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Café

Martinho da Arcada

23 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·

Tips from locals

Feliciano
Feliciano
April 6, 2019
Coffee shop frequented by Fernando Pessoa.
Luisa
Luisa
February 11, 2019
The oldest restaurant in town. Very nice.
Antonio
Antonio
October 8, 2018
Founded in 1778 under the name Café da Neve (Snow Café), it then sold sorbets that in that period were famous across the city. In 1829, after a number of owners, it was sold to Martinho Bartolomeu Rodrigues, with the café soon becoming popularly known by the name of its new owner. Leading figures in…
Joana & Fred
Joana & Fred
May 11, 2016
Lisbon's oldest café (opened in 1782) is known for its literary references, including its period as a second home to Fernando Pessoa. When he wasn't at A Brasileira, the famous Portuguese poet used to always sit and write at the same table and you'll now see his portrait on the walls. Other famous…
João Tiago
João Tiago
February 9, 2016
Open since 1778 and Fernando Pessoa (writer) was a very special customer

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Location
3 Praça do Comércio
Lisboa, Lisboa 1100-148
Phone+351 21 887 9259
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 11:00 PM
Reservations
Yes
Credit cards
Yes
Outdoor seating
No
Wifi
No
Menus
Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, dessert
Drinks
Full bar
Dining options
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