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Cafe Guarany

#87 of 1,284 Restaurants in Porto
Certificate of Excellence
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Avenida dos Aliados 85-89, Porto, Portugal
223321272
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Located on the major drag minutes from the Hotel Infantes Sagres, this spot which was a walk in with no expectation late lunch option is worth a visit. Attached to a smart Hotel but with the advantage of street access it is clearly popular with both residents and passers by like us. We ordered the House Hamburger, which didn't look... More 

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good restaurant in great location, Liberty Square. We went there on the third night we were in Porto for dinner and were so delighted with the food and service we decided to return the next night. Unfortunately although the first night the atmosphere was excellent and the restaurant very busy the next time, being a Friday evening, when they... More 

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London
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220 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, Sunday morning, looking for a restaurant for breakfast, this one is open, pop in. We had just half hour as we checking out of the hotel and a taxi was on it's way Waiter was excellent, well spoken, helpful. In the time we just manged toast and a ham and cheese sandwich with coffee and tea. They claimed they... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a centrally located restaurant in a busy part of town. The waiters (all dressed a sailors!) are very friendly and provided very efficient service. The food was tasty and well presented and beer was reasonably priced. We didn't order wine with the meal, because we wanted a change! Overall an enjoyable evening and if we visit Porto in... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had read that this cafe has the same owners as the Majestic Cafe, so I had high expectations. Unfortunately, the service was poor and the food terrible. The cafe itself is very large but was mostly empty when we arrived, but the service was poor and we were ignored until we were able to wave down a waiter for... More 

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Oss, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
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93 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long night travelling we arrived at porto and the first thing we saw was the restaurant. The staff was very helpfull and served breakfast (mediterreanian style) but it was very nice

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Joensuu, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a holiday in Porto i decided to come to Guarany to have something small to eat. I ended up with Bacalhau and Pataniscas and oh my God!!! What a delicious food, super nice staff, place, atmosphere. 5 stars!! 😊

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our recent long week-end in Porto, my wife and I had Dinner at this city center Restaurant one evening; and although the place has a nice ambiance, the food overall is quite average. Both my wife's tenderloin of Pork and my Fillet of Sea Bass were well presented but quite overcooked. As for the dessert, the Tart was good... More 

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We were starving when we stumbled into Cafe Guarany and the staff took great care of us. They even let us sample a couple of wines before we decided which ones to order. We had a delicious tuna pate, caldo soup and then a salad and a sandwich. Everything was fresh and delicious. I definitely recommend having a meal here.

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Bath
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The daily specials are excellent value. Go on a Thursday for a wonderful fish and seafood stew. The almond tart was memorable too. Unobtrusive but entertaining live music on some evenings (e.g.traditional fado).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida dos Aliados 85-89, Porto, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: 223321272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?