We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Cinema Sao Jorge

Neighbourhood:
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Address: Avenida da Liberdade 175, Lisbon 1250-141, Portugal
Phone Number:
+351 21 310 3400
Website
Today
09:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 21:00

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 51 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 4
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Great pizza on the balcony

Amazing place, it was interesting to watch the people in cinema and those on the street from lovely balcony. In addition we have enjoyed really tasty pizza ( one of the best... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ElTar
,
Tel-Aviv
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 9: English reviews
Tel-Aviv
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place, it was interesting to watch the people in cinema and those on the street from lovely balcony. In addition we have enjoyed really tasty pizza ( one of the best!) with glass of wine. Very atmosphere place.

Helpful?
Thank ElTar
Bratislava, Slovakia
Level Contributor
35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great place for evening drink, or better yet, order Um Galao, coffe with lots of milk, sit on the balcony and watch evening avenida da Libertade under you

Helpful?
Thank Daniel P
Lisbon, Portugal
Level Contributor
17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

The last time I've been here was to watch a movie, in a horror movie festival, one of many events taking place in this cinema. It's not a modern place, it has history, and tons of personality. Maybe because of it, people usually feel so comfortable around.

Helpful?
Thank Anny M
Telford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
58 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We caught Tram 28 to here and took the Metro back. The site entrance is a little hard to find and 70% of tourists end up talking to a guard at the tradesman's entrance and he will only show you where to go on a paper map not a smartphone or tablet. Once in you can go off exploring in... More 

Helpful?
Thank KBRCS
1 review
Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

I came here following the map and reviews to see why in the opposite side of the real castle people wrote about the castle and its views: this is the cinema.indie, very cool place to see, grab a coffee and watch "cinema independiente". This.is not the real castle!

Helpful?
Thank Leonardo L
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2014

excellent day out. Lots of hills/stairs to get there and entrance payment is away from main gate. Queue at booking office prior to entry. Lots to see, places to eat in all a good day out.

Helpful?
Thank maggie2308
Ann Arbor, MI
Level Contributor
478 reviews
249 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2014

The castle is rather tricky to find as you walk up various streets and alleys to reach the entrance. But on the way there, it is a nice walk past old neighborhoods and churches. The castle is a great view overlooking the city. It appears to be the highest point in Lisbon. While there’s not much in the castle inside... More 

Helpful?
Thank bcsystems
Warsaw, Poland
Level Contributor
126 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2014

In spite of terrible weather I climbed the hill to see the Lisbon. It is really the great tight mosaic with thick silver border of Tag river. I made a lot of pictures from all around the place. There are nice looking bars and restaurants next to the castle. Small shops offer various local art and tourist staff.

Helpful?
Thank Krzysztof R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
80 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2013

Great place to see entire Lisbon from an elevation. If you can plan to spend around 3 hours to see the castle and to take some pictures with beautiful peacocks - an entire muster is located at the castle! Also recommend going in the morning to have the eastern sun for beautiful pictures.

Helpful?
Thank Albert Z

Travellers who viewed Cinema Sao Jorge also viewed

Lisbon, Lisbon District
Lisbon, Lisbon District
 
Lisbon, Lisbon District
 

Been to Cinema Sao Jorge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Cinema Sao Jorge and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Cinema Sao Jorge staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?

Staying in Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria

Neighbourhood Profile
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 Fado, where you'll discover the best "tascas," eat delicious fresh fish and drink great wines. Discover hidden viewpoints and ancient traces of other civilizational ruins in the heart of the Portuguese capital. These are centuries-old neighborhoods that will welcome you to the very best of old Lisbon culture.
Explore this neighbourhood