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Terrace BA

#1,300 of 3,832 Restaurants in Lisbon}
$$ - $$$, Cafe, European
Praca Luis de Camoes 2 | Bairro Alto Hotel, Lisbon 1200-243, Portugal
+351 21 340 8288
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Bar, Cafe, European
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Praca Luis de Camoes 2 | Bairro Alto Hotel, Lisbon 1200-243, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Their roof top restaurant is terrible. We've got our food cold and service was nihil. On top they were not polite at all when we told them about this. They had no interest at all. We're often in Lisbon but I would avoid this place...More

Thank Mark M
Bairro Alto H, Director of Sales at Terrace BA, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Mark M, Thank you for your comments which we´ve analyzed with extreme care and passed along to our team. We apologize for this disruptive experience at our Terrace BA which is not all parte of our DNA. We hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely vibe and very friendly staff. You have waiter service to tables and they are very friendly and welcoming. Relaxed place, expensive drinks.

Thank livinglifewithminime
Reviewed 23 July 2017

As mentioned before it's a good idea to get here early enough so that you don't have to wait. We didn't, so Instead of queuing for 30 mins we just went downstairs to the lobby bar and had a drink. Once a table was ready...More

Thank Wanda R
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Our first two visits trying to get to the rooftop we're unsuccessful due to long waits in the lobby bar. However we did get a table at the third attempt - we shouldn't have bothered! The service on the rooftop is very poor and depending...More

Thank Sevennil70
Jorge_Cosme, General Manager at Terrace BA, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear Sevennil70, Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry the atmosphere and service were not up to your expectations. We also thank you for trying several times to get to the Terrace Bar and please trust this is not the way we want...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

We have been to this bar several times before and were expecting a good time based on previous experience. However were told, in a disagreeable way, to sit on bench seats to wait until a suitable table became available. When we asked if we could...More

Thank John R
Jorge_Cosme, General Manager at Terrace BA, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Dear Mr. John R, Greetings from Lisboa. Thank you for the time invested by sharing with the tripadvisor community about your latest experience at The Terrace Bar. We are happy to know you have been here several times before and you have always found one...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Rooftop terrace at Bairro Alto Hotel, it is a little bit small terrace but Chic very relaxing with a nice music and good Cocktails. Lovely views over Lisbon.

Thank Natasha20151710
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Had to wait for a table on roof terrace. So went to bar in lobby of hotel, where we met Marco. The cocktail I wanted they didn't have some ingredient, but Marco made me my own special one. This was delicious I think he called...More

Thank Tinaanto
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Found at the top of the Bairro Alto Hotel. Superb views over the city. Very relaxing with chilled out music. Food was delicious. Fairly small in size so fills up very quickly 👌👌👌

Thank Luv2Travel_Liverpool
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A calming space in busy Bairro Alto, the rooftop bar is beautifully decorated and boasts lovely views over Lisbon. Although the service was warm and friendly, it was rather slow so don't visit when you're in a rush. This didn't put us off though and...More

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We popped into the hotel to have drinks on the rooftop bar - first impressions were good and the rooftop looked lovely. They were overbooked and suggested we wait in the bar downstairs until a table became free, which they said would take 15-30 mins...More

Thank Anne-Marie S
Jorge_Cosme, General Manager at Terrace BA, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Dear Anne-Marie S, Greetings from Lisboa. We thank you for the opportunity to let us know your dissatisfaction with our customer service. Please rust this is not the way we want to be remembered. We truly apologise for the lack of service that particular day,...More

Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$36
Bar, Cafe, European
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Luis de Camoes 2 | Bairro Alto Hotel, Lisbon 1200-243, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Neighbourhood: Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Phone Number: +351 21 340 8288
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On the top floor of Bairro Alto Hotel you'll find the BA Terrace, awarded as the 4th best hotel-terrace view in the world... a space enjoyed by everyone and well-known to the people of Lisbon, who enjoy the best that the city has to offer; in this case, it's having a good time while contemplating the unique view of Rio Tejo, of the old Lisbon rooftops and of the sunset from behind the bridge over Rio Tejo...

Breakfast, lunch, dinner or a snack at Terrace BA
Come alone or with friends, for a meal, a snack or a drink, or even to simply relax and enjoy a good book on one of the comfy chaise longues, which invite you to do nothing at all...to the tune of good "chill-out" music.

The atmosphere on the terrace could not be more relaxed and the menu presents suggestions for all type of meals, though varies through the seasons. Count on light options, from salads to sandwiches, including the famous BA Ceasar Salad. Accompany your choice with the well-known ice juices, mojitos or BA's iced tea.
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