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We visited A Vida Portugesa to buy authentic Portuguese souvenirs. The shop is small and nicely... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
BabyBoomerCouple
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New York City, New York
Great souvenir shop

After looking for gifts in countless souvenir shops in Lisbon, we luckily stumbled across A Vida... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Leah W
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Rua Anchieta 11, Lisbon 1200-023, Portugal
Chiado & Carmo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The shop is beautiful, everywhere you look is beautiful. I did not find the salespeople particularly attentive, they were just tending to their occupation, without even a greeting .. the one I went to was in Lisbon, Chiado (smaller store). Many of the rugs, I...More

Thank nadinewct
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We visited A Vida Portugesa to buy authentic Portuguese souvenirs. The shop is small and nicely stocked with soaps, creams, tinned fish, Flor de Sel, woolens and other doo-dads. Be aware that selection is limited and prices are relatively high. Nevertheless I bought a few...More

Thank BabyBoomerCouple
Reviewed 23 May 2018

After looking for gifts in countless souvenir shops in Lisbon, we luckily stumbled across A Vida Portuguesa and were all able to find great presents for our friends and family. Recommend stopping by if you're looking for something nice to bring home from Lisbon!

Thank Leah W
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Beautiful stores selling Portuguese-made items: from blankets to soaps to olive oils. I was focused on their blankets and small rugs. Prices were reasonable compared to other stores. Gracious salespeople to assist you. They have 4 locations. Definitely a must visit!

Thank Kchou
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Beautiful store, beautiful selection of Portuguese products, something for everyone—Porto made soaps, local Flor de Sel, chocolate, tinned fish, jams, Portuguese olive oil, woven blankets, toys.

Thank Avid_w
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Expected more from this shop Logistics - easy to find near the main shopping area Assortment - we heard about the special soap here but saw that it was unnecessarily expensive and didn’t buy any. The rest of the shop was charming for Portuguese items...More

Thank Ginaaa3
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I visited the little extension of this shop at the Time Out Market. It’s small, but they manage to pack a good selection of products into the little space; I found everything I needed. The shopkeeper was warm and welcoming without being pushy or trying...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

You can buy things actually made in Lisbon and NOT China here. We bought things made of cork, pretty cans of seafood and other stuff. They have three locations in Lisbon but this one I think is the best.

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The place is great. You can find many things portugal maded: soap, chocolate, perfume and also caned sardines. Recommend the place for shopping for gifts.

Thank Danna F
Reviewed 20 September 2017

If you are in the Chiado district, go along to Rue Anchieta, 11, and you will find a wonderful gift store that has an outstanding selection of souvenir gifts - food, wine, design items and things for the home. Everything is made in Portugal. The...More

Thank Angela C
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Chiado & Carmo
The traditionally trendy "Chiado" (literally,
"squeak", the nickname of a 16th century poet) offers
plenty of cafes, restaurants and bars where you can
stop for a cafe or cocktail, after exploring its
streets, shops, art galleries, theaters, museums and
viewpoints. It's also the home to the statue of the
famous statue of portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa,
having is usual espresso at "A Brasileira" as he used
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Yes. Most shops are open on Sundays in Lisbon, not just in the malls but also in the center of town.
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