Café de São Bento

Rua de São Bento 212 1200-821 Lisbon Portugal Map
Average price €35.00
9,4 /10
912 reviews
1067 reviews
Em plena Rua de São Bento, encontra-se o emblemático Café de São Bento, aberto desde 1982. Desde a sua abertura, que o Café de São Bento é destaque em diversos meios. Tendo já recebido a distinção de “Melhor Bife de Lisboa” pela revista Time Out. A música ambiente, a decoração sóbria, o serviço profissional, e os preços convidativos são os ingredientes principais do sucesso do Café de São Bento.

A receita original do Bife à Marrare confeccionado no Café São Bento sofreu algumas alterações. Aqui, o bife é com carne do lombo fresco, ao invés da carne do pojadouro usada na receita original. Também o molho foi alterado, sendo um segredo da casa, e por isso, o bife agora chama-se Bife à Café São Bento. Além do Bife, há diversos pratos, como o carpaccio de salmão fumado ou carpaccio de novilho, e as deliciosas sobremesas como o crème brûlée.

INSIDER tip

Claro que não poderá deixar de experimentar o célebre Bife à São Bento, acompanhado com batatas fritas e regado com um delicioso molho, que é de “comer e chorar por mais”.

Pictures from our users

About the restaurant Café de São Bento

Com os melhores bifes de Lisboa servidos até de madrugada, o Café São Bento foi reaberto em 2006, mantendo a decoração tradicional com predominância das madeiras e bibelots antigos.

O ambiente mantém-se intimista, fugindo ao conceito tradicional do restaurante pois identifica-se mais com um pub. Recriou o conhecido bife à Marrare e tornou-se um sucesso com vários anos de história. Apelidado por muitos como o melhor bife de Lisboa, o bife à Café de São Bento, mantêm-se desde o seu início fiel a dois princípios: carne de primeira qualidade e dose generosa.

A esta especialidade juntaram-se outras, como o bife à Portuguesa, frito em alho e louro, ou simplesmente grelhado. Para acompanhar, além das estaladiças batatas fritas, pode optar pelo esparregado, salada ou uma bela garrafa de vinho. Sempre que quiser jantar fora tarde, este restaurante é uma boa opção, onde a especialidade são os bifes. E até de madrugada...

Restaurant prices

Average à la carte price
€35.00
(average à la carte price based on a two-course meal excluding drinks)
Prices and menu can change. Those prices don't take into account any promotion and are VAT included.

How to get to the restaurant Café de São Bento

Opening time

Almoço
Segunda a Sexta das 12:30h às 14:30h

Jantar
Todos os dias das 19:00 às 02:00

Services

  • American Express , Mastercard , Visa
Excellent
9,4 /10
Only clients who have dined at the restaurant, after booking on TheFork, can leave their opinion.
  • 10
    456
  • 9
    233
  • 8
    139
  • 7
    26
  • < 7
    26
Food
9,4
Service
9,5
Setting
9,3
Value for price
Correct
Noise level
Quiet
Waiting time
Fast
95/913 reviews
Kev H.
Conqueror
(6 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 2 Dec 2018
Really lovely, atmospheric space with a very traditional style and great, very personal service. Now to the food: undoubtedly among the very best steaks you can find in Lisbon. Tender, delicious cuts, prepared just how you want. I'll definitely be back!
Teresa C.
Conqueror
(7 reviews)
Average Rating
9 /10
Food
8
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 15 Nov 2018
Excelente, como sempre.
Elisabeth H.
Explorer
(2 reviews)
Average Rating
8,5 /10
Food
8
Service
8
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 12 Nov 2018
Portuguese food, simple tastes, excellent, no fuss. Great atmosphere and very friendly service!
Gerard S.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 6 Nov 2018
Loved this place, made my trip to Lisbon 100% better!
Jennifer C.
Conqueror
(5 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 25 Oct 2018
Lives up to all the good reviews. Excellent and friendly service. The red velvet jewel box of a dining room is cozy and adds to the ambience. Great martinis, steak was delicious in their special sauce. Would definitely recommend.
Brooke D.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 22 Oct 2018
The food was delightful - and yet the service stole the show. It was well timed, genuine, humorous, and welcoming. We wouldn’t hesitate to return.
Riki S.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 19 Oct 2018
What a terrific dining experience. The service was warm and attentive, the atmosphere was like going back in time, and their specialty steak was to die for! So glad we found this gem on our trip.
Vincent H.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
8,5 /10
Food
8
Service
10
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 18 Oct 2018
Realy friendly staff
Helena W.
Explorer
(3 reviews)
Average Rating
8 /10
Food
8
Service
8
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 10 Oct 2018
Great starters! Try steak Portuguese!
Jorge L.
Foodie
(22 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 27 Sep 2018
Great steak. Great old music. Always a milestone
Holly H.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 21 Sep 2018
Such a classic. It’s everything you would expect of Lisbon Old School. But make no mistake, the steak- we’ll you ain't In Chicago.

HH
Pedro A.
Foodie
(21 reviews)
Average Rating
9 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
6
  • Meal date : 14 Sep 2018
Nice
Maria K.
Foodie
(12 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 8 Sep 2018
It's just perfect. I had my birthday dinner and they offered me a cake and drinks, that was so sweet. The waiters are really kind and gentle, food was amazing and the place is just beautiful. Muito obrigado! I will come back for sure.
Michelle H.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
9,5 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 1 Sep 2018
Loved it, steak was delicious, service was excellent. Mix of locals and tourists in the small, cosy room, decorated perfectly for an old fashioned steak house
Márcia N.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
7 /10
Food
6
Service
8
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 30 Aug 2018
Vale a simpatia e disponibilidade do staff.
Burkhard K.
Foodie
(44 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 19 Aug 2018
Excellent food, friendly staff and a special atmosphere, ottimo!!!!!
Carlos J.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
9 /10
Food
8
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 4 Aug 2018
Delicious beef at a typical bohemian old portuguese typical restaurant
Matthias B.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 3 Aug 2018
Best restaurant with excellent service!!!
Pedro P.
Explorer
(3 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 23 Jul 2018
Muito bom !
Michael B.
Conqueror
(5 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 14 Jul 2018
Cocy Club Atmosphere with very good food
TheFork uses cookies in particular to optimise your user experience, measure the performance of the sites and make advertising retargeting. By browsing the site, you accept the use of these cookies. More information or change your settings.