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Castella do Paulo - CLOSED

Rua da Alfandega 120, Lisbon 1100-016, Portugal
+351 21 888 0019
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 Aug 2014
“Cozy and delicious”
21 Feb 2014
“Great cakes”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Rua da Alfandega 120, Lisbon 1100-016, Portugal
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Reviewed 17 August 2014

Near to the center but calm, wonderfull dishes and desserts. Its a good choice for lunch or for tea.

Thank tk647
Reviewed 21 February 2014

There is very good lunch menu, but the best are the cake. I went there again today , but it is being renovated ;( I hope they will open it soon.

Thank kwapishi
Reviewed 30 December 2013

A fabulous find with ice cream, castella (sponge cake), tea, port, and a lot of other stuff that we didn’t have time to try. The only downside is that it’s closed for dinner.

1  Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 29 December 2013

On a rainy day we had a great break here - tea, ice cream, and castella for our daughters, and port and castella for us. Lovely decor, cozy without being cramped, and everything we saw looked terrific. The location is close to the center of...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 16 December 2013

We were waiting for the Hamburgeria next door to open and wandered in here for a green tea cappuccino. We found a lovely little Japanese cafe that was reminiscent of our times living in Japan. Wonderful little cakes, Anman, cookies and candies. There were locals...More

Thank tlove77
Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

Good Asian menu with wonderful sweets for dessert. Try the marinated salmon with rice - it's great! You would guess it would be a tea room judging by the entrance, but the space inside is enough for a nice meal.

Thank Lutessaroto
Reviewed 31 July 2013

This cafe run by a Portuguese/Japanese husband & wife (Paulo and Tomoko) team is a short stroll from Praca do Comercio. The Castella in the name refers to the Pao de Lo that Portuguese traders brought to in the 16th century.. H and I both...More

Thank sdublin4
Reviewed 12 July 2013 via mobile

After wanting to eat something other than portugese food, I stumbled onto this gem. Lovely Japanese food, gorgeous cake in a cute little cafe

Thank leeeadle27
Reviewed 17 March 2013

My wife and I visited twice. The first time we had a simple lunch, with miso soup and a Japanese salad with tofu, served by a charming lady who welcomed our elementary Japanese (though she could equally well have managed in Portuguese or a few...More

Thank youke64
Reviewed 3 October 2012

Amazing cafe! If you are tired of annoying and unfriendly Lisbon and want to run away from it then go to this sweet japanese cafe. We ordered two classic japanese cakes and two rather rare tees, chinese oolong and japanese matcha. Cakes with fruits and...More

Thank anvalo
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A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
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"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
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  • Address: Rua da Alfandega 120, Lisbon 1100-016, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Neighbourhood: Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
  • Phone Number: +351 21 888 0019
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