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Bica do Sapato

Graca & Sao Vicente
As featured in 3 Days in Lisbon and 1 other guide
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Cais da Pedra, Lisbon 1900-264, Portugal
+351 21 881 0320
11:00 - 01:00
Open now
All hours
Mon 17:30 - 01:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a small celebration there during lunch. Service was little slow for a that time period. Staff knows every small detail about food so, didn't get lost. Food is good. Portions are big and well done. View to the sea is so beautiful. Atmosphere is elegant.

Thank Madis M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in advance, read all the reviews on line, so expected this place to be busy late on a Friday night. We arrived just before 11pm and had delicious food upstairs at the sushi bar. Premises is cool, DJ and dance area on ground floor with good cocktails but unfortunately very few customers...so it was all a bit quiet.

Thank Anne W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

As it was raining when we went there, we ate inside. I am sure it would have been spectacular to dine outside. It is a modern sleek restaurant. We all had seafood which was delicious, and the wine was good. I recommend the restaurant.

Thank amieduvin
Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Quite exquisite restaurant with good decoration, service, and food. On top of this you have the river just on your side which makes everything different. The food is very good, with some gourmet style and service is always looking at where they can assist you. If you have a medium/large number of guests and have not selected a fixed menu... More 

Thank Joel C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Having read other reviews, I was rather hesitant to have a meal here. However, the thought of lovely evening lights shining onto the river front won me over. Well, that was a non-starter! The river is pitch black - couldn't see any sign of it, and no lights out over it at all. Complete waste of time coming here in... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I have to start with the architecture of this place. Placed right in front of the river Tagus, this building is part of a row of alike buildings that are located on the port of Lisbon area. once you get in by a discreet but mighty entrance, on your left you'll find a set of stairs that'll take you to... More 

Thank Paulo P
Piracicaba, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Really recommended, we had great positive surprise eating a fresh, well-cooked and juicy viel burger and a sea-bass with great flavor!! Please do not loose the chance for a place like this!

Thank André C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Midday lunch waiting for the train to Vigo. Average service but nice flavours. We had regional wine and was average.

Thank Felipe M
Tallinn, Estonia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We had heard that the place is fantastic and it was even recommended to us as better than the Eleven. Unfortunately it was a huge disappointment. When we entered the restaurant, the stuff had faces like we are bothering them, after they found our reservation we were sent around the corner to wait somebody to lead us to our table... More 

Thank Laura K
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This was our first introduction to food in Lisbon and we were very much pleased. Nice casual modern look and feel, very good service. We started by ordering the baby octopus, the clams and the scallops. AMAZING! Then we ordered the grouper with vegetables and another octopus for main course. The portuguese albariño wine was delicious.

Thank aWorldTraveller007

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, European, Portuguese, International, Contemporary, Fusion
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cais da Pedra, Lisbon 1900-264, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Graca & Sao Vicente
  • Neighbourhood: Graca & Sao Vicente
  • Phone Number: +351 21 881 0320

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Staying in Graca & Sao Vicente

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Graca & Sao Vicente
You can be thankful that most common travel guides don't mention Graça and São Vicente that often. Part of Lisbon's historic center and "Old Town", they feel like independent villages in the capital's center, and more untouched than Alfama. Amazing views, restaurants and parks, as well as important monuments like the S. Vicente Church and the National Pantheon, make this a spectacular option for those looking for a more tranquil walk-around in the center of Lisbon. Graça has been the choice of many younger people over the past years, both nationals and expats, given the cozy feeling of the neighborhood and its hidden secrets.
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