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Sao Giao

Rua Jose Ribeiro de Freitas 56 | Moreira de Cónegos, Guimaraes 4800-089, Portugal
+351 253 561 853
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“vinho verde” (3 reviews)
“amazing food” (2 reviews)
“vineyards” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
Rua Jose Ribeiro de Freitas 56 | Moreira de Cónegos, Guimaraes 4800-089, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed October 1, 2017

We were here with a large group but the food and service were still excellent. The views over the vineyard were restful and the food well cooked, well presented and served with style even for a group of about 50 people. I was a guest...More

Thank keenvisitor
Reviewed September 6, 2017

For many years now, this is a place which every food lover should visit. Great food of Portuguese (and Spanish) inspiration. And great service as well. If your trip would not make you pass their door, make a detour!

Thank jtg65
Reviewed May 2, 2017

About eight years ago, a friend of mine told me about this place. He used to say this was the best Portuguese restaurant. Only now I had the pleasure to confirm it. And now, I think about that meal every freakin' day. Everything is top...More

Thank jmadeiradasilva
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

The grilled grouper is worth the detour. This lunch was one of the most delicious meals I've ever eaten. The restaurant is between Braga & Guimaraes. The staff is friendly, and the room is lovely.

Thank Laura P
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

"São Gião" is a fantastic restaurant in all senses: interior design, décor, excellent service quality, excellent food and excellent wine list (although a bit pricey!). It is a place where one can relax and enjoy a true slow food experience. If one is lucky to...More

Thank IsabelMNSS
Reviewed December 15, 2016

A different restaurant, stylish with more international cuisine. Staff is professional however, sometimes a bit 'pushing'. Give your guests some time to settle and study the menu and wine list and never bring the bill to the table when your guests have not asked for...More

Thank enjoyfood2016
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Excelent tradicional portuguese cusine with a modern touch Very good selection of diferente dishes Very good wine selection Don't misse to ask the entrances with a selection of diferent ones

Thank FranciscoCLima
Reviewed September 11, 2016

São Gião is a Quality Restaurant in an undercover location. The decoration is sober, nice and comfortable. The menu is fabulous and the Chef is permanently updating it with new dishes. It has a nice wine cellar that you can visit by request, and choose...More

Thank miguelamaralnunes
Reviewed August 26, 2016

São Gião is a very nice restaurant with a good and helpful service. Tried at lunch time, very quiet ambient.

Thank Carlos Alberto C
Reviewed March 15, 2016

excellent service delicious food ,good place The Chef Pedro nunes is always talking with the costumers stimulating the difficul choice

Thank botelhoaida
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Jose Ribeiro de Freitas 56 | Moreira de Cónegos, Guimaraes 4800-089, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Guimaraes
  • Phone Number: +351 253 561 853
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