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Largo de Sao Carlos, 10, Lisbon 1200-410, Portugal
+351 21 342 0607
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (107 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (48 reviews)
“suckling pig” (34 reviews)
Portuguese, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Largo de Sao Carlos, 10, Lisbon 1200-410, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My partner and I were lucky enough to try this place out. We booked it a few weeks ago but given they didn’t have an online booking option, we asked a friend of ours to make an international call. We were nervous to do it...More

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my girlfriend was lucky enough to get a table here just few weeks before we went to Lisboa. We dined here last thursday. we had a 14 tasting meny for lunch wich was exceptional. The service was amazing, They where all very friendly...More

Thank Magnuum94
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had the most amazing experience of lunching here yesterday and suffices to say that words fail us. This restaurant has only 10 tables and lunch takes about 2.5 hours. The staff obviously love their jobs. They are attentive, knowledgeable and friendly and explained that...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Several years ago, I read an article about Jose Avillez and his two Michelin star restaurant Belcanto. When we decided to travel to Lisbon this year, I called Belcanto around three months prior to our arrival and tried to get a dinner reservation. The small...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pricey restaurant. Especially for lunch. But we enjoyed the food very much. And the service was really fantastic. We had the chef's choice tasting menu and there were a few dishes that were very unique and delicious. While I don't think I...More

Thank Travellightworker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dining at Belcanto is really a supreme experience. You cand find the excellence cuisine with an outstanding service. Staff makes you feel in your own dining room wich is something rare in a 2 michelin star. Really superb

Thank rlmf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Believe what you read about this Chef @joseavillez and his many talents in the kitchen. Every moment which is described with precision and passion. The tastes were memorable, beautiful and delicious. When in Lisbon try to book ahead for this Michelin star experience

Thank austin_TexasLkd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasting menu lunch at the chefs table. It was absolutely superb. The service was exceptional, friendly and informative and totally attentive. The chefs table was a delightful experience, in the pastry section of the kitchen with a full view of everything. The table is perfectly...More

Thank Brenick1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were able to get a table for lunch at the last minute. The ambiance was OK, not very romantic though but functional. The food was good but I do not think that it was memorable. Probably would not go again

Thank FL T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ordered the 14 course tasting menu, with wine pairing for one... The menu was a total surprise, mostly all courses from the sea.. Without going into each dish, I will state, it was Very very creative, surpassing most all other 1...More

1  Thank Josmshank
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30 November 2017|
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Response from Moira-Anne S | Reviewed this property |
Hii, I made our reservation months in advance via email and closer to the time I called. You must make sure you speak with someone. English is easy and they were friendly on the phone. Personally I think it's somewhat... More
9 July 2017|
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Response from Bruno H | Reviewed this property |
Good Morning from Portugal! Thank you for your question. Yes, I think you can make a reservation by email. Here it is: belcanto@belcanto.pt As an alternative, you can always use the traditional telephone... More
Peter D
13 June 2017|
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Response from Thomas V | Reviewed this property |
You Can book online on their website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$69 - US$155
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo de Sao Carlos, 10, Lisbon 1200-410, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon>  > Chiado & Carmo
  • Neighbourhood: Chiado & Carmo
  • Phone Number: +351 21 342 0607
  • E-mail
Jose Avillez looks at haute cuisine as a form of expression. At the Belcanto he shares his inspirations, emotions and concerns through his culinary representations and illusions. Each dish tells a story and sets out to stir the emotions of those willing to try it."
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