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Lisboa Restaurant

19 Lafayette St, Waterbury, CT 06708-3801
+1 203-754-0789
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
6 Jun 2017
“excellent food - dated decor”
26 Jan 2017
“Must try”
European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
19 Lafayette St, Waterbury, CT 06708-3801
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

The location of the place is not ideal, it feels like you are in a depressed almost abandoned section of town and having the parking lot lined with cement barrier blocks is less than inviting. Even the sign could use some freshening up. The interior...More

Thank aaronds
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We were looking for different. We found it and boy was it good. One of only a few Portuguese restaurants in the county and most are in the big met areas. The service was great, the food exceptional and by the time the evening was...More

Thank milepoint
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Gray food decor sucks. Mom and poo restaurant where the wife cooks and the husband tends bar and seating. Slow service but do go the for the food not the atmosphere. Amazing food, decor is stuck mom 1985!

1  Thank amsterdamnyc
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This was not my first visit to Lisboa Restaurant. It certainly won't be my last visit to Lisboa Restaurant. I have never been disappointed with their food. I was there with my daughter for dinner, we did not have a reservation and had to sit...More

1  Thank odh2014
Reviewed 7 December 2015

out of the way location, terrific food, good service, casual ambiance - traditional home style portuguese cooking. steaks and seafood are terrific, the house vinho verde wine is tasty. fresh bread basket, flavorful dishes, daily soup specials. desserts also traditional and good.

Thank Perspectech
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Most people would not stop or go in to this restaurant because it's in a rough industrial part of town. My client knew the area and suggested this place because of the food. This is a perfect secret. If you haven;t eaten here, you are...More

1  Thank AskDickWagner1
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Was traveling north on Route 8 in CT late after an event that unfortunately had less food than expected. We checked the Trip Advisor app for nearby restaurants and found Lisboa had great reviews, was close to the highway and was open for another 15...More

2  Thank 2Architects4Travel
Reviewed 30 December 2014

Though I have been a few times I haven't had a chance to review this wonderful Portuguese restaurant located in....well not so good of an area... but regardless of that.... the food and atmosphere inside is wonderful, I would suggest calling ahead though and reserving...More

1  Thank Josh M
Reviewed 16 October 2014

this place is set in an industrial area of Waterbury. A little difficult to find but the food was fantastic. started with grilled sausage that came out in a flaming dish. Very nice presentation and could have been a meal its self. For lunch we...More

1  Thank DS1999
Reviewed 19 November 2013 via mobile

I had dinner at Lisboa on 11/16/13 with my wife, father and brother. We had a great time. The food, paella for 3 of us and roast suckling pig were absolutely delicious. The wait staff was very attentive and helpful. Highly recommend this gem of...More

Thank PNakano933
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Lafayette St, Waterbury, CT 06708-3801
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-754-0789
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