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Restaurante Bessa Lda

Rua dos Douradores 206, Lisbon 1100-208, Portugal
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 May 2017
“Stumbled across this local find”
19 Mar 2017
“Excellent ”
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua dos Douradores 206, Lisbon 1100-208, Portugal
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Looking for something other than the usual tourist options, we came across this venue. Full of locals. Unfortunately the sardines were finished by the time we order but to it the waiter who brought up Bacalhau (salt cod and potatoes). Delicious! A half bottle of...More

Thank jasonbroomer
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We met a friend in Lisbon and this restaurant was his choice for our lunch. An unassuming place in downtown Lisbon in the neighborhood of Rossio Square. Interestingly enough, just locals checking in for lunch (the place closes for dinner). Good typical Portuguese food and...More

Thank Andre M
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Located in a back street of downtown Lisbon. Small restaurant and simple decoration. Local clientele. Traditional Portuguese cuisine. Ty the plats du jour. Helpful staff.

Thank Mabedui
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Quiet restaurant, albeight busy, near Praça da Figueira. Simple, low profile place, but comfortable, speedy service, nice people and tasty food. I'd recommend.

Thank MariadosPostais
Reviewed 24 February 2015

The other clients in this place were all locals and tending towards the "old faithful" kind. This is a quiet and completely unassuming place, which is clearly not on any kind of circuit, and presumably lives in the shadow of its flashier and more exotic...More

Thank Zerosixzero
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Decided to have our main meal at lunchtime due to having tickets for the evening game between Benfica and Porto.After leaving the main square near restadores metro we found and a resturant called Bessa.After looking though the window we were told by customers to come...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Calm and authentic Portuguise restaurent, close to starting point of tram 28. Tradional tile walls, attentive service, well prepared food and nice Portuguise wine. Fair prices.

Thank Hanne P P
Reviewed 28 June 2013

we arrived in Lisboa early afternoon and were hungry; while strolling around also in the side streets of Plaça de Figueira we found this lovely restaurant; the food and the typical location was just great, so that we were there twice; try this unbeatable arroz...More

Thank bfrenzeline
Nearby
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
...More
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  • Address: Rua dos Douradores 206, Lisbon 1100-208, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
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