Dining

Bistro Edelweiss – Swiss Cuisine, Retro Chalet Chic in Lisbon

Bistro Edelweiss – Swiss Cuisine, Retro Chalet Chic in Lisbon

By | August 18, 2014 at 3:42 pm | No comments

Thinking that cataplana, bacalhau and açorda are not what you want tonight? How about some späztle, rosti and bratwurst? A fresh breath of Alpine air wafts over the calçada streets of the Príncipe Real neighborhood of Lisbon, offering a unique dining experience. It’s...

Posted in: Dining, Lisbon

Quarenta e 4 Vilamoura – Casual, Contemporary & Cool Cuisine

Quarenta e 4 Vilamoura – Casual, Contemporary & Cool Cuisine

By | August 5, 2014 at 1:39 pm | No comments

Quarenta e 4 is exactly what Vilamoura needs. Light Mediterranean cuisine, complemented by a fresh sushi menu. Beautiful landscaped terrace for alfresco dining. Young, hip, attractive staff. Cool, sophisticated urban design. And, far enough away from the over-crowded marina to...

Posted in: Algarve, Dining

Casa de Chá da Boa Nova – Álvaro Siza & Rui Paula Create an Instant Classic

Casa de Chá da Boa Nova – Álvaro Siza & Rui Paula Create an Instant Classic

By | July 22, 2014 at 2:55 pm | No comments

Two titans of their respective industries join together to create what is sure to be an instant classic in the world of Portuguese cuisine. Pritzker prize-winning architect Álvaro Siza Vieira is responsible for design, and superstar celebrity chef Rui Paula crafts the menu. The...

Posted in: Dining, Porto

L’And Vineyards Restaurant in Alentejo – Michelin Star Cuisine of Miguel Laffan

L’And Vineyards Restaurant in Alentejo – Michelin Star Cuisine of Miguel Laffan

By | June 11, 2014 at 10:54 am | No comments

Madeira has one. Porto has two and Lisbon, four. The Algarve boasts six in total. We’re talking about Michelin stars, the internationally-respected rating system designating the very best in fine dining. Yet, the newest star in Portugal’s gourmet universe can be found on the...

Posted in: Alentejo, Dining

Mini Bar by José Avillez at Teatro São Luiz in Lisbon

Mini Bar by José Avillez at Teatro São Luiz in Lisbon

By | May 28, 2014 at 11:37 am | No comments

Is it that time again already? Popular, passionate and prolific superstar chef José Avillez has opened yet another ultra-cool restaurant. Like Belcanto, Cantinha do Avillez, Café Lisboa and Pizzaria Lisboa, this one is in the fashionable Chiado district of Lisbon. And, true to...

Posted in: Dining, Lisbon

Grei, Comida do Sul – Contemporary Portuguese Cuisine in Lisbon

Grei, Comida do Sul – Contemporary Portuguese Cuisine in Lisbon

By | May 22, 2014 at 11:32 am | No comments

The team at Grand’ Arte, a popular event management company, say the key ingredients to their new project are good quality food, cozy environment, great atmosphere and friendly service. Indeed, Grei – Comida do Sul, is a traditional Mediterranean and Portuguese restaurant...

Posted in: Dining, Lisbon

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