Like a stage, facing the stunning Rossio and its statue of D.Pedro IV, known for his conquests and notable origins, the restaurant room reveals a concept set between classic traditional and modern sophistication.
The bohemian spirit of the original historic Internacional Hotel was brought back to life with the aim of restoring the splendor of its cultural gatherings, and that of a carefree Lisbon, that adopted hotel restaurants as the best places for the table pleasures, for brainstorming or even for plotting a conspiracy.
Bastardo portuguese for Bastard, is the illegitimate son of the portuguese cuisine. Born to break rules and the fruit of true love, the forbidden one. We cook in portuguese but we mix cultures, styles and concepts in a traditional cooking that never stops evolving. From grandma’s stews to contemporary creativity, we every crowd.
We unite the classic with the contemporary, in name of passionate cooking, made of surprising ingredients, that like characters in a play, work through different plots in a voyage between gastronomy and history.
Originally from China, it travelled the world in portuguese ships, becoming the most consumed beverage in the five continents.
We owe the famous five o’clock english tea to our queen Catarina, that by marrying the king of England and offering the most extravagant dowry known to history, including the offering of cities in Asia and ships filled with gold, travelled to the english court with a mysterious box of tea.
Bastardo renews the famous tea parlour that existed in the hotel in 1950s and surprises with a new way of enjoying tea. Get to know our tea specialist, that like a Sommelier will present you to the variety of our home grown herbs and advise you on a ideal match to our fine patisserie.
An experiment laboratory, a game between the taste of well know flavors and new ingredients. Based on the herbs and flavors from the hotel’s garden, the drinks become an event in itself. Travel through our drink offers, try new flavors and combinations, they are the result of creativity and our constant search for the best.
The raw material for the excellence of Bastardo. The connection between urban and rural in the city center. Plants and flowers grown at the hotel, serve as base for our dishes, teas and drinks revealing freshness and refinement. Enjoy the garden while sipping tea or a drink with herbs you chose yourself. This new hotel space allows for a break in the hustle and bustle of the city.