We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

#13 of 170 Cafe in Plymouth
Travelers' Choice
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Details

CUISINES
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
View all details
meals, features
Reviews (103)
Filter reviews
101 results
Traveler rating
84
15
2
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
84
15
2
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tarts pastel de nata bacalhau prego salt cod salad potatoes steak authentic portuguese wonderful cakes coffee and cake flaky pastry great place for coffee looked delicious take away pannier market full english
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I must admit we don’t normally come to this end of town, so it was the volume of tables outside that attracted us to this place for breakfast this morning. Three of us had breakfast and it cost £14! That included three hot drinks, a...juice, a savoury pastry, a sweet pastry and a full English breakfast. The staff are super friendly. This is a no-frills Portuguese café run by what seems to be a family. The service was amazingly quick. The selection of sweet treats inside is nothing short of impressive and everything is home-made! Definitely worth a try- we will be back!More

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 21 December 2020 via mobile

This place is fantastic. It’s got the feel of a genuine no-frills cafe in Portugal, and the food is great. Had lunch here for the first time today, trying the francesinha (mixed meat sandwich smothered with melted cheese, topped with a fried egg, and with...a beer-based gravy poured over the top - classic Portuguese comfort food!), salt cod croquettes and a couple of desserts including the pudim (Portuguese creme caramel). All really well made, good portion size, excellent value. Coffee was really good too. We’ve had the egg custard tarts on a couple of previous visits and they are fantastic. A real gem of a restaurant in Plymouth!More

Date of visit: December 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 29 November 2020

Almost every day in 2019 I would go to this authentic cafe. With the spirit of Lisbon (Portugal) to exquisite hosts, this cafe meant so much to the culture of another country. Personally, I think the Lisbon Cafe is a place for everyone. The cafe...is owed to be a grateful family of four. Each of them is welcoming and joyful people. Soon or later I think you should go to this glamorous restaurant..!! This cafe is as pretty as a picture...-Imogen M I definitely recommend going there!!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 16 March 2020 via mobile

A family-run Portuguese cafe and restaurant near the Pannier Market in Plymouth, with a range of pastries baked on the premises daily. Plenty of choices, nice atmosphere, excellent value.

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 26 January 2020 via mobile

Fantastic meal with family. Amazing food with great service. Highly recommended. Please try it . The food is amazing. Reminds me of being back in Portugal.

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 22 January 2020

This is a lovely little gem of a place. The service is great and the selection of cakes and pastries are amazing. The food too is really good and well priced. Well worth eating in the restaurant section.

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 4 January 2020 via mobile

We parked for the sales in the big multistorey near Frankfort Gate and fancied a coffee before shopping. We saw this bistro restaurant was open, so popped in. The food on display at the counter looked delicious, so we settled on ordering breakfast too. The...main full english was excellent value at £4.50 but we decided to both have eggs on toast, coffee and fresh orange juice. It was excellent value for quality produce and with friendly efficient service and really set us up for a day of shopping. We will return! Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 27 December 2019

Food very tasty and authentic - my husband loves the Pregos and the Pastel de Natas are to die for. Friendly staff and atmosphere. Has that lovely, buzzy European feel.

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 24 December 2019

Booked here for three of us before seeing the Bootleg Beatles at the Pavilions. The food was delicious and the service was so good. We had the salt cod fish pie, which was just about the best I have tasted, Steak with a lovely sauce...and chicken with garlic sauce. We enjoyed our food so much we are coming back in a week or so to celebrate my mum-in-law's birthday. We rounded off our meal with a bottle of the house Vinho Verde and took away some delicious custard tarts. Can't wait to return!More

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 27 November 2019 via mobile

Fish pie !! Lovely food, well priced, friendly staff and the most wonderful cakes. I would recommend visiting

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Travelodge Plymouth
952 reviews
.30 km away
Premier Inn Plymouth City Centre (Lockyers Quay) hotel
1,159 reviews
.30 km away
New Continental Hotel
773 reviews
.36 km away
Copthorne Hotel Plymouth
1,604 reviews
.45 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Tasties Cafe
179 reviews
.10 km away
Tantuni
80 reviews
.09 km away
AtKitchen
429 reviews
.10 km away
Cornwall Street Fish Bar
276 reviews
.07 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
St. Andrew's Church
123 reviews
.24 km away
Plymouth Market
114 reviews
.10 km away
Radiant
10 reviews
.21 km away
Genting Casino Plymouth
16 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Jannerbloke
26 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Daniela V | Reviewed this property |
yes yes yes for all your questions. 8am to 9pm Monday to saturday and 8am to 6pm on sunday
2
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing