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O Arco

Rua dos Sapateiros 161-163, Lisbon 1100-577, Portugal
+351 21 346 3280
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (17 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rua dos Sapateiros 161-163, Lisbon 1100-577, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a really nice place for seafood. But it only opens until 3o'clock for lunch, please check the opening hours before you go.

Thank Vivian L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good value and tasty. It around 15 euro per person. Only the food The boss are very friendly. The staff is very good service and polite.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ambience might be enough for some to walk in and look around and then leave but the food and service is very good. Had the cataplana with the cod and it was very tasty. Recommend this place that is somewhat off the path of...More

Thank businesstravels123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our recent 4-day stay in Lisbon, we went to this place twice for dinner. We stayed at a hotel close to the restaurant so we went around 9PM for dinner on our first night and we were blown away with their Seafood rice. It's...More

Thank triptty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a quiet, set apart but comfortable place not far from the most popular Rua Augusta. There's pretty skillful and amiable service. Nice staff. We tasted a rich savoury arroz de marisco, a typical Portuguese rise soup with seafood, matched with a fresh fruity rosé...More

Thank Джакомо Б
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is tucked away in a quieter street in the busy Baixa neighbourhoodand served some of the best seafood we had while in Portugal. Quite a claim but the seafood rice was delicious, generously portioned, and quite reasonably priced. The proportion of shellfish to...More

Thank Sanjana C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Seafood Cataplana is good. It is supposed to be for a 2-pax, but they are kind enough to prepare a 1-person portion for me when I was visiting on my own. Good place to consider for your seafood dinner fix when you are in...More

Thank King L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Great service, delicious wine and fresh tasty seafood. We loved it so much we went back twice. Highly recommend the Cataplana, seafood or octopus and shrimp, both were amazing!

Thank KristenWilliams
Reviewed 24 July 2017

A small restaurant with few seats, which are difficult to get, so best to make reservations. Managed single handedly by the owner and his chefs from within, this place gives you a true sense of Portuguese food. The seafood is definitely a must. It is...More

Thank christinag732
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely seafood platter for two. Think it may be more of a lunchtime destination as they closed the doors at 9pm when we were there and was also closed on the Friday evening. A good find on our first evening.

Thank Sarah N
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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17 November 2016|
Response from Kyungdeok K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i am not the owner but only a visitor who loved the restaurant. Hope you can enjoy it too!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Sapateiros 161-163, Lisbon 1100-577, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 346 3280
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