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Livraria da Baixa

#316 of 1,579 Restaurants in Porto
$$ - $$$
Rua Carmelitas 15, Porto 4050-162, Portugal
+351 22 094 6320
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (2 reviews)
“cozy place” (2 reviews)
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Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Rua Carmelitas 15, Porto 4050-162, Portugal
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Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this cute and cozy place during an evening walk. We had some beer and a mojito, both great, along with the lemon pie - simple, but oh so tasty.

Thank Rosita R
Reviewed November 7, 2017

We happened upon this bar one afternoon after sightseeing and decided to stop for a drink on the pavement and people watch. The bar is very quirky (just go there and have a look inside - its full of retro goodies), the staff are friendly...More

Thank Shantele72
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Our short stay in Porto was characterized by noisy crowds and very ordinary eateries in tourist districts. We came across this bar at lunch time and partook of the cakes and port wine. The atmosphere was relaxed and a little sophisticated. The waiters were friendly...More

Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

We had a great evening at the Livraria da Baixa bar. Both Mojito and Caipirinha were really good at a reasonable price in that part of the city. The atmosphere in this mixture of a bookstore and a bar is unique. Service was extraordinarily customer-oriented,...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed September 28, 2017

I had a lot of fun there (maybe too much ;)). Staff is super friendly and they have a great menu for everyones need. Perfect place to sit and relax and spend the night drinking. Definetly returning there soon.

Thank FranSikonja
Reviewed September 22, 2017

We stopped here after braving Livraria Lello, and I had a lovely cup of Japanese Rose tea, with a sampling of petiscos, including a deliciously simple tuna blend with olives that hit the spot til we could get to lunch. The service was a bit...More

Thank JaninedeBric
Reviewed September 17, 2017

My husband and I stumbled upon Livraria da Baixa while wandering around the streets of Porto spontaneously at 2:30 am. It was our first night in the city, and we were enchanted by the lively night life downtown. We wanted a place to enjoy the...More

Thank espereia
Reviewed August 26, 2017

We only had a beer here and sat outside but it was the music that enticed us in. Great place to sit and chill and people watch. Friendly staff.

Thank scott j
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Livraria da Baixa is a charming cafe-bar in the centre of Porto. According to the young lady behind the bar it was a book shop back in the day and was going to be demolished however it was converted into a bar... Thank goodness! You...More

Thank Eddie C
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

At the end of bar street (Cândido dos Reis) there is this small and cozy bar! The Cuban service was friendly, the tawny port really good and the music excellent!

Thank JWV007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Wine Bar
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Carmelitas 15, Porto 4050-162, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 094 6320
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