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Taberna Esplanada

Praca Ribeira 30 | 4050, Porto 4050-513, Portugal
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good13%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible50%
Jun 25, 2017
“Location is great, everything else bad”
Jun 15, 2017
“Horrifically overpriced”
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Bar, Portuguese
Praca Ribeira 30 | 4050, Porto 4050-513, Portugal
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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Don't go here, the food is bad and you don't get what is advertised. So dont go here the price quality is really bad

Thank Atse H
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

I ate the francesinha and I remained very disappointed.It's an awful plate and I have also payed olives and legumes that i hadn't booked.

Thank Alessio D
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Possibly the worst restaurant in Porto. An absolute disgrace - shockingly bad food, terrible service and extortionate prices. Avoid at all costs.

Thank Tim P
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Honestly the worst place I have been in a very long time. Terrible service, dry and cold food which was so much more expensive than the rest of Porto. Don't fall for this tourist trap, you will be disappointed!

Thank james f
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Unfriendly staff who want you in and out as soon as possible so they can rip off someone else. Drinks & food very expensive and food of very poor quality. Go elsewhere...

Thank JMH123
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely awful experience. The drinks and food are awful. You are surrounded by tons of unsympathetic waiters and people selling counterfeiting products (glasses, watches). Before you are finished, they take everything from the table, and finally tell you they don't accept anything but cash which...More

Thank Mgourcy
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Probably because of the location and it being nighttime (therefore the night lights and the area is even more beautiful) but although it took a while for my food to arrive, it was good enough. Sitting there with a good drink was worth the wait.

Thank Carla A
Reviewed June 25, 2017

What else would one expect from a place with this location? The food is edible and did not sicken us so that's really the best recommendation i could make. Service was ok but maybe just come here for a couple of drinks and people watching...More

Thank MadtownChris
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Stopped here for a quick white port and tonic as we couldn't get a seat in the nice traditional bars. Firstly a white port and tonic is meant to be, well, white, whereas what we got was more orange so not sure what was in...More

Thank SteveCLeeds
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

only drinks. do not eat!!! this place has the same problem as all places where tourists mostly go :) dont care about quality.

Thank Rokas S
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Portuguese
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Ribeira 30 | 4050, Porto 4050-513, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
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