We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Largo 5 de Outubro, 30, Viana do Castelo 4900-515, Portugal
258 824 999
Website
Improve this listing
Reserve a Table Online
Find a table
Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 3:00 am
Restaurant details
Write a Review

40 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    11
    14
    4
    2
    9
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Vila Praia de Ancora, Portugal
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Well I'm afraid I have to agree with others!! It truly looks and feels great, when one enters, very nice Bottles of Old Wine, nice Bar, white table cloths etc, and one would expect a great Evening!! Well what can say, except forget ALL that, TOTALLY disappointing! Service a joke, Food well the Roast Beef looked, and was I believe... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lisbon, Portugal
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The restaurant has interesting decoration. Looks typical and "old". The food was a real disapointement. The soop was awful, based on water and floating oil, and few vegetables taste. We ordered a cod rice, that had no flavour. It was though a bit expensive. The service was friendly but not extraordinary.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Todmorden, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We have been visiting this lovely restaurant for many years. We find the standard is excellent and consistent, the owners professional and good at running their restaurant. It is very clean and we have never had a bad meal in almost 20 years. It is one of the reasons we return regularly to Viana do Castelo.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cordoba, Spain
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

My advice is simple: don't repeat our same mistake. Don't be fooled by the inviting interior and simply stay away from this restaurant. That is, unless you enjoy being treated like a sack of dung, even though you are parting ways with an enormous amount of money. Like I already mentioned, the place looks the part. They do alright with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kelowna
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

Poor service from a waiter who wasn't at all interested in us. Food mediocre and prices high. Would not recommend this place .

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
ireland
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

Liked the decor, ambiance, all "old-portugeuse" inside. We were really taken aback by the waiter's attitude. He was so unfriendly and grumpy. We had eaten tapas prior to coming to this restaurant, so just wanted soup and starter portions of food, this seemed to really irritate him , (though we were still spending 75 Euros on food and wine and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, England, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

There are some great restaurants in Viana do Castelo and this isn't one of them. Why do people head here like lemmings? The service was absolutely terrible, so bad that I refused to pay the service charge, which I never do. The wine was overpriced and not up to scratch, the beef was so chewy I gave up and it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

A nice restaurant, with good food, served with as much of a fanfare as possible (several dishes seemed to require being flambed at the table!) and a nice atmosphere.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012 via mobile

Awful service, really unfriendly, and despite the interesting menu and various wines by the glass to try, not worth the effort. Would just go somewhere else.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Basel CH
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Fantastic meal. Not the cheapist but worth every centime. The atmosphere was relaxing and friendly. The Chef was available to answer any questions and it added to the atmosphere.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Casa d'Armas also viewed

Viana do Castelo, Viana do Castelo District
Viana do Castelo, Viana do Castelo District
 
Viana do Castelo, Viana do Castelo District
Viana do Castelo, Viana do Castelo District
 

Been to Casa d'Armas? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Casa d'Armas

Address: Largo 5 de Outubro, 30, Viana do Castelo 4900-515, Portugal
Phone Number: 258 824 999
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viana do Castelo District  >  Viana do Castelo
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday 7:30 am - 3:00 am
Saturday 7:30 am - 3:00 am

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing