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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There was a market there during our stay. We got some really great local food and it was great to mingle with locals after the ‘wall to wall tourists’ (ourselves included) experience of an open top bus. Great fare and a nice atmosphere.

Thank Irish_Lights_Up
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There’s not much to see at Fig Tree Square (Praça da Figueira). Mostly an open square with a modest sized statue of King John I in the middle and a lot of traffic around it. Not really worth searching out.

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On some days of the week this square has busy food and merchandise stalls - in the middle. There is a large selection of things to buy and eat. Nice leather goods and a lot of local foods. You can also catch many buses and...More

Thank Tom Z
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I guess the nearest thing to 'street food' that we found in Lisbon. Walking around the stalls there are so many great smells that even though we hadn't planned to we ended up having lunch and a sangria to wash it down with. The pork...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk around Lisbon and ended up in having lunch in this square with several stalls selling fresh made local food. The Sheep's Cheese and Ham sandwich was delicious there were also a choice of drink stalls to choose from. To add the...More

Thank Mascarenhas1972
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This Square is great. It has a food market in the middle that stays open late at night. There are numerous tables to eat at . It is really down to earth. You can easily get to it by the metro. Get off at red...More

Thank TanMan1111
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We drove through this plaza. Similar to many plazas in this city nothing to out of the ordinary if you have time you might wish to stop however we were on our way to the airport so i had to enjoy it in a very...More

Thank Garrett G
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Lisboa is nice and beautiful city with many charming places like Praca da Figueira, where is the cross of many trams and buses lines. Some days in the week, part of square become little exhibition of foods or green market positioned in the city center....More

Thank Pedja P
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Writing this review specifically about the Mercado da Baixa. Visited her multiple times and really enjoyed some delicious sangria and a variety of awesome sandwiches. Totally recommend coming!

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Cons: Room was absolutely tiny, you could barely open the door without hitting the bed. The windows blocked most of the sound from outside, however there was a horrible scraping sound in the mornings that we found to be the clothesline outside. You can also...More

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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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13 September 2017|
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Response from norale | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't have the right answer... but I was there again last week (on a Friday) and it wasn't there! So I believe that it might be seasonal (maybe summer school vacations time only?). Hope somebody knows :)
27 August 2017|
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Response from w0tcha | Reviewed this property |
Yep the metro and rail stations are next to the square. The bus direct from the airport also stops there and is best way to get to downtown Lisbon from the airport.