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“As good as already tested before”

A Licorista O Bacalhoeiro
Ranked #751 of 5,025 Restaurants in Lisbon
Price range: US$10 - US$15
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
Reviewed 1 May 2014

The judgement is almost the same as the first one, good service by Senhor Miguel as good food, only much more crowded that we remind, good for the restaurant but worse for the customers. Sardinhas are definitively good as the very fresh salmao, good portions and reasonable price (average 30 EUR including drinks and desserts). Just a note, pay attention if the starters are charged even if you didn't eat them, it can be that they will be charged "by mistake".

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Reviewed 12 April 2014

Considering its location, I was afraid this restaurant was going to be touristy, but we were quite surprised. They first bring you appetizers (you pay for whatever you eat). We didn't eat anything but the octopus salad but it was great - light and refreshing, very we'll done. My boyfriend doesn't like octopus but he loved this salad. For dinner, I had the grilled bacalhau and he had the Brazilian steak. They were both delicious and huge portions. We also split a liter of their house wine which was only 5€ a bottle. Our whole meal came to be around 30€ total. Great value with huge portions - would definitely recommend.

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Thank Jessie K
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Reviewed 10 April 2014

My boyfriend and I went to this place for lunch based on the Trip Advisor reviews we read. We had a pitcher of sangria and I ordered the mixed pork plate and my boyfriend ordered the grilled cod. The portions were big! I couldn't finish everything on my plate. The food was good and the price was reasonable.

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Thank Sndvl
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

When you have to queue to get into a restaurant that's already full to overflowing with local diners, chances are you are onto a good thing - and that certainly proved to be the case with this restaurant. We were fortunate enough to be sitting beside someone who knew the menu and advised us to shy away from the tourist offerings, and opt for the daily specials. We just wish we'd been hungry enough to do it justice as portions are huge. Lamb cutlets (around eight of them) were tasty and sweet, and the mixed meat plate was interesting (!) with lamb's tongue, pork belly, black pudding, sausage etc on a bed of cabbage. Not for the fainthearted, and definitely vegetarian hell, but good, plain food served without any pretensions. All washed down with some decent local plonk and rocket-fuel strength coffee.

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Thank Caroline M
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Reviewed 28 March 2014

We went to this restaurant two nights running and found both the food and the service to be the best we tried in Lisbon. Excellent value for money, good menu choice and friendly helpful staff.

You can't go wrong if you are looking for a good meal in the Baixa. They are also one of the few restaurants in the area that don't need to stand in the street touting for business so that must say something !

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Thank Julie A
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