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Cafe Porto

14 Rodney Street, Liverpool L1 2TE, England
+44 151 708 5276
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sardines” (23 reviews)
“salt cod” (10 reviews)
“tapas” (49 reviews)
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European, Portuguese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
14 Rodney Street, Liverpool L1 2TE, England
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A small friendly restaurant where we had delicious tapas (because they looked too good to pass up for the main meals), very good house wine and fabulous pastries. Reasonable price and helpful friendly staff. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Great food and wine. Friendly staff, knowledgeable chef who had time for everyone. Like being cooked for in a Portuguese home. Truly amazing a real gem of Liverpool dining can not recommend highly enough. They made a Friday evening in cold Liverpool feel like an...More

3  Thank Glyn W
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great food, great wines, authentic imported Portuguese products and all the laid back charm you would hope to experience in a Portuguese restaurant! My pet hate, as far as restaurants in England are concerned, is being told that one we have a time limit on...More

3  Thank Moonface3C
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

First visit to Cafe Porto after it being on our food 'bucket list' for a while, and it was above and beyond all expectations! The service was great; really helpful/knowledgeable waitress (sorry we didn't catch your name!) who was clearly passionate about all things Portuguese....More

2  Thank Hannah J
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This was late lunch, but nonetheless very enjoyable. Four of us each had a different main course. Cooked fresh, served in a friendly manner by waitress with lots of information on the various ingredients. Small restaurant but this gave it a very intimate feeling that...More

1  Thank Tiger787
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We went in with my family to celebrate my daughters graduation, amongst other family celebrations. We’ve been wanting to go to this restaurant for ages as my family are firm lovers of everything Portuguese. Cafe Porto looks really rustic and welcoming from the outside and...More

3  Thank Hartf
CafePorto, Owner at Cafe Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Dear Hartf We are very sorry that you did not have the level of service that you expected. That Thursday was one of those nights: just one couple pre-booked and in a space of 2 hours, we had 31 customers walking in. We even had...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018

My friend and I have been here a few times now, so, it's about time I wrote a review. the last time we went was in April. As usual, the food was superb and well portioned. My friend, a huge eater, unusually, left some food!!!...More

1  Thank 1frankop
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate here on a Friday night, we had an early table which I was even earlier for but michaela (I think) was very friendly and let me sit down anyway! She instantly offered me a drink and helped me with my...More

1  Thank Tia B
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely little place this. Although the interior is a little tired and would benefit from a wee injection of tlc/redecoration, it still has so much going for it. The delicious food, great wine list, garden and great staff. For me personally, pleasant service...More

1  Thank Sprezzatura78
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Super lunch for me and my boyfriend, lovely space and big garden Great for couples or groups, really recommend

1  Thank Petra O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Rodney Street, Liverpool L1 2TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 708 5276
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This is a hidden gem. A Portugese tapas bar in the heart of Liverpool with the best food ever cooked to perfection by the "real deal".
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