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Museu da Farmacia

Rua Marechal Saldanha 1, Lisbon 1249-069, Portugal
+351 21 340 0680
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Sorry for bothering you by asking for a drink

Walked back here today as it looks like a fabulous location Greeted by a sullen manageress who... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa M
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Edinburgh
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The Restaurant for "patients"

😂 The restaurant is placed in the same building with the museum. The concept is to share your food... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Radu D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked back here today as it looks like a fabulous location Greeted by a sullen manageress who pointed her fingers to a table and walked off. 15 minutes until we had our drinks order taken Meanwhile ....manageress found some string and wove herself a plait...More

Thank Lisa M
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

😂 The restaurant is placed in the same building with the museum. The concept is to share your food with yours friends. The plates are very tasty, but not very big. You must order 2-3 extra plates when you are with 6-7 friends. The menu...More

Thank Radu D
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

On the first floor of the museum is a great restaurant. Ate lunch with my wife earlier this week. The restaurant is decorated with material from old pharmacies; the water sits on the table in medicine bottles and you sit on hospital tables and chairs....More

Thank Eurofolk
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a museum about pharmacy which covers a large period of time dating from the early ages until the modern day. Sadly quite a large section is only in Portuguese so we could only look at the exhibits and take a guess a what...More

Thank Lynsey S
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MuseuDaFarmacia, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Museu da Farmacia, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Lynsey, Thank you for the rating and review. Best regards. Museu da Farmácia

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

I went as a guest with colleagues attending a conference. We were treated to a never-ending parade of stellar cuisine-meat, fish and vegetarian with a very helpful commentary from the mat d'. All accompanied by excellent. I would highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best pharmacy museums in the world. There are fabulous medical and general health items, also. The first level has many complete pharmacy interiors. There are excellent medical, pharmacy posters and paper items. The stairway to the upper level has exterior...More

Thank Gary C
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MuseuDaFarmacia, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Museu da Farmacia, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Dear Garry C, Thank you for your kindly and important comment made about the Pharmacy and Health Museum in Lisbon. It is our goal to continue working on the dissemination of subjects related to the history of pharmacy and health under a contemporary vision. We...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered 4 different little plates to share as a couple. We liked this way of ordering, sharing and eating. Gives you the possibility to try many different things. The service was good and fast, the atmosphere outside really good with he Miradouro de Santa...More

Thank Nelly V
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This museum won several awards, it was made by pharmacists to show their work... although there are interesting pieces, I have to agree with Robyn_H review, there is no explanation about pharmacy treatments. It also lacks interactivity. Modern science needs to be explained. We cannot...More

Thank YannP
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I work in health care. I was hoping for a look at pharmacy treatments through the ages: how did they year the plague? What were midev trellises? What could you but over the counter at the turn of the century, how did they market laudenum...More

2  Thank Robyn H
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Went a wander and noticed the big grassy terrace outside with bright coloured seats, after walking about for hours we went in for a seat and ordered a wine, waitress was really really nice. And then we ordered another drink, with a different waiter. We...More

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