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D. Tonho

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Cais da Ribeira 13 15, Porto 4050-509, Portugal
+351 22 200 4307
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Nice location, specially on the places next to the windows. Nice view over the river and the boats. You can see the other margin and on a weekend it´s quite busy.

Thank VictorPires
New York
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Horrible restaurant. The food was terrible, the restaurant was empty and it was a complete tourist trap. Do not go here. I think it used to be good many years ago and hence some nice hotels recommend it but it's awful.

1 Thank Alexa W
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Used to be one of the finest. It's not poison, that's for sure. But it's so disappointing... Defrosted banal food, with outdated wine and a desesperation for service. Don't go. And if you do, have a heart and leave some coins for tip.

1 Thank Francisco M
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1,118 reviews
410 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 671 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Food was good but nothing special or memorable. Service was efficient, friendly and attentive. Interior of restaurant was very nice with exposed rock walls, some of which dates to old roman times. Its location below the Pont de Dom Luis and on upper level of Praca de Ribeiro is special.

1 Thank jaybeeFL
Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Not our first choice for dinner, but recommended by the local hotel. Great location, but no tables outside on the terrace, so inside with families with crying babies - not the best start. Trying our best to enjoy, but the food was very poor - tuna steak had to be returned to kitchen (barely cooked and cold), and steak was... More 

Thank chris2pherp38
London, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Tried this for lunch by chance and had three very good Portuguese tapas-equivalents. Returned for dinner, had good food, good wine, and good service, a delightful evening. The best coffee by far in town. I would gladly return. More expensive than some people might like to pay, but as always, you get what you pay for.

Thank Andrew B
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98 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

D. Tinto was one of the best picks from our travel guide so we thought that we would give it a go. If you can get a table outside the views are terrific. The food was poor, we didn’t have high expectations but it was typical tourist fare, tepid and poorly presented. Service was poor also. Average prices for the... More 

1 Thank rob091
Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Arrived in Porto and searched for eateries to avoid the vast number of tourist traps along the Douro waterway, found Dom Tonho a very quiet and unassuming place near the end of the strip of restaurants towards the very popular bridge. The food was excellent, we tried the grilled salmon and tuna and could not fault. starters included cured octopus,... More 

2 Thank John V
Barnt Green, England, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

We had a long,lazy, family lunch here. The view is amazing, with a lovely perspective of the bridge. The food was good, with generous portions. The cheese board to share afterwards was very tasty. Service was good, and quite prompt, but we didnt feel rushed.

3 Thank Tony S
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

We had a really lovely dinner with good service and a nice view on the Douro river. We can recommend the dessert with a good port wine at we end.

Thank Daniel P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$17 - $34
European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cais da Ribeira 13 15, Porto 4050-509, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 4307

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