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Descobre

#97 of 3,630 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Belem
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Rua Bartolomeu Dias 65/69, Lisbon 1400-027, Portugal
+351 21 805 6461
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Naples, Italy
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our meat dishes were cooked to perfection and just the right spices. I had the cod. The restaurant had a very friendly atmosphere and since we ate early when there were no other customers, we got to eat with the cooks and some of the family who own the restaurant and that was really great. All of the food we... More 

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Thank Serenatasi
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Difficult location, Food without flavor and very expensive. The worse thing is the unfair practice in this restaurant to charge the olive oil. Unbelievable and unacceptable.

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Cascais, Portugal
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Lunch. Food is traditional Portuguese dishes elevated to the next level. Elegant surroundings, also wine and other gourmet items for sale. Very tasty food, Pork roast, lamb stew, cumin flavored rice and açorda with spinach. Figs in wine and vanilla ice cream for desert. Good bottle of Alenteju. Good service and well worth it. For lunch we could have... More 

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Thank Markjs12
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Descobre, is a nice restaurant, that you enter through a small shop, full of fine portuguese wines, olive oil, sweets and cheese. The food is quite good and the service efficient and nice. The location, near Jerónimos, CCB and the Belém area is also quite good. Recommended.

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Thank João P
Los Angeles, California
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

While visiting Belem we had lunch at Descobre, a very fresh and modern restaurant with a nice traditional Portuguese menu. The food was very nicely done and served quickly and nicely.

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Thank omc3
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

very happy to say that we really enjoyed celebrate our friends birthday here. The very good service and food make us so happy. The wines were perfectly paired and we could even buy some special one that we can not find easily. Restaurant to visit more regularly. thanks

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Thank Menanda
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4 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The grilled octopus was very nice, dessert was delicious. Maybe a bit pricey, but highly recommended.

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Thank Richárd K
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place to eat. Calm and good service. The average price, per person, with starters and bootle of wine is €30,00. In this restaurant the side dishes are not included, which is not normal for a Portuguese restaurant. Anyway it is a really nice restaurant to go and experience it. In this place I taste the best octopus I ever... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Very happy we found this place. The food is really good and the price is also affordable. Would recommend it!

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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312 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is stylish yet cosy restaurant, which looks recently renovated - has the feel of a lovely stone vault, with golden stone, beautifully lit. The menu is extensive and we opted for a collection of the generously portioned starters, all of which were very fine indeed. Very fine clams in parsley and garlic, chicken in Perreira sauce, fantastic prawns 'Descobre'... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Bartolomeu Dias 65/69, Lisbon 1400-027, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Belem
  • Neighbourhood: Belem
  • Phone Number: +351 21 805 6461

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Belem

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Belem
Belém is the "capital of the Portuguese Discoveries" and a photographer's paradise. You can spend an entire day exploring this neighborhood: monuments (Jerónimos Monastery, Belém Tower, Monument to the Discoveries), museums (Coach Museum, Centro Cultural de Belém) and breathtaking views of the Tagus river will make your visit worth your time. Belém also offers a variety of restaurants and cafes, namely the famous - and delicious - "Pastéis de Belém" (typical Portuguese custard tarts; make sure you buy an extra box of those!). Easily accessible from Lisbon's historic center, Belém is a must-do, especially if you're spending more than one day visiting the Portuguese capital.
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