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O Albertino

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Largo do Mercado 8 | Folgosinho, Gouveia 6290-081, Portugal
238 745 266
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Tracy, California
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were late for our reservation,because we went to the other Albertinho down the road where they have parties,so we walked back to the original,a little old man smiled and said my name,we were taken upstairs it was quite busy for one server but the service was excellent,no menu some starters then four entrees, then dessert you come out like... More 

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Viseu, Portugal
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202 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

This place is highly crowded, especially on sundays. Reservation is needed in order not to wait too much. For 16€ you can taste some typical food from Portugal / this region. The "arroz de cabidela" and "feijoada de javali" were great. The other two dishes were just OK. Before leave this place, you must try the desserts. Live music is... More 

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Thank Luís C
Lisbon, Portugal
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

No menu. One price. Typical portuguese food. Let the food flow... it's 3 meals with all included. Don't Forget to drink a liqueur at the end in the cafe... If you go there don't be surprise by the look in the ground floor, it's look like a normal little café of the village. the best thing to do it's to... More 

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Thank GIlberto E
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

If it could be rated 7* I would....but be ready....you need to ibernate after!!! 5 plates of outstanding food!!!

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Thank Douglas D
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

O Albertino is a nice typical restaurant to go with family and friends, the food is tasty and very well served. Later, you can go sightseeing the awsome landscapes in Folgosinho. Warning, you may need to make reservations because its full everytime.

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Thank Rui C
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I took our teenaged son for lunch here as it has great ratings on Trip Advisor. We never got a bite - decided to leave due to the shocking rudeness of the owner of the restaurant! We had enjoyed a marvelous couple of days in Serra Da Estrela and found the people to be exceptional everywhere we... More 

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Thank FightinTiger
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Excellent restaurant in a nice mountain village. The food was amazing and the persons in the village are very welcoming

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Thank David S
Portugal
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133 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

In the center of a small village near Serra da Estrela, offers a 5-plate buffet (with service) of traditional Portuguese food. Good local appetizers. Experience is improved if you sleep over in one of the available houses... you can enjoy - and eat and drink - more if you do this. Only the restaurant? Rating-4 if you have to travel... More 

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Thank Joao F
Lisbon, Portugal
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107 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

You dont choose anything! You eat all the 5 main plates and the apeteziers that they offer. You cant miss it :) take a walk around the village after lunch. Dont forget to make a reservation.

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1 Thank SofiaCunhaEca
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

For some years now I´ve been planning to go here. I´ve heard so many good comments that my expectations were very high. Maybe that´s the main reason why I felt a little bit disappointed. Don´t get me wrong, the place is very nice, the food is good and plentiful, and the service very efficient. Still, O Albertino didn´t earned a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Mercado 8 | Folgosinho, Gouveia 6290-081, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Guarda District  >  Gouveia
  • Phone Number: 238 745 266

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?