What to do in Lisbon at night
- Enjoy a typical homemade meal
Start your evening on the best note, enjoying a homemade meal prepared by a local. Taste authentic Portuguese food, from “Bacalhau à Braz” to “Carne de Porco Alentejana”, and “Arroz Doce” or “Leite Créme” for dessert. Or enjoy a fusion inspired menu made with fresh local ingredients.
Your local host will give you great insights about Portuguese cuisine and wine or about dishes from around the world. You can even learn how to cook Portuguese or international food. If you’re wondering what to do in Lisbon at night, this is a truly delicious and educative experience!
- Have dinner to the sound of Fado
If you’d rather eat out, visiting a Fado House is a must in your list of what to do in Lisbon at night! Choose one of the traditional Fado Houses located in the picturesque district of Alfama. Here traditional Portuguese food is served to the sound of the not less authentic Fado music.
Fado was born in Lisbon around the 19th century. Today it is the city song and the most famous and authentic Portuguese music genre. Ask your local guide all about the history of Fado and Fado Houses for a complete experience.
- Explore Bairro Alto and Cais do Sodré
After dinner head to Bairro Alto and Cais do Sodré and take a bar crawl with a local. This is the best way to get to know the top and most lively bars and clubs when you’re new in town. It’s also one of our favorite options of what to do in Lisbon at night.
Right in the city center, Bairro Alto and Cais do Sodré are two of the most popular nightlife areas in Lisbon, frequented by locals and travelers alike. Your private guide will show you the natives’ most beloved places and give you the greatest local partying experience, as if you were born in Lisbon!