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Rua Engenheiro Vieira da Silva 2, Lisbon 1050-105, Portugal
+351 21 041 0600
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19:30 - 23:00
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I kept it simple, and went for my favorites: Salmon Sashimi and a California roll; excellent taste and presentation. Came with friend the night before at 9pm, couldn't find a table and were turned away, booked next morning for one at 7.30 for one, unnecessary as i was alone and as it's opening time, place was not full at all... More 

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Thank Nada Z
Lagos, Nigeria
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Japanese resturant with very good food. I really enjoyed food . the resturant is that interesting in design. Simple but the food very very good.

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Thank MohamadJr
United States
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110 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I like both shrimp and Asian cuisines and found both while staying at the Hilton Double Tree Fontana Park. Like much of the hotel, Bonsai has a color scheme of shades of black and fuchsia to celebrate Japanese culture. With food prepared by Chef Paula Carção, the restaurant gets its name from a 100-year bonsai tree in the restaurant. I... More 

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Thank DrHumbug
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186 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I am not a big fan of restaurants at hotels. But is was January 1st and almost everything was closed. So we decided to visit Bonsai. That was a very good decision. Smiling and friendly staff. The waiter had knowledge about sushi. Just take a look at the pictures. It looks great and it tasted great.

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Thank René B
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326 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Extremely well-prepared sushi with fresh and tastefull ingredients. The sushi was perfect in structure and looks. Educated and very serviceminded staff. Both menus and a la carte.

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Thank Allan K
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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

We went there for the restaurant week, entering at 9pm but got the starter after more than half an hour even if everything is set as a menu. We thought that the main course could come after the starter but no... We waited for another half an hour and then came with a dish of sushi combination and sashimi. To... More 

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Thank Dawn C
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2015

We chose this restaurant which was in our hotel as it was our last night and we had to get up early in the morning! The food itself was well presented but it lacked the taste that is typical with Japanese food. The sushi was also quite warm which didn't quite feel right. The waiter we had was very attentive... More 

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Thank Paul H
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2015

I'm not too sure whether the other reviewers had a different chef and wait staff, but this was pretty bad. I'm currently staying at the hotel and my friend and I decided we wanted some sushi. So this seemed like the perfect option. We looked at the menu on display outside of the hotel - which contained no prices whatsoever.... More 

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Thank LeeWils0n
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

I didn't have the energy to go and seek out a sushi bar tonight so opted for the Japanese restaurant at my hotel, the Bonsai at the DoubleTree Hilton (Fontana Park). I was the only person in the place it being a quiet Sunday and all but am sure my waitress Rita would have given great service if it had... More 

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Thank Allison F
Oslo, Norway
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Visited for dinner with a group of 6. Very polite and helpful. Good menu but serving was slow from the cooks. Situated in the heart of the old region. Place was fully booked. Thankful for the people

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Thank marina0207

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Engenheiro Vieira da Silva 2, Lisbon 1050-105, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 041 0600
Description
It's an intimate venue, decorated in shades of black and fuchsia, celebrating Japanese culture. Under the aegis of a 100 year old Bonsai tree you can savor the delicacies prepared by Chef Paula Carcao.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?