Top Choice Market in Bairro Alto, Chiado & Cais do Sodré

Mercado da Ribeira

Doing trade in fresh fruit and veg, fish and flowers since 1892, this oriental-dome-topped market hall is the word on everyone's lips since Time Out transformed half of it into a gourmet food court in 2014. Now it's…
Top Choice Modern Portuguese in Belém


A defining dining experience awaits at chef João Rodrigues' slick, contemporary Michelin-starred restaurant overlooking the riverfront. Rich textures and clean, bright flavours dominate throughout three tasting menu…
Top Choice Contemporary in Bairro Alto, Chiado & Cais do Sodré


Henrique Sá Pessoa, one of Portugal's most talented chefs, moved his flagship Alma from Santos to more fitting digs in Chiado in 2015. The casual space exudes understated style amid its original stone flooring and g…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Príncipe Real, Santos & Estrela

Gelataria Nannarella

Lisbon's best gelato. Seatless Nannarella is squeezed into little more than a doorway, where Roman transplant Constanza Ventura churns out some 34 perfect, spatula-slabbed flavours of traditional gelato/sorbet daily…
Top Choice Seafood in Lisbon

Cervejaria Ramiro

Opened in 1956, Ramiro has legendary status among Lisbon's seafood lovers. Here you can feast on rich plates of giant tiger prawns, percebes (goose barnacles), lobster, crab and clams – and a juicy steak sandwich fo…
Top Choice Argentine in Miragaia

Belos Aires

At the heart of this intimate part-Argentine, part-Portuguese restaurant is Mauricio, a chef with a big personality and an insatiable passion for his homeland, revealed as you watch him dashing around in the open ki…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Foz do Douro

Pedro Lemos

One of Porto's two Michelin-starred restaurants, Pedro Lemos is sheer delight. With a love of seasonally sourced produce and robust flavours, the eponymous chef creates culinary fireworks using first-class ingredien…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Vila Nova de Gaia


With its polished service, elegant setting and dazzling views over river and city, the Michelin-starred restaurant at the five-star Yeatman hotel is sheer class. Chef Ricardo Costa puts his imaginative spin on seaso…
Top Choice Portuguese in Bairro Alto, Chiado & Cais do Sodré


José Avillez' two-Michelin-starred cathedral of cookery wows diners with painstaking creativity, polished service and first-rate sommelier. Standouts among Lisbon's culinary adventure of a lifetime include suckling …
Top Choice Portuguese in Aliados & Bolhão

Flor dos Congregados

Tucked away down a narrow alley, this softly lit, family-run restaurant brims with stone-walled, wood-beamed, art-slung nooks. The frequently changing blackboard menu goes with the seasons.