...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent evening with family. Great food and warm atmosphere. Must book a table and worth the wait.

Thank Mahtanid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on an overnight flight from Canada, both of us were exhausted and starving. We found this place on trip advisor, almost right across from where we were staying, and it didn’t disappoint, I’m not big on Tapas, however this was probably on of...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little restaurant is definitely a hidden gem It only seats 20. We asked the waiter to give us a selection from the menu including wine It was fantastic Best food & drink I have had in a very long time

Thank _rachelbull70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How good was this food? When we arrived at the restaurant I was tired, I was not hungry, and I had been having trouble with my stomach all day. But as the tapas started to arrive I came back to life. I devoured everything. So...More

Thank CAinBerlin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by for a bite to eat for breakfast and everything was delicious and fresh. My traveling partner said her coffee was excellent. We found the service pleasant and helpful and some of the staff spoke english and my limited Portuguese / Spanish seemed to...More

Thank robert-not-home
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place not to far from our apartment and it was amazing. It’s a very small restaurant and little bit off the beaten path. My friend and I went with a few dishes, which is pictured below. One of our favs was the...More

Thank tomteho
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tapas. Small place but exceptional food well priced. Octopus baked goat cheese beef stew all top notch. Only disappointment was they were out of the mushroom dish which I’m sure was well worth having. Not in the center of tourist area so a bit...More

Thank Nomi S
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Small restaurant with an excellent selection of tapas to choose from and great service. My favorite meal in Lisbon!!! (Hint: try to make a reservation. We were seated without one but people were turned away due to lack of reservation/space).

Thank Theologia K
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Actually visited in 2015 but forgot the name of the place until my son and daughter in law asked where is the best place to eat in Lisbon. Great memories of a tiny restaurant worth amazing food. The baked cheese with honey is a highlight,...More

Thank CorneliusBalfour
Principe Real
From the splendid garden and its cafe-kiosk to its
restaurants, Príncipe Real is more than worthy of a
visit and it won't let you down: its attractions
include "Pavilhão Chinês" (one of the more eccentric
interior designs you'll ever see), museums and a
fantastic botanical garden. It's also a commercial
neighborhood, and you can visit a renovated Palace,
home of the Embaixada (embassy) trendy shopping center
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20 August 2016|
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Response from Joyce C | Reviewed this property |
My boyfriend and I visited in May and we walked everywhere and found Lisbon to be very safe. The only thing is it's very hilly and there are a lot of small streets that you can get lost in.
coleen w
18 July 2016|
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Response from Karenteresa | Reviewed this property |
I contacted them via their Facebook page and was able to book a table for 10. Just had to fit the time around them. Definitely the best meal of the trip and such a lovely couple.
4 May 2016|
Response from JNoronha | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your being interested in our place. We accept all credit cards excect American Express. Best Regards, Cantinho Lusitano
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$34
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Prazeres 52, Lisbon 1200-355, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Príncipe Real
  • Neighbourhood: Príncipe Real
  • Phone Number: +351 21 806 5185
  • E-mail
Small restaurant dedicated to the Portuguese cuisine with careful choice of snacks, wines and delicatessen
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