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Taberna do Manel Vina

Rua Principal 21 | Cruzes, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Ghent, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

If you are looking for MTV on TV and deep fried croquets or pizza, Taberna do Manel is the place to be. You will find no one speaking portugues here. It's not bad, except service, but it's definitely not local.

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Montreal, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

This is a very quaint and simple place, but the food is great. A varied selection of grilled meats and sausages - all cooked to perfection with savoury salad and fries. They are very friendly, efficient and very affordable. At the end of your meal they offer digestive liquors. This is one of my favourite places and we always go... More

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Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Its not a fancy restaurant but the food , the people and the price are very good! Meat is the main attraction , mostly grilled and accompanies with salad and home made fries (delicious). Deserts are great too and in the end of the meal they also offer you a digestive liquor. Recommended for groups and fiends diners. On weekends... More

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Stavanger, Norway
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69 reviews 69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

This is the place to go for met lovers, the meat is excelent and no one will leave hungry. The restarant is hard to find but weel worth to try, I guarantee you that this will be a experiece you newer wil forget. We have been here at several occasions with visitors and it have always been a succes. Excelent... More

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Nazare, Portugal
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

By far the best restaurant I have been to in my 5 years living in Portugal, be aware that this is a meat restaurant and not vegetarian friendly, although they do have potato chips, salad and freshly baked rolls. The environment is relaxed and warm, the staff are friendly and the food is out of this world, I have been... More

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Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

if you like delicious meat, with a good seasoning and an all you can eat rollercoast of flavours, then this is your place, its not fancy, but its a good place to see the gastronomy side of the portuguese "toureiros" (bullfighters). dont forget to make an reservation.

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