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O Albertino

Largo do Mercado 8 | Folgosinho, Gouveia 6290-081, Portugal
238 745 266
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Ranked #1 of 5 restaurants in Gouveia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Ribeirão Prêto, São Paulo, Brazil
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 NEW via mobile

I don't even know where to start this review. I guess the proper word is pittoresque. It is an experience that every tourist should have. All you can eat, and I mean it, for 16 euro. Wine and dessert included. Four types of meat, all Portuguese country style, and sausages and cheese and, wow... Not exactly sophisticated and you will... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My family is from this town and every time I come through i always have to eat at O Albertino. The food is fantastic and there wont be any let downs. The place is always packed. If you're in the area it's worth it. There are also small souvenir shops in town and a castle than anyone can visit. I... More

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Odivelas, Portugal
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

It's a traditional & slow food concept, for a all you can eat sistem. From far, it's a very good relation between price and quality. At weekends could be too crowded, so if you have the time go to this restaurant at working days you will get the same quality with an outstanding service. At the end, you will eat... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

that was our first encounter with authentic Portuguese cuisine and it coudnt be any better. Firstly restaurant is located in a beautiful village of Folgosinho with stone houses and narrow streets worth visit alone. and then of course the food, simple but very very tasty (goat was amazingly soft and spiced), solid portions. We have also met the owner Mr... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant is famous in the area and comes very well recommended. It is a beautiful drive through the mountains to get to the small village of Folgosinho, with its fountains and picturesque houses. The restaurant was already packed when we arrived and since we didn't make any reservations we had to wait a while to be seated. The restaurant... More

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Setubal, Portugal
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

One of the best restaurants I've ever visited!! The food is tradicional and outstandingly well made. The portions are big and the quality is unquestionable. Price it's amazing, 15€ per person, all included (wine, desert, water, coffee and the meal) Definitely one place to try if you are in the region

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Atlanta, Georgia
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16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Good and tasty traditional Portuguese cuisine. Great service and good price. It is worth any mile you drive to get there!

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Oeiras, Portugal
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65 reviews 65 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

15€ and you can eat and drink all you want? Not impossible in "O Albertino", where you find the finest dishes of typical food of Beira Alta. So, why is the rating only "Very Good" and not "Excellent"? It's a small restaurant that, for bigger groups, needs an anticipated reservation (sometimes around a month!) and the food is not perfectly... More

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Alges, Portugal
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

From Lisbon to Folgosinho you'll have to drive for about 330 km ... BUT you have to do it !!! Great Restaurent, fantastic food lovely ambient and last but not least nice price !!! Take the chance to visit Serra da Estrela, Seia, Gouveia from December to March you'll find lots of snow to play with yr kids in a... More

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Oeiras, Portugal
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51 reviews 51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

The concept is pretty simple: for 15€ per person (1/2 price for kids) you can enjoy 5 different traditional Portuguese dishes from the region, including starters, beverages and dessert. À la carte menu is also available. Quality is extraordinary and does not take long to be served (by choosing the combined menu dishes). The atmosphere is nice taking into account... More

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