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Solar Antiques

Rua Dom Pedro V 68-70, Lisbon 1250-094, Portugal
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Treasure trove of tiles

What a great find! If you love decorating your home, then this place is perfect - it's a treasure... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Abbie C
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London, United Kingdom
Good stuff weird lady

We got yelled at for taking photos (didn't notice the signs) because "photos are for clients only... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
mingum
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New York
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
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“tiles” (8 reviews)
“ceramics” (2 reviews)
“centuries” (4 reviews)
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Rua Dom Pedro V 68-70, Lisbon 1250-094, Portugal
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

What a great find! If you love decorating your home, then this place is perfect - it's a treasure trove of tiles as well as other furnishings. You'll find affordable tiles here (around 15-25 euros apiece) as well as some considerably more expensive options -...More

Thank Abbie C
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We got yelled at for taking photos (didn't notice the signs) because "photos are for clients only." How did she know we weren't going to buy? Anyways we were going to buy but wanted see other options first. We returned Saturday morning at 11:30, hours...More

Thank mingum
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We were walking from our apartment to the Time Out Market and stumbled upon this great shop along the way. Perfect, we were looking for unique souvenirs to take home for us and to give to our family members and these old tiles fit the...More

Thank Root B
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This place had a ton of great things. Their inventory of old Portugese tiles was amazing. The lady who was there both times when I went in was very nice and kept asking if I had any questions. She was very helpful. Next time and...More

Thank lobbmcfarloand
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The selection on offer will be hard to beat. It is huge. Not just tiles but other ceramics and furniture as well. Sales lady is over enthusiastic which can be annoying. If it had not been for the huge selection, I would have left without...More

Thank 0rtelius
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Enough tiles are stacked in souvenir and artisan shops to fill home improvement centers many times over. But if you stroll along Rua Dom Pedro V toward the Jardim Botânico, you will pass Solar. Besides antiques, they sell salvaged building tiles, centuries old and FAR...More

Thank mmserpento
Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

this place has the most collections of antique tiles but a lady at the store is terribly rude and un knowledgeable. I have shopped there before so I went back but after that lady treated me like that, I will never open that door again!!...More

Thank pinopatrick
Reviewed 10 February 2015

We were meaning to visit a tile shop to take some home with us and happened here by chance, although it's mentioned in many tourist guides. The selection was huge and varied, the customer service from the proprietor friendly and knowledgeable and many of the...More

2  Thank elsewherehki
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We had a challenge finding this store open. When we did the daughter was watching the store for her father. Some of their mounted pieces were more expensive than another store we found, but the selection and quality of the pieces could not be beat....More

Thank ssbelltx
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Huge selection of antique ceramic tiles from 16th-19th Centuries. Authentic and colorful tiles. Somewhat pricey but probably the largest collection of Portuguese azulejos in the world. For contemporary tiles and ceramics, visit Sant'Anna at r. Do Alecrim 95, Lisbon.

6  Thank Joansbeads
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