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Best Bars In Lisbon – Our Top 10

If you’re taking a trip to Lisbon, you will definitely enjoy the city with over 260 days of sunshine a year.

For you to make the most out of the sunshine, we have put together a list of some of the best bars in Lisbon where you can fully enjoy the experience.

Café Klandestino

This speakeasy bar is the place for all coffee lovers. It is the main ingredient in almost every drink they make there. Every day between 5-10pm they have a happy hour and you get can some classics such as Whisky Sour, Negroni or a Daiquiri for 6 euros each.

BouBou’s

This place was opened by two expats who simply fell in love with Portugal, local weather and culture. You won’t just find an amazing selection of drinks, cocktails and food there. This place is most beautifully designed. It is decorated with marble tables, a lot of fresh green plants and cosy plaited chairs.

Toca da Raposa

A talented mixologist from London opened this place. They make all the cocktails using fresh, local produce so expect a lot of herbal ingredients in cockails here. You will find pieces of mixology art in this cocktail venue. Make sure to try Abelha – a cocktail with honey and fig tree leaves.

Rio Maravilha

This is a wonderful bar if you are looking for a great outdoor terrace. You will be able to try some of the funky dished there like pineapple and pepper jelly to accompany your brandy sour with grapefruit and coriander there too.

Sky Bar

You can find this rooftop bar at the top of the Tivoli Avenida Hotel. This bar is open whatever the weather so you can enjoy nice cocktails and tapas with a view overlooking Lisbon.

Red Frog

This is a speakeasy bar which was inspired by Prohibition-era establishments in the US. It’s a famous cocktail bar in Lisbon. And no wonder – the bar is ranked 92nd on the list of world’s best bars. Why is it so special? Go find out for yourselves!

Pesca

Here you will find yourself at a classy restaurant/bar. Pesca is proud of Portuegele seafood produce and they celebrate it by enhancing the sea flavours.  They pair cocktails with their seafood dishes to ensure you get a great, well-rounded experience of the local delicacies.

Cinco Lounge

This place is perfect for late visitors as it opens its doors only at 9 pm. They appreciate the sophisticated and cool cocktail culture and foster that atmosphere within the bar. You will find their menu simple but nevertheless, the presentation is very thought through. Have some classics like B52 and an Old Fashioned but also have a cocktail called Lemon Pie, Smokey and Marigolds or Sherlock Tones.

DAMAS

You should visit this bar if you like live music and a laid back atmosphere. They only opened a year ago but already made enough noise to become a local favourite. During the day it’s a cosy restaurant and at night it turns into a concert venue with a dancefloor.

Clube Ferroviário

This is another terrace bar, perfect for sunny weather. It has a beautiful tropical terrace and flamingo wallpaper, photos of which you will find all over Instagram. They always have a bunch of music events going on and it is perfect for a late afternoon hanging out with your friends.

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