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Cova Funda

Travessa Cidadao Joao Goncalves | 20-A, Lisbon 1150-096, Portugal
+351 21 885 2095
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, European, Portuguese
Travessa Cidadao Joao Goncalves | 20-A, Lisbon 1150-096, Portugal
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with my girlfriend at Cova Funda. Unfortunatly there was no free seats outdoors but we were quickly seated inside, in the -ahem- less than jawdropping locale. Dont let the rudimentary interior fool you, the food is great! Simple dishes of grilled meat and...More

Thank dilla-reiser
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I have an eye problem and I couldn't seat inside because of the unnecessarily bright light. There was a table for four outside which could be easily split for 2x2. They didn't let us sit and we're incredibly rude saying that we could only be...More

Thank PaNinaa
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were very happy to have stayed next door to Cova Funda for 3 nights. Food was too filling (try the half doses), full of locals, and prices were among the best we have encountered in Lisboa. Staff was great and the owner, though we...More

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had a late after noon meal here after hiking back from a visit to the Cristo Rei National Monument. The food was good and the staff was very friendly. Plan to relax a little and enjoy the atmosphere. This appears to be a local...More

Thank KAOSeattle
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Portuguese food at its best is simple food and get's its flavour mainly from the high-quality fish or meat. That's what I realised after having dinner in Cova Funda. Fresh ingredients on the grill or oven with olive oil, salt, and garlic (they also have...More

Thank Sylvi-taste
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stumbled upon this place while looking for somewhere to have dinner near our Air BnB flat. We had to wait a bit for a table, but it was well worth it! It's true -- if you order from the English menu, you will pay...More

Thank rebeutah
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We found this place on tripadvisor when we were looking for somewhere good but quick to eat near our hotel before catching a flight home. We ordered the grilled cod in oil sharer plate between two which was simple but delicious and plenty of food...More

1  Thank Jane H
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Outside seating looked appealable but after our first bite, we regretted everything. Chicken tasted undercooked and it tasted like it was boiled first and then fried, it was too salty to eat. The same with our fish and veggies - too salty.

Thank Dada H
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We gathered a group of 12 people to go on purpose to this restaurant but we were refused to seat. Their point was that we were too many for that little restaurant. It happens that we're there weeks before as 18 people. We this attitude...More

Thank N_advent
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Had a wonderful meal at this hole in the wall spot. Great wine list, fabulous fish and dessert. Exceptionally reasonable (a full portion of food serves 2).

Thank HappyFeet84
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa Cidadao Joao Goncalves | 20-A, Lisbon 1150-096, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 885 2095
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Temos uma grande variedade de pratos, tudo a precos razoaveis uma optima qualidade de produtos. Esperamos vossa vinda e que nos avaliem melhor :) We have a variety of dishes, all at reasonable prices for great quality products. We hope your coming and we better assess :)
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