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A Cartuxinha

Rua das Farinhas 7 | Bairro da Mouraria, Lisbon 1100-236, Portugal
+351 964 972 956
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua das Farinhas 7 | Bairro da Mouraria, Lisbon 1100-236, Portugal
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Reviews (75)
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying nearby and wanted a simple meal. My husband's sardines were beautifully cooked and enough for two. I asked for a recommendation from our server and got the very substantial Cachupa - stew with beans and meat - enough for 3! We shared...More

Thank OK_snowbird
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Small and very cheap (for center of Lisbon) restaurant. Cost for dinner for couple with 0.5 l of house wine is about 15-17 euro. Polite staff with love to guests. Food is excellent for such price.

Thank Sergey B
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant. The food is simple and good, the price are small and the smile of the staff is priceless.

Thank Pascaline G
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

It took ages to find because we don't speak Portuguese however after perservarence we manage to find little gem. This restaurant cooks fresh food from scratch and it's just delicious. Please do try the fish cakes they are to die for. I had the pork...More

1  Thank duppy0707
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Great food. Great service. Great prices. We stumbled upon this gem on a rainy Sunday night when we came to find our desired restaurant was closed. This restaurant reminds you why you travel. It was warm, authentic and felt like you were invited into someone's...More

1  Thank jlbussman
Reviewed 26 March 2016

The food was really great and the prices were extremely affordable (1€ for appetizers, 7-9€ for large main dishes). It was all homemade African food. I took off a star because after we had been there for about 10 minutes and ordered, a man who...More

Thank VictoriaLauren
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This restaurant is small but the dishes are very good for a very good price. The menu offers many African specialties. The plates are large. There is a small selection of different wines.

Thank Massi B
Reviewed 13 August 2015

As per the title, this place seems to have closed down. It may be temporary but there was no sign saying anything about holidays and it looked like it had been shut for a while. We were looking forward to trying it so thought it...More

Thank Tristezafeliz
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

This is a great little restaurant. Lovely food and friendly people. A place tot visit for sure, if you want to avoid the touristic places. The food tastes great and very low prices. Veggie is great and the banana fries are a pleasant surprise.

Thank Heleen S
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Advised by a friend Who used to live in lisbon, we entered This truly cozy place in the truly cozy neighborhood of mouraira.the owner hailed us with smiles and kindness. We didn't reserve and until 8.30 it was easy to find a place for two...More

Thank L'Ele N
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
15:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Farinhas 7 | Bairro da Mouraria, Lisbon 1100-236, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 964 972 956
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