Where to Shop in Lisbon
Collected by Rita Alves, AFAR Local Expert
Rua dos Bacalhoeiros 117, 1100-016 Lisboa, Portugal
Stop at Silva e Feijóo, nearly 100 years old and with two places in downtown and another one close to the castle. It was founded by two merchants, Júlio Dias da Silva and Ivo Nuno Feijó. Take a look at Portuguese delicacies from all over the...
Largo do Carmo 26, 1200-092 Lisboa, Portugal
In spite of a world where nowadays every street is full of huge chain stores, we can still find treasures like this tiny shop. In the romantic Largo do Carmo, this charming shop is decorated in '50s style with red velvet sofas and classical...
R. Garrett 77, 1200-273 Lisboa, Portugal
I often go to Chiado for dinner, a drink, or a visit to Bertrand bookshop, and every time I pass the door of Paris em Lisboa I breathe deeply—so that I feel the wonderful smell that comes from this store. Founded in 1888, it was chosen by Queen...
R. do Carmo 87-A, 1200-093 Lisboa, Portugal
This small little wonder of a shop is located at 87 Rua do Carmo, the most fashionable street in Lisbon after the superseding Rua Garret. It is the last shop in the whole of Portugal, which is exclusively dedicated to the bespoke hand manufacture...
R. dos Fanqueiros 77, 1100-010 Lisboa, Portugal
Are you looking for a funny, original, and practical gift? In this shop you will find it. Pillow cases with phrases like “I love you too” or with swallows or frogs (that might turn into a prince). If you take your lunch to work, check out the...
Centro Cultural de Belém 3, 1449-003 Lisboa, Portugal
This shop is located at Centro Cultural de Belém, and besides articles for students and design and architecture professionals, it also sells fine art things. I've bought gifts for myself in this shop, because they offer art merchandise such as...
Praça Dom Pedro IV 73, 1100-202 Lisboa, Portugal
Thanks to the grandson of the founder (Manuel Aquino de Azevedo Rua), who now manages the shop, this lovely place is still open. Notable people like Fernando Pessoa and Spain’s King Carlos have been among its customers. Even with fashion changes...
R. dos Fanqueiros 70, 1100-231 Lisboa, Portugal
It’s almost impossible not to like Portuguese wines or liqueurs—they are so good and there are so many to choose from. Napoleão carries a wide selection and if you don’t want to carry the bottle, they ship worldwide. This family company (Francisco...
Praça do Príncipe Real 26, 1250-184 Lisboa, Portugal
In the posh neighborhood of Príncipe Real, this shopping galleria, located in an exquisite 19th-century neo-Moorish palace, showcases Portuguese brands and designers. In addition to the shops, you can find temporary exhibitions and a restaurant...
R. das Salgadeiras 10, 1200-396 Lisboa, Portugal
Portugal produces at least half of the world’s cork, harvested from its many cork oak forests. A design shop in the Bairro Alto neighborhood sells umbrellas, handbags, and kitchenware made from the recyclable material. Rua das Salgadeiras 10,...
Rua dos Bacalhoeiros 34, 1100-016 Lisboa, Portugal
Portugal is famous for their cured fish, a tradition that goes back hundreds of years. There's no better place to see the variety than at the storefront of Conserveira de Lisboa, an outpost of an organization that promotes Portuguese canned fish...
R. Anchieta 11, 1200-023 Lisboa, Portugal
Vintage is hot now in Lisbon, with a few shops opening in the last year selling only quality vintage Portuguese consumer products, which is quite an achievement from my reckoning. These new shops have in them another kind of memories than the ones...
Av. da Liberdade, 1250-096 Lisboa, Portugal
Av. da Liberdade 254, 1250-096 Lisboa, Portugal
Loja das Meias is a historic shop that today focuses mainly on female prêt-à-porter. It contains one shop from Dior and another from Céline. You can admire a big panel by famous Portuguese artist Querubim Lapa, entitled "The Woman". Loja das Meias...
Rua de S. Paulo 71A, 1200-109 Lisboa, Portugal
If you take a look inside of wetani., you can still see doors saying “Management” and “Technical Services”; here used to be a space where agricultural machinery was sold. The Mateus ceramics are displayed on the cabinet shelves, the unique clothes...
Largo do Chiado 25, 1200-359 Lisboa, Portugal
If you are looking for tobacco, cigars, or smoking accessories, you should visit Casa Havaneza. You can find famous Cuban cigars like Cohiba and Montecristo, among others. However the shop has its own brand of cigarillos and pipe tobacco, the...
Rua da Escola Politécnica 42, 1250-096 Lisboa, Portugal
In the trendy neighborhood of Principe Real, you can find this indoor market. Entre Tanto is located in the Castilho Palace, a mansion from the 18th century. This shopping gallery is a hub for Portuguese and independent retailers. There are around...
Rua da Escola Politécnica, Lisboa, Portugal
Amélie au Théâtre is an alluring boutique located in the posh neighborhood of Príncipe Real. The project belongs to the fashion accessories designer Amélia Antunes and gives preference to Portuguese designers and brands. In this shop you can buy...
Tv. Corpo Santo 15, 1200-130 Lisboa, Portugal
Cais Pimenta Rosa is located in Cais do Sodré, a neighborhood that is undergoing a lot of change. The aim of this shop is to showcase the work of craftsmen from around the country. The space has a high ceiling with crystal chandeliers; check out...