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Restaurante Milano

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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
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Rua das Portas de Santo Antao 40, Lisbon 1150-268, Portugal
+351 21 342 0134
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Dorset
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226 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A city centre restaurant used mainly by tourists. English is spoken. Both our meals were excellent. Perhaps more expensive than our other dining experiences in Lisbon but still considered good value and enjoyable. Thoroughly recommended.

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Chicago, Il
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Frequently I travel alone and just as frequently I am treated as a lesser visitor. Not the case here. I was made to feel as welcome as the groups if four or six. The food was good, not special or elegant. But very typical of real Portugal. Tasty boiled potatoes and crispy fried fresh calamari. And a very generous pour... More 

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Usually when you step into such restaurants ,that we call touristic traps,you are prepared from the best..to the worse! We were lucky because we had no time to search for something more traditional Portugese and we had generally a nice dinner at Milano restaurant. We ordered the veal sirloin grilled and one more fried veal with sauce from olive oil,garlick... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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56 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

As a Portuguese I feel very sorry when I am confronted with the abuse of tourism that is reflected in a high price for poor service, poorly confessed food and little. It is a pity. Site to avoid ...

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Thank Catarina R
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97 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Let's face it- food typical for Portugal is not pretty, but very delicious! In this restaurant we have the same situation- food looked average (at best!) but it was so delicious, soft and full of flavour at the same time. Plus they serve really nice starters. Prices reasonable.

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Thank ruda_ms
Singapore
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88 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Another of those so-called tourist traps slammed by the tourists. Yes, like so many of the sidewalk restaurants in Lisbon, there was a hustler outside by the sidewalk trying to convince you to go into the restaurant. I guess this is the way of life here. I decided to give this restaurant a try because the hustler was pretty friendly,... More 

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Boston
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119 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We understand that the location is more than the food. We just need to have something to eat for late lunch or early dinner. The beer quenched our thirst. My octopus dish is surprisingly tasty but the other seafood rice dish is a miss. Our two next tables' customers had one with good time and the other not so good.... More 

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Beijing
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I ordered peri peri chicken and my wife had clams. The bones and a bit of chicken flesh duly appeared with cold flaccid chips. My wife said her clams were over cooked. I pointed out the chicken skeleton to the girl server, she just shrugged. I think they must have taken the meat for another dish. We didn't leave a... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I have to admit. This wasn't what we expected. It's on a stretch of a street I would define as a tourist trap, with people trying to get you into their restaurants. Quite annoying really. . The service was amazing. The lady who served us was so friendly. The food was slow to come out but well worth it and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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127 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This restaurant is on a street with many other restaurants which flavor tourists. The food here was average. My meal (salmon) was good but my wife's steak was not so good. The prices are reasonable and the service decent.

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Thank John B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$24
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Portas de Santo Antao 40, Lisbon 1150-268, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 342 0134

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores

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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site, Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply "Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755 earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the imponent Praça do Comércio and its Arch, the luxury shops along the Avenida da Liberdade, this is the beating heart of the city center. The Baixa also grants easy access to trains leading to Sintra, the trams that go around the Castle hill, old neighborhoods or even take you to Belém, and Lisbon's traditional restaurants and cafes. Considering a visit to the Fashion and Design Museum (free entrance) and don't forget to try the famous liquor, "ginjinha"!
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