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Restaurante Rio Coura

30 Rua de Augusto Rosa, Se, Lisbon 11000, Portugal
+351 21 886 9867
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood rice” (13 reviews)
“razor clams” (3 reviews)
“swordfish” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
30 Rua de Augusto Rosa, Se, Lisbon 11000, Portugal
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Arrived here on recommendation from a friend, Generally found the quality of the food on the good. side. The grilled octopus was delicious, The shellfish plate was also very good if a bit on the lean side in the quantify and selection. Octopus salad and...More

Thank zeetammuz
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with a friend and I had the fried cod. I usually don't like cod but I decided to try it because I've never had it fried before. It was very delicious. There was only one waiter, the owner was helping...More

Thank Nydia V
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Bumped into a local lady whilst we were taking a chance view into the small restaurant. Even with a language barrier we got the message to try it out. I'm no fish lover but had Grouper the first visit and sword fish the next. Both...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We popped in as it looked like a place locals would go, off the beaten track. As starters, we order a tuna salad and some cod croquettes. Tuna salad was really good. On the contrary, the croquettes were cold, greasy and not very tasty. On...More

Thank Mister5214
Reviewed 25 March 2017

This is the place to go when you want to eat a real Portuguese meal like a local. Grandma and Grandpa from the neighborhood will be sitting next to you. The men from the local construction firm will eat their lunch here. Do not expect...More

Thank sf56lovetotravel
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We found this place while looking for a seafood tasca. The fried sardines were a delicious entrée, then the octopus and the grouper completed our meal as main dishes. We unfortunately had to eat very close to a guest, probably a friend of the owner,...More

Thank andrefe
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We had an omelette (average to good), a T-Bone steak (good but gristly), and grilled salmon (below average). The prices were reasonable and it's close to a lot of historic places... there's more restaurants around... to may to try on a short trip. Others, with...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

When l came inside l felt like was not invited.Too fast service,forgetting ordered things.Main dish was served before l was finished with first meal.Meal not made at the moment,everything prepareted dont know when and just warmed up.Service to forget!rude and unpolite.They want that you order,pay...More

Thank Eoliana91
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

One can always count on good food at the Rio Coura. I personally recommend the Cataplana. Mr Jose, Bruno, and Isaac are great. Other recommendations are the arroz de marisco e goat.

Thank Nelson F
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch on a weekday and it was packed with locals. Had Carne de porco Alentejana (Portuguese style pork cooked with clams) for my main dish and it was absolutely amazing! Full of flavour! I enjoyed the meal immensely. Also had some cod...More

Thank dt0809
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standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
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28 April 2017|
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Response from pporpedro | Reviewed this property |
Hello, sorry: I have no affiliation with the establishment. I suggest the best way to obtain a reservation would be to contact the restaurant itself.
19 December 2016|
Response from Pepe L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes you can pay with credit card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Rua de Augusto Rosa, Se, Lisbon 11000, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 886 9867
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