Around Lisbon drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Wine Bar in Setúbal


This hip wine bar is the domain of air-traffic-controller-turned-sommelier Gonçalo Patraquim, who will suss out your palate and introduce you to something brilliant from his meticulously curated inventory of 200 bou…
Bar in Cascais

Crow Bar

Sitting unsuspectingly above one the most atmospheric and touristy streets in Cascais is this alternative drinking den, a tatted-up dive bar with a rock and roll attitude, mead on draught and Motörhead vodka. No sea…
Wine Bar in Sintra

INcomum Wine Gallery

Sharing attached space with the excellent restaurant of the same name, INcomum's wine bar lacks medieval arches and other antiquated atmospheric touches, but it's one of Sintra's few spots where wine drives the show…
Bar in Sintra

Saloon Cintra

Sintra's best bar isn't in Sintra-Vila, but that shouldn't stop seasoned drinkers from checking it out. A potpourri of antiques and Portuguese bric-a-bric hovering over numerous mismatched vintage sofas makes for an…
Lounge in Setúbal


The trendiest spot in town is your weekend must, when the outdoor patio here rocks and rolls until sunrise. Absurdo is where you'll find Setúbal's bold and beautiful, sipping excellent cocktails and struggling to be…
Cocktail Bar in Cascais


While there's no shortage of bars in Cascais, proper mixology can be hard to come by. This upscale cocktail lounge does a commendable job with both classic and inventive cocktails and is a sophisticated spot to enjo…
Bar in Costa da Caparica

Bar Waikiki

Nicely on its own, this beachfront bar is popular with surfers and has a cool lounge vibe. Great for sundowners, you’ll find it at stop 15 on the train.
Bar in Cascais

Beer Cascais

This glorified beer stall inside Mercado da Vila features 15 draft options per day, mostly from Belgium, Germany and the UK, and a small shop where you can buy local and international craft beer, most of which are c…
Beer Garden in Estoril

Deck Beer Garden

The owner of a decades-old restaurante típico facing the Estoril's pretty Jardim do Estoril realised he needed to get hip to craft brewing to keep up with the cool kids. The result is a clash of two eras, the artisa…
Pub in Cascais

O Luain’s

For the craic in Cascais, it has to be this cheery Irish watering hole. Pull up a stool for Guinness, Premiere League footy or live jam sessions on weekends (nightly in summer).