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O Rei do Choc Frito

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Avenida Luisa Todi, 92, Setubal 2900-450, Portugal
265221688
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 54
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  • 65
    Very good
  • 17
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  • 5
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
One of the best Choco Frito

It´s a very good restaurant to eat a very typical Setubal food: Choco frito. Fast and with fair price. A very nice choice if you want to taste Choco frito

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
Carlos C
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  • Local cuisine
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Porto District, Portugal
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Fantastic cuttlefish, nice and efficient staff and cheap prices make this restaurant our prefered in Setúbal.

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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

It´s a very good restaurant to eat a very typical Setubal food: Choco frito. Fast and with fair price. A very nice choice if you want to taste Choco frito

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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137 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I followed the advice my Portuguese friend and went to Casa Santiago. Nothing special as it looks not super fancy, a bit away from city centre. Professional service, professional menu (short but providing variety I liked) and the taste of the dishes - there are the three attributes of this restaurant I could recommend to everybody. The same restaurant if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The great expert on fried choc, the famous specialty (with fish too) of Setubal. In main street of Setubal, in front of boat to Troia.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Just try the best fried cuttlefish in Portugal at this place! I really enjoyed it, its a very nice local restaurant and they served a lot of Portuguese food but when there you just have to go for the fried cuttlefish with french fries.

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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

If you are in Setúbal, this is the place to eat choco frito, best place in the city! Always the same for ages, good and well served, generous portions. Great!

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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This is a must visit place, the best chocolate Frito in the world!! Super delicious. You better book by phone before going, otherwise you will face a waiting list for sure. This restaurant is famous in all Portugal for the chocolate. Don't miss it!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The quick service is compared with Mcdonalds, the food is excellent, of course they just serve "choco", but it's better be perfect in one thing instead of be medium in several things. Rei do Choco is one of the best restaurants in the country to eat this specialty, the price is very fair and the service is so fast that... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were on our way home and took a detour to setubal for dinner, saw this and were DELIGHTED! I wouldn't even bother looking any further than this restaurant when in this area We had Choco frito fried cuttlefish salad & chips & beer fantastic everything !! 10/ 10 Superb friendly service by the lovely waitress and cheap! €13 for... More 

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Alges, Portugal
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is the place to go to eat choco frito! Simple restaurant, indifferent service but the "choco frito" is superb. It has other options in the menu but I have never tried them.

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Additional Information about O Rei do Choc Frito

Address: Avenida Luisa Todi, 92, Setubal 2900-450, Portugal
Phone Number: 265221688
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Setubal District  >  Setubal
Average Prices: USD 8 - 24
Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Delicatessen, Portuguese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Luisa Todi, 92, Setubal 2900-450, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Setubal District  >  Setubal
  • Phone Number: 265221688

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 24
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Delicatessen, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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