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Taberna do Valentim

Monsignor Daniel Machado 180, Viana do Castelo, Portugal
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Viana do Castelo, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

we were introduced to the original restaurant by a local couple and kept looking for it but was never open. As we speak a little Portugese we asked and we found the best fish restaurant after 12 years ! Very clean and modernised fish brilliant ,we had turbot and bass smashed potatoes two veg.bottle of excellent douro reserva starters and... More

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Brussels
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Crowded house, well this was August during the festivities. Very good sea food, this restaurant is a must in Viana do Castelo I recommend

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Vlierden, The Netherlands
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52 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

First of all, therestaurant has moved its entrance around the corner and it looks like recently refurbished. A bit more modern. However the quality of the food is still very good. We had grilled sole which was to perfection. We did see several other dishes come by that also looked very tastefull. Prices are very reasonable we had to pay... More

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Paris, France
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271 reviews 271 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

It is such a treat to have fresh grilled fish at reasonable prices. YOu see the fish when you come in and they grill it right at the entrance to the restaurant. The restaurant is like a long hallway with no windows, so don't expect much 'ambiance' - but do go here for a wonderful meal of grilled fish. We... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

The food at Taberna do Valentim is excellent. They have a menu with several types of grilled fish and some stews. If you decide to take grilled fish, it's always good to ask what's fresh today and you most certainly won't get disappointed. If they bring you some fried codfish balls before the dinner, you have to try them. In... More

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Prague
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Nice place for eating dinner with reasonable prices. Restaurant looks to be among favourites, because it was quite full and staff pretty busy. We ordered cataplana and stew fish and we received two big pots of food we almost didn't manage to eat :) althought the women at the next table didn't look so happy about their sardines...

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

We are seafood addicts so not that easily pleased. When you see turbot ,sea bass and sole main courses all priced around 12 euro it is time to smile. When the food appears perfectly cooked and in generous portions, then the smile turns to a grin. We dined here twice during a four day visit to Viana do Castelo and... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

This restaurant is a very characteristic and authentic place. I enjoyed it very much. Good Fish and good wines! It opens daily at 7.30 pm.

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milan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

We arrived at the restaurant 5 minutes before 10 pm and entering we had to go through a wall of smoke coming fm the grill ... ok reasonable for a restaurant but after have awaited five minutes in front of the desk where the Owner(?) and a waitress were discussing we were told with self-importance that the kitchen stop working... More

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