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Al Forno

Rua de Sta. Catarina, 249, Leca Palmeira, Porto, Portugal
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Ranked #341 of 782 restaurants in Porto
Price range: $31 - $39
Most recent review
- Jun 17, 2014
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Nellysford, Virginia, USA
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I have dined at Al Forno several times and it has become easily and definitely my favourite restaurant in town. My favourite dishes include the duck salad and the pizza with smoked salmon. Desserts include excellent ice cream. Another thing I greatly enjoy is the flat bread they deliver to every table.

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Maia, Portugal
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

Good service, the Pizza's are really good and I also recommend the "Steak Al Forno". The room is very small so reservation is really the best choice.

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Matosinhos, Portugal
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101 reviews 101 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

I always go there with the same friend and so now it's sort of a ritual for us to go there again once in a while. However, I acknowledge that the service isn't that good... But the environment around you is nice and the music too! Also, on weekends and holidays you have brunch in Al Forno Café (there is... More

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Porto, Portugal
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

It's an italian food restaurant. The first "Al Forno" restaurant is a very small room in "Foz" neighborhood (Largo do Adro, to be precise) where pizza was made in a genuine wood stove. Nowadays there a few more restaurants of the same owner in the city. However the one at "Foz" still is simply the best. A pizza and a... More

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Porto, Portugal
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

Italian food and pizza with a twist... Romantic environment....

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

A really good restaurant with european cooking in Porto ! We wen't twice : the first time was really perfect, the second time was a little less... The service is very nice, the meals are very good, and the waiters are very nice, for those who speak english !! with the others, it is a little more complicated... After the... More

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Rio de Janeiro
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2009

The Al forno (Foz) is a very good italian restautrant. Good pizza and pasta. Nice portuguese wine selection and very tasty deserts. Service is 5 stars! Trully recommend it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2008

cosy italian restaurant

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2008

My favourite restaurant in the world!! I love the atmosphere!! One of my favourite programs after a tiring week!..Good wines and the best lemon ice-cream I ever tasted!!! After so many years I continue to enjoy all of it as the first time I went there!!!

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