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Sr. Fado de Alfama

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Rua dos Remedios 176 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-452, Portugal
+351 914 431 971
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (45 reviews)
“pork” (29 reviews)
“clams” (25 reviews)
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Rua dos Remedios 176 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-452, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 415 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Three stars is just above average, so this is really a 3 star review. First, the food and wine are great--choice of very typical Portuguese seafood stew or pork with clams for the entree (along with a great starter array of cheeses and meats). But...More

1  Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this as a fun outing on my boyfriend and I's first night in Lisbon. We arrived fairly early and were seated towards the kitchen. While the hosts (the family) came around to talk to everyone, I don't particularly feel that we were ever...More

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SrFado, Proprietário at Sr. Fado de Alfama, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

let's talk first of the part of the explanations, since you came only one night and we are here 9 years and we always do it! 1 - We ask if everyone speaks English, it is not you who decide if we give the explanation...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening at Sr. Fado. Lost in the heart of Alfama. The food is local and really good, you either chose the fish or meat. The place is small so you get to know your neighbors! After diner comes the Fado, it...More

Thank louiseleyre
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit to Sr. Fado was very enjoyable. Marina and Duarte were very welcoming, asking where we were from and telling us about their small farm. The restaurant was very cozy and could literally not fit one more table. Gorgeous decor on the walls and...More

Thank robinfitz26
SrFado, Proprietário at Sr. Fado de Alfama, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for choosing us and above all for having seen and felt with our hearts ....

Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was wonderful, food, hosts and Fado. We enjoyed the evening very much and even loved sitting very close to each other. The doors are closed at ten o'clock, there is no coming and going, which makes you feel like being on a private party.

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1  Thank mahummel
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a family owned establishment, where a couple and their daughter prepare/serve the food and perform the Fado. The food was amazing and the experience of Fado was wonderful We felt like family and would recommend to anyone visiting Lisbon.

Thank Brittany J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a terrific and memorable evening at Sr. Fado. The food was excellent, the hosts (owners) were courteous and welcoming! They made us feel at home. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone----but reserve ahead of time ---it is very small...More

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1  Thank Charonie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I celebrated my birthday with my kids and friends at Sr Fado. Our hosts were warm and welcoming. The ambiance was cosy. We had a great meal and of course, the wonderful music to top it off. It was both enchanting and emotional. I felt...More

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1  Thank Q1220UCcatherined
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner couple were magical! They serve the SUPER GOOD food themselves... Then both of them with another guy that plays Fado are singing, playing... Small restaurant, really well decorated with quality food. Good servie. Worth the experience! Don't forget to reserve your place!

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3  Thank Catherine N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All in all it was a very nice evening. Good food (you could choose between seafood and meat), very cozy and friendly atmosphere and the family was lovely to their guests. The fado was nice and special especially because it was in such a small...More

Thank Alain F
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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22 June 2017|
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Response from SrFado | Property representative |
Thank you very much Mr. Juca Chaves. Of course, yes, that is the dish, especially if the person is allergic to certain food. The wickedness of some people is already clear in the comment left on the page and as if it did not... More
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15 May 2017|
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Response from SrFado | Property representative |
sende email please thank you
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Hi 'darekar' Unfortunately TA don't allow to send email address... Hope still on time.... comercial(at)sr-fado Replace the space with the email symbol (at) and dot coma at the end Regs,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 47 - US$ 67
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Remedios 176 | Alfama, Lisbon 1100-452, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 914 431 971
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On off the least pretentious of Lisbon's Fado restaurants is also one of its finest. Hosts Duarte Santos and Ana Marina treat guests as family and the homely ambiance is warming and inviting. The homemade gastronomy is noted for its textures and flavours and generous portions, with the seafood cataplana (stew) a much-lauded feast. The menu is limited, but here it's all about the quality of the food. As for the entertainment, this is local fado at its most authentic -- the singers and musicians have known each other for years, and the performance is heartfelt and genuine. Quite often, diners are invited to join in which makes the evening truly memorable.
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