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O Caracas

Rua das Taipas 27, Porto, Portugal
+351 22 201 7179
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (18 reviews)
“veal” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Portuguese
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Rua das Taipas 27, Porto, Portugal
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11 - 20 of 149 reviews

Reviewed August 9, 2017

We arrived fifteen minutes before the opening time which was just as well because once we were seated the place filled up within thirty minutes.It is real ingredient led cookery honest and rustic.The staff tell you what the menu is verbally and though we had...More

Thank varsityboydublin
Reviewed July 23, 2017

We had fish and beef, that was on the menu that day, and both were delicious. The house wine went good with the food and the prices were perfect for our budget trip. Recommended!

Thank LaraSustar
Reviewed July 1, 2017

What surprised me more was that the restaurant had more foreigner than portuguese people. Don't know why. Cosy environment. Difficult to park nearby. But park anywhere near Passeio das virtudes and enjoy the sunset while having a glass of pink Port wine. Trust me! We...More

Thank Bruno M
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Arrived approx 2200hrs and there were limitations on the menu selection. Had the beef and rice dish. Beef was tender. The house wine was reasonably priced and suitable.

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed May 28, 2017

We've found the location based on a blog recommendation that ranked this place as a favorite among locals. Where you can try to what the Portuguese are eating really. The place is very popular, if there is a possibility worth reserving a forward table. The...More

Thank Dreadyman
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

We only had some drinks there but the atmosphere was really nice and the service was great. We will definitely come back!

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

The menu is not precise, overrated. You order fish with rice and you get rice with peas and a little fish fried in deep oil with plenty of batter. I DO NOT RECOMMEND

Thank Zbigniew D
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Having just arrived - our apartment manager recommended this place. When we arrived it was fully booked but the lady said we could take a drink at the bar and see if a table came free....we waited just 5 mins. The food was fabulous and...More

Thank Glennons
Reviewed May 12, 2017

What a great family run restaurant. You will be offered what Mama has found in the market that morning and it will be served with charm but little formality. great value for money and as booking is .essential you can be sure it is worth...More

Thank JCandG
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here and it was delightful. The owner came out and took us into the kitchen to show us the daily specials she had cooked. Friendly and delicious!!

Thank Amy H
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Jessica I
July 25, 2016|
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Response from Mienal H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they are open on Sundays. Sorry for the late response. I am not so sure about the reservation, I just walked in both the times I frequented the place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Taipas 27, Porto, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 201 7179
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