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Tapas 28

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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
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Bairro Alto, Lisbon 1000-1900, Portugal
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Cute place. In an intimate ally of barrio alto. The food and service were great! Downside - on the pricy side for small tapas plates.

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Thank Shani B
Espoo
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Dont go here. Salami tapas is 8 euros, service is nonexistent and rude. You can go to local market and buy the same tapas with better service

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Thank Mikko2013
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We are currently in Lisbon on a trip with family and we saw this cute little Tapa restaurant and went in last night. We ordered only 4 items and one of which was lamb rolls. First they got our order wrong and instead of 4 Lamb rolls we got 3. We finished the rest of the food and had to... More 

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Thank Manisha B
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I was lucky enough to have a large lump of plastic in my burger. Worse was the way the staff handled the situation demanding I paid for the dish. Would never return and advise to avoid. Very over priced also. Worst meal and service I've had in 43 years.

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Thank Richard J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We saw this cute little place and it was always busy so we wanted to make a reservation. The owner or manager said we dont do reservations,people come and go in 5-10 min so u can wait. We were like 5-10min for a dinner?! Okay .. So we went there, first the food is very expensive . My sister had... More 

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Thank Јована П
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Tourist trap at its best. .. We came across this very cute restaurant which at the time looked like it had potential. We ordered green peppers =9€ patatas bravas ( which turned out to be about 10 fried pieces of potato chopped into cubes with a mix of mayo and ketchup sauce) =6,50€ and a sausage cut into 3 pieces... More 

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Thank Jeaninetripfreak
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

It couldn't be worse, the food was so awful that we didn't eat it all, afterwards we had both, me and my gf, stomach problems and we had to .... . It was really a big nightmare. The prices are so high that I was shocked when I saw the bill and that by a very disgusting food. The restaurant... More 

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Thank Ebian A
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Went there last Saturday at around 9pm, it was very busy outside lots of people sitting and eating on the steps which didnt really appeal to me, however once we got to the door the Lady taking the reservations offered us a table outside or inside. Service was friendly and the music was great! After asking our waiter we ordered... More 

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Thank Beechy78
Switzerland
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Despite a lot of negative info, i have never seen such an icredible menu (around 80 tapas?).however not too cheap, but really good. Never had a negative experience with service

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Thank Ck0904
Sligo, Ireland
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

I rarely feel irritated enough by a place to remember to leave a bad review but this place was ridiculous on so many levels. The seating on the streets was absolutely packed and it looked like a good atmosphere so we thought we'd give it a go. The front of house woman made ZERO effort to welcome us or suggest... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$39
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bairro Alto, Lisbon 1000-1900, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Neighbourhood: Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 the fresh grilled fish, at Príncipe do Calhariz, and later explore the dozens of streets full of bars and clubs! Whether you're visiting for a day or a whole week, make sure you visit Bairro Alto and its surroundings.
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