The atmosphere at the Instituto dos Vinho do Douro e Porto is appropriately austere but don't let that put you off and venture in to experience an amazing array of exquisite Port Wines to suit all tastes and pockets.
If you are looking for a little sanctuary amidst the revelers there are a few oasis which are definitely worth checking out and The Old Pharmacy Wine Inn is one of those.
The bars, cafes and restaurants in Bairro Alto which project cool, generally are cool, so trust your instinct and you'll meet great people in great places!
The views are spectacular from here looking over the terracotta tiled roofs with Castelo de Sao Jorge in the distance the Lisbon Elevator to you left and the river Tagus to your right.
Bairro Alto Rooftop bar in this hotel is listed in the Top 10 Rooftop bars in the world and presents another fantastic lookout over the river to see the sun go down.
The British Bar is a place for a quiet beer for those who like a bit of nostalgia.
The clientele is diverse and the bar has an alternative atmosphere.... Not to be missed
Foxtrot - It's a beautiful and elegant bar and leaves you with a feeling it was and may still be a haunt of the decadent and nonconformist society of Lisbon
Lisbon's Hidden Treasure - The most amazing bar that I've been to - Make the effort to visit here!
This is our top choice for the best bar in Lisbon to see the sunset over the River Tagus and April 25th Bridge.