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Travessa da Ribeira 2, Arouca 4540-148, Portugal
+351 256 949 604
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meat dishes” (2 reviews)
“stuff” (2 reviews)
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Travessa da Ribeira 2, Arouca 4540-148, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We get there because a recomendation to eat vitela. It was amazing good, amazing price. Positive: food and chef Negative: they bring you some tapas before eating, and if you are a turist, you even know that you will pay for all that food.

Thank mar p
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Great “small town” restaurant with excellent “huuuge” meat dishes, at the price of a cheap Lisbon restaurant. Be careful! They might serve you the complementary honey liquor after you pay for your bill. Strong (and good) stuff!

Thank ancoutinho
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Nuce, tipical restaurante with great food. Must try the "posta arouquence" and the "vitela", house specialty. Staff is extremely nice. Restaurant is tipical.

Thank _nuria_carpinteiro
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

The owner Jose made it a very special celebrate. He went out of his way to set the table nicely, with a bouquet of red roses and a special candle jar with a small heart attachef to it. He especially went to buy fresh fish...More

1  Thank RoziaC C
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing lunch Soup starter amazing Pork and fish mains was excellent Definitely a place to visit again

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed November 2, 2016

I ate there 4 times with my co-workers. Delicious food. Friendly stuff. Sometimes we went to restaurant at 22:15H and they served the dinner. 5 stars!

Thank Miguel G
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Got to this place after not being able to visit "Passadiços do Paiva" (hadn't booked a ticket for the day, and there were no more tickets available to sell). Even though we arrived after "regular lunch hours in Portugal", staff was very friendly and welcomed...More

1  Thank Ricardo M
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

We went by recommendation from our hotel owner while visiting Arouca. Great food, enormous portions (take 1/2 if you're not starving). One of the waiters had a very good English so he took care of us. Nice atmosphere, lots of families with kids, go earlier...More

1  Thank _oksanka_99
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Food was really good, although the lack of an English menu the waiter tried to translate it in a funny way :)! Would definitely recommend it!

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed May 8, 2015

The restaurant is on the angle of a side street just off the main high street of Arouca. The entrance feels a little restricted, but the restaurant itself is excellent. The portions are gigantic - even ordering a half-serving will leave you well satisfied. Fully...More

3  Thank ja5al1n
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa da Ribeira 2, Arouca 4540-148, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Aveiro District  >  Arouca
  • Phone Number: +351 256 949 604
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