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Restaurante Encanada

Passeio 25 de Abril | Mercado Municipal, Ponte de Lima 4990-076, Portugal
+351 258 941 189
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Ranked #21 of 46 Restaurants in Ponte de Lima
Mon 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Portuguese
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations

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Oeiras, Portugal
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178 reviews 178 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
317 helpful votes 317 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This restaurant is located at the local market with excellent facilities (reccomend an outdoor table to enjoy the view). From the starters to the main course, everything had codfish, and very well cooked with superior quality. Service is not 5*, but it is what it is, but everything worked out. Bit pricey for Portuguese standards, it is a very good... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Unfriendly welcoming, disinterested staff, terrible tepid food, fatty inedible T-Bone, reheated & tasteless lamb. We had 4 waitresses over the evening who were as bad as each other. Waited 20 min to get my bill....

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Lille, France
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

A Nice place to try typical dishes of thé north of Portugal. Delicious sélection of starters, very good typical dishes, wines of thé région. Provider a specific vies on thé river, very relaxing. Good service ans standard price.

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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We were part of a tour that stopped in Ponte de lima and had the local dish sarrabulho. We had already learned to order for one and share. This was enormous. Lots of meat, plus rice which had meat in it. All well cooked pork, sausage, black pudding and roast potatoes. The view was not great as the local fair... More 

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68 reviews 68 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013 via mobile

This was an extraordinary experience. This restaurant is amazing, the service is great and the food is excellent. It is definitely good value - which doesn't mean inexpensive. But it's definitely worth every cent.

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Andover, Massachusetts
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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

Compared with some of the other meals we had in Pte de Lima, this was a little sub-par. Nothing specifically wrong but just not as impressive as other places. A good fallback and certainly worth trying as their outdoor seating view of the river and the bridge is pretty great.

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San Diego, California
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2010

The service was friendly and the food was amazing. I had the house specialty, Sarrabulho (stew pork and rice cooked in pig's blood), and loved every bite of it. The outside seating overlooked the river and an old Roman bridge. I would highly recommend this place to everyone.

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Seaside, Florida
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42 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2009

We had lunch here with a friend from Porto, who we trusted to do all of the ordering. His choices were excellent. For starters, we tried bolos de bacalhau, rissois, a "mock" crabmeat spread, cheese of the region, mushrooms, and caldo verde. The main dish was sarrabulho, a variety of meats cooked in pig's blood. The vinho verde of the... More 

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Additional Information about Restaurante Encanada

Address: Passeio 25 de Abril | Mercado Municipal, Ponte de Lima 4990-076, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 258 941 189
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viana do Castelo District  >  Ponte de Lima
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:30 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
Cuisine: Portuguese

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