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Sai Cao

Rua do Bonjardim 635A, Porto 4000-128, Portugal
+351 22 401 3839
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“soup” (11 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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European, Portuguese
Rua do Bonjardim 635A, Porto 4000-128, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waiter was friendly and helful . Faster than light. We get a beef loin and 2 grilled sardines, both very good. Cheap and full of locals.

Thank luca c
Reviewed August 14, 2018

My friend and I were visiting Porto for a couple of days. The staff at our hostel recommended this restaurant which was a 5min walk away from us. It's in an unassuming street that isn't necessarily welcoming or in some fancy touristy spot. There is...More

Thank krystsch
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

The reviews about the queues are true. I can't think why as I've had better food for less in Porto. I've been eating Cod and Chips for 60 years so was interested in the House Special Bacalhoa, preceded by Vegetable Soup. The Vegetable Soup was...More

Thank jonathan m
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

My family and I (4 people) went there to have dinner, tempted by one YouTube review. Totally worth it! We had steak, ribs, fish dish and calamari, served with rice and fries, a 25cl of wine and a huge bottle of water. Everything was cooked...More

Thank Wojtek G
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here 27/6/18. Two couples. A little off putting from the outside but from the moment we walked in we had the greatest time. I think the staff are all one big family? Love and laughter all night. We loved the friendly service...More

1  Thank Indiman9
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Really good, tasty food, typical portuguese atmosphere, cheap for the quality of the menu, I recommand posta na Sai Cao which is delicious!!!

Thank ChrisDasV
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is full of locals! The food comes very fast and it is Great. you can speak english - someone will understand you for Sure. We were at 19:30 and it was the time, just 30 min later There was No place to sit

1  Thank Marta F
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Small, local restaurant. Really handsome waiter, delicious food. Better to come befor 8pm if you want a table, after 8pm the locals fill the restaurant and you can enjoy your meal with friendly people.

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This restaurant was near my flat and I had an excellent dinner there that was very inexpensive. The restaurant was nothing fancy and appeared to be family run. The waitress spoke a little English but was very helpful and friendly. For 8 Euro I had...More

Thank dctraveler40
Reviewed May 11, 2018

This place was recommended by a local and we were advised to ask for posta. The restaurant was very easy to find, it was clean, the staff was friendly and he speaks English. We have tried the posta and it was absolutely delicious!

Thank Romeo V
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Alexandre C
March 30, 2017|
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Response from AVPLeitao | Reviewed this property |
Tem sim. Desde Janeiro que o Sai Cão aceita pagamentos em dinheiro e multibanco. Since January 2017 Sai Cao accepts money payments and visa payments.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Bonjardim 635A, Porto 4000-128, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 401 3839
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