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#852 of 2,729 European in Lisbon
#1,170 of 4,500 Restaurants in Lisbon
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Portuguese, European
Lunch, Dinner
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In Lisbon, mainly in the poor districts existed many tascas (word for humble eating places). With the development and also due to the Tourism Industry many of those places disappeared and were turned into restaurants. This one still keeps many of the characteristics from the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 27 February 2020 via mobile

Terrific place! Not enough words to explain how sad a dinner can be-ruined by a silly waiter. As foreigners we were not aware that if we are having dinner have to take a seat on tables with the paper covers, otherwise it means that you...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 26 October 2019

TThis restaurant is near Sta Apolonia railway station and looks typical Portuguese (we have lived in PT for 15 years). We arrived at 11.45 and ordered the meal of the day. In PT this means it is already made so is very quickly served. We...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 4 August 2019

We came here given we were hungry and Ready for a lunch, not wanting to go somewhere touristy, and were not dissapointes. Duarte who served us and if not mistaken is also the owner explained to us the different dishes. In the restaurant were mainly...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Location is tiny and very basic and everything should be cleaned a bit more carefully, but it is a great experience eating with the locals. Food was very tasty and cheap, total of 25 in two: we ordered sardines and some other fish, house wine,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Great family restaurant. Affordable local food. Good wine and sardinhas. Small and simple but delicious food. Worth having lunch there were visiting Lisbon

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Our AirBnB was right around the corner and our host highly recommended this cheap eatery to us. Seafood meal were really fresh, my boyfriend and I both enjoyed our dishes, but they're on the salty side. It's a small restaurant filled with locals. Waiter (or...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I have visited this restaurant since it was located right next to my accommodation and wanted to take away food for home. Even tough they didn't offer take away food, the owner was so kind that packed my food. Chicken with rice and potatoes-so delicious...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The owner is very welcoming and notice all detailed need. The food is tasty at surprising inexpensive price, the house wine as well. It feels like having meal at the diner at the corner close to home where you go 4 days in a week.

Date of visit: September 2017
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice food and balance between price and quality. The Arroz doce is a must try desert. If you like genuine and simple place you have to try this restaurant.

Date of visit: March 2017
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  • Restaurante Sardinha is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5