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Claras em Castelo

Rua Bartolomeu de Gusmao 31, Lisbon 1100-078, Portugal
+351 21 885 3071
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cheese plate” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Bartolomeu de Gusmao 31, Lisbon 1100-078, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have has dinner here several times, it is always outstanding. The restaurant can only accommodate 12 diners, so reservations are strongly advised. Every time I have been there they have to turn people away. The folk are so friendly, they are simply marvelous. The...More

Thank malcolm t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small place run by a nice couple, we found it to be just the perfect fit for our dinner experience. While she makes the best typical portuguése fish dishes, he serves the tables and will give you the best wine recommendations. Reserve ahead, and you...More

Thank Tatel C
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Such a wonderful meal and evening! We were staying for the week in a small apartment in the Castelo area of Lisbon, and Claras, right outside the castle walls, had been recommended by both our hosts; and while in Porto the week earlier we had...More

1  Thank Beth S
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Diego, how can we thank you? We loved the intimacy, the food, the ambiance, and especially the host. This is a family owned and run restaurant, and we were made to feel like family. We will be back.

Thank Nina W
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Just had our last meal in Lisbon at this restaurant and were so disappointed. We had called here the night before but they were full, so booked this evening for 7.30. At no time did he say that they would like to re-sell the table,...More

2  Thank Carole E
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We had bought some sweets to eat later on the day, so we were carrying the bags. We asked for a table to have a drink, and the waiter kept saying that he won’t give us a table because we are not allowed to eat...More

Thank Bruna H
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The friendly staff speak good English. Very different and tasty sea food dishes. Value for money is 5 stars, even that it’s in a very busy area. Enjoy!

Thank Tsvetan G
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

It only has 4 tables and yet terribly slow service, so it’s pointless having it as one of the top restaurants in Lisbon, as it isn’t really worth the wait. Very rude waitress/owner on top.

Thank paulocesarpaulo
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This tiny place was recommended to us and it was a fantastic dinner for our first evening in Lisbon. There are 4 tables so we were lucky that our early Canadian dinner habits brought us there while a table was still available. They specialize in...More

Thank shempel001
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I found this place based on good reviews after I had visited the castle and was looking for a place to have lunch. The menu was only in Portuguese but the waiter was very friendly and happy to explain all of it in English. The...More

Thank ksjoblom
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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10 April 2016|
Response from Rosemary F | Reviewed this property |
'phone to book table: +351 21 885 3071. It's very small, but wonderful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Bartolomeu de Gusmao 31, Lisbon 1100-078, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 885 3071
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The restaurant is open all the week After 9.15 p.m. we do not accept more customers for diner.
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