Clarion Suites Lisbon
Rua Rodrigo da Fonseca, 44-50
Phone: (351) 21 0046600
Fax: (351) 21 3863000
This delicatessen offers you the best meats and cheeses and a large variety of other food products. It's no doubt one of best delicatessens, offering the finest assortments of vegetables, fruit and drinks.
Livraria Trama is a bookstore with a difference. Apart from stocking a wide range of generic books, it also houses a horde of rare books that are hard to find. Want a breather from all that book browsing? Visit their café and munch on some goodies as you let the warm ambiance soothe you. The store sees a regular line-up of art events, exhibitions, music performances, live gigs among other things. Call for more details on current and upcoming events.
Cocoa lovers will regret missing out on this place for the rest of their lives. Claudio Corallo Cioccolato e Caffè unarguably sells some of the best coffee and chocolate in the world. Fairly unpretentious and cheap for the kind of quality it provides, the store is nestled in a small area that is easy to miss. When you do find the store, celebrate with a cup of their heavenly chocolate gelato or hot chocolate. Sample the various kinds of chocolates and take several back for the relatives back home, although you are more likely to devour them yourself.
Embaixada is located inside the Ribeiro da Cunha Palace. It is a well known landmark that houses several boutiques like O da Joana, Le Jardim, Urze, Shoes Closet and Sal that take care of all your shopping needs. Apart from these avenues, there is a bar and cafe too, with several more in the offing. Dotting these establishments are many Art-nouveau artifacts, sculptures, paintings and other memorabilia that speak of the cultural history of the castle. Exhibitions and other cultural events also take place from time to time.
Poetry, and only poetry, is what one can find at Poesia Incompleta: the first ever only poetry bookstore in Portugal. To sell books, on this day and age is not an easy task, even more if there are only poetry books to sell. However, the Poesia Incompleta distinguishes itself due to its personalized service and strong collection. Its location, near the Portuguese parliament at a traditional and antique neighborhood, furnishes a perfect scenario to appreciate a poetry original.
This store is recommended for people who want to decorate their houses with beautiful antique objects. This shop has all kinds of antique design objects, where you will find works of art, plates and furniture. The store specializes in Art Deco.
Specialists in furniture of all periods, silverware and paintings.
This imposing post modernist structure, inaugurated in 1985 includes 300 stores, 55 restaurants, 10 cinemas, banks, a post office, a fitness club (with a swimming pool and a tennis court), a supermarket and beauty salons.
Brainchild of Marcela Brunken and Tanja Baur, Fabrico Infinito is a boutique store in the Principe Real neighborhood. This innovative shop and gallery is built in pristine white which accentuates the art pieces, chandeliers, antiques and handmade jewellery in an aesthetic way. They even have a tea room for shoppers to nibble on some delicious snacks while shopping. A visit to this avant-garde store will definitely be a rewarding experience.
56 Artes is a contemporary art gallery that showcases prominent local artists from Lisbon. Besides this, the space also aims to promote local crafts by showcasing a rich variety that is also available for purchase. Exhibits change regularly, giving upcoming artists, a great platform to showcase their creativity. An excellent place to check out the local art scene and pick up interesting souvenirs.
The passion about taste is common to almost every human being. At Oil & Vinegar, the tasting sense will certainly overcome any other and become an irresistible temptation. For starters, one can find almost 25 different kinds of olive oil, dozens of type of vinegar, several sorts of chutneys, pestos and bruschettas. There is also a considerable selection of accessories, like handmade napkins, candles, and cook books. The service is professional, well informed and extremely polite.
The architecture of the Saldanha Residential is one of the most modern in Lisbon. Close by, there are two other shopping malls. The refinement of its shops, movie theatres and restaurant areas are its main advantage.