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El Rei D'frango

Calcada do Duque 5, Lisbon 1200-155, Portugal
+351 215 817 942
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (11 reviews)
“sardines” (10 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:30All hours
European, Portuguese
Calcada do Duque 5, Lisbon 1200-155, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is tiny, and you need to wait if you go there in rush hour. However the service is nice and the food is good in relation to price. I was a bit disappointed by the dessert.

Thank 3417luh
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We read so many good reviews and waited in line for about 15 minutes (at about 8pm) so my expectations were high. It's a small place but definitely worth it. We ordered the salmon and fried chicken after reading so much about them. Neither disappointed!...More

Thank Alyssa D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant accidentally and it was pretty good and pleasant place with good staff. The way they didn't try to scam me as a tourist with 'couvert'-thing and the flavor of dishes makes this place a good point to eat for about 10€...More

Thank offth3planet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty dishes, friendly staff. It's a small place and they only accept cash. Recommended for a cheap lunch or dinner.

1  Thank TomFromDenmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small but perfectly formed family-style restaurant. We had a main dish each, beef steak and burger - both were very tasty and typically Portuguese (we think!) Great cooking smells coming for the front kitchen, lovely views out front and a welcoming atmosphere. One of the...More

Thank henrystayover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This small restaurant is located behind the Rossio station on the big stairs. I had the chicken à brasa and my boyfriend the (double) hamburger. Both tasted absolutely delicious. Dishes are cheap and the waiters super friendly! Don't hesitate to have a meal here instead...More

Thank Lesley_832013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant due to the fact that it was in our guidebooks. My husband ate octopus at a few locations and this was his least favourite. It was swimming in a pool of olive oil and very bland. The pics that people posted...More

Thank MichJon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found it through Lonely Planet about Lisbon restaurants. This restaurant is really a little gem! Foods are served in plentiful portion and are very delicious. We came to the restaurant twice and we tried a bit of everything: cod fish in creamy sauce, grilled...More

Thank ixkunde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a quick visit based on Trip Advisor comments and was really impressed! Good simple ingredients, great portions and fine service. A very good choice in the middle of the city and not expensive!

Thank Fergus M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We ate here twice, located just around the back of Rossi station. The restuarant was clean and the staff were friendly and attentive. We had the set lunch menu on both visits. A drink (beer or wine), main course of excellent Portuguese fare and a...More

Thank Ed P
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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18 December 2016|
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Response from mangozz | Reviewed this property |
no cards, the place is casual and very cheap..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calcada do Duque 5, Lisbon 1200-155, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 215 817 942
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