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Maria Catita Restaurante

Rua Dos Bacalhoeiros | Nº 30-a, Lisbon 1200-071, Portugal
+351 21 133 1313
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Rua Dos Bacalhoeiros | Nº 30-a, Lisbon 1200-071, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great tasting food, great service...best to call for reservation as place is always full. Value for money.

Thank travel198315
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were given a very warm welcome as we walked through the door. Staff are all really friendly and knowledgeable about their menu and wines. Food was delicious and I can thoroughly recommend the poached meringue for dessert, so light and perfect to round off...More

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Didn’t know anything about this place other than it looked busy so decided to try it, waited for a table and we were really glad we did! The food was excellent along with the service! The waiters were great fun and recommend some great wine....More

Thank alcowalsby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place on TripAdvisor. I was expecting more. The Pica-Pau was very chewy (although the sauce was good). The seafood cataplan had no taste. This was the worst cataplan of my life.

Thank keo604
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The checkered table cloths and big wooden chairs oozed welcome. Every table was full with happy talkative Lisboners. Handsome legs of Serona ham were being carved in four locations and the seafood, pastas and tapas being served all looked delicious. My seafood risotto was substantial...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a busy restaurant with closely packed tables and an international crowd. It serves hearty authentic Portuguese food and wine. The waiters are helpful. The first time we went it was full, so we booked ahead for the next evening. We enjoyed the seafood...More

Thank KateFD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant in a street full of good restaurants. The food was delicious and the atmosphere just right but the highlight of the evening was when Francesco and Philippe, our fantastic waiters, arranged to get oysters (which were not on the menu) from the restaurant...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the restaurant recommended by our local friend. We arrived quite late around 10:30pm on a weekday and the kitchen was almost closing. However we still got great food, the waitor was patient and delight, explaining us well about the menu, and the restaurant owner...More

Thank wonderfay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here as a couple. Had to wait around 5 minutes to get a table because it was very busy (as only restaurant in the nearer neighborhood). We got champagne from the very attentive staff. After we had our table the food came quite...More

Thank Jolun173
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous starter. Main course was average.. definitely nicer places to eat. Seems like a tourist trap.

Thank orsgriffin
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dos Bacalhoeiros | Nº 30-a, Lisbon 1200-071, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 133 1313
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