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Esplanada Marisqueira Antiga

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Sun, 7/21
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner

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Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed June 12, 2019

I know this historical restaurant since I was little. It’s an expensive and a bit noisy restaurant, comparing to other nearby options, but it’s worth the visit. However, the last time my family and I tried to eat here, the waiter tried to put us...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jcostach
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

If you are in Oporto and you like seafood, this restaurant is “a must go“. The staff is nice and very careful. The food is great, prices are a little bit high, but we'll deserved. A great place to have a nice dinner.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Rui M
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

Food is fresh and delicious, the service is just perfect, the design is a bit old school. Great place to visit.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Magdalena B
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Royal seafood platter, divine, 4 people to finish the platter for two is probably more like it otherwise you'll be high on protein. Seafood was fresh and delicious, very nice wine list. Restaurant deco is like in the 70/80s, old school. Price is quite high...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mengrum
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Super traditional honest Fish flavours expertly delivered by restaurant pros. Amazingness comes without pretentiousness! Thank you all!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RayKhadivi
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went here for dinner on our last night in Porto. We ordered the Royal Seafood Tower for two; it was a huge amount of food. We loved almost everything we tasted, the only thing we did not love for was the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sunflowerdayzee
Reviewed November 5, 2018

I just returned from 2 weeks in Portugal. Matosinhos was recommended to us by our hotel concierge as was Esplanada Marisqueira Antiga. I pictured Matosinhos as a quaint fishing village and the restaurant as a local place offering fresh seafood at reasonable prices. Wrong. Matosinhos,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NYCGal2010
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were visiting Porto for my birthday and were arriving late (at around 10 PM) so we looked for a good seafood place to celebrate that was also open late. We booked a table online for 11 PM and made the trip...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank JuanASL
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We were directed to this restaurant by the concierge at our hotel and also by another couple in our tour group who ate here two nights prior. We were greeted as we entered by an incredible display of all manner of fresh fish and shellfish,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank osffan2016
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful old fashion seafood restaurant! Friendly services and great ambience. It’s our first time trying “Percebes” (Gooseneck Barnacles), super yummy.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Yes. There are a few parks near by and the restaurant will give you tickets for it.
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