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Solar do Vinho do Porto

Rua Sao Pedro de Alcantara 45, Lisbon, Portugal
+351 21 347 5707
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I visited Solar do Vinho do Porto with a friend who was over visiting me and wanted to try it out... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mairead F
Hidden gem

So, you're at the famous overlook after having taken the Gloria up the hill. Turn around and find... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The Port Wine House is located in an 18th-century palace that takes up an entire city block, and is filled with several hundred varieties of Port available by the glass or bottle.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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“by the glass” (19 reviews)
“port wines” (11 reviews)
“red port” (2 reviews)
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Rua Sao Pedro de Alcantara 45, Lisbon, Portugal
Chiado & Carmo
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+351 21 347 5707
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited Solar do Vinho do Porto with a friend who was over visiting me and wanted to try it out. I will be perfectly honest I am not a big port fan so maybe the experience would be different for a connoisseur who could...More

Thank Mairead F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, you're at the famous overlook after having taken the Gloria up the hill. Turn around and find this place after looking at the view. Slow down and have a glass of port or two in a lovely, comfortable setting, before heading back down to...More

Thank ritabird
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The reviews are somewhat true in regard to the waiters. It seemed they had a "superior" attitude towards the people who are ultimately paying their wages. Nevertheless, we really enjoyed the experience of tasting different ports in an amazing, almost library-like venue. This range was...More

Thank Col_101
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The waiters are not overly friendly but polite. The setting is indeed old but I personally loved it. There's a huge amount of porto's to choose from and the combination with cheese is delicious. It was perfect to end the day quietly, before going back...More

Thank Ellen V
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I am not a huge fan of port, but a friend told me to stop in here. The options were varied and I think a good place to get something different than you might find at a restaurant.

Thank Dmorriso
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Just visited here with my adult daughter and we were very disappointed. There were no other guests in the entire place and we were treated with.....at best....cold disdain. When I asked for some suggestions or guidance the response was a sigh and a "I don't...More

Thank sntravel58
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Really worth a visit to sample many different types of port - or even a Port Cocktail. A professional cocktail barmen would enhance the place with more than just the Rose Port with Orange or the White Port with Tonic - although they were both...More

Thank SusanFaro
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Very cozy place with old bottles on shelves at the walls. We had 3 different port wines witch was a bit expensive, but they were all the money worth.

Thank Rasmus C
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Thought I did not like Port, until I went there. Place is a bit shabby, but worth it. Strngly recommend to try

Thank Kudrun
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I visited the Solar for the first time about 9 years ago and then again shortly after. It was really nice, welcoming and a great ambience. Visiting it again this week I wasn't impressed, the service has definitely gone down. Not returning

Thank Regina B
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Chiado & Carmo
The traditionally trendy "Chiado" (literally,
"squeak", the nickname of a 16th century poet) offers
plenty of cafes, restaurants and bars where you can
stop for a cafe or cocktail, after exploring its
streets, shops, art galleries, theaters, museums and
viewpoints. It's also the home to the statue of the
famous statue of portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa,
having is usual espresso at "A Brasileira" as he used
...More
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