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O Marinheiro

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Praca Dona Filipa de Lencastre, 187 | Cristina Carvalho, Porto 4050260, Portugal
+351 22 205 8760
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The Restaurant O Marinheiro is placed in Praça D. Filipa de Lencastre in...
The Restaurant O Marinheiro is placed in Praça D. Filipa de Lencastre in Porto downtown nearby the City Hall and very close to Torre dos Clérigos.This is the ideal place for your daily meals and the perfect place to have a nice dinner with friends having the chance to enjoy the tipical and pleasent atmosphere that this Restaurant has.With a capacity to serve 80 pax, (inside and outside) we are willing to offer you a perfect service with portuguese traditional food where the regional plates, the homemade deserts and the good wines meet the demand of the taste and preference of the most demanding visitor.Always working to be better joining the quality of the food with the friendly service of the staff.Come and visit us we are witing for you!!!
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    Very good
  • 37
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  • 21
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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent local cuisine

Another "stumbled upon" restaurant. Great fish dishes. Local atmosphere and plenty of locals eating there. Friendly, efficient service. Excellent value for money. Try the chocolate mousse for desert !

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2015
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Switzerland
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English first
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Fresh seafood, delicious in the simple way&slow price, but fresh, not oily with huge amount of cabbage& salad( if you asked to change),sardines,, shrimp& calamari skewers was favorite, grilled octopus was Just ok,service was good

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Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Another "stumbled upon" restaurant. Great fish dishes. Local atmosphere and plenty of locals eating there. Friendly, efficient service. Excellent value for money. Try the chocolate mousse for desert !

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This Cafe'Restaurant is opposite the Infante Sagres Hotel. It has a varied menu and the prices are unbelievably cheap. Make sure you are hungry as the pportions are huge. Good service from the serving staff as well.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Small restaurant slightly off the beaten track offering a good selection of Mediterranean food with an emphasis on seafood. Plush surroundings with the option of eating inside and out. Staff friendly and attentive. Best restaurant in the vicinity.

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cristina c, Gerente at O Marinheiro, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are very glad to notice that we are beeing able to acomplish our goal, to assure a serice that leaves our clients satisfied and wanting to come back. Thank you for having us as a reference and for your preference. More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Ten of us went for dinner here last night. A friend of ours is from Porto and brought us here. It's very much locals eating here and the atmosphere is typically Portugeuse. The staff were fantastic, taking time to translate and recommend different dishes on the menu. The prices were very reasonable, I had a Sardines served with salad and... More 

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Muito obrigada pelo seu comentário. Ficamos contentes ao ter conhecimento que tem apreciado a nossa comida e agradecemos a preferência... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I went with a friend yesterday at dinner time and honestly i found it great. Great rate price/quality. Fast service. Staff was tired i could see but they were polite. I am portuguese and was looking exactely for a place like this. Nice and simple. I saw the other reviews and i wouldn't rate it as terrible or bad. Still....i... More 

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Muito obrigada pelo seu comentário. Ficamos contentes ao ter conhecimento que tem apreciado a nossa comida e agradecemos a preferência... More 

Funchal, Portugal
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I don't understand why this restaurant is so highly rated. It is cheap, service is good but food (the main thing) and atmosphere nothing special...

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Muito obrigada pelo seu comentário. Lamento que a nossa comida não tenha tenha correspondido à sua expectativa mas o nosso... More 

Taiwan
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We enjoy the dinner there, friendly staff, inexpensive cost,fresh grilled sardines,good choice of the dessert - Natas do Céu :)

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Muito obrigada pelo seu comentário. Ficamos contentes ao ter conhecimento que tem apreciado a nossa comida e agradecemos a preferência... More 

Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

There wasn't many vegetarians options on the menu... To be honest, only one or two dishes were veggie, but I've also notice that Portugal doesn't have many vegetarian food in general.

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Muito obrigada pelo seu comentário. Ficamos contentes ao ter conhecimento que tem apreciado a nossa comida e agradecemos a preferência... More 

Sao Paulo, Brazil
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165 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Well located, nice venue, friendly staff and good prices but the food was poor! The codfish was badly prepared

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Praca Dona Filipa de Lencastre, 187 | Cristina Carvalho, Porto 4050260, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 205 8760

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 14
  • Cuisine: European, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

The Restaurant O Marinheiro is placed in Praça D. Filipa de Lencastre in Porto downtown nearby the City Hall and very close to Torre dos Clérigos.This is the ideal place for your daily meals and the perfect place to have a nice dinner with friends having the chance to enjoy the tipical and pleasent atmosphere that this Restaurant has.With a capacity to serve 80 pax, (inside and outside) we are willing to offer you a perfect service with portuguese traditional food where the regional plates, the homemade deserts and the good wines meet the demand of the taste and preference of the most demanding visitor.Always working to be better joining the quality of the food with the friendly service of the staff.Come and visit us we are witing for you!!!
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?