Fish and seafood lovers rejoice! The celebration of ocean cuisine is upon us again. The seventh edition of Peixe em Lisboa (Lisbon Fish & Flavors) has even more top chefs and more popular restaurants participating in this 11-day festival. The event takes place 3-13 April at the Pátio da Galé on the Terreiro do Paço in Lisbon.
In the event’s brief history, Peixe em Lisboa has become known throughout the world. And as part of this year’s program, Michelin Star chefs from Portugal, Belgium, Spain and Italy, will participate in cooking presentations along with some of Portugal’s very top chefs. The list includes:
■ HÉLIO LOUREIRO – Portugal Football Selection, Lisbon, Portugal
■ JOÃO RODRIGUES – Altis Belém, Lisbon, Portugal
■ JOSEAN ALIJA (Michelin Star) – Nerua at Museum Guggenheim, Bilbao, Spain
■ KIKO MARTINS – O Talho, Lisbon, Portugal
■ LEANDRO CARREIRA – One Leicester Street, London, England
■ LIONEL RIGOLET (Two Michelin Stars) Comme Chez Soi & Place Rouppe, Brussels, Belgium
■ MIGUEL LAFFAN (Michelin Star) – L´And, Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal
■ MORENO CEDRONI (Two Michelin Stars) – Madonnina del Pescatore, Senigallia, Italy
■ PASCAL MEYNARD – Ritz Four Seasons, Lisbon, Portugal
■ THIAGO CASTANHO – Remanso do Peixe & Remanso do Bosque, Belém do Pára, Brazil
■ VÍTOR SOBRAL – Tasca da Esquina & Cervejaria da Esquina, Portugal, Brazil and Angola
This event is also a great opportunity to taste the cuisine of some of Lisbon greatest dining spots. 10 restaurants have will be serving fish and seafood dishes from 12:00 to 24:00. Each dish in the menu tastings will be €4 or €12. Restaurants popping-up for the event are:
AROLA ■ ASSINATURA ■ AVENUE ■ BICADO SAPATO ■ CLARO! ■ JOSÉ AVILLEZ ■ NOBRE ■ RIBAMAR ■ TASCA e CERVEJARIA DA ESQUINA – VITOR SOBRAL ■ UMAI / IZAKAYA
Many activities fill out the program of Peixe em Lisboa. There will be cooking classes, wine tastings and wine talks, show cooking, a gourmet market and cocktail receptions. Once again, the popular “Best Pastel de Nata” Contest is scheduled for 15:00 on 9 April. And, Nespresso will have their coffee sommelier on hand for some talks on coffee pairings!
You can download the full Fish in Lisbon Program in Portuguese and English here.
Peixe em Lisboa (Lisbon Fish & Flavours) is organized by the Associação de Turismo de Lisboa (Tourism Association of Lisbon) and produced by Essência do Vinho.
Peixe em Lisboa
Pátio da Galé
Terreiro do Paço
Phone: +351 222 088 499
– 3 April – 18:00 to 24:00
– 4-12 April- 12:00 to 24:00
– 13 April – 12:00 to 16:00
– One event entrance – €15.00 (includes food tasting of €5, drink of €1.5, and tasting glass)
– Ticket price includes the possibility of free registration in the parallel activities (limited seating)
– Wine pairings have an extra cost.
– Now you can buy your ticket at the event place, during its days and schedule.