Bairro alto restaurants

bairro alto restaurants

Where to eat in Bairro Alto?

A fantastic representation of Italian cuisine in Lisbon, Casanostra has been operating in Bairro Alto for more than 30 years, serving a huge range of pasta and dishes such as gnocchi, osso buco alla milanese and other icons from the true cucina Italiana. Among the house specialties are rotolo with ricotta and spinach and tagliolini al mascarpone.

What is a Bairro Alto?

Bairro Alto combines the cosmopolitan luxury, the tourist mix on a plate, the portuguese tradition and the ultimate ‘trendy’ cuisine. And, somehow, it works.

Who is Bairro Alto chef Shay Ola?

After running restaurants in London, Paris and Berlin, chef Shay Ola opened this small venue (no more than 20 seats) in bustling Bairro Alto. He is devoted to, quite literally, cooking with fire – roasting crab legs in miso butter and goat (for delicious tacos) over hot coals. In English, the restaurant’s name means ‘burnt’.

Is Lisbon’s bairro neighbourhood becoming a centre of food excellence?

According to local journalist and food writer Tiago Pais, Bairro’s dining scene lost its way in the years of Lisbon’s tourism boom. But with many restaurants now investing in new concepts and exciting menus, the neighbourhood is reestablishing itself as a centre of food excellence.

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