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Awesome experience

This was a great experience. We booked our tickets in advance through our hotel. The venue is small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Climb14ers
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Dinner and Fado

Based on our hotel’s recommendation we attended a dinner and Fado for a set price of 30 Euros each... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SpiderSD
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hotel was generous to book us a reservation for the advertised 9:30 pm Thursday evening show for 10 euros each recommending we arrive at 9:15 to confirm our seats but when we arrived the girl sitting outside smoking on the couches told us to...More

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Ricardo D, Gerente at aCapella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sirs we apoligise for the late. Our classical guitar had a very serious personal problem near the starting time. We only arranged substitute 30 min later. We are sorry if our waitress explained the problem badly.The show started normally at 10:05 pm normally as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great experience. We booked our tickets in advance through our hotel. The venue is small so this is recommended. The music was incredible. Real authentic experience. The show lasts a couple of hours. Food and drink are available. This is a cant...More

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Ricardo D, Gerente at aCapella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Based on our hotel’s recommendation we attended a dinner and Fado for a set price of 30 Euros each. The setting was very pleasant, in a small chapel with comfortable setting. The dinner was good, but not great. It included a soup, your choice of...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were originally excited to go to this restaurant based on a Fodor’s recommendation. It was stated as one $, meaning it was meant to be good value, good food, and inexpensive. None of that was true. We called and made a reservation as recommended....More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I found a suggestion for this place on the Lonely Planet and decided to visit. Nowhere the guide suggested advance reservation, nor on the website I found any option unless digging later in the pages only in Portuguese. I was met at the door but...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

The acoustics are amazing! We went to dinner elsewhere before and arrived at 9:15 for the 9:30 show which gave us a great seat. It was 10 euros a person and included a welcome drink. The show lasted until 11:30-it was divided into 3 sets...More

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Ricardo D, Gerente at aCapella, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We did really enjoy the place. It is a great opportunity to listen to Portuguese music in environment other than a touristy restaurant. Music was really good (I am not an expert, but believe that the musicians were very professional); collection of cheeses we ordered...More

Thank Bashir C
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This restaurant is in an old chapel deconsecrated, which makes a fantastic atmosphere, and it offers a good dinner with meat or fish and a beautiful show of Fado, the typical Potuguese songs. Price are good

Thank Stefdida
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Recommended for the music part which extends to about 90 minutes in 3 sets. The setting is an old church with high ceilings making for a more resonant acoustic space than the Fado ao Centro venue. The musicians are accomplished and there is a spoken...More

Thank Kang H
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a great dinner before the show at a nearby restaurant and came to the 930 show. It was only 10 euros and included a drink. They could charge more. The performers included two guitarists, a singer and a pianist/accordion player. There were two...More

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