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Instinctus Wine

) #1,321 of 3,718 Restaurants in Lisbon ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, Portuguese,
Rua Combatentes 1a Grande Guerra 5 | Almoçageme, Lisbon 2705-030, Portugal
+351 966 440 469
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tuna” (6 reviews)
“sardines” (7 reviews)
“tapas” (5 reviews)
Open Now
01:00 - 23:00All hours
European, Portuguese, Wine Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Rua Combatentes 1a Grande Guerra 5 | Almoçageme, Lisbon 2705-030, Portugal
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Reviews (107)
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 years later I've got back and Instinctus is even better! I loved to meet Rute again, she had more different wines, more different foods but the same friendly hostess.

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s hard to describe or review this place. It’ s something completely peculiar that I had never experienced before. We were late due to a dance festival occurring in the tiny village where it is located and that did not allow us to park the...More

Thank catarina l
RuteRibas, Proprietário at Instinctus Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Bom dia Catarina, O TripAdvisor é o melhor site de aconselhamentos a todos os que viajam, pela veracidade dos reviews,...More

Reviewed 31 December 2015

Tried unsuccessfully to visit this place for lunch and we had a hard time figuring out where was it located. There is no visible sign or any other kind of indication that behind a regular door and a side window it could be hidden. It...More

1  Thank Cubafarinas
RuteRibas, Gerente at Instinctus Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2016
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Obrigada pela sua visita! A sua dificuldade em nos encontrar é porque é uma zona histórica de Lisboa, com séculos...More

Reviewed 11 December 2015

Very nice small and cozy place with friendly staff and lots of Portugese wine to taste. Only downside is that they don't have a food menu. Would recommend going there.

Thank trecakov
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

A great hideaway for wine lovers, with friendly, expert advice on Portugese wines on hand. Lovely tapas too, although priced more highly than some, given its great location.

Thank RamblingAroundAgain
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

We came across this beside the castle. Sardines, tomato, bread and olive oil was the pick of our two dishes. I also got duck rice which was very nice but go for the sardines!

Thank HMRP88
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Instinctus is a small cosy wine bar located in the Castello area. A narrow but well-thought selection of wines by glass is offered as well as some food to pair the wine with. The owner is super friendly and will take the time to provide...More

Thank HedonisteModerne
Reviewed 27 September 2014

I was in Lisboa for 6 days with a friend last week. After walking through Graca and then Castelo de Sao Jorge, we stumble across Instinctus Wine Bar while looking for a place to have lunch around the Castle. How 'le destin fait bien les...More

1  Thank 21Lily
Reviewed 18 September 2014

With only eight covers this has to be the smallest restaurants I have ever eaten in. We called in for a drink one day and returned a few nights later for tapas and wine tasting. The food is simple but excellent and the wines are...More

2  Thank BryanW52
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Instinctus specializes in wine from across Portugal and the selection is fabulous. It was a great way to learn about Portugal's wine regions. This cozy little place has just a few seats, but when we were there customers were willing to change their seating to...More

2  Thank Squeak_Squirrel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 22
European, Portuguese, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
01:00 - 23:00
01:00 - 23:00
01:00 - 23:00
01:00 - 23:00
01:00 - 23:00
01:00 - 23:00
01:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Combatentes 1a Grande Guerra 5 | Almoçageme, Lisbon 2705-030, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 966 440 469
  • E-mail
Lunch and Dinner - Wines Tasting

Food and Wine Pairing only typical portuguese flavours.

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