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Ora Viva Restaurante

Rua Fonte Taurina, 83, Porto, Portugal
222052033
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Ranked #145 of 882 Restaurants in Porto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Cape Coral, Florida
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130 reviews 130 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

You'll have to look for this tiny place one street in from the riverfront but it's definitely worth it! A narrow dining hall that seats a maximum of 28 people, it was already full when we stopped in. A short wait near the door and we were seated. We ordered the day's special cordon bleu and it was delicious! Add... More

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Artesia, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This hidden gem is tucked away the winding streets behind the riverfront. There are just about 10 tables, if that, in the whole restaurant. All of them were full when we peeked in, and we were so glad we decided to wait. What first attracted us, was the "prato do dia" of Carne Alentejana. However, by the time we ordered,... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Wonderful restaurant! The staff is relaxed, happy, interested, efficient. Great food! Try the grilled octopus. With a vinho verde, ponte de lima. And the drunken pear. You will love it!

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Sierra Madre, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Great meal. We had the sea bass and butcher steak both were excellent and perfectly cooked. We also ordered one misto salada which was fresh and light and enough to share for two. We had a good bottle of vinho tinta from the Douro valley that we was recommended by the waiter. The wait staff was very attentive and spoke... More

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Cary, NC
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Although in the Old City with lots of tourist traps nearby, this restaurant is a hidden gem. Wonderful ambience, delicious food and excellent and accommodating service!

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Frankfort, Illinois
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Affordable , tasty,and fun. While you enjoy your meal, ask your host why every imaginable paper currency is hanging from the ceiling. Bring your Steve's book for a free glass of the best port I had in Porto.

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Sullivan's Island, South Carolina
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103 reviews 103 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Saturday and it was raining in Porto, putting a damper on sightseeing. We found this place just around the corner from our hotel mentioned in one of the popular guide books, so dashed through the rain to get there for lunch. Very nice place. Cozy atmosphere. Very friendly staff. Lingered over a delicious local fish offering followed by a free... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This restaurant was located round the corner from our hotel and we decided to give it a try on our first night in Porto. We were not disappointed. The restaurant is very narrow with only a handful of tables but that adds to the atmosphere - it was full when we visited. We decided to pass on a starter but... More

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The food was very good, especially the fish, and the location is nice. The staff was really friendly and nice. Prices are ok although they charge you for all extras they offer you in the beginning without asking.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We found this place by chance and were very glad we did. Simple food done very, very well. The large shrimps were amazing. We definitely prefer quality over pretensions and this place delivers.

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Additional Information about Ora Viva Restaurante

Address: Rua Fonte Taurina, 83, Porto, Portugal
Phone Number: 222052033
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto

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