International Cuisine

If you are in Lisbon and you wish to taste dishes from all over the world, you will find it very easy. From Mediterranean food to Nordic flavors and Brazilian feijoada, you will be able to find a bit of everything in Lisbon. Because of its ex-colonies immigrants, Lisbon is probably the best capital in Europe to try African and Brazilian cuisine.


A Moamba

For those who wish to explore "the little Angola" in Lisbon through Angolan dishes, this is the right address!

  • +351 21 363 03 10
  • Rua Fradesso da Silveira, 75
  • Every day except Sundays from 12.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. and from 7.00 p.m. to 10.30 p.m.


Las Brasitas

Here you can taste the Argentinian specialities always with the highest quality. Combined with an excellence service, the hot colours of the restaurant provide a pleasant and cosy environment.

  • +351 21 396 06 47
  • Doca Sto. Amaro, Arm. 16
  • +351 21 386 26 70
  • Rua Artilharia Um,51,lj L, Pateo Bagatela, Amoreiras
  • Until 2.00 a.m.

Siga La Vaca

One of the best Argentinian restaurants in the town, specialises in grilled meat.

  • +351 21 312 25 92
  • Rua D.Estefânia, 195, Saldanha


A Travessa

There are special restaurants which you leave with pleasant feelings and wish to return once again. This small Belgian restaurant will for sure awake such feelings. Don´t miss its specialities with, of course, Belgian beer!

  • +351 21 390 20 34
  • Tv. do Convento das Bernardas, 12, Lapa
  • Everyday except Sundays



With a tropical decoration, this restaurant is what Brazilians call a "Rodízio", which means basically, a place on which you can try many different types of meat, that came literally to your dish, until you are about to explode. The secret on these types of restaurants is for you to control yourself, as generally, the best meats come at the end, when the first time visitor is already full. Besides the meat, you can eat as much as you can from the buffet, including salads, black beans and fried banana. You have five addresses to choose from in Lisbon.

  • +351 21 840 07 84
  • Av. de Roma, 90 D
  • +351 21 793 98 64
  • Campo Pequeno
  • +351 21 840 07 84
  • Largo do Carmo, 16-17
  • +351 21 847 65 67
  • Pç. Chile, 8 A
  • +351 21 895 22 22
  • Rossio dos Olivais (Parque das Nações)
  • Everyday from 12.00a.m. to 4.00p.m. and 7.00p.m. to 12.00p.m.

Atira-te ao Rio

On the south margin of the Tagus river, with a beautiful view of Lisbon, this is a must for those who want to offer someone a romantic dinner. After you leave from the boat in Cacilhas, just turn right and follow the river. Soon you will see the tables, covered with candles, signaling the restaurant.

  • +351 21 275 13 80
  • +351 21 272 18 10
  • Cais do Ginjal, nº 69/70
  • Tuesday to Sunday, from 1.00p.m. to 4.00p.m. and 8.00p.m. to 12.00p.m.
  • Cacilhas

Cape Verdean


Opened in 1976 by a well-known Cape Verdean band, En´Clave combines genuine Cape Verde cuisine with intoxicating African music. En´Claves specialities include Moamba and Kalulu (Angolan dishes),delicious Tuna Steak, Cafriela, Mancarra Broth, the famous Capeverdean Cachupa and the Môdje of Manêl Antône.

  • +351 21 388 87 38
  • +351 21 388 87 38
  • Rua do Sol ao Rato, nº 71 A, Campo de Ourique
  • Every day From 8.00p.m. until 4.00a.m. Closed on Tuesdays.



Among all the other Chinese restaurants, it is the best in the town. If you like Chinese food, don't miss it!

  • +351 21 395 86 61
  • Cais Rocha Conde de Óbidos, Santos


La Gloria Cubana

Partly owned by the Cuban State, La Gloria Cubana offers genuine Cuban food and live music every night.

  • +351 21 395 59 77
  • R. João Oliveira Miguéis, 48, Alcântara
  • Every day from 7.30p.m. until 2.00a.m. Closed on Sundays.



Very colorful decoration and great Mexican food. During summer time is perfect, since it is near the river. Just 5 minutes walking from Belém, downstream.

  • +351 21 301 15 22
  • Passeio Marítimo de Algés (Algés) - Edf. La Siesta

Casa México

This very colorful restaurant serves a delicious range of Mexican food;tacos, tortillas, chillies, and "tampiqueña-style meat and spicy dishes.

  • +351 21 396 55 00
  • Av D. Carlos I, 140
  • Sundays to Wednesday from 8.00 p.m. to 1.00 a.m. and Thursdays to Saturdays from from 8.00 p.m. to 2.00 a.m.


Cervejaria Alemã

Cervejaria Alemã is a cosy restaurant which offers an excellent service. Since 1927 German Cuisine is served in this historical restaurant, Cervejaria Alemã, a place where Germanic traditions are taken seriously. As traditional German dishes, in Cervejaria Alemã you will find a variety of Beers, Sausages, Choucroute and Rissling, white german wine, amongst other german specialities that makes one's mouth watery.

  • +351 21 342 29 16
  • Rua do Alecrim, nº 23
  • Every day except Sunday from 12.00 p.m. to 11 p.m.



A Pizzeria, hidden in Chiado, owned by a real Italian. Great for those summer days, as you can eat in a fresh patio. Great food served in huge portions.

  • +351 21 342 15 00
  • Rua Garrett, 19, Chiado
  • [email protected]
  • Monday to Saturday, from 12.30a.m. to 15.30p.m. and 19.30p.m. to 12.00p.m. Closed on mondays at lunch time.

Casa Nostra

Situated in a hidden street of Bairro Alto, this hip, postmodern restaurant serves delicious homemade pastas and several versions of grilled meat.A favorite dessert surely is Sicilian-style tramisu. Don´t forget to book your table several hours in advance!

  • +351 21 342 59 31
  • Rua de Rosa 84-90, Bairro Alto
  • Every day from 12.30a.m. to 2.30 p.m / 8.00 p.m. to 11.00 p.m. Closed on Saturday lunchtime and Monday all day.

Il Gatto Pardo

Located in the Hotel Dom Pedro, this is the most stylish Italian restaurant in the city. Everything in the restaurant including staff members are imported from Italy. If you are looking for a true Italian experience, this is the right address.

  • +351 21 389 66 00
  • In the Hotel Dom Pedro, Av. Engenheiro, Duarte Pacheco, Amoreiras
  • Every day 12.30-3.00p.m. and 8.00-11.00p.m.

A Góndola

The oldest Italian restaurant in the city. Although the decoration is not very exciting, the price and the service make a full dinner quite a buy. The restaurant is convenient to the Gulbenkian Museum.

  • +351 21 797 04 26
  • Av. Berna 64
  • Every day Mon-Sat 12.30-3.00p.m. and 7.30-10.30p.m.


The biggest pizzeria in Iberian Peninsula.

  • +351 21 395 59 77
  • Rua João de Oliveira Miguens, nº 48


Aya II

Contrary to old Aya, this new restaurant has a more pleasant atmosphere. Efficient service. Reservation recommended.

  • +351 21 727 11 55
  • Galerias Twin Towers,Loja 1-56, Rua Campolide 351, Sete Rios
  • Every day 12.30-2.30p.m. and 7.30-10.30p.m.

Rock´n Sushi

Relaxed atmosphere. The international staff is ready for your "Japanese dreams". Buffet at lunch.

  • +351 21 362 05 13
  • R.Fradesso da Silveira, bloco C, Lj.5, Edifício Alcântara Rio
  • [email protected]
  • Every day 12.00 to 2.00a.m.


El Gordo

One of the most famous Spanish restaurants in Lisbon. Dinner is served until 2.00a.m! Dream with tapas!

  • +351 21 342 42 66
  • Rua de S. Boaventura, 16, Bairro Alto
  • Every day from 7.00p.m. until 2.00a.m. Closed on Wednesdays.

Barra Ibérica

One of the few tapas restaurants in Lisbon.With its colorful decoration, the restaurante serves a great variety of tapas.Don't forget to leave some space in your stomach for the delicious desserts!

  • +351 21 362 60 10
  • Calçada da Ajuda 250
  • Every day from 7.30p.m. until 1.00a.m. Closed on Sundays.


Galloping Hogan´s

Opened in 2002, Galloping Hogan’s is one of the recent Irish restaurant/bars of Lisbon and is probably the best with its Celtic gastronomy. Offers lunches and dinners and live music every night.

  • +351 21 886 98 60
  • Rua dos Bacalhoeiros, 4 A-C, Baixa
  • Sundays and Wednesdays between 12.00 p.m. and 2.00 a.m.; Thursdays from 12.00 p.m. to 3.00 a.m.; Fridays and Saturday s from 12.00 p.m. and 4.00 a.m.


The first restaurant was opened in 2000 in Parque das Nações that inspired four restaurants to be opened later on. Just like the majority of the Irish pubs, Irish& Co has an informal atmosphere, good service, live music and of course tasty dark beer.

  • +351 21 894 05 58
  • Rua da Pimenta 17-21 (Parque das Nações)
  • Open every day except Mondays from 12.30 p.m. to 4.00 a.m.