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Porto das Barcas

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
About
Funtastic view, located just by the sea, above the fishing harbour. Porto das Barcas is a restaurant were you can enjoy the best fresh products from the sea and the best meat from Alentejo, cooked in the tradicional Portuguese way, acompanied by one of the many outstanding wines produced in our country. W/Private parking.
PRICE RANGE
$19 - $37
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews chocolate mousse fish octopus fries lamb side salad pasta prawns stew pesce bread pleasant atmosphere enjoyed our meal great location good selection of wines big portions stunning views
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

Situated in a quiet location, about 3 km from the city center, with a beautiful sea view. The decor is trendy and cozy The service is very friendly and professional. The food is very good, I would recommend the octopus and the chocolate dessert with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Luiz C
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We had very accomodating service. Local ingredients cooked well and with the restaurant’s own twist. The grilled octopus was delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank willtravelforfood809
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We enjoyed our meal on the veranda overlooking the spectacular west coast of southern Portugal. Off the beaten path but well worth the detour. Food was very good. They were quite busy on a Sunday afternoon but service was good.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Justine S
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

This is a little out of the town. About a 20 minute walk from our accommodation. We had booked. It's in a great location close to the ocean. We had a few plates of olives, Goat's cheese and tapanade with breads. We ordered Lobster, Bass,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Andy_the_Birder
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

I saw several reviews and ratings are already at 4,5 stars. I any case I give them 1/2 a star more and rate it 5***** dispite having people who say it is overated...what for me is not understandable. Just take care with booking in time...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Norbertell
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Visited for dinner as read good reviews about it. Restaurant is located just outside town, not even 5m drive but you need a car as pitch dark road. We had “Morcela with caramelised pumpkin” and “Gambas Al Ajillo” for starters, both really tasty. For mains...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Eva G
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

The food is average and you can easily find much better places around. All the dishes are heavy and not the best ones.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank maciant
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

First hesitated as often restaurants at such special places with scenic view are not famous for food quality and/or overpriced. But when looking at the fresh fish in the display and at the menu we changed our mind and very friendly staff performed miracles to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 338katjas
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Very nice location in front of sea. Excellent food and grilled fish. It is a very crowded restaurant so I recommend that you make a reservation in the summer months. Finally, the personnel are kind and diligent.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank j_paulo_pinto
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Great place, great food and a wonderful atmosphere! We are back after a very good lunch yesterday. 😊😊

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Erling C
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