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Cafe A Brasileira

) #1,101 of 3,717 Restaurants in Lisbon $$ - $$$ , Cafe, European
Rua Garrett 120, Lisbon 1200-205, Portugal
+351 21 346 9541
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (12 reviews)
“cakes” (17 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rua Garrett 120, Lisbon 1200-205, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 445 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I can't say too much about the food, but the location is great during the day or at night for grabbing a coffee or beer and people watching outside.

Thank CanadianBaby
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service is unbelievably slow and the pastries are lousy. However, if you just want to sip coffee and watch the world go by while you sit at a sidewalk table, then perhaps Cafe A Brasileira will do.

Thank DerAlteBach
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is absolutely awful; do not go here. While ordering a coffee, the staff passed us by with leaking trash bags leaving the nasty "trash juice" all over the floor and our shoes/legs. There was no apology or whatsoever. This place has no hygiene,...More

Thank Martin V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Omijac kawa z proszku. Jajko i boczek zimne. / Dont go there they serve instant coffe egg and beacon were cold.

Thank Łukasz Ż
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Historical Cafe' lovely atmosphere. Pessao was a client and wrote more than poem. Price very, very cheap,

Thank Maddalena1958
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This really is just a tourist trap. Avoid if you are going just for coffee. It is nice to tick it off the list perhaps but found it crowded and too hot.

Thank DaveN78
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Brasileria Café dated the beginning of the 20th century. It's got a beautiful art-deco façade and beautiful painting inside. However it's very popular with tourists and it's hard to find a seat here.

Thank Sharon_zz
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We stopped here after spending all day walking around Lisbon and we were not disappointed. This cafe has a great atmosphere and there's lots going on all the time. Great coffee, great service, and great nata!

Thank SLKmaniac
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I went here at 9;30 on a Sunday morning and immediately wished I had arrived at 8:00 when it opened. All the tables outside were full, but I didn't care because I wanted to sit inside anyway. The decor is art deco and really cool....More

Thank ATbackpacker
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I regretted that I visited the cafe only because of its name. The food was waaay below average. The service is ignorant and bad. Avoid! Ufff...

Thank tom908
Nearby
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 02:00
Monday
08:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 02:00
Thursday
08:00 - 02:00
Friday
08:00 - 02:00
Saturday
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Garrett 120, Lisbon 1200-205, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Chiado & Carmo
  • Neighbourhood: Chiado & Carmo
  • Phone Number: +351 21 346 9541
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