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Restaurante Caravela da Ribeira

Rua de Mouzinho da Silveira 124 | Rua,mouzinho DA Silveira N,126, Porto 4050-552, Portugal
+351 915 460 613
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua de Mouzinho da Silveira 124 | Rua,mouzinho DA Silveira N,126, Porto 4050-552, Portugal
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

A friend and I had lunch at Caravela da Ribeira due to a recommendation from our Porto Walkers tour guide. Food was simple Portuguese dishes for cheap, which was great for a casual lunch before heading out to explore Porto. Service is slow by American...More

Thank NeedsAVacation26
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Great place for affordable meal around the historic Porto. We got in around 16:00 when all other places were closed. The family was all there, and they served us very warmly. Excellent food, good house wine. The deserts are great too! Order the Bolo de...More

Thank Pedroghirotti
Reviewed June 4, 2018

First morning in Porto and came upon the Caravela for breakfast Omlette, rice and rose wine. We had a hard time finding anything open on a Wednesday morning and absolutely nothing open near our apartment. This is a nice little cafe with the most friendly...More

Thank RoseAlee
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Great meal for our first afternoon in Portugal. The four of us all had fish and they were all great. The service was fun and excellent. We got the feel of real Portugal not some tourist trap.

Thank Alan F
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We just stepped by and the experience was better than we originally imagined... very welcome service, cheap prices and great deserts made the rest

Thank drguara
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Went into this restaurant because it was pouring rain, and ended up eating there. The food was great - in both price (surprisingly large amount of food at a low price) and quality. The restaurant is family run and the service was amazing. Highly recommend....More

Thank dansanders07
Reviewed December 14, 2017

meal: soup of the day (veggie) + chicken, rice, potatoes, & salad + chamomile tea + bottled water. everything DELICIOUS. atmosphere: typical Spanish/Portuguese pub/cafe. no frills. price: $25 euros for 3x the above meal. super good value. service: extremely attentive & kind staff. they speak...More

Thank Kylee L
Reviewed October 12, 2017

The value for food is amazing, one meal can be enough for two people if you are not starving. The dishes were very simple, but all tasted good including the beef and pork dishes (including some green salad, rice and french fries- I asked to...More

Thank Tomer M
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Stumbled upon here, after leaving O Mercado due to appalling rudeness. Sunday lunchtime - nice, simple, good food. We had grilled bife/costaleta with fries, salad and rice. Two guaranas, 2 coffees, one dessert - 21 euros. Tuesdays-Fridays they have a great lunch offer too (main...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed September 9, 2016

Stumbled past this family run cafe, due to the intense heat we sat at the outside table and ordered coffee and a Prego , we ended up ordering yet two more...they were so good.

1  Thank Rory H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Mouzinho da Silveira 124 | Rua,mouzinho DA Silveira N,126, Porto 4050-552, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 915 460 613
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