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Claras em Castelo

Rua Bartolomeu de Gusmao 31, Lisbon 1100-078, Portugal
+351 21 885 3071
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Rua Bartolomeu de Gusmao 31, Lisbon 1100-078, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tiny restaurant (7 tables) with excellent food and laid back friendly service by (presumably) the owner. Perfect for couples given the mellow atmosphere and the fact that the place doesn't really have space for large groups! Overall a very pleasant evening, would gladly visit again.

Thank Christos K
Reviewed 11 November 2017

On a very busy Saturday lunchtime, and without a booking, we took a chance and tried Claras em Castelo. We were lucky to grab a table. The service was relaxed, efficient, knowledgeable and friendly. There was no problem with our lack of Portugese - the...More

1  Thank GlynRB
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

All of our food was good, the pork was excellent. The rosé wine was very good too. The staff were very friendly and helpful. A sharing starter, three main courses, two desserts and 4 glasses of wine came to €66. Considering how close it is...More

1  Thank Nat2302
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We are staying at a hotel nearby and Clara's was recommended as a short walk away. It is tucked away right next to the arch leading to the Castelo de São Jorge (São Jorge Castle) and is tiny with only 6 tables for 2. The...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

From the moment we arrived to the time we left this dining experience was faultless. The proprietor could not have been more welcoming and helpful with explaining the menu and making us feel relaxed and comfortable. Even though this restaurant can only seat 12 the...More

Thank Neal B
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Our visit was everything a great meal out should be! Service was as good as any restaurant we have ever visited -anywhere! The menu is not extensive but there is still plenty of choice. Both the monkfish and the cod we ordered were delicious. The...More

Thank Comfortseeker58
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We were staying by the castle and had ventured further out, but on the last night it was forecast to rain and we had done a lot of walking, so booked one the last tables in this tiny restaurant.It is very intimate and cosy, the...More

1  Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch. Good price and excelent chicken. Good service and speaks very good english. Very good place if you visit the castle.

Thank Gustav A
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a tiny restaurant (16 places), with excellent Portuguese cuisine. Good place to eat after visiting the S. Jorge Castle. The proprietor was multi-lingual (certainly English & French + Portuguese), though the menu was not. The menu was limited, but I had no problem...More

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Although they do not have english menu, we were well informed about the choices and it was all clear. You have a choice of appr 8-10 dishes but you can make sure that anything you pick will be a good choice. Very delicious food with...More

Thank Róbert N
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standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
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9 April 2016|
Response from Rosemary F | Reviewed this property |
'phone to book table: +351 21 885 3071. It's very small, but wonderful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Bartolomeu de Gusmao 31, Lisbon 1100-078, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 885 3071
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The restaurant is open all the week After 9.15 p.m. we do not accept more customers for diner.
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