Category Archives: Fado Houses

March 03

Casa de Linhares

Located in the basement of the 18th century Condes de Linhares palace, Casa de Linhares’s seven-meter-high vaulted ceiling, stone columns and red brick interior take the atmospheric enjoyment of fado to new heights. Chef Emília Costa prepares tasty Portuguese dishes alongside wines from the cellar that date back to the 80s, while the likes of Maria da Nazaré, Celeste […]

February 20

Clube de Fado

The Restaurante “Clube de Fado” is in the heart of Alfama and just a “stone’s throw away” of the renowned Sé de Lisboa. If you enjoy excellent Portuguese traditional cooking, the sound of a Portuguese Guitar and to hear the greatest portuguese Fado voices, this Fado club is for you. As you enter the doors […]

January 31

Sr. Vinho

This extremely popular fado restaurant is owned by Maria da Fé. Her famous husky voice draws both Portuguese and international fans, who are also treated to a host of excellent guest artists. Throughout the past three decades, it has been one of the top spots in Lisbon to hear some quality Fado.

January 31

O Faia

When, in 1947, Lucilia do Carmo opened her Fado House, it was a small space at Rua da Barroca, which grew as the fame and recognition of its owner and later of her son, Carlos do Carmo, became unquestionable. In 1980, O Faia had new owners, and it underwent some remodeling – a bar was created, the […]