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Cantinho Lusitano

Rua dos Prazeres 52, Lisbon 1200-355, Portugal
+351 21 806 5185
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef” (49 reviews)
“tapas” (79 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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Rua dos Prazeres 52, Lisbon 1200-355, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 546 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I had read reviews of Cantinho Lusitano prior to arriving in Lisbon and had contacted the restaurant to see if they would accommodate solo diners (knowing that the restaurant seats only about 20 people total). I received an immediate affirmative response and made a reservation...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visiting with family; the food was very good in this tiny place; booking is essential or you won't get in. Recommend ordering everything on the menu (as we did as there was a few of us!). In particular they have a good (but small) wine...More

1  Thank stevedwalton
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lucky for us only 1 minute’s walk from our fabulous apartment : thank you On Host for recommendation. The waiter advised and got it spot on! The food was fabulous. It was relaxed and entertaining! We had a starter, 4 mains, 2 small beers and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked in having read the reviews on TripAdvisor and were not disappointed. A lovely family run restaurant with a relaxed vibe and good food - just what we were looking for. Perfect final night in Lisbon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although is a tiny place the food is delicious and the staff super friendly. Super recommend but you need to book in advance!

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1  Thank Lilian_Nira
Reviewed 1 week ago

They had some technical glitch so that when we arrived for our reservations it was closed. They had sent an email an hour prior to our reservation but I didn't check my email. I emailed them my disappointment and they said sorry 20 times but...More

1  Thank JeffreyPedersen
JNoronha, Proprietário at Cantinho Lusitano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Your disapointment is more than justified. And once again we apologize for ruining your night with something that it was out of our control. As we explained we had a full house that night and had to cancel all reservations...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A small and cosy restaurant. Only 18 seats, what is a typical thing for Lisbon. You can choose from a different types of tapas (with meat, fish, ect.). We were 5 people and we ordered 9 dishes, what was more than enough for us. Very...More

Thank Vesi Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't miss this place when you are in Lisbon: The small old place with wooden tables and chairs, the portuguese food (petiscos so you can share more) and wines and the kindness of the guy who welcomes you and serves you. The prices are...More

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1  Thank daniel166-61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was my first meal in Lisbon and it was a great experience. The service was amazing as our server took the time to explain and answer my questions. The tapas was great and very tasty. Would recommend!

1  Thank Marc C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have just had a lovely meal here. We had the prawns, goat’s cheese, cod and beef preceded by olives, bread and garlic butter. We drank a bottle of the cheapest white wine, sparkling water and a small draught lager. Everything was...More

1  Thank diddlers2017
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AlexSea
20 August 2016|
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Response from Joyce C | Reviewed this property |
My boyfriend and I visited in May and we walked everywhere and found Lisbon to be very safe. The only thing is it's very hilly and there are a lot of small streets that you can get lost in.
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coleen w
18 July 2016|
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Response from Karenteresa | Reviewed this property |
I contacted them via their Facebook page and was able to book a table for 10. Just had to fit the time around them. Definitely the best meal of the trip and such a lovely couple.
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VT_Hokie68
4 May 2016|
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Response from JNoronha | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your being interested in our place. We accept all credit cards excect American Express. Best Regards, Cantinho Lusitano
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 34
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Prazeres 52, Lisbon 1200-355, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Principe Real
  • Neighbourhood: Principe Real
  • Phone Number: +351 21 806 5185
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Description
Small restaurant dedicated to the Portuguese cuisine with careful choice of snacks, wines and delicatessen
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