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O Portico

Largo do Arco, Braga 4715-054, Portugal
+351 253 676 672
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cabrito” (3 reviews)
“monkfish” (2 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Largo do Arco, Braga 4715-054, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed June 18, 2017

Had dinner here after climbing Bom Jesus in the late afternoon (best light, not too hot). Friendly service, English spoken, good food and not too expensive.

1  Thank trooper92
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Stopped in after walking down the Bom Jesus do Monte as it is right next to the parking lot. Doesn't look like much from the outside but when you poke your head in the door you see a very elegant dining room with a large...More

Thank tb911
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here tonight. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming, not overly intrusive. We ordered the Monkfish, prawn and clam rice stew which was fantastic and some pudding. The house white wine was just 8 Euros for a carafe and excellent. Highly...More

Thank Yvo51
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We were recommended O Portico by our guide, unfortunately it appears to only open at weekends this time of year. The food is excellent and if I have one complaint the main course portions are on the large side. If you like Shrimp try the...More

Thank CMH075
Reviewed August 23, 2016

the one and ONLY restaurant I miss in Braga. Service, dishes, location are all SUPERB !!!! OBRIGGADA !!!

Thank AnnieP189
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Great Authentic regional restaurant. We had a big steak that was really tender with the house's red wine. Lovely combination. And even after all that food you can't go away without a dessert.

Thank SilviaC_10
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

At the bottom of the funicular to Bom Jesus Basilica is found a delightful country restaurant with a good english-speaking Portuguese owner. We shared locally sourced salads and sausages followed by a shared steak. All the main courses are large and may be shared. They...More

Thank Vivien L
Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

I have nothing bad to say about this restaurant. My experience was very good. No long waiting times. Efficient and friendly service, very tasty and well prepared food, good wines. Nice setting and good location. Good menu. I found it a very pleasant experience.

Thank Stephan0911
Reviewed September 9, 2015

On a busy night the place would be a good night out, though I can not think of circumstances that would make it busy as it is in a remote location. As it was we were 2 of 13 customers and the place lacked atmosphere....More

Thank Jetinaround
Reviewed April 30, 2015

this restaurant never lost the quality , always very very good , I recommend the 'cabritinho ' good wine list . Thursday is closed.

Thank AntonioAzevedoCampos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Arco, Braga 4715-054, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Braga
  • Phone Number: +351 253 676 672
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