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A Ribeira

Rua de Sao Domingos | 7050 Montemor-o-Novo, Montemor-o-Novo 7050-203, Portugal
+351 266 890 211
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“the owner” (17 reviews)
“rap” (5 reviews)
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Rua de Sao Domingos | 7050 Montemor-o-Novo, Montemor-o-Novo 7050-203, Portugal
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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

While traveling between Lisbon and Madrid we decided tinha-me lunch around Montemor, and went to a ribeira based on a gastronomic guide recommendation. And what a very nice surprise that was. The restaurant is located next to vineyards and a river with a modest exterior....More

Thank RPereira2008
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

The food is very ok , with so many tasty options that is hard to choose . But what the Malé the place special is the owner . Is amazing the positive energy and good mood that the owner brings to the place . Highly...More

Thank Fialho G
Reviewed July 13, 2017

After some time trying to find this place, we finally got there. And it was worth the effort. The first contact was quite awkward... we saw a man reciting (singing) the menu on top of a table. This was strange at first, but later we...More

Thank Nuno F
Reviewed June 29, 2017

While driving between Mérida, Spain and Lisbon, we stopped here for lunch based on the recommendations we'd read. A Ribeira is the perfect combination of a local place with good food and an owner who enjoys what he does! You'll learn what's on the menu...More

Thank Sheri12
Reviewed May 3, 2017

I've been there a couple of times after moving to Montemor-O-Novo. The environment is very friendly and cheerful (wait until the owner starts to sing the menu or the deserts :D ), there is a nice variety of dishes and the quality/price relation is very...More

Thank Helder N
Reviewed March 26, 2017

You better book if you plan to go because its always full.. its that good you can eat tradicional snacks and things like frog legs é melhor marcares com atencedencia se pretender ir. está sempre cheio, é assim tao bom. Petistos tradicionais alentejanos ou coisas...More

Thank Nuno M
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

I hesitate to recommend this restaurant as it is a hidden gem, long known by the locals and now being discovered by us estrangeiros. This is our fourth visit and every much as good as the first. The singing owner, the staff, the hidden location...More

Thank alistair g
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Unless you have a GPS it might be tricky getting there. And once you get there, there's really not much to see either inside or out. But that's when "normal" stops. The restaurant was packed and staff was at full steam still there was there...More

Thank Miguel G
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Inexpensive, DELICIOUS. Authentic and the owner jumping on a table and doing a song/rap about lunch was entirely not awkward and somehow entirely fitting. Leaving feeling full, and happy!

Thank Brandy R
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Amazing food. Nice, cosy, familiar atmosphere. Never forget the singer (and owner). I will return whenever I'm in Montemor-o-novo.

Thank Nuno C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$6 - $17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Sao Domingos | 7050 Montemor-o-Novo, Montemor-o-Novo 7050-203, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Evora District  >  Montemor-o-Novo
  • Phone Number: +351 266 890 211
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Friday, Saturday and Sunday you must reserve your lunch or dinner by phone.
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