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Bistro & Brecho Gato Pardo

#19 of 3,527 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Graca & Sao Vicente
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Rua de Sao Vicente 10, Lisbon 1100-574, Portugal
+351 934 696 871
Wednesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Tue 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Sheffield
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

A wonderful bistro, small but expands onto the street when weather permits. But inside enables you to soak up the delightful atmosphere so you must book!The food is delicious with three or four specials alongside a steady menu. A lamb casserole, infused with cinnamon amongst other spices was a favourite as was the calves liver. Deserts, including a carob cake... More 

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Thank AnniSheffield
Lisbon, Portugal
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

A good place to have a nice dinner or try portuguese "petiscos". Don't miss the octupus salad, alheira or the shrimps. Expect simple dishes but amazing flavours. The waitresses are one of the best things in the house, talking different languages and being naturally nice and happy with all costumers' requests. Definitely worth the visit!

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Thank BeaRyan
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We passed this bistro a couple of times and eventually were lucky to get a table one evening. We have chosen the beef stroganoff which was incredible. I would recommend to book a table when you're in Lisbon.

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Thank Michael S
Sao Vicente, SP
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Good bistro with a beautiful view outside of the Sao Vicente church. Limited options on the menu, but I ordered pasta with octopus and it definitely worth it! Entree + main course + glass of wind was 18 euros. Apparently, the deserts, specially the chocolate cake worth a try.

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Thank anthhony88
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It is well worth a trip here just to be entertained by Mario- the charming man who served us! However the food was delicious, we had a sharing platter which was made up of wonderful Portuguese produce. On the recommendation of the group of German ladies sat next to us, we were told to try the chocolate cake that had... More 

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Thank Chloe_LovingLondon
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We had a "share platter" for two and prawn linguine and a passion fruit cake, the platter was a combination from the starters (8 types). The platter came first, it was really big and delicious especially the bresaola, the pasta was really creamy and tasty and the dessert was terrific. We had a special request for ice coffee and they... More 

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Thank Tamas H
Munich, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Mario and Werner are very very lovely. The food is very tasty and the prices are too low for the quality they are offering. We felt very welcome. Highly recommended.

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

A little off the main drag at the top of the old town district, but this is worth finding. The staff are really friendly and warm, the ambience great, and the food from an uncomplicated menu is superb. The best evening meal we had in Lisbon.

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Thank callibond
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I was annoyed my husband brought me here at first, it was a long wait and you shared tables with other people and it was very small. However the wait staff and guests were so enjoyable it was fun to enjoy something that was more of a neighborhood restaurant. Everything was delicious from appetizer to dessert it all is a... More 

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Thank Lindsay H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We had a nice dinner at bistrô gato pardo. Excellent service, a very good goat cheese with olive oil as starter, followed by cowfish (8/10) and pasta with shrimps (really good!!). A Clementine pie for desert was amazing, as the white wine of the house. All for a reasonable price.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Sao Vicente 10, Lisbon 1100-574, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Graca & Sao Vicente
  • Neighbourhood: Graca & Sao Vicente
  • Phone Number: +351 934 696 871

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Graca & Sao Vicente

Neighbourhood Profile
Graca & Sao Vicente
You can be thankful that most common travel guides don't mention Graça and São Vicente that often. Part of Lisbon's historic center and "Old Town", they feel like independent villages in the capital's center, and more untouched than Alfama. Amazing views, restaurants and parks, as well as important monuments like the S. Vicente Church and the National Pantheon, make this a spectacular option for those looking for a more tranquil walk-around in the center of Lisbon. Graça has been the choice of many younger people over the past years, both nationals and expats, given the cozy feeling of the neighborhood and its hidden secrets.
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