Lisbon what to eat guide

Lisbon is a city that eats well! Diverse flavours, fresh produce and the best coffee.

Lisbon is a wonderland of narrow cobblestone streets, beautiful tiled buildings, vintage yellow trams, and amazing views. Ornate kiosks at situated in the parks full of sweet treats and snacks, neighborhood pastelarias serve fresh, rustic breads and pasties, family-owned tascas cook up classic Portuguese dishes and the city’s diverse immigrant communities cook cuisines from Goa to Cape Verde to Brazil. This is a city where you can taste typical Portuguese bites on every corner. Wander through the city and stop at the cafes, bars and tasca´s to taste these wonderful foods on our Lisbon What to Eat Guide:

 

 Pasteis de nata…

are basically egg tarts but amazing. Sprinkle with sugar and cinnamon and head out to Belem to Pasteis de Belem for the best spot.

Leitao…
Portugal´s answer to pulled pork Leitao is a sucking pig thats basted and spit-roast over an open fire.

Bifana…
is a traditional Portuguese sandwich with thin slices of pork.

Prego…
and Prego is the beef version but with garlic and onions.

Bacalhau…
is simply dried and salted cod. 

Caldo Verde…
is a popular soup made up of collard greens, potatoes, olive oil, black pepper and salt.

Alheira…
is a type of Portuguese sausage, made with meats and bread. Delicious.

Cozido…
is a traditional stew of boiled meats and winter vegetables.

Sardines…
Served between slices of bread or straight on a plate, sardines are a beloved dish of Portugal.

Arroz de Marisco…
is a typical seafood rice with tomatoes.

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