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Taberna dos Mercadores


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were lucky enough to be seated just as another couple was leaving and it was definitely the best meal during the stay in Porto. The prawns as a starter are a must.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gardjao
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very small place, but don't be mislead by it's size. The food was delicious. Ordered the Seabream, my gosh, it arrived in flame, the server deboned the fish in no time, it's very fresh. It got busy after 7:30 pm. SO get...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Rolia P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made reservations a few weeks early as recommended and had no issues . The restaurant is tiny and you sit next to other couples but thats part of the fun . The food was fantastic we had the shrimp appetizer and octopus salad both...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank erics392017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow....we loved this place! It's super small, only about 18 seats and you must call a few weeks ahead to make a reservation. Even at that, I wanted to eat at 9pm and only 7pm was available when I called. I happily took the time...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank LaurieMas1217
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful fish cuisine, professional service and special atmosphere! Really recommended for (portoguese) food lovers . Loved the Açorda de Marisco and the Bacalhau! Congratulazioni allo Chef!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank florencep479
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was travelling solo in Portugal and got the last table at the end of the lunch rush. I ordered octopus salad and the sea bass and a wine. I looked up and noticed a handsome man, alone, seated directly across from me. We ended...More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank lesleyj1411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was perfect, the setting, the food and the service. The octopus salad was simply divine just to mention one. And the dessert was mouth watering. Don't miss on the place if in Porto. Phone to book so as not to be disappointed.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Q8138DWalexp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like your own space it is not for you but if you enjoy people the perfect restaurant.This restaurant is tiny , I guess 20 covers max , but is always full so make sure you reserve in advance , they have a strict...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank phillipg601
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm confused about reservations, I tried to make reservations for 11 people and was told they didn't take reservations for over 8? So I suggested two tables and she still said no? We really want to try this special place😥, any suggestions? Thank you

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank travelgirlmissouri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my favorite restaurant in Porto. My first octopus salad, which I am still craving while back in the states. Also the seafood rice which we cleaned up. Topped it off with some chocolate cake and of course some great white wine recommended by...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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August 22, 2018|
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Response from sylvestp | Reviewed this property |
You must call them - it’s the only way to make a reservation.
July 13, 2018|
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Response from Aidirock | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know but you can ask them, they are super nice and maybe they will cook something for you.
June 10, 2018|
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