The Best Brunch in Lisbon: Our Top 6 Picks For an Epic Morning Meal

Heim Café's delicious pancakes, pictured, might just be the best brunch in Lisbon.

This blog post was originally posted on November 29, 2018 and was updated on September 17, 2020.  These six spots for the best brunch in Lisbon combine classic treats with some unique Portuguese twists. At Devour Lisbon, we’re all about tradition—and we’re the first to admit that a big, hearty mid-morning meal is not among Portugal’s […]

Top 6 Places for the Best Cataplana in Lisbon

Seafood cataplana at Aqui Há Peixe in Lisbon

There’s nothing like a steaming seafood stew to raise your spirits—and that’s exactly what this traditional dish does. Here’s where to get the best cataplana in Lisbon! If you’ve ever been to a traditional Portuguese restaurant or eaten with a Portuguese family, you know how much this country loves seafood. It’s no wonder; much of […]

8 Best Places for Afternoon Tea in Lisbon

Scones and cup of tea

Did you know that tea plays a starring role in Portuguese history? Enjoy this traditional drink at the top spots for afternoon tea in Lisbon! When you think of tea, what country comes to mind?  If it’s England, we don’t blame you. Not many people know that Great Britain actually owes its tea obsession to […]

Top 7 Places for the Best Chocolate in Lisbon

The famous chocolate cake at Landeau in Lisbon

Portugal may be known for its pastries, but it’s also a chocolate lover’s paradise. Here’s our guide to the best chocolate in Lisbon! If you’ve got a sweet tooth, Portugal’s capital is the place for you. From the ubiquitous pastéis de nata to lesser-known local delicacies, Lisbon certainly isn’t lacking when it comes to dessert—or […]

How to Plan the Perfect Estoril Day Trip from Lisbon

Forte da Cruz and Praia do Tamariz beach, Estoril, Portugal

One of Portugal’s most luxurious locales is right down the coast from Lisbon. Discover its charm on an Estoril day trip! Just a few miles west of Lisbon, you’ll find a stretch of coastline unlike any other. It’s known as the Portuguese Riviera, thanks to its storied past and famous residents—not to mention high property […]

The Ultimate Guide to Solo Travel in Lisbon

If you're visiting Lisbon on a budget, plan your trip for low season. There are much less tourists around!

Headed to Lisbon alone? Check out our top tips for solo travel in Lisbon, from accommodation and activities to culture and cuisine. It’s safe to say that solo travel is in style. More and more people of all ages and interests are taking the leap to travel alone—and discovering all its advantages along the way. […]

Top 5 Spots for Luggage Storage in Lisbon

Tour group at Praça de Figueira in Lisbon

Want to discover the city without the (literal) burden of baggage? Check out the best places for luggage storage in Lisbon! No one likes lugging their bags around Lisbon. This city’s endless hills may lead to incredible views, but they also make it especially exhausting to carry around a suitcase. Not to mention the fact […]

Top 5 Places to Take a Cooking Class in Lisbon

Compadre cooking class in Lisbon

Want to go behind the scenes of Portuguese cuisine? Sign up for a cooking class in Lisbon to learn all the local culinary secrets! If you love Portuguese food as much as we do, you know it only takes one meal to get obsessed. But what if you’re only in Lisbon for a few days? […]