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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodré
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a bustling square and a gateway to many great areas of Bairro Alto and Chiado. There is a Tram 28 stop right here. In the center of the square is a great monument to 16th century poet Luis de Camoes, with a bronze...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 27 June 2018

The Praça Luís de Camões (Largo do Camões) is named after Portugal’s most famous poet. It has a very central location close to the metro and is a meeting point for locals. On the square you’ll find a Portuguese quiosque, here you can fill up...More

Thank high_low73
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Praca Luis de Camoes is always interesting to watch. Sit down at the Brasileira have a coffee or beer and enjoy watching people and musicians at this place, a very busy place.

Thank efliegner
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This is a small kiosk on the corner of a very busy square. There’s a small amount of seating which was nice. Unfortunately even though it was on the menu they were completely out of beer. We were forced to try other drinks which were...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Very busy square, the hub for all the tourist trams and for pick pockets. There is a food market some days which is particularly busy with locals on Saturdays. We couldn’t find a seat anywhere but the food on the stalls looked great. Not a...More

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 1 June 2018

A common square...nothing special here. Not big, paved, surrounded by banal buildings(only one exception, a beautiful church, Igreja do Loreto) and with a statue of Luis de Camoes in the middle. At less than 500m from here you can find Carmo Convent and Santa Justa...More

Thank zuv
Reviewed 21 May 2018

It's worth searching this square out, situated on the border between the Chiado and Biarro Alto districts for the statues of the classical Portuguese authors and the large statue and pedestal of 16th century poet Luis de Camões which dominates this small square. Its also...More

Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Lovely square near the center of town with some open space to view the grand architecture of this very beautiful city. Stroll around.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This square in Chiado area was one of the most happening squares. Always some form or the other of entertainment in progress in the evenings.

Thank traveller_prk
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is not the largest square in Lisbon but it loses nothing in its charm as a result, surrounded by shops, restaurants it is a great place to while away some time. There is a number 28 tram stop on the northern side, if you...More

Thank Andrew R
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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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