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#212 of 1,539 Restaurants in Porto}
$$$$European, Portuguese,
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
+351 22 040 9620
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tasting menu” (25 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
“langoustines” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So the Michelin guide recommended this restaurant, and for a very very good reason. Even though it's situated in a hotel with a corny decor, the food was INCREDIBLE. We ordered the two different tasting menus which effectively presented us with 14 different courses and...More

Thank avisito98
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

The evening started well of, but soon we realized how unprofessional the staff was. Even though mentioned twice that one guest doesn't eat any pork, it didn't work out. the chef the service told us there is no pork in the menu. Actually there was...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

A bit off the beaten track but well worth the climb up the hill from the river. The tasting menu was a series of imaginative, delicious delights. Wonderful experience and really good value for the quality of food served. Thoroughly recommend! Should be Michelin starred...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in hotel teatro and red the restaurant in the hotel had a bib gourmet from michelin, we thought we give it a try, we choice the 6 course tasting experience, which was a very good choice, loved the excellent taste of the food...More

Thank Welletjes
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Had lunch and dinner at Palco during our stay at Hotel Teatro. High quality of products, very good food, great wine. Excellent staff. Recommended !

Thank Roeland W
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Wife and I had the 8 course dinner , loved it. Very nice, high class, special occasion type meal. The price for teh city of Porto is high compared to other places, BUT the same meal in the USA would cost 3 times as much....More

Thank theworstkid
Reviewed February 16, 2017

A little quiet on a Monday night but the service and food was amazing. A free bottle of champagne and the staff made sure we had everything we needed. Food was delicious we had both tasting menus with 3 of us having 8 courses and...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed February 12, 2017

The restaurant belongs to the "Hotel Teatro" which is a design hotel styled around the theater-theme.... you should know that before going as it has a rather dark and "cold" ambiente. The tasting menu offered several small dishes which were all good except the "vaca...More

1  Thank soinic
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

We booked a few nights in the Hotel Teatro, Porto and were tempted by the restaurant after seeing the menu, but we already had two fine dining restaurants booked so we hesitated... After Michelin awarded O Paparico recommended we give it a try though, how...More

2  Thank Ben M
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

We had the tasting menu and accompanying wine pairing. The meal was the best we had in Porto. The staff took time to explain the dishes and wines. This meal consisted of 6 courses of food along with a chef welcome snack and a surprise...More

Thank Karen G
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Response from LizG1947 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I can't remember exactly how much the tasting menu was but we paid 220 euros for four of us including a bottle of wine. The food was quite exceptional so please do go if you can. It is in the current... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$42 - $66
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal (Formerly Hotel Teatro)
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 040 9620
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Situated on the main floor of Hotel Teatro, the restaurant is the center of exotic and contemporary sensations, with the delicious production brought to you by a perfectly attuned cast of tastes.
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