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Canto da Vila

Largo do Limoeiro 2 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-307, Portugal
+351 21 886 4081
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Largo do Limoeiro 2 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-307, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This little restaurant was a great find here in Lisbon. The ambient is cozy, the staff friendly and helpful, the food great and the prices reasonable. You can expect a main dish from 10 to 20 eur with a very affordable menu that includes a...More

Thank Tomislav N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is close to the river bank and metro station. Service is kind and very helpful. The presentation of and composition of dishes is very nice. Quality of ingredients is good. What I was missing is lack of spices, this way the hamburger was...More

Thank Maciej C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mother and I came across this little restaurant on our way down from the Miradouro das Portas and stopped just for a drink but were tempted by the menu. This ended up being one of our best meals in Lisbon! My mother had her...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, great service and great sangria! It's a bit small so either get there earlier than the lunch rush or make a reservation.

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was quick and friendly. We had bread, olives so fresh that they tasted like they were just plucked off the tree and some beet spread that I would love to have more of. I had a pasta dish with eggplant and tomato sauce that...More

Thank Alison D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty, good quality food and friendly service. I had the salmon tagliatelle and my boyfriend had the steak both yummy. The chocolate and coffee mousse for dessert was also delicious. Definitely recommend!

Thank Rosiehwebb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, very friendly staff, the interior has an amazing atmosphere, awesome Portugeese craft beers! Desserts were also unbelivebly delicious! This place is is must try! Highly recommended!

Thank Pyrasthus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for an atmospheric restaurant with bohemian charm this is it. I thought the service was delightful, food delicious, like grandma would make. On a nice day you can sit outside their vine covered walled restaurant and soak up the activity outside...More

Thank Kai-Surfrider
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend recommended Canto da vila and what a great recommendation. This small restaurant in Alfama district of Lisbon had an authentic neighborhood ambience, terrific food, great service and all at a very reasonable price. Our best meal in Lisboa!

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Way to hasty, friendly, but no time to enjoy anything. We got our main dishes while we had not even finished our starters. Our table was halfway our main course already given away to the next couple. A shame, could be much better.

Thank thijsde
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Limoeiro 2 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-307, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 886 4081
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