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Taverna del Rey

Largo Chafariz de dentro 14-15, Lisbon, Portugal
+351 21 887 6754
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible71%
2 weeks ago
“Avoid the guy handing out flyers!!”
4 weeks ago
“Scam! Visitor trap. They will over charge you. ”
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Largo Chafariz de dentro 14-15, Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking through Alfama, we were offered Fado and dinner. Said we could check it out and leave if we did not like. $10 Euro per person. This is definitely a tourist trap! Avoid at all costs! Overcharged us! Fado was not to par either. More...More

Thank Ann O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were contacted while walking Alfama by a gentleman offering good cheap food and Fado music. We ordered two glasses of wine, water, panishca, and had a board of bread, chesse, and olives. We paid 71 euros! According to menu we ate 40 euros. two...More

Thank Alberto O
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

DO NOT GO HERE They are just as much of a scam as everyone says they are. Went for an after dinner drink and Fado, says 10€ per person as you come in, no problem, spent that on wine. When the bill came it was...More

Thank dmehrman
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We went for only for desert and fado... they charged us €30. The door said minimum €10 spend so we thought we wouldn't be fine. But it's €10 per person minimum spend plus €10 for fado.. so it's a minimum of €20 per person. For...More

Thank 753,123
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Our hotel had recommended a restaurant in Alfama for fado music. It was called Restaurante Taverna D’el Ray, Largo do Chafariz de Dentro 14. Lisbon. There were three or four acts, but it was a bit like Allo Allo at times, as the owner, a...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We made a reservation to go to this restaurant to hear fado. The waiter told us that they had live fado music from 20.00 to 12.00 every night. We were there for 90 minutes and heard only 3 songs. Luckily we went to this restaurant...More

Thank Antonia K
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Padded bills, terrible food, a Hustle! Go anywhere else! They bring food & wine to your table that you did not order. You then have to try to get their attention to remove it. Then you have to argue about being charged. So unlike every...More

Thank strategic2
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Chinese woman who is probably managing the restaurant lied about an artistic partnership between the Maria Jo Jo and the famous Brazilian singer Martinho da Vila. Actually Martinho da Vila made a duo with the Portuguese Fado singer called Kátia Guerreiro. The House wine...More

Thank Moises B
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I have been there twice, and did not have bad experience. At least they allowed us just for drinks and appetizers; without any requirement of main dish. (Although the price for chese and pasteis de bacalhau for 2 people almost equal to a main dish)....More

Thank Tolga O
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This place is part of a scam. We got a taxi to go to a highly recommended fado club which we knew was expensive. Our taxi driver told us that he was a fado singer and that he knew a better place which was not...More

Thank Mimimugger
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Chafariz de dentro 14-15, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Neighbourhood: Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
  • Phone Number: +351 21 887 6754
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