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Clube de Jornalistas

Rua das Trinas 129, Lisbon 1200-857, Portugal
+351 21 397 7138
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chocolate soup” (27 reviews)
“lamb burger” (12 reviews)
“dessert platter” (14 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
All hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua das Trinas 129, Lisbon 1200-857, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

We were recommended to go to this restaurant but was terribly disappointed with the food and the atmosphere. I chose baby squid which unfortunately was cooked in a Thai style sauce of chillies and fish sauce and lemon juice. The squid was finely chopped and...More

Thank maureen a
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We immediately were made feel welcome on arrival in this wonderfully atmospheric restaurant . The building indoors reflects its origins and is characterful and pretty . We sat outside in the lovely al fresco space . Our waitress was superb and the selection of food...More

Thank Seanaodhmacr
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went there with 2 guests/friends, visiting Lisbon, on a friend's recommendation and really enjoyed. From the description that my friend told me, was slightly below my expectation but still 8 out of 10 points on my score sheet. Good food, good service, just difficult to...More

Thank consulcanton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our final night in Lisbon, four of us went out to visit the Clube de Jornalistas for a meal and it was an absolute delight from the start. Champagne on arrival and while a larger party had the back room to themselves the rest...More

1  Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was a recommendation of my dad who mentioned it as his favorite in Lisbon. We spent our first evening in Lisbon here and not only was the food absolutely amazing, but also the service was very kind and personal. We felt like being...More

2  Thank Mirjam E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited this restaurant, which is a little outside of the city center (an easy 5 minute Uber ride). We were greeted with champagne and the hostess was extremely welcoming, as were all the staff and a waiters. I wasn't sure if...More

1  Thank Leah A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyable experience especially in Summer when garden area is open. It is a really romantic spot with

1  Thank Z z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. So had other tourists as we only heard English spoken in the restaurant when we first arrived at 8 pm Restaurant is an unusual space. Good food and service. Vegetarian options available I enjoyed the eggplant appetizer, not...More

Thank Chitra G
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

You will not be disappointed. I have eaten lamb my entire life (over a half century) and the lamb here was by far the best I have ever eaten. The salmon was great and the employees extremely friendly and fun. If I lived here I...More

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

A wonderful meal in the outdoor patio (there are inside seats too, but this was September). This was the former press club of Lisbon, I think, and much is made of this in the decor, and even in the way the menu is printed. A...More

1  Thank BurmaB
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Steven T
31 October 2017|
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Response from wclegends | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask this question of the restaurant itself. I found it very easy to communicate with them. The owner/hostess is very cordial and accomodating.
13 August 2017|
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Response from Mary N | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is very popular and tends to fill up quickly. Try to make reservations in advance if possible.
24 July 2017|
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Response from ivan f | Property representative |
Yes!!! For sure Ivan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$43
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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Trinas 129, Lisbon 1200-857, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 397 7138
  • E-mail
We will be open for dinner on Sunday, the 14th of February.
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