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Carvoaria

Rua Maria Andrade No. 6, Lisbon 1170-216, Portugal
+351 21 814 7555
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sirloin” (14 reviews)
“grilled meat” (7 reviews)
“steak dinner” (2 reviews)
Closed
00:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Barbecue, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua Maria Andrade No. 6, Lisbon 1170-216, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Despite the very good reviews my visit left me disapointed. Largish restaurant with closely packed tables. Air conditioning over efficient and food went cold quickly. Receptionist unsmiling and unwelcoming. Waiting staff had impatient attitude. Food delivery very fast. Steak is the house speciality; ok but...More

Thank Grahamlison
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

One of the best steak i ever had. My well-done was ideal, my friends took medium and were a little too sanguinary. Big portions and good idea with salad bar.

Thank Katarzyna W
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I can't compare Argentinian meat with this one, ok. But, if you are in for some meat (grilled) and want to pay for normal prices, I couldn't suggest a better place! Space: quite big but still, book in advance! Can get full even during the...More

Thank rutem90
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Ive been here a lot of times. One of my favorite places and I usually go to the "acem maturado". Really good. The service is also amazing. Recomment it to the fullest.

Thank André A
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

First, if you like steak then come here! Second if you like steak come here. Fish eaters and vegetarians should avoid. Great value for money. Wines were amazing and you guessed it so was the steak!!

Thank Mordenboy
Reviewed 29 April 2017

If you like a "real" good steak : go to Carvoaria. The steak was excellent. Friendly and helpfull staff. Probably the place is more visited by local people, but since our Hotel was only a street away we took the chance to try , and...More

Thank DCITIAN
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had a lovely visit. Great food - we had the prawn and steak skewers on recommendation - and great service. Nice salad bar too.

Thank Ems1983
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I actually ate here twice before writing this review. I really wanted to love it, but I just don't. The prices are good, the service is friendly, and the restaurant is filled with locals, so it must good, right? No. It wasn't. The steaks were...More

Thank SFtravelsoftern
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Famous place where the "espetadas" are the star. Served with shrimps you have to order side dishes too. The salad buffet is free for a grill order. For dessert, the pavlova is very good. Beware of the starters, they are expensive.

Thank André A
Reviewed 31 March 2017

They serve great quality beef and have a fantastic wine list. I loved their Dona Maria Reserva Amantis 2012 wine and the Posta Mirandesa steak. Very reasonably priced and the service is really efficient and quick, however nothing outstanding. It's a busy place, therefore booking...More

Thank Pere N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
00:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 22:00
Thursday
00:00 - 22:00
Friday
00:00 - 22:00
Saturday
00:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Maria Andrade No. 6, Lisbon 1170-216, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 814 7555
Description
This neighborhood restaurant is not in a great area but it is charming and cooks tremendous Portugese food. We ate there 3 out of 5 nights in Lisbon. IMPORTANT: They have two menus--one in Portugese and one in English. All of the very traditional dishes are on the Portugese menu and not listed on the English menu for some reason. We had bachau lau (salted cod baked in olive oil and garlic--yummy!), grilled pork wrapped in bacon and grilled with green pepper (fantastic!), grilled salmon and grilled black pig. Look around at what the Portugese are ordering and just point and say that's what you want--the wait staff speaks fairly good English. Almost everyone was Portugese from that neighborhood so we felt it was very authentic. Prices ran about 7-12 euros per person for the main course and it came with a trip to the salad bar included in the price.
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