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Avenida Diogo Leite 302 | Santa Marinha, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 911 053 389
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ordered a mixed seafood to share for four persons. A good selection of crab claws. prawns, clams, with a rice dish and salad. A thoroughly enjoyable meal with wine reasonably priced. Enjoyed a pleasant lunch on our first day in Porto, prior to embarking on a River Cruise on the Douro.

1 Thank June696
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best meal in Porto You need to share your plate Sea bass for two will do 4 for lunch Very good value staff very friendly and helpful

1 Thank Patricia L
Radlett, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a great starter of clams which we shared. I had a prawn and squid kebab which was fine except I was surprised to have potato on the skewer. My partner had cod with onions which he enjoyed. My only gripe was with the ladies toilets- neither had a working lock so both incumbents were interrupted and in turn I... More 

1 Thank JuliaDr
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on our last day. It was on d yellow bus tour and we stopped to look at view of city and visit a winery. Little did we know that we'd find this charming Portuguese restaurant with fantastic authentic food with great views. This place is great find and a must to visit when in Porto.

1 Thank Jill M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

A charming riverside restaurant close to the South banks of the Douro river. It's located quite close to the Luis I bridge as part of the Sandeman port wine company. The location offers great views of the bridge and the UNESCO world heritage site that is Porto (or Oporto) old town. The food is typically Portuguese with an emphasis on... More 

Thank martinmolloy72
Constanta, Romania
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1 review
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

We had a steak medium rare that was just what i orderd ,and the octopus which was the best food i have ever eaten in a while. The services were impecable, the wine recomandation was perfect. Also Alberto, the old guy that greets you at the entrance, surprised us by speaking our language, romanian. All the personel spoke english perfectly.... More 

Thank Alex D
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

Food is good, we had codfish and plates were large enough. Very tasty. Place is nice. Service is ok. We had only codfish but so other plates and looked good too. They don't close during the afternoon so it's a good place to go out of lunch hours.

Thank Annabenaroca
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2016

We had got off the Yellow Bus service to visit the Calim Port warehouse, and as it was lunchtime we decided to look for a restaurant on that side of the Douro. We were attracted by the general look of this restaurant. The service was friendly and efficient. They offered BBQ'd fish which we ordered. The sardines were really good.... More 

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Wroclaw, Poland
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We were very surprised that the food we got was not fresh and was prepared much earlier. The waiter admitted that they prepare the food (even salads) much earlier and that pasta is pre cooked. Wine was very good and that's all.

Thank Agata327
Warsaw, Poland
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130 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

The location and the views are very nice by the banks of the river. Service is quick and friendly. Food is rather standard, but I wouldn't say that is bad. Portions are generous. Bottom line, we had a good time.

Thank JCTroncoso1957

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Diogo Leite 302 | Santa Marinha, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 911 053 389

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