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A Grade

Rua Sao Nicolau 9, Porto 4050-561, Portugal
+351 22 332 1130
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lime tart” (19 reviews)
“octopus” (86 reviews)
“sardines” (24 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Sao Nicolau 9, Porto 4050-561, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is exactly what I was looking for in a traditional Portuguese restaurant. Found this place close to the Cais de Ribeira tucked away in a narrow laneway. We got there and it was packed so a good sign. Promptly greeted and was told a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JamesL1979
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place while wanting to go to another restaurant, and I’m so glad we did!!! A little hidden on a small narrow street but it gave us a great feel of Porto. Workers are super friendly, excellent service and the food is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Olivia B
Reviewed November 27, 2018

a hidden gem we found by chance. Amazing food (especially the fish plates). Great homely service. Really recommended!!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Neri L
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

We had the octopus fillet and rice (water was from the same water that the octopus was caught in), the seafood pasta and the starter. A real hidden gem, not easy to chance upon this place and I'm glad my friend and I did. A...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rishidevsandhu
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We had a dinner at this restaurant and could not resist but to come again two more times next day during our 2 day stay in Porto. Every time we had different dishes and all of them were pretty good, especially octopus (Polvo assado no...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sergey P
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This small restaurant is in the downtown and very close to the river. A lot of tourist visits it but anyway is good enough. The foods are served in nice aluminum pots. Ok the sardines and the soup. So-so the 'bolinhos' of codd. About the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pietrosY4909ZB
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

I was walking the Camino de Santiago and saw that Rick Steves highly recommended A Grade in his guidebook on Portugal. So, i ate lunch here and the food and service was excellent. I had the octopus and also the lime tart for dessert- both...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lawrence1312
Reviewed October 7, 2018

this is a wonderful small restaurant that is out of the way. the food was very good and was reasonably priced. The service was very good too. well worth the visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank brian f
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

We found A Grade down a small quiet street in a busy part of Porto. We were able to sit at a table outside without hordes of people rushing past which suited us as we had had a busy morning walking around Porto seeing the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 790matthewk
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Fresh seafood and authentic Portuguese cuisine. Very affordable. Our first and one of the best bacalhau we had! Good, friendly and helpful service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kathryn H
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jisu c
January 5, 2019|
Response from adelino f | Property representative |
Hello Your table is reserved. See you Adelino
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Pelin B
January 13, 2018|
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Response from KevorNot | Reviewed this property |
G'day, sorry I'm just a reviewer living in Melbourne Australia. Could I suggest you ask the people you are staying with to make a reservation on your behalf. Cheers Kev
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sao Nicolau 9, Porto 4050-561, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 332 1130
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