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Esperanca

Rua do Norte 95, Lisbon, Portugal
+351 21 343 2027
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (54 reviews)
“ravioli” (6 reviews)
“lemon pie” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rua do Norte 95, Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Quite good but not enough to eat for the price. What's more we had to pay 4 euros for "couverts" ( they put "free" appetisers on the table before you order and they make you pay for it if you eat them). I asked for...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice meal here on a Saturday night. Walked in and they had a table by the door. Food was solid. Limited pasta menu for meat eaters. Wine also limited to house wine by the glass and served in tumblers. Charged for bread which...More

Thank Tmcg91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was great and we loved the location. It's cozy, and the food was excellent. The mushroom starter was delicious! Pizza was also very good.

Thank Anutpoints
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this quaint place on a Friday night - hungry and tired after a long day of exploring. Super friendly and efficient service. Found us a table inside so we would be comfortable despite a busy and full place. The food was fresh and...More

Thank VAED
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This Italian restaurant was suggested in the app of our holiday suites and we were not disappointed. Friendly staff and a nice atmosphere. Great thin crust pizzas and delicious risottos and pasta. Their lemon pie is one of the best we ever had. It's a...More

Thank Ingrid D
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant with great food and service. It's not that easy to find good restaurants in Lisbon, as there are so many tourists traps everywhere, however there are a few genuine ones along Rua do Norte! We had the linguini with scallops...More

Thank Smyth1Banner
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Quite simply one of the nicest pizzas I've ever had. I had the calabrese pizza and it was perfect. My friend's truffle and mushroom pizza was also superb.

Thank StevenandClaire_12
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Busy place, with a good atmosphere and pleasant service. Super clean and fabulous food. Times of feeling it was a little cramped as the waitress had to push past me to get to the table behind, but overall a good experience.

Thank Jonnyboy2550
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I love this restaurant nice atmosphere but the food is not that great anymore. The couvert is far too expensive for what is offered. My risotto wasn't made with fresh cuttlefish and the tomato puree was canned. The pizza was too oily. It might be...More

Thank Susana S
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Tasty food. Friendly atmosphere. Reasonably priced. Highly recommend to everyone. We never repeat a visit to a restaurant when abroad as a rule, but have on this occasion.

Thank AyresBo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Norte 95, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Neighbourhood: Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
  • Phone Number: +351 21 343 2027
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