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Casa Faz Frio

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Casa Faz Frio Review

This convivial adega (tavern)—complete with wood beams, stone floors, and bunches of garlic suspended from the ceiling—may look a little faded. But it is now one of just two in Lisbon to boast gabinetes—paneled booths traditionally used for trysts but also handy for working lunches—and is a great place to sample rustic food on the cheap. There is a different bacalhau dish every day, and paella is always on the menu; other house specialties include grilled cuttlefish and secretos, lean meat from the belly of the porco preto pig.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Rua de Dom Pedro V 96–98, Bairro Alto, Lisbon, 1250-095 | Map It
  • Phone: 21/3461860
  • Location: Bairro Alto

    Restaurant Details

  • No credit cards.
  • Closed Sun.
Updated: 10-07-2013

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    OK for the locals

    Not as exceptional or welcoming as we'd hoped but very good value

    by loxton, 1/28/08
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    Simple place with great food

    First impressions aren't great - it could do with a refurb - but the locals obviously love it and it serves generous portions of home cooking. Bacalhau is excellent, as is any other fish dish, and service friendly.

    by fishfish, 3/29/07

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