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Bairro Alto

A maze of cobbled lanes packed with lively bars and informal Fado (the melancholy soul of Portuguese music) restaurants. The area is sleepy by day but jumping once the sun goes down, with the caipirinha-sipping crowds creating a street-party vibe.

Pensao Amor

Expect anything from cabaret and drag to secret banquets, piano recitals and readings of great Portuguese and Brazilian authors here at this cavernous café by day, bar and club by night. Set on the rowdy Pink Street, come here and nestle among the vintage furniture and colourful characters while sipping fantastic cocktails. After midnight it gets very busy so head down early for the best viewing spots.

The Insolito

Translation: The Unusual. This is where hip but unpretentious Lisboetas come to ride the comical two-by-two elevator up to an alfresco yet undercover cocktail bar with incredible city views. The whole experience of reaching the rooftop is intimate and memorable, just like their friendly staff and powerful martinis.

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  • Rua São Pedro de Alcântara 83
    1250-096

Pensao Amor

The Insolito

Bairro Alto

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