The king laid the aqueduct’s final stone at Mãe d’Água, the city’s massive 5500-cu-metre main reservoir. Completed in 1834, the...
Praça das Amoreiras
Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida
Housed in a stunning art-nouveau mansion, this little known museum presents António Medeiros e Almeida's exquisite fine- and...
Screens offbeat, art-house, world and old films.
Casa da Comida
With its ferny courtyard and antique-filled rooms, this sublime mansion is ideal for romantic tête-à-têtes. Delicacies like roast kid...
Rua Artilharia Um 16 · interesting places nearby
Run by a Neopolitan chef who grew up in New York, Mezzaluna prepares beautifully turned-out dishes that blend classic Italian recipes with mouthwateringly fresh Portuguese ingredients. Start off with tender carpaccio or endive leaves wrapped in prosciutto, parmesan and ginja (cherry brandy) reduction, before moving on to linguine with octopus or pan-seared duck breast with prune sauce.