A Brasileira - Eating & Things To Do in Lisbon - LikeALocal Guide

Historic Cafe

A Brasileira

Save to list
Review Photos Comments Contacts

Why locals love it

It’s fancy, a meeting point for friends to have a coffee before a performance or theatre in the places nearby. It has a terrace, so you can sit outside listening the musicians that pass by Chiado.

Why you should visit it

It has more than 100 years old and it’s a milestone, since it was once the choice of Fernando Pessoa, the greatest Portuguese poet. Back in the days, it was a meeting point for writers, artists and journalists. The inside is decorated by old carved wood and burnished metal décor.

Special tip

If you need to use the toilet, keep the receipt.

Have a comment or question?

Photo author: Author:
Source URL: URL:


Well it's a must go and it is quite beautiful in the great area of Chiado and Bairro Alto
October 29, 2020
This art deco decoration coffeeshop was once the biggest coffee seller in Lisbon. Was always a place where all the intelectuals gathered and the birdplace of art and social movements
October 31, 2019
Visit “A Brasileira” to get a taste of an early 20th century chic Lisboa pastry shop. Tends to be crowded as it is located in one of the busiest areas in Chiado.
August 25, 2019
Super known place. Might be overpriced because of how many tourists go there
July 31, 2019
Brazileira was founded in 1905. It is a cafe full of history and stories.
April 14, 2019

Load more

Top 4 Tours & Experiences in Lisbon

Popular Tours & Tips in Lisbon

Sight in Lisbon
36 Sights
Restaurant in Lisbon
47 Restaurants
Cafe in Lisbon
30 Cafes
Bar in Lisbon
28 Bars
Shop in Lisbon
21 Shops
Tour in Lisbon
51 Tours
Live tips.
In your pocket.
Locals' favourite cafes, restaurants, bars and sights in your mobile. 100% offline.