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Velhos Tempos

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Rua do Carmo, 7, Braga 4700 - 309, Portugal
351253214368
Sunday
Closed
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Cozinha Rural P`ra Gente Urbana

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  • 88
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food and amazing staff

We were recommended this restaurant by the receptionist at the IBIS hotel across the road. The food was outstanding, the portions were generous, and the staff were so attentive and friendly. If you go to one restaurant in Braga, make it this one!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
spenny_81
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London, UK
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London, UK
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We were recommended this restaurant by the receptionist at the IBIS hotel across the road. The food was outstanding, the portions were generous, and the staff were so attentive and friendly. If you go to one restaurant in Braga, make it this one!!

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Setubal District, Portugal
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Very good decor, the menu has variety and quality. The servings are not very large but food is great and the staff very friendly. It's a small restaurant with a family environment.

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Moncao, Portugal
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I recently discovered this restaurant in Braga and I went there 2 times in less then one week. Excelent home made food, great starters and to finalize delicious home made pastries. In top of it, the staff makes you feel like you are at home, always very friendly and nice. Not less important I consider an excelent value for money.... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Excelent Food and very good staff is a lovelly portuguese decor. If your going to Braga I highly recommend to eat here. I give an extra star to Ana that recommended an excellent meal always with a smile

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Delft, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Kind of difficult to find a restaurant in Braga in May, many were closed, those which were open were often snackbars, but then we found Velhos Tempos. We enjoyed a very well prepared (grilled) octopus and had a good bottle or wine, and this all for a reasonable price

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The food was really good! Best bacalhau (cod) I had in a while, the staff were really friendly and if you want to see how our grandmas house were like in the 90's this is your restaurant!!

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Porto, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

If you want a good insight into Portuguese gastronomy, you MUST try this restaurant. As the name stands for, the restaurant has a lovely decor alludes to good old times with unique vintage furniture and tables made of sewing machines. The staff is as delightful as the food and will happily advise you on must tries, but I leave you... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

At this restaurante you can find the traditional Portuguese cuisine at the very best environment. Located in the city center they have a good service and very good food for a good price. You must try it! A very good option.

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Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

good traditional food and beautiful decor with traditional objects. Relation of price and quality is very good.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Great service and food. Everyone was really nice and the place is beautifully cosy. The place serves typical Portoghese food and the dishes are well served. I strongly recommend 'Velhos Tempos'

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Additional Information about Velhos Tempos

Address: Rua do Carmo, 7, Braga 4700 - 309, Portugal
Phone Number: 351253214368
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Braga
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: Portuguese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua do Carmo, 7, Braga 4700 - 309, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Braga
  • Phone Number: 351253214368

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Portuguese

Description

Cozinha Rural P`ra Gente Urbana
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?