Articles Tagged ‘cafe’

Lisbon’s café society

Lisbon’s café society December 12, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Percolating throughout the Portuguese capital is a myriad of cafés and teahouses as ubiquitous and appealing as the rich and aromatic beverage itself. So why not blend your love of caffeine with some of the best cafés in Lisbon? Café Versailles © Image: www.paulbernhardtphoto.com Sweet-toothed traditionalists...

Risqué business: Love comes to town

Risqué business: Love comes to town November 23, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
The latest café-bar to open in Lisbon is straight out of the bawdy era of burlesque. Pensão Amor draws on the naughty but nice image that defined theatrical striptease in the mid-19th century. © Image: www.paulbernhardtphoto.com Occupying a site where a bordello once stood, this former house of ill...

Midnight menus – late-night dining in Lisbon

Midnight menus – late-night dining in Lisbon September 30, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Lisbon likes to stay up late, especially at weekends. The Portuguese think nothing of eating out well into the evening, and the county’s capital serves up a fantastic choice of restaurants, many of which cater for lingering late-night appetites. www.paulbernhardtphoto.com At Speakeasy they like to...

Darwin’s Café – the origin of good taste

Darwin’s Café – the origin of good taste September 20, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Modern design concepts and creative gastronomy have always fused together well, and at one hot new Lisbon restaurant this union is further enhanced by the fact that it’s incorporated within the premises of one of Portugal’s most respected research institutions. Darwin’s Café is named after Charles...

Sun, sea and… sandwiches – where to find the best eats in Lisbon

Sun, sea and… sandwiches – where to find the best eats in Lisbon September 19, 2011 | Food | Read More
The Portuguese capital is renowned for its diverse restaurant scene. But what if you’re only in the mood for a quick snack? Well, that’s no problem. Here is a convenient at-a-glance guide to where best to savour some of the freshest and tastiest sandwiches in Lisbon. At the upscale Royale Café in...