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Travessa Cidadao Joao Goncalves | 20-A, Lisbon 1150-096, Portugal
+351 21 885 2095
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09:30 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 09:30 - 00:00
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Seattle, Washington
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159 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had a late after noon meal here after hiking back from a visit to the Cristo Rei National Monument. The food was good and the staff was very friendly. Plan to relax a little and enjoy the atmosphere. This appears to be a local favorite as well as a tourist spot to eat. We enjoyed the grilled meat skewers... More 

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Thank KAOSeattle
Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Portuguese food at its best is simple food and get's its flavour mainly from the high-quality fish or meat. That's what I realised after having dinner in Cova Funda. Fresh ingredients on the grill or oven with olive oil, salt, and garlic (they also have other typical Portuguese dishes/stews that have a different type of ingredients - try the Leitao... More 

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Thank Sylvi-taste
Utah
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stumbled upon this place while looking for somewhere to have dinner near our Air BnB flat. We had to wait a bit for a table, but it was well worth it! It's true -- if you order from the English menu, you will pay a few euros more than if you speak Portuguese and order from their menu. Their... More 

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Thank rebeutah
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We found this place on tripadvisor when we were looking for somewhere good but quick to eat near our hotel before catching a flight home. We ordered the grilled cod in oil sharer plate between two which was simple but delicious and plenty of food for two. With wine and bread the whole meal came to €25, such great value!... More 

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Thank Jane H
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Outside seating looked appealable but after our first bite, we regretted everything. Chicken tasted undercooked and it tasted like it was boiled first and then fried, it was too salty to eat. The same with our fish and veggies - too salty.

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Thank Dada H
Lisbon, Portugal
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47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We gathered a group of 12 people to go on purpose to this restaurant but we were refused to seat. Their point was that we were too many for that little restaurant. It happens that we're there weeks before as 18 people. We this attitude we won't come back for sure! Besides this, the food is ok for what you... More 

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Thank N_advent
Cape Town
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121 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Had a wonderful meal at this hole in the wall spot. Great wine list, fabulous fish and dessert. Exceptionally reasonable (a full portion of food serves 2).

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Thank HappyFeet84
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on this place randomly as it was close to the place we are staying at and didn't know what to expect as it is near the touristy neighborhood. I had a craving for octopus and it had some with lots of different meat and fish too. We ordered the vegetable and antalajuna soup, which were traditional and homemade.... More 

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Thank Sébastien G
Brindisi, Italy
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

It does not appear to be one of those fancy shmancy touristic restaurant, and this is another good reason to go to Cova Funda. Give it a try if you are looking for real Portuguese cuisine and good prices. The food is delicious, portions are huge (go for the half portion to be shared in two) and for the price... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

It's really unfortunately me to give bad review for this restaurant because their food was really good but it's overshadowed but some factors. First the menu. There's a price difference for those who can read English or Portuguese. It's really unfair of them to punish people who can read Portuguese. Second, the people who works there were really rude. Both... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 28
Cuisine
Seafood, Portuguese, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 00:00
Thursday
09:30 - 00:00
Friday
09:30 - 00:00
Saturday
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa Cidadao Joao Goncalves | 20-A, Lisbon 1150-096, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 21 885 2095
Description
Temos uma grande variedade de pratos, tudo a precos razoaveis uma optima qualidade de produtos. Esperamos vossa vinda e que nos avaliem melhor :) We have a variety of dishes, all at reasonable prices for great quality products. We hope your coming and we better assess :)

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?