If you love Portuguese food, try setting out from your Lisbon villa and spotting a Portuguese eatery within walking distance. Fresh and scrumptious Portuguese food choices ensure you the best vacation ever in Lisbon. The city of Lisbon boasts of a diverse and distinct culture and this has reflected to a great extent in the myriad of food choices. The rich and flavored Portuguese food varieties include fresh fish, shellfish, tripe with haricot beans, cinnamon-flavored rice pudding, pork and bread.
A stay in a great Lisbon rental property near one of these fine dining spots will add more flavor to your vacation trip. Relish the flavor and spices that make Portuguese dishes distinct and special.
Located at Rua Rodrigo da Fonseca in Lisbon, the restaurant offers
dishes of contemporary, eclectic and Mediterranean cuisines. With an
international menu that spans different continents, Bocca offers a
modern setting with class and sophistication. Pure Portuguese cuisines
and a mix of other international dishes make up the forefront of the
restaurant's excellent tasting menu.
A great list of Portuguese and other international wines is a feature that most people admire about the restaurant. As a bonus, you get to access the lower level where the gastro bar allows you to enjoy great music and cocktails. As far as the food choices go, you can relish the carte menu that changes according to the season. The Executive Menu at lunch and The Tasting Menu at dinner give you a great opportunity to experience the authentic Portuguese food.
Bica do Sapato Restaurant
One of the most talked about restaurants offering great Portuguese cuisine and ambiance, the Bica offers you a chance to dine in a stylish and sleek atmosphere with Portuguese food choices that include seafood and chicken. As part of the attraction of the restaurant, you gain access to an exclusive sushi bar that comes with an ambiance of fun and entertainment.
From starters that include stuffed quail and spider crab cream to various seafood varieties like octopus, squid and crab cooked like sardines with freshly made tomato sauces are a real treat at Bica. You can also taste meat varieties, vegetarian items, sweets, moscatel, Porto wines and liquors at the restaurant.
The restaurant is open from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. for lunch and from 8:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. for dinner. The restaurant remains closed for lunch on Mondays. They accept credit cards, Visa, American Express and MasterCard.
The Gambrinus is perhaps the most popular seafood restaurant in the city and boasts of Portuguese dishes including barnacles, hake, horse mackerel, sea bass and clams and seashells. Tuna steaks are also common delicacies served at the Gambrinus.
A great meal at Lisbon will make your vacation real special. So, select vacation villas near one of the many food joints and pamper your stomach. For more information on these villas and rentals, visit Vamoose.com. Your search becomes easier, with the ability to search by price, location and amenities.