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Santos da Lapa

Rua Sao Joao da Mata, Lisbon 1200-850, Portugal
+351 21 396 0686
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (10 reviews)
“antonio” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Portuguese, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua Sao Joao da Mata, Lisbon 1200-850, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 16 January 2017

If you are visiting Lisbon or even if you are local you cannot miss this restaurant. It´s Great. Very very good Petiscos ate very good price. The owners are super friendly and the place is cozy. You won´t regret, it´s delicious.

Thank Tiago De Matos R
Reviewed 5 September 2016

My friend and I were looking for a place to eat that was near our hotel in the Lapa district of Lisbon. We stumbled into Santos da Lapa on a rainy night and were immediately and warmly greeted by the owner, who then personally helped...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We were very fortunate that Santos Da Lapa was a 5 minute walk from our AirB&B. From the moment we entered we were warmly greeted and the menu and format for ordering was explained in a friendly and fun way. It was hard to choose,...More

Thank Marmora2
Reviewed 10 July 2016

So happy that the hotel sent us here. The food was more homestyle than restaurant-like but was oh--so-good. The couple that runs it was friendly and wanted to share as much of their culture as possible. We had a great time there and will go...More

1  Thank Carter G
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

On our first night in lisbon me and my friends felt like tapas and found this lovely small place to eat. A table was prepared for us after which we could enjoy some delicious food. The bar is 'simple with a charasmetic owner who had...More

Thank Ucchan82
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a relaxed tapas style place open wed-sat. We asked Antonio (the waiter and maybe owner?) to give us recommendations and he did not disappoint. The food was delicious and we highly recommend for a casual meal anytime (we were there at 10:30pm)!

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Encouraged by the positive reviews, we decided to visit this "pearle" in the Lapa area. We had met our two local friends ( from north of Lisbon) and invited them to this special restaurant. Well, it was indeed a surprise to have been there, because...More

Thank RonGroenewegen
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Loved this place! From the moment we arrived we could tell that the food was going to be a passion in this place! We were introduced to the menu with such attentiveness and we were excited to make our choices. Everything was fresh and very...More

Thank BgirlTboy
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

A wonderful place for tepiscos (small plates) of fresh, delicious food. Antonio, the owner, has a knowledge and love of excellent Portugese food and drink. He knows how to show off the best produce to its advantage. We dined here on our first night and...More

Thank Sashimigirl
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

I came here for an evening meal during the week. Its location is near the embassies, and outside of the main tourist places of lisbon. We were greeted warmly and given recommendations from the varied menu. The host came tochat to us and made sure...More

Thank Winnie L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sao Joao da Mata, Lisbon 1200-850, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 396 0686
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We are a tapas restaurant. In average each person will eat from 3 to 5 pieces, sharing, this is, 2 persons from 6 to 10. We also have vegetarian tapas because in friendship we are all welcome.
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