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Restaurante Avo Maria

Cais da Ribeira 30, Porto 4050-510, Portugal
+351 22 203 3166
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible31%
May 2, 2018
“Waste of money”
Apr 20, 2018
“Very unusual”
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Cais da Ribeira 30, Porto 4050-510, Portugal
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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We pay almost 50€ for the dish you can eat in Poland as fastfood. Just avoid this place. Not worth a pound.

Thank Agnieszka W
Reviewed April 20, 2018

T'was an experience we would have rather not had! The amazing thing is that this place is still open. I feel very ashasmed that I didn't check tripavisor before going but we were out and about taking in the beautiful vista and just made a...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we didn't read any reviews before eating here. 7 euros 50 for French fries which arrived 10 minutes after the meal was finished. The waiters are the most miserable I have ever come across. The soup was tasteless. 6 euros for a few olives...More

Thank Nicola D
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Not sure what is worse the service or the food. Fist we were brought olive bread and cheese (best part of the meal) which we didn't ask for, assumed were complimentary and got charged €15 for. The food was both overcooked and strange, I felt...More

Thank DarkTomo
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Food is Not well prepared. The vegetables are from a can and definitely Not fresh! The food was ok But I Will never come back. Beside that they give each persoon a piece of Bread and you get Some olives and a piece of cheese...More

Thank Inge S
Reviewed October 16, 2017

This place was recommended to us, but it was really rather bad. The service was terrible, as the waiters just did not care but when they actually looked after you, they were rude. The food was touristy fast food (my red cabbage was actually rotten)...More

Thank Carole M
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

We just had wine and soup and decided not to bother with anything else as the quality was so poor. Then they tried to stick us with a covert charge for bread, appetizers and cheese that we did not order or eat.

Thank caytravels
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Ever felt cheated after eating? We felt when we got the bill. They charged like 3€ per person for a small piece bread and 7.50€ for a disgusting (horrible smell) piece of cheese. These are the things which we did not order. It was better...More

Thank 123explore
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We went for dinner since it looked like a nice place to eat and it was close to the river. We got charged €3 each for some bread, olives and fish pate and €7.50 for a cheese. We didn't ask for any of them and...More

Thank JGJ89
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

We made sure to say no thanks to the bread and additives for 3€ per person, three times from different waiters, after ten days in Portugal that's a cheeky price for it! We then got our "beef steak" and tagliatelle with (frozen or lacking anything...More

Thank Emmamell
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cais da Ribeira 30, Porto 4050-510, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 203 3166
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