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“Recommended” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Rua- Tapas & Music Bar

Rua- Tapas & Music Bar
Ranked #25 of 1,610 Restaurants in Porto
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $19 - $27
Cuisines: Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Gastropub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night, Drinks, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Restaurant/bar that serves lunch and dinner, specialized in tapas and snacks , having a mood changing from a restaurant ambience to a lively and crowded bar after 11 pm. Live music, of different styles, is usually present from Wednesday to Sunday. Smoking is allowed after midnight!!
Almada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Recommended”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

Excellent food and great vibe! Definitely a spot you don't wanna miss when visiting Oporto either with friends or family for food or a good time out

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Nuno G, Proprietário at Rua- Tapas & Music Bar, responded to this review, June 23, 2014
Thank you very much for your visit and your nice comment! We look forward to welcome you back to RUA in your next visit to Porto!

Greetings
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London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Quirky but fab”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Came to realise that most places in Porto are a little different. Tapas food was excellent and original. Waiter suggested not to order too many and he was right. Didn't stay late enough to hear the band but bet they were great.

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Thank Neiljw
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Nuno G, Proprietário at Rua- Tapas & Music Bar, responded to this review, June 23, 2014
Thank you very much for your visit and for your nice comment! We look forward for your next visit, and with time to listen to our live concert!

Greetings!
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Montmelard, France
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great tapas”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2014

Wonderful up market tapas. Try the mini steak sandwich. Charming young staff and relaxed atmosphere. Really good live music was just starting as we were leaving 10.30pm. Probably very busy with lots of young people later in evening so go early if you are "mature".

  • Visited May 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Sally W
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Nuno G, Proprietário at Rua- Tapas & Music Bar, responded to this review, May 27, 2014
Thank you very much for your review and thank you even more for your visit. It was a pleasure to receive your group and we look forward to see you again in your next visit to Porto!!

Greetings!!
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Helsinki
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great bar!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

Good food nice drinks and friendly service! We went there twice and enjoyed! Some places just have this good relaxed feel about them. Try the Portonic!

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Thank amilia62
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Nuno G, Owner at Rua- Tapas & Music Bar, responded to this review, May 7, 2014
Thank you very much for your review and thak you even more for your visit. It was a pleasure to receive you and it would be an honour to see you again very soon.

Greetings!!
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3 reviews
“Really atmospherical place!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2014

You can enjoy everything here:vine, tapas( especially the shrimps crockets), live music, stuff and people around you!

  • Visited February 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Maria B
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Nuno G, Owner at Rua- Tapas & Music Bar, responded to this review, May 7, 2014
Thank you very much for your review and thak you even more for your visit. It was a pleasure to receive you and it would be an honour to see you again very soon.

We're glad that you had that sensation since it is exactly what we intended for RUA!!!

Greetings!!
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