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LX Factory | Rua Rodrigues Faria, 103, Lisbon 1300-501, Portugal
+351 967 104 142
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Faro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Take a former printing factory, keep the machines and put some tables inbetween. Add a asian flavoured menu and you have Malacca Too. There is the nice touch of having a bookstore/cafe in the same building. The food has some thai/malay/indonesian classics. Nice experience if you are into something less conventional.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This place had really lovely Asian food. It's situated in a nice old industrial building in the LX Factory (which is also a nice area). They offer a wide variation of Asian dishes. Especially the soups were amazing. Also the staff was friendly. If you walk in you can smell the quality already.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This place has a lot of great food and plenty of vegan options. It's located in the same building as the bookstore/library, which is definitely worth a visit, and you literally sit in between the old printing presses. This gives a very nice atmosphere and nicely divided the restaurant in cosy compartments. The service is very friendly and speaks decent... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I had recommended by the owner Yhoon their specialities : soft crap (malaysian) n rendang curry (malaysian indonesian).. so unreal and worth the price .. absolutely. They are sooo friendly, fast n at the end I loved their proper chocolate cake (melting inside).. the unique paper factory concept gives us a cool urban feeling. C u soon n will recommend... More 

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Thank jeandries13
Bourges, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The food was amazing, the location is great in those old factories, the place itself is located in an old print factory and they even kept some of the old machines. I went back for a second time and ordered different food and it was delicious as well.

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Redwood City
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

It was a welcome change to the bad food we had the previous evening. We enjoyed the food, very friendly service and excellent beer. I would highly recommend the place. The place is located in the hip LX Factory industrial area - a must see for those on the way to Belem Towers.

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Thank ShatranjKeKhilari
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68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is situated on the very hip terrain of LX Factory. The area is a must visit when in Lisbon. And when you're there, eat here! It's so cool, you'll be enjoying nice asian food in this former printing company! They left all the printing presses intact, and placed their seats and tables around those. Love it! As I... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Crab dish was amazing and both "Massa de arroz com camarao" e "Caril vermelho" were very good. You could see starters were home made, such as Gyosa. ;) Creative space located in an ancient printing firm (topografia in portuguese).

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Thank Ines A A
London
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72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Set in an old factory in the LX factory area, this humming Asian/Oriental restaurant retains all the presses and many photographs from its former life as a printers. Service is dedicated, swift and attentive. Prices are very reasonable - €9,50 for lunch menu. We ate aubergine with rice (delicious) and chicken and rice. The choice of puddings included passion fruit... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

i had lunch in this pretty cool place. It´s inside the industrial complex and still has lots of mashines in it (check the bar!). Every day they have a small menu for less than 6 euros. The food was very good and the waiter was super nice. The selfmade tea was okay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Malaysian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: LX Factory | Rua Rodrigues Faria, 103, Lisbon 1300-501, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 967 104 142

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