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Restaurante Nova China


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#780 of 1,845 Restaurants in Porto


Chinese, Asian
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a GREAT Chinese restaurant that provides AUTHENTIC Chinese cuisines. The restaurant is not in the hands of the third generation of Chinese descents and they preserve all the traditions and the flavor. As Chinese travelers, my boyfriend and I ate at their restaurant...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed June 1, 2019

We went with another couple before a show at the Coliseu. We each had a variety of plates. One of our appetizers didnt arrive before our main course. The Pekingese duck was tasty. Sweet and sour chicken was tasty but a bit tough. Garlic shrimp...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

We needed a break from the traditional portuguese food and had a craving for Chinese. Stumbled in, and were the only people in the restaurant for most of our evening, which allowed us to have great conversations with the waitress. She had great recommendations about...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Small ans unpretentious, with a homely atmosphere, the food was outstanding and tasted authentic. I say thus after having eaten a lot of Chinese food in Asia. The service was prompt and staff helpful. A minor point is that the bathroom could be smartened up...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

This Chinese provided great food for a group of meat eaters and vegetarians. The veggie options were extensive and we all had a good meal. The value was incredible and I would thoroughly recommend it. The main hostess could possibly smile a little more (!)...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank aggcardiff
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Finding restaurants in Porto that serve meals that are both vegetarian and gluten-free can be a challenge. Restaurante Nova China has it covered with several options incorporating either rice or the home-made rice noodles. And there are plenty of options for meat-eaters like myself. The...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Craig M
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

I’m from Singapore which has many high class and good quality Chinese food, one of the best in Asia actually. I came with my family to Porto and started craving my Chinese appetite after a week. It was new year so all restaurants were fully...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank AnnaFrancineD
Reviewed June 8, 2017

It´s a restaurant that i go a lot since i was a child, it´s a very old restaurant , it´s open since 1973 and it´s stays the same over the time.In my last visit at dinner for the first time the girl who´s usually the...More

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Food was totally rubbish. Ingredients wasnt fresh. And next morning both of us had diarrhea. Very badly. Owner is not chinese.

Date of visit: January 2017
2  Thank Hongkyu c
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

It was by chance we found this place as we were looking out for something light to bite before our journey to airport. Greeted by a nice lady, who is the granddaughter of a chinese immigrant 40 years ago. Showed us pictures of the restaurant,...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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