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Rabelos Restaurante Bar

Av. Diogo Leite, Cais de Gaia, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 22 375 5864
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Price range: $12 - $25
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, International
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: On the banks of the Douro River and surrounded by the most famous port wine cellars comes un combine innovative space that knows very well the cosmopolitan tastes of the modern world ancient architecture, our chef sorprenedera your palate featuring international food up from the Portuguese cod Passing URI yet the author's cuisine, fine wines to your table but deslunbrantes surrounded by the views of the river Douro World Heritage of UNESCO.

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

There are a large number of restaurants to choose from along the quay in Vila Nova. The Rabelos was welcoming and accommodated us with our dog on a pavement table (they bought water for the pooch as well ) For approx. 13.00€ we had a starter to share, a fish main course-salted Cod and a dessert. Wine was etc approx.... More 

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I've reviewed a few places and always strive to be fair and constructive, so have deliberated for a while over this one... Anyway, this was by far the worst dining experience of our recent trip to the Porto! area. Good quality produce is in abundance in this region of Portugal, so come on guys, just because you are unlikely to... More 

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New York City, New York
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48 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

and good Dinner at Rabelos. We never expected such good food in a typical Tourist area. The service was very friendly. The location is beautiful facing the river and the City of Porto. Prices are very reasonable. For two main dishes and some olives and cheese, two large beer we paid Euro 42.75. Indoor and outdoor seating.

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12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Great service and location. Food is magnificent and staff is very friendly. Not at all expensive. Pricing is pretty much in line with others in the area. Restaurant is also very nice and well kept. Will definitely return

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Well prepared food with many Portuguese style food. Great location and nice atmosphere. The food is contemporary and traditional. The restaurant has a nice modern feel,

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Frankfurt, Germany
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The staff were very helpful, the food was simple, but very good and good value, with also a decent selection of wines. We started outside, but then the rain forced us inside and the staff were most accommodating. Great place to stop off for lunch.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Loved everything about this place. The view is amazing from upstairs, food was great, very helpful staff and good wine. Totally recommend.

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We got lucky with a table upstairs on the balcony and I'm so glad we did! the food was good with good wine but the view really made it nice at sunset!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We had a dinner there yesterday. It was amazing-we had a plate with sea food and grilled octopus. They also brought a starter immediately after we sat. Delicious!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The location is friendly, they have a nice terrace to enjoy the view. The food was good, for all tastes. It is a custom in Portugal restaurants to have you pay the starters they put on the table without asking! But we already knew that. At the end, when the bill came, the sum was exceeding with 30 Euros the... More 

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Additional Information about Rabelos Restaurante Bar

Address: Av. Diogo Leite, Cais de Gaia, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 22 375 5864
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 12 - 25
Cuisine: Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, International

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