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Populi Caffe & Restaurant

) #178 of 3,750 Restaurants in Lisbon $$ - $$$ , Mediterranean, Portuguese
Ala Nascente Terreiro do Paco, 85/86 | Next door to the Renova Sexiest W.C. on Earth, Lisbon 1100-148, Portugal
+351 21 887 7395
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“octopus” (24 reviews)
“cod” (20 reviews)
“risotto” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Ala Nascente Terreiro do Paco, 85/86 | Next door to the Renova Sexiest W.C. on Earth, Lisbon 1100-148, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The best moment to eat there is evening ! Delicious food , really good location, best view when you sitting outside for lighted Praça do Comércio and mostly important helpful and friendly staff. An array of dishes and professional drinks, which you never forget. You...More

1  Thank Ola R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great cocktails, fantastic setting. What more could you want 😊would definitely recommend.

Thank Siobhain L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dine alfresco on a nice day! Great place to people watching. Service was very attentive. I arrived during lunchtime and took advantage of the all day happy hour. The cocktail special was the "San Francisco" for 5 euros - it was delicious! It you want...More

2  Thank Forsythia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the sea platter, lovely wine and cheese as dessert! And all glutenfree! Great service , No standard talk but real interest in the Customer and good advice! Go there when you are in Lisboa!

1  Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for somewhere to have our final meal in Lisbon before heading to the airport and home to Scotland. We struck it lucky when we found this restaurant. Our waiter, Lucas, made us very welcome and couldn't have been more helpful or friendly....More

1  Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location although there were some building works which very slightly spoilt the outside look. Service was excellent and couldn't be faulted. Menu was extensive and we chose a set meal. Very nice indeed. Portion size was perfect but I must say my cod dish...More

1  Thank Sabine E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came for dinner at the start of a weeks holiday in Lisbon and loved it so much we came back for our final night. Even though it was 5 nights later they remembered us and treated us like royalty! such good food and excellent service!

1  Thank Clare A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner. Fantastic location facing one of the most gorgeous squares in Europe. Attentive service and waiters provide good recommendations. Really enjoyed the clams and wine!

1  Thank SGTTW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have searched for good restaurant near the water and Populi fits the bill. good food, good music from a roving jazz band and excellent staff; especially Lucas.

1  Thank HClare
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out for dinner with some friends and Populi just simply made everything a fantastic experience! Our waiter Lucas was truly awesome, super friendly with great recommendations, totally coming back!

2  Thank clarisseledoux
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gpp_11
27 August 2015|
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Response from João P | Property representative |
Good morning, Our restaurant served Starters inspired on Portuguese traditional food , called Petiscos ( tapas), witch include cheese, smoked ham , slices of beef with pickles, shrimps in a garlic sauce, cod pastry,etc... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 02:00
Monday
09:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 02:00
Thursday
09:30 - 02:00
Friday
09:30 - 02:00
Saturday
09:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ala Nascente Terreiro do Paco, 85/86 | Next door to the Renova Sexiest W.C. on Earth, Lisbon 1100-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 887 7395
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