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Village Underground Lisboa

Open Now: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Good creative community project idea but not comfortable with what we experienced.

Came across this place by accident when visiting the Carris Transport Museum and seeing the crowds... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
London, United Kingdom
Very interesting place, good food

We were there on lunch with my boyfriend and our little pug, we sit outside. The lunch menu costs... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
Anna V
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10 May 2018
“Good creative community project idea but not comfortable with what we experienced.”
26 Apr 2018
“Very interesting place, good food”
Village Underground is a certificated creative incubator space, a coworking community and a creative events destination. Its unique architectural structure is made from shipping containers and double decker buses, recycled into office spaces, a...more
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Rua Primeiro de Maio 103 | Museu da Carris, Lisbon 1300-472, Portugal
+351 21 583 2469
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Came across this place by accident when visiting the Carris Transport Museum and seeing the crowds heading towards the Village Underground. As a North Londoner the original Village Underground concept in Shoreditch East London is very familiar to me and there are many positives about...More

1  Thank Steve_of_N21
Matheus M, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Village Underground Lisboa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Steve, hello! We noticed that you must have come on a very special day. Our anniversary, which took place on May 5, with a cultural program of 18 uninterrupted hours, and therefore, some security measures had to be placed, such as not allowing drinks from...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We were there on lunch with my boyfriend and our little pug, we sit outside. The lunch menu costs 10€ and it was pretty good - pork with fried potato and broccoli, lemonade, some light snack and coffee. The spot is interesting because it contains...More

Thank Anna V
Mariana S S, Manager at Village Underground Lisboa, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely comment. We appreciate you liked the food and the relaxed atmosphere. Cheers! Mariana

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The staff was tired, the toasts were very bad, using canela oil instead of olive.no taste and cold.the limonade as well. Nothing more to say except from a not interesting hipster experience..

2  Thank Tom_Banufi
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to stop by a have lunch. Unique architecture and cool ambience makes this place a creative hub for enjoying a really urban and unparalleled place in the modern Lisbon. If you're lucky you'll can get one of the many urban cultural events. The...More

Thank Joao74
VULisboa, Owner at Village Underground Lisboa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words. We love to read a (good) review :) because it gives us more energy to continue our work. Looking forward to seeing you soon again! Bring your friends too. Mariana

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Good home made food offering toasted sandwiches, wraps and salads in a double decker bus :-) unique and different, well Worth a visit

Thank Alec B
Reviewed 16 November 2016

worst brunch experience. brunch in lisbon is not exactly "a thing" unless it's a 5 star hotel or bica do sapato but this must have been the worst express brunch experience ever. the staff is either too tired or underpaid or simply untrained because the...More

Thank 848josine
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Interesting concept and idea, but other than having a coffee in a cafe inside a double decker bus up in the air and sitting in a container to drink it not sure you would go again. Feel they could develop the idea far more and...More

1  Thank IAN O
Mariana S S, Owner at Village Underground Lisboa, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Maybe for most of he people having a coffee inside a double decker bus on top of a container and walk trough a type of "lego" construction of containers while being able to see 10 different street art installations is enough for people. Thank you.

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

A picture is worth a thousand words. This is an interesting place but it is famous for no specific reason. In any case if you are close by drop for a visit to experience the alternative

Thank eefty
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We walked here from Belem, which is a fair walk. Located just past the April 25 bridge you find the tram depot. Enter the depot and walk right to the back and the Village is found on the LHS. A very quirky little establishment of...More

1  Thank barlow832
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Village is a great place to visit. Off tourist trail. It's inside Carris (lisbon bus and tram company) headquarters. Under the bridge.The architecture is all about ship containers as small and practical offices, decorated with interesting graffitis. Beautiful views from the Cafeteria (an old bus)....More

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