Supermarkets, street markets or big shopping galleries? Here’s where you can go in Lisbon, what to buy there and why! (yes, IKEA and Primark directions included…)

Want to know where to regularly buy basic groceries for good prices? Looking for a shop opened till late night hours to get some cheap wine before hitting a club? Or need some hints where’s a good place to get souvenirs for your grandma? In all these cases, you’re reading the right article!

Becoming aware of all the opportunities Lisbon offers for shopping, you can only save quite a big bunch of money, but also find things you might not be able to buy anywhere else. So basically, when you need to buy something, you have these options:

a) Supermarkets (Pingo Doce, Mini Preco, Continente, Jumbo, Lidl)

b) Little grocery shops (portuguese, vietnamese….)

c) Large shopping malls (Amoreiras, Vasco da Gama, Chiado, Freeport)

d) Markets

e) Ordinary