PapAçorda

Pap’Açorda – Consistently Good. Consistently Cool.

Pap’Açorda opened its doors in 1981 and quickly became the fashionable place for traditional Portuguese food in Lisbon. For 35 years, the restaurant in Bairro Alto, started by noted restaurateurs José Miranda and Fernando Fernandes, was a favorite among locals and attracted a high-profile crowd...
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El Bulo Social Club by Chakall – South American Cuisine in Lisbon

He’s been quoted as saying El Bulo Social Club is his newest and last restaurant. Chakall, the popular, turban-wearing, Argentina-born, television celebrity chef brings new life, Latin flare and South American cuisine to an abandoned warehouse in the Marvila area of Lisbon. El Bulo Social Club is intended to be fun and festive, without pretenses.
Pito do Bairro

Pito do Bairro – Barbeque by Olivier in Lisbon

Prolific and popular Portuguese restaurateur Olivier da Costa (known to everyone simply as “Olivier”) adds yet another new concept to his portfolio of dining establishments. Joining the successful ranks of Olivier Avenida (fine dining), Guilty (casual gourmet), Yakza (Japanese),...
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Nogueira’s Fire Food – Grilled Meat and Pizza in Lisbon

The Nogueira family has been in the grilled food business since 1990. With many successful restaurants across northern Portugal, the family has finally opened a Portuguese barbeque spot in the heart of Lisbon. Occupying the former Maritaca Pizzaria in Santos, Nogueira’s Fire Foods is a hip eatery...
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Taberna Moderna – Modern Spanish/Portuguese Cuisine to Share

It’s hard to find a place that is cool and trendy, with innovative cuisine and presentation, while at the same time very laid-back, casual with substantial, home-style food. Well, we think we’ve found it. In Lisbon, Taberna Moderna on Rua dos Bacalhoeiros (between Baixa and Alfama) is that place.
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2016 Michelin Star Restaurants in Portugal

There’s a new member in the Michlein Star Portugal club! For 2016, the Michelin Guide to Spain & Portugal has awarded a first time star to Chef Rui Silvestre at Bon Bon in Carvoeiro, in the Algarve. Sadly, L’And Restaurant in Alentejo loses the honored designation. In total, 14 restaurants in Portugal are recognized with stars; six are in the Algarve, four in Lisbon, three in the Porto area, and one in Funchal...
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Kanazawa – Haute Japanese Cuisine by Tomoaki Kanazawa in Lisbon

Sophisticated sushi connoisseurs and Japanese cuisine devotees in Portugal all know Chef Tomoaki Kanazawa. His Tomo restaurant, in the Algés neighborhood of Lisbon, is consistently mentioned as the best Japanese restaurant in the country. This means Tomo is always full. Therefore, to provide fans with more opportunity to taste his special dishes, Chef Tomo has opened a new restaurant, Kanazawa in...
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El Clandestino Latin American Cuisine in Bairro Alto, Lisbon

Latin American cuisine is what it’s all about at El Clandestino. The menu of high-end tacos and ceviches is conceived by Chef Antionio Amorim (of Pão à Mesa, Restaurant A, Blend Bairro Alto). Chef Fábio Sobral, returns to Portugal after spending time in London’s Michelin star Lima restaurant to supervise the kitchen.