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Cafe de Sao Bento

#70 of 3,856 Restaurants in Lisbon}
$$ - $$$, Steakhouse, European
Rua de Sao Bento 212, Lisbon 1200-821, Portugal
+351 21 395 2911
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Gastropub, Steakhouse, European
$$ - $$$
Rua de Sao Bento 212, Lisbon 1200-821, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

i tasted an interesting sandwich with beaf meat and shrimps named Prego Mar Terra and i recommend it. it’s an extremely nice combination.

Thank eugen p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here after a recommendation from friends, and we weren't disappointed-the steak was really good; perfectly cooked as requested. The place is quirky-you have to ring a bell to get into the restaurant, and it reminded us of a mafia hangout in Goodfellas! All...More

Thank Eagleskier
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had visited this restaurant five years ago and had a wonderful experience - so good that we decided return during our short visit to Lisboa. We weren't sure we could find the restaurant due to its discreet door, almost unrecognizable (by...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Little restaurant near the Parliament. Recommend to make reservations to ensure a table. The steak Sao Bento Style is out of this world. Definitely a place worth visiting.

Thank hvsigner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy reservation on friday night via tripadvisor/fork even if we were a group of 10. Very nice service+Cafe de Sao Bento Steak was amazing :)

Thank ap-ffm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Try Cafe de Sao Bento steak, it's really one of the best I've ever had. Very welcoming place opened in 1982

Thank Maksim T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends and had a great time. Staff were so friendly, and the food was delicious. Would highly recommend

Thank Robmeister S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a 🇫🇷 cuisine! Everything was cooked there using the best fresh ingredients. Service was great. Taste was great. We ordered Foie gras for starter and continued with the sirloin steak, "Bento" style. I had better steaks in my life so it was just ok...More

Thank Yaniv I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’re actually still here right now, just paying now. The food was phenomenal! If you love steak you MUST come here. The atmosphere is wonderful and and service personal. Limited menu, but that’s what’s great about it. We will be back!

Thank burrowbk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to go for a great steak dinner and after looking at the various reviews for steak restaurants in Lisbon we decided to reserve a table here - and we were not disappointed! You have to ring a bell to get...More

Thank Sophie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$65
Gastropub, Steakhouse, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Sao Bento 212, Lisbon 1200-821, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 395 2911
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Portuguese restaurant specialized in steaks (steakhouse) . Known as the Best Steak in Town ( by Time Out , " vox populi" and other magazines . You can have lunch in working days and dinner everyday until 02 AM.
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