Articles Tagged ‘cuisine’

Let’s do Brunch!

Let’s do Brunch! March 12, 2012 | Food, What's New | Read More
It’s neither early nor late. But somewhere in between is brunch. And in Lisbon on Saturdays, it’s served at Eleven. Actually, the tables at this celebrated fine dining venue are set for noon, when a pastel wash of soft, natural light accentuates the geometry of the contemporarily styled interior...

Dining at Lisbon Hotel Restaurants

Dining at Lisbon Hotel Restaurants January 15, 2012 | Food, Hotels, Things to Do | Read More
Some of the best places to eat in Lisbon are located in hotels. Renowned for their inventive gastronomy and impeccable service, these restaurants enjoy an international reputation as fine dining venues. And with many launching new winter menus, now is the time to book a table. Here are six of the best...

Dining to know you

Dining to know you December 22, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Lisbon is fun, flirty and infatuating and if love is on the menu, these five romantic restaurants will put passion on your plate. Tavares Rico © Image: www.paulbernhardtphoto.com A Michelin star shines over Lisbon’s – and Portugal’s – oldest restaurant. Founded in 1784, this refined establishment...

Pasta, pizza, perfect. The best Italian cuisine.

Pasta, pizza, perfect. The best Italian cuisine. November 28, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
The colourful and eclectic Lisbon restaurant scene is recognised as one of Europe’s most exciting and diverse. Adding a deliciously rich and tempting flavour to the pot are several Italian restaurants noted for the variety of their menus, choice of ingredients and quality of dishes – la dolce vita...

Menu matters: where to take out of town guests for dinner

Menu matters: where to take out of town guests for dinner October 27, 2011 | Food | Read More
Depending on the type of meal you want to savour, and the desired neighbourhood in which to enjoy it, Lisbon offers visitors a veritable platter of restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. But if you’re not familiar with the city, the choice can be daunting. And the chances are your out of town...

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...