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Barcelos Polokwane

51 Market Street, Polokwane 0700, South Africa
087 808 6243
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Ranked #11 of 20 Restaurants in Polokwane
Hours:
Wed 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Hamburgers, Portuguese, Fast Food, Grill
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Takeout, Delivery
Description: The idealization of the Barcelos rooster derives from a legend concerning a Gallego who was sentenced to hang, despite his protests of innocence. In a last minute appeal to the judge, who was enjoying dinner at the time, the condemned man made a bold statement: If this claim of innocence was true, the roasted rooster on the judge's plate would get up and crow. Suddenly, a gorgeous scarlet-plumed cockerel rose from the plate, crowing loud and long. The man was acquitted of course!

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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Nairobi
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I ate dinner here almost every day of my 10 day stay. The food is done to your taste and the waiters are very friendly and helpful.

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Polokwane
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

Food is awesome, place is clean, but customer service needs to be slightly drilled into the staff. I will be sure to return

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Mokopane
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

poor service, food is really not to standard. rolls were old and the staff could really not understand English.

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Polokwane, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

At Savannah Mall, great place, chicken at its best!! Friendly staff, will b there soon!! Keep up it barcelos!!

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Doha, Qatar
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Excellent grill chicken, but can't bit taste of Nando's. I feel the sauce used is bit sour and chicken loss the flavour. Combo is good value for money but the size of chicken is lean compared to Nando's

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