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La Rucula

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Neighbourhood:
Parque das Nacoes
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Rossio dos Olivais, Lisbon 1990-231, Portugal
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12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
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Mon - Thu 19:00 - 23:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:30
Fri - Sun 19:30 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 12:30 - 15:30
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking around and found this place with nice views We had two pizzas and a 1/2 litre of red wine for €24.10 good value We have been to Rome a few times and we always said the pizzas were out of this world But now The pizzas we got at La Rucula Lisbon Portugal were the best So... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have never eaten pizza like this before the base was so light absolute heaven it is situated along the harbour with stunning views of the bridge and cable car a must place to visit when in the business park

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Thank yogibear54
Baildon, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Great service, great pizza and even great beer! Definitely worth a visit, you will not be dissapointed. Staff were attentive, good with the kids and made it a pleasant visit. Simply cannot wait to return.... :-)

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Thank Stephen M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We were a large group and the service was perfect. Congrats to the lady who was in charge. Very assertive and always concerned. The food was excellent, from the pizzas, to the pasta and the filetos!

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Thank BravoMatos
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Not giving 5 stars just because the price is a bit high, not much, but could be a "1 star" less... Food is good, nice pizzas and Italian food in general and there's a vast choice too! Waiters are very friendly, mainly a lady called "Lena". Environment is very good, you can have a nice lunch / dinner looking at... More 

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Thank JViegas47
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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511 reviews
358 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after shopping in the Vasco da Gama shopping complex. Strolling in the sun we spotted the diners on the outside terrace so we chose to join them. A good decision. The set meal for less than 10 euro was good value considering the location. We both selected pizza and were not disappointed. Good food in... More 

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Thank GoonerGav
Slovakia
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72 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The service was nice but not too much dedicated but it was really hot so it might have influenced also the staff. The food was really good, I was very surprised. The rucula soup was very good and fillet mignon with parsley leaves and garlic was absolutely great!!!

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Thank laylalae
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Whenever I'm staying in Oriente I love the pizzas at this place. Prices are reasonable. Service is relatively good. Check it out for some nice Italian cuisine.

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Thank PPhillpot
Lagos, Portugal
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Outdated and tired restaurant.Dry overcooked ravioli.No Italian wine. Pizza ok. The outside terrace uninspired

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Thank Gunnar B
Coimbra, Portugal
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Some very mixed reviews of this place but all I can say is we had a lovely lunch sitting in the sun with great views, served promptly by very nice staff. So overall we had a very pleasant experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
Saturday
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rossio dos Olivais, Lisbon 1990-231, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Parque das Nacoes
  • Neighbourhood: Parque das Nacoes

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

Staying in Parque das Nacoes

Neighbourhood Profile
Parque das Nacoes
This neighborhood was built up at the end of the 1990s mostly because of the Expo '98. The pavilions and structures that once were the home of all the Expo's attractions and exhibits are still culturally and artistically significant. In Parque das Nações you'll explore conference and concert pavilions, a shopping center, trendy restaurants and an enjoyable cable car ride you can't miss out on. On top of this, the amazing Lisbon Oceanarium (one of the most spectacular things you'll ever see in the city) will take your breath away: its respect and will to preserve natural wildlife is uncanny. Easily accessible by metro, bus or taxi from the city center, Parque das Nações is highly recommended for anyone who'll spend more than 3 days in the Portuguese capital.
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