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Quinta da Magarenha

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Recta do Cacador No 20 | 3505-577 Viseu, Viseu 3505-577, Portugal
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After so many years the food can only get better and the staff remains friendly as always. I'm crazy about one of their dishes "bacalhau com natas" simply the best I ever had. But you have plenty of choices... great food, great wine selection.

Thank Mary_olivetree
Elizabeth, New Jersey
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Have passed by this place every year on the way to visit grandma. Finally stopped in today. Best steak in Portugal. Tender and flavorful. "Posta a magarenha" was delicious. Average prices. Huge place. No reservations accepted so may have to wait for a table but well worth it.

Thank Diana C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Very good service. Excellent steak. All dishes good here. A must try. Posta com alho. Steak with garlic.

Thank BEN C
Redange, Luxembourg
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant many times and after all these years in my opinion is the best restaurant in Viseu. Take in account the excellent food for a very reasonable price. The staff is great very efficient and friendly, they have been working there for so many years that's says a lot about a house. Also even with the restaurant always... More 

Thank aeroluxpt
Viseu, Portugal
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Always very good, even when you have 150 people inside. All the dishes are very good, the quality is matched with the quantity

Thank 1berto2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The best meal in Viseu and surroundings. Great food and great service. You might have to wait on the weekends but it totally worth it.

Thank Joao M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016

A very good parking. nice service, several divisions can be choosen, good for couples, family, friends and groups, business too. Excellent dishes of portuguese food of this region.

Thank Antonio Renato d
Lisbon, Portugal
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122 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2016

Great place for Portuguese food. We were 3 and had 2 servings of fried octopus with tomato rice and migas (cabbage, corn bread and beans fried in olive oil), more than enough. Take A25 highway and exit towards Viseu Este, the restaurant is just around the corner. Huge car park.

Thank Hapoise
Viseu District, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

Very nice restaurant with a very nice relation quality-price and preciouse portuguese food. Nice service and pleanty of places to park and special place to have separate meetings and weeddings.

Thank carlasilva007
Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

In Miami there is this amazing Portuguese restaurant called Old Lisbon and we usually go there on special occasions. We love Portuguese food. We found this restaurant in Viseu on our way from Salamanca to OPorto. It is very close to the highway. We had the best "bacalhau com natas" ever! Truly amazing! If you happen to be in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recta do Cacador No 20 | 3505-577 Viseu, Viseu 3505-577, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viseu District  >  Viseu
  • Phone Number: 232479106

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?