Category: RIP

Like any metropolis, Lisbon is always changing — it’s a fact of life. This is our tribute to the many wonderful venues that haven’t survived the changes.

RIP Aquele Lugar em Alcântara

December 18, 2016

Typical Portuguese with a twist. One of the best restaurants in the city

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RIP Vinho sem Princípio

July 28, 2016

Check your principles at the door. You won’t need them here.

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May 20, 2016

Snobby wine selection done right in a comfortable living room setting.

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Vertigo Café – RIP

February 27, 2016

Elegant tea and wine at affordable prices

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Adeus Palmeira: The pleasure was ours.

December 23, 2015

Palmeira, a Lisbon staple since 1954, closed its doors yesterday for the final time. Photos and story by Jess R. Hoje fecha as portas o Palmeira, um dos mais icónicos restaurantes históricos de Lisboa. A notícia correu célere entre a legião de clientes habituais, e nos últimos dias passaram por lá verdadeiras romarias de despedida. […]

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RIP – Talk, Play a Board Game, Chill…

September 24, 2015

Wanli € Calçada do Marquês de Abrantes, 82, Madragoa 216 031 562 UPDATE June 2018: This place is under renovation and who knows what will come… For a glass of wine (or a selection from their well-hidden full bar at the back), this is a comfy little hole-in-the-wall in Madragoa with living room-style seating surrounded by […]

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Fyodor Books Meets the Press

July 15, 2015

Fyodor books opened two years ago in a 13-sq-m closet-like space on Calçada Nova de São Francisco. The original concept was simple: make books accessible to everyone, with a browse-at-will approach and a low cost. The simplicity of their 3€ per book (or two for 5€) is what initially drew Atlas in there, but it was […]

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