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A Ginjinha

Largo de Sao Domingos 8 | Rossio, Lisbon 1150-320, Portugal
+351 21 814 5374
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Drink up!

Its a tiny hole-in-the-wall bar that serves little shot glasses of ginjinha, which is a sweet... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John P
San Diego, California, United States
Try here the famous portuguesse Ginjinha

Mandatory to try the tipical portuguesse Ginjinha in the famous square Rossio. It is a small place... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David C
Madrid, Spain
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“cherry liquor” (57 reviews)
“sour cherries” (9 reviews)
“tiny bar” (6 reviews)
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Largo de Sao Domingos 8 | Rossio, Lisbon 1150-320, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
+351 21 814 5374
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Reviewed yesterday

Its a tiny hole-in-the-wall bar that serves little shot glasses of ginjinha, which is a sweet cherry flavored liquer native to Portugal. Each shot glass sized serving is only €1.50. Pretty good stuff! I think its meant to be sipped and savored, not shot down...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Mandatory to try the tipical portuguesse Ginjinha in the famous square Rossio. It is a small place where you can have this liquor made with cherries and taste it on the street. The Price (2017) is 1,50 EUR.

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is right in a tourist square. It's sticky with the sweet drink. Enjoy and take a bottle home as a souvenir :) It's in expensive and nothing I've experienced outside of Portugal!

Thank thecapitaltraveler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very tasty! Started and ended our evening with one of these. The place is essentially a doorway, so you have to drink it outside but soak up the culture and enjoy a shot of this cherry liqueur!.

Thank sophieamy2407
Reviewed 4 November 2017

If ever you go to Lisbon make sure you drop in to A Ginjinha - or should I say go in get a drink, take it outside to sip in the atmospheric are next to the Teatro Nacional. The place is so tiny that it...More

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Ok, so I had to see what this Ginjinha was all about. In town for a business trip, our host took us by the original Ginjinha stand, A Ginjinha. The experience was pretty neat since it was the original stand, but I was not a...More

1  Thank sf62223
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A local thing to do and a drink from Lisbon, we wanted to try it out. Line moved by quickly and had a shot. I'm not a fan of cherries though so I did not like too much.

1  Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A hole in the wall little place that sells amazing sweet sour-cherry liquor by the glass (or bottle).

1  Thank Bartosz M
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

While in Lisbon, one must visit La Ginjinha! It is just off ROSSIO Square and easy to find. The ginja is very tasty and economical. You can have a glass with or without the cherries. We had to stop there each day we were in...More

1  Thank DanBeq
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Sunny Saturday, long walks around the city center and then a relaxing Ginjinha with cherries, you don't need more.

1  Thank sirpa2017
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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