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Restaurante Paraxut

Rua da Santa Maria 21 23, Guimaraes 4800-443, Portugal
+351 253 410 369
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
Travelers talk about
“sardines” (4 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua da Santa Maria 21 23, Guimaraes 4800-443, Portugal
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Went to this restaurant with some friends and enjoyed it too much. The service is amazing, as well as the meals. The house’s wine is divine and the deserves, house made, are unbelievable. Recommend to families or friends that want a cosy place in this...More

Thank saulors
Reviewed February 25, 2018

Visited Guimaraes on Thursday last week, ordered Bacalhau a Braz, and fresh grilled fish, food was delicious, well presented and decent price, I'd recommend the "menu deal" as it comes with all included from start to finish. Great service and friendly staff. Fully recommended!!!!

Thank philliposb
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We took a day trip from Porto to this carming small town. On our walk from the train station to the tourist office, we passed by this ordinary looking restaurant and decided to try our luck. I ordered a grilled seabass while my husband ordered...More

Thank pt_hiker88
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

These guys are too slow... 25m to come to our table to get an order... What a disaster... Never going back.

Thank PdrSilva
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Paraxut is located in the middle of the tourist area in Guimareas, with tables overlooking and in one of the quaint squares of the town. So you probably won't go in expecting Michelin stars and haute cuisine. But if you're walking about the area looking...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed November 8, 2017

The best tables are indoors here if you're eating at night. Although the square outside is pleasant the lighting is harsh. The ambience in the restaurant is intimate and traditional. There was a TV playing loudly when we arrived but the waiter turned it off...More

Thank Stevev98
Reviewed October 21, 2017

I had the sardines, even though they are out of season. Making allowances as appropriate, the meal was passable. The fish came from the oven and then were topped with sauteed peppers and onions. Unfortunately, the preparation of the vegetables seemed to have far, far...More

Thank David F
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

The place is situated on the centre square, nice place and good terrace. The food is ok but .......the waiters are a disaster. Running around without serving trays means that you have to go 4 times inside / outside to bring everything to or from...More

Thank Wilco S
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

I ate for the first time the tipical food of Portugal and I love it the waiters were nice and friendly. I loved this place

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Good place to have a lunch during the festival. Cheap small draft beer for only 1€, croquettes with codfish for 1€ and big french fries for 2€. :) Lots of places to sit outside.

Thank BJ80mk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Santa Maria 21 23, Guimaraes 4800-443, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Guimaraes
  • Phone Number: +351 253 410 369
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