Best neighborhoods in Lisbon

Check out the top neighborhoods in Lisbon, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Alfama

1. Alfama

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96 local reviews
Alfama, Alfama
LocalityPolitical
António
It is one of the oldest neighborhoods, traditional old town and is increasingly becoming a center of culture. …
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Alfama is the oldest and one of the typical neighborhoods of Lisbon. Its name derives from Arabic Al-hamma (ال…
Rui
This quaint medieval district (once the Moorish and Jewish quarter before it became a fishing community) is th…
1. Alfama

1. Alfama

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96 local reviews
Alfama, Alfama
António
António
It is one of the oldest neighborhoods, traditional old town and is increasingly becoming a center of culture. It is a place of hidden nooks,…
"This Lisbon that I love"
"This Lisbon that I love"
Alfama is the oldest and one of the typical neighborhoods of Lisbon. Its name derives from Arabic Al-hamma (الحمة), which means baths or fou…
Rui
Rui
This quaint medieval district (once the Moorish and Jewish quarter before it became a fishing community) is the oldest neighborhood in Europ…
2. Cais do Sodré

2. Cais do Sodré

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123 local reviews
Cais do Sodré, Lisbon
Route
Ricardo
A really wonderful place in one of the most typival Lisbon neighborhoods with an incredible nightlife. There y…
Joana
Perfect spot for a late drink.The best bars, clubs, restaurants and hotels in the neighborhood.
Alice
A cultural and nightlife neighborhood!
2. Cais do Sodré

2. Cais do Sodré

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123 local reviews
Cais do Sodré, Lisbon
Ricardo
Ricardo
A really wonderful place in one of the most typival Lisbon neighborhoods with an incredible nightlife. There you will find Bars, Pubs, Resta…
Joana
Joana
Perfect spot for a late drink.The best bars, clubs, restaurants and hotels in the neighborhood.
Alice
Alice
A cultural and nightlife neighborhood!
3. Castelo de S. Jorge

3. Castelo de S. Jorge

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244 local reviews
Rua de Santa Cruz do Castelo, Lisboa
Open now
218 800 620
LodgingEstablishment
Ricardo
In S. Jorge Castle you can know a little about the history of Portugal and see Lisbon 360º. Stroll through the…
Felipe
The Castelo de S. Jorge – National Monument occupies a privileged area of the old medieval alcáçova (citadel) …
Klaudia
It is a castle located in historical neighborhood of Lisbon, which survived an earthquake and a tsunami. You…
3. Castelo de S. Jorge

3. Castelo de S. Jorge

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244 local reviews
Rua de Santa Cruz do Castelo, Lisboa
Open now
218 800 620
Ricardo
Ricardo
In S. Jorge Castle you can know a little about the history of Portugal and see Lisbon 360º. Stroll through the typical neighborhood that sur…
Felipe
Felipe
The Castelo de S. Jorge – National Monument occupies a privileged area of the old medieval alcáçova (citadel) and consists of the castle, ru…
Klaudia
Klaudia
It is a castle located in historical neighborhood of Lisbon, which survived an earthquake and a tsunami. You should also walk around Alfam…
4. Hotel Albergaria Senhora do Monte

4. Hotel Albergaria Senhora do Monte

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138 local reviews
39 Calçada do Monte, Lisboa
LodgingEstablishment
Filipe
A different sight seeing place of Lisbon, but if you go to the Graça neighborhood, go and check it out.
Amélia
This viewpoint both allows you to get a breathtaking view over Lisbon, São Jorge Castle and Tagus River, but c…
Filipe
Best view point in Lisbon, after the S. Jorge Castle.
4. Hotel Albergaria Senhora do Monte

4. Hotel Albergaria Senhora do Monte

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138 local reviews
39 Calçada do Monte, Lisboa
Filipe
Filipe
A different sight seeing place of Lisbon, but if you go to the Graça neighborhood, go and check it out.
Amélia
Amélia
This viewpoint both allows you to get a breathtaking view over Lisbon, São Jorge Castle and Tagus River, but can also function as a place to…
Filipe
Filipe
Best view point in Lisbon, after the S. Jorge Castle.
5. R. Augusta

5. R. Augusta

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16 local reviews
R. Augusta, Lisbon
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Joana & Fred
Downtown Lisbon, with Rua Augusta at its center, is an 18th-century district, completely rebuilt after the 175…
David
Baixa is a neoclassical neighborhood in Lisbon with grid-like streets. It was developed after the 1755 eathqua…
Joana
The most beautiful street for shopping!
5. R. Augusta

5. R. Augusta

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16 local reviews
R. Augusta, Lisbon
Joana & Fred
Joana & Fred
Downtown Lisbon, with Rua Augusta at its center, is an 18th-century district, completely rebuilt after the 1755 earthquake which had destroy…
David
David
Baixa is a neoclassical neighborhood in Lisbon with grid-like streets. It was developed after the 1755 eathquake devastated the area Before …
Joana
Joana
The most beautiful street for shopping!
6. Bairro Alto Hotel

6. Bairro Alto Hotel

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224 local reviews
2 Praça Luís de Camões, Lisboa
213 408 288
LodgingEstablishment
Marta
The Bairro Alto is an old and picturesque neighborhood in central Lisbon, with narrow cobbled streets, centuri…
António
Throughout most of its 500-year history, this neighborhood has maintained a certain bohemian and alternative a…
António
In some of Lisbon’s oldest and most traditional neighbourhoods, you’ll find a nightlife and festive spirit tha…
6. Bairro Alto Hotel

6. Bairro Alto Hotel

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224 local reviews
2 Praça Luís de Camões, Lisboa
213 408 288
Marta
Marta
The Bairro Alto is an old and picturesque neighborhood in central Lisbon, with narrow cobbled streets, centuries-old houses, small tradition…
António
António
Throughout most of its 500-year history, this neighborhood has maintained a certain bohemian and alternative atmosphere. Starting on Largo d…
António
António
In some of Lisbon’s oldest and most traditional neighbourhoods, you’ll find a nightlife and festive spirit that you’ll find hard to believe …
7. Casa-Museu Fernando Pessoa

7. Casa-Museu Fernando Pessoa

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14 local reviews
16 Rua Coelho da Rocha, Lisboa
Open now
213 913 270
MuseumEstablishment
Nuno
Pessoa's house and neighborhood
Valeria
This is the neighborhood where Fernando Pessoa lived and died. It is unique not only for its squareness and sy…
Cristina
One of the houses where the best known portuguese writer and poet lived, turned into a museum
7. Casa-Museu Fernando Pessoa

7. Casa-Museu Fernando Pessoa

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14 local reviews
16 Rua Coelho da Rocha, Lisboa
Open now
213 913 270
Nuno
Nuno
Pessoa's house and neighborhood
Valeria
Valeria
This is the neighborhood where Fernando Pessoa lived and died. It is unique not only for its squareness and symmetry, that is clearly distin…
Cristina
Cristina
One of the houses where the best known portuguese writer and poet lived, turned into a museum
8. Graça

8. Graça

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20 local reviews
Graça, Lisbon
SublocalityPolitical
Margarida
Typical neighborhood with traditional shops -:: perfect for buying your groceries, fresh bread, delicious Port…
Augusto
Historic neighborhood.
Pedro
Next to the flat (5 min walking), a popular and traditional neighborhood, where you can watch portuguese real …
8. Graça

8. Graça

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20 local reviews
Graça, Lisbon
Margarida
Margarida
Typical neighborhood with traditional shops -:: perfect for buying your groceries, fresh bread, delicious Portuguese pastries and biscuits -…
Augusto
Augusto
Historic neighborhood.
Pedro
Pedro
Next to the flat (5 min walking), a popular and traditional neighborhood, where you can watch portuguese real life. You will find several gr…
9. Armazéns do Chiado

9. Armazéns do Chiado

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25 local reviews
2 Rua do Carmo, Lisboa
Open now
Shopping mallEstablishment
Celia
Popular with the city's youth which is drawn to FNAC (CDs, DVDs, books) and other international shops. The top…
Alexandra
Lisbon's most elegant and trendiest neighborhood is where everyone meets for coffee, shopping, or before dinne…
Joana
Formerly a department store (which advertised itself as the country's largest shop in 1894), everything in thi…
9. Armazéns do Chiado

9. Armazéns do Chiado

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25 local reviews
2 Rua do Carmo, Lisboa
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Celia
Celia
Popular with the city's youth which is drawn to FNAC (CDs, DVDs, books) and other international shops. The top floor is dedicated to cafes a…
Alexandra
Alexandra
Lisbon's most elegant and trendiest neighborhood is where everyone meets for coffee, shopping, or before dinner and a night out in neighbori…
Joana
Joana
Formerly a department store (which advertised itself as the country's largest shop in 1894), everything in this building except the façade b…
10. Restaurante Zé da Mouraria

10. Restaurante Zé da Mouraria

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35 local reviews
24 R. João do Outeiro, Lisboa
Open now
218 865 436
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Tiago
At the recently renovated Mouraria neighborhood, where fado music was born, thiz amazing "tasca" serves delici…
Anabela
At the recently renovated Mouraria neighborhood, where fado music was born, this amazing «tasca» serves delici…
Teresa
Great Portuguese restaurant in a very traditional neighborhood. It only opens at lunch time. You have to be th…
10. Restaurante Zé da Mouraria

10. Restaurante Zé da Mouraria

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35 local reviews
24 R. João do Outeiro, Lisboa
Open now
218 865 436
Tiago
Tiago
At the recently renovated Mouraria neighborhood, where fado music was born, thiz amazing "tasca" serves delicious portuguese food at fair pr…
Anabela
Anabela
At the recently renovated Mouraria neighborhood, where fado music was born, this amazing «tasca» serves delicious portuguese food at fair pr…
Teresa
Teresa
Great Portuguese restaurant in a very traditional neighborhood. It only opens at lunch time. You have to be there before 12:30 or after 15:0…
11. Restaurante Pap Açorda

11. Restaurante Pap Açorda

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9 local reviews
57 Rua da Atalaia, Lisboa
Open now
213 464 811
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Sofia & Miguel
The restaurant responsible for turning Bairro Alto into Lisbon's trendiest dining neighborhood is still the mo…
Ana Cristina
The restaurant responsible for turning Bairro Alto into Lisbon's trendiest dining neighborhood is still the mo…
Nuno
A Lisbon classic
11. Restaurante Pap Açorda

11. Restaurante Pap Açorda

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9 local reviews
57 Rua da Atalaia, Lisboa
Open now
213 464 811
Sofia & Miguel
Sofia & Miguel
The restaurant responsible for turning Bairro Alto into Lisbon's trendiest dining neighborhood is still the most famous in the area. It open…
Ana Cristina
Ana Cristina
The restaurant responsible for turning Bairro Alto into Lisbon's trendiest dining neighborhood is still the most famous in the area. It ope…
Nuno
Nuno
A Lisbon classic
12. O Pitéu da Graça

12. O Pitéu da Graça

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30 local reviews
95 Largo da Graça, Lisbon
Open now
218 871 067
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Sara & Paulo
The best in the neighborhood.
Miguel
A classic in the neighborhood
Hugo & Rita
This is a really nice restaurant on your way to several touristic attractions in Lisbon. With wonderful portug…
12. O Pitéu da Graça

12. O Pitéu da Graça

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30 local reviews
95 Largo da Graça, Lisbon
Open now
218 871 067
Sara & Paulo
Sara & Paulo
The best in the neighborhood.
Miguel
Miguel
A classic in the neighborhood
Hugo & Rita
Hugo & Rita
This is a really nice restaurant on your way to several touristic attractions in Lisbon. With wonderful portuguese food on a modest price. E…