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Velha Gaiteira

Rua das Pedras Negras 17, Lisbon 1100-401, Portugal
+351 21 886 5046
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua das Pedras Negras 17, Lisbon 1100-401, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here for our last night in Lisbon. It was simply great and incredibly cheap. Food here is simple but very good and of high quality. Prepare yourself for very large portions (and I mean very large). The service was really nice and accurate,...More

Thank Lorenzo C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really great restaurant/bar staffed by two busy but very polite Portuguese gentlemen. Great food at extremely reasonable prices (particularly considering Lisbon prices). The €9 set menu is incredible value. The service is not speedy so be prepared to spend over an hour here but when...More

Thank MarcCass
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Very good food on a reasonable prices. The meals were very big and the waitress was extremely polite!

Thank Ivan C
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The fish is great, the portions are really big, the prices are low (sea bass 9 euro, salmon 11 euro, potatoes and salad are included), the staff are friendly. Good place for having dinner! We first came at 18.30, but they said in the dinner...More

Thank Adorable3
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We walked past this place after we'd eaten one evening. It looked busy and popular so we decided to try it the next night. We weren't disappointed! We had the set menu of the day and it was delicious. Three courses with wine and an...More

Thank buffaloWiltshire_UK
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Took some time to find this restaurant. Arrived and was requested to wait for 30 mins. This was at 1330 hours. Had a few drinks. Order was taken at 2 pm. Food was nice. Healthy portion size. Soup could not be consumed. Avoid. Fish with...More

Thank Bhagwan72
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

I 've been having a meal in A Velha Gaiteira for 3 times in a week. It was excellent! I loved the food, it was delicious. The staff was very kind and friendly. Without a shadow of a doubt, I will return there to have...More

Thank iriacaldebarcos
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

It is a lovely place with very comfortable sofas and chairs. We ordered a traditional desert, coffees and hot chocolate. It was all very nice, expect of the hot chocolate which was like a pudding. Overall, it was a very warm and nice place. We...More

Thank Marianthi_Kall
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We felt fooled by the reviews of this place, thinking you could get tasty food for a decent price at a not too touristy place. The staff is super friendly and the restaurant has a family restaurant atmosphere. They have a very good deal price...More

Thank patricel846
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Very friendy service..good explanaition of the menu...good quality food for honest price. No nonsense place.. a real recommondatation if you want to avoid tourist traps

Thank patsy D
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Pedras Negras 17, Lisbon 1100-401, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 886 5046
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Perto da Sé de Lisboa, a Velha Gaiteira é um espaço a não perder. Aqui pode experienciar os mais variados sabores ibéricos, acompanhados com vinhos das melhores regiões portuguesas, seja numa refeição ou num petisco/tapas no decorrer da noite.Um espaço familiar e acolhedor, com duas salas, que proporciona o convívio entre amigos e novos conhecidos bem como a partilha de experiências num ambiente multicultural. Disponibilizamos acesso gratuito à internet por wi-fi.
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