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Mercearia Castello Cafe

Rua Flores de Santa Cruz 2, Lisbon 1100-245, Portugal
+351 21 887 6111
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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10:00 - 20:00All hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua Flores de Santa Cruz 2, Lisbon 1100-245, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I am staying next door to this cafe and will be coming here every morning amazing sweets. Me and my son had the carrot & chocolate plus the custard traditional Portuguese desert not sure of the name of them but they are amazing and scrumptious....More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Beer, gin and pizza. Great light lunch, friendly staff. Top of the hill after visiting the castle. Recommend it highly

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Of course the location makes the price increase quite a bit compared to the rest of the city. Food is very particular and nice so if you want to take a break after the steps of the castle and you don't mind the high price,...More

Thank Nemy1985
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Only four stars as they forgot part of our order. Perfect lunch spot, make the effort to get 2 mins away from the castle road.

1  Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great little bar that appears to ater for mainly locals. Wide selection of beer wine, spirits and ginga at great prices. Staff are friendly and helpful. Inside is comortable and also has outside area.

1  Thank cadici
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We stopped here for a quick bite because it was very near the castle and our hotel, Solar Do Castelo. We found the service to be excellent, wine and toasts (basically sandwiches) delicious and decor charming, prices are great. Go there after touring the castle,...More

2  Thank Kai-Surfrider
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We were made to feel so at ease that we chose to eat here three times in four days! Each time something different- tostas, salads or "suggestion" - and never disappointed.

3  Thank Robin S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We ate lunch at this cafe after looking around the castle. There's a small area to sit outside the cafe and we had octopus salad and a homemade sardine patty - both were excellent, really fresh and very tasty mix of ingredients! Also very reasonably...More

Thank KMLeeds
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Stopped here for cakes and coffee while visiting the area around the Castello de S.Jorge. Really nice location, away from the crowds of tourists milling around the Castello entrance. There is an outside seating area by the castle wall, which was bathed in sunshine when...More

1  Thank brizzle1965
Reviewed 12 March 2017

fantastic quiche yesterday i had a wonderful quiche at the mercearia castelo cafe. unlike some it was light as a feather . highly reccomended.

3  Thank lizwO8443VI
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Flores de Santa Cruz 2, Lisbon 1100-245, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 887 6111
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