This traditional Portuguese restaurant is tucked away in a small plaza near the church of San Miguel in Lisbon’s old district of Alfama. The inside is cozy and dimly lit with photographs of theater and cinema stars while the outside has a quiet terrace, making the restaurant perfect for a romantic meal on a calm evening. Try dishes like cod carpaccio and duck with orange. Get a side of the delicious fried potato skins (cascas de batata) to round out your meal. Reservations are recommended, especially if you have a large group, and can be made through the restaurant website.
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