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Restaurante Bastardo – Breaking the Rules at Internacional Design Hotel, Lisbon

Restaurante Bastardo – Breaking the Rules at Internacional Design Hotel, Lisbon

By | September 3, 2014 at 11:41 am | No comments

“Restaurante Bastardo (“Restaurant Bastard”) is the illegitimate son of Portuguese cuisine!” (Their words, not ours! A clever and intriguing promotional statement, to say the least.) This restaurant at the Internacional Design Hotel in Lisbon promises to “break the...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Restaurante Pharmacia – Fun & Funky for Fine Food in Lisbon

Restaurante Pharmacia – Fun & Funky for Fine Food in Lisbon

By | April 29, 2014 at 4:22 pm | No comments

Pharmacy chic? Drug store kitsch? Either way, Restaurant Pharmacia is just what the doctor ordered. Sharing a building with Museu de Farmacia on Rua Marechal Saldanha in the Santa Catarina district of Lisbon, Pharmacia is sure to settle your hungry stomach and put a smile on...

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Mercantina – Napoli-Certified Pizza in Lisbon

Mercantina – Napoli-Certified Pizza in Lisbon

By | March 13, 2014 at 9:55 am | No comments

Who knew there was a pizza certification comparable to the Michelin star? Well, there is! It’s a designation awarded by the Associazione Verace Pizza Napoletana (AVPN) and there is only one restaurant in Lisbon recognized with this distinction…Mercantina in the Centro...

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