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Solar Bragancano

Praca da Se 34, Braganca 5300-265, Portugal
+351 273 323 875
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chestnut soup” (8 reviews)
“game dishes” (6 reviews)
“partridge” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Praca da Se 34, Braganca 5300-265, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 January 2015

Fantastic atmosphere! As you enter the restaurant (it is located on the first floor of an old building in the city centre) the first thing you see are tables with hundreds of books and magazines. You can sit next to the fireplace, enjoy your welcome...More

1  Thank Plishani
Reviewed 9 December 2014

There was once a big noble family house in middle of town. Then came 20th century and 21st... the house is there, the noblesse is also there, the traditional way of receiving gests is there; but it's a restaurant. Wonderfull old traditional Portuguese food. Wonderfull...More

1  Thank Francisco M
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Possibly the best meal during our time in Portugal. Delicious game meals (note: large portion sizes), served in a wonderful atmosphere with the restaurant housed in an old building furnished accordingly. We were treated to live music, complementary champagne/tapas/port wine and attentive service, the only...More

Thank Georgia2013
Reviewed 30 August 2014

An older, slightly worn establishment, I was made to feel special. On both occasions I was treated as though I had been coming for years. And the food on both occasions was excellent.

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

Real traditional food, very well made and with a fantastic and friendly service. The owners are always nearby even with a full house as was the case. I was there with my kids and we really enjoyed dinner. Caution with the size of the portions....More

1  Thank Gosto_de_comentar
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Very good food and wine, proudly regional. A great range of game dishes; you will not go hungry. Extremely friendly service. What more do you want?

Thank GrayQueanbeyan
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We were 5 adults and 4 lively small children. Arrived with no reservation and were immediately welcomed to two tables in their shaded garden which, on a hot day was just fantastic. The service was superb and all needs were attended quickly in a considerate...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 26 July 2014

My family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children ages 6 and 9) from the USA stumbled upon this treasure in our one night visit to Braganca. We were a tad early for dinner in the town at 6:30pm as the streets and restaurants were...More

1  Thank Angelee M
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Very good food. Needs some furniture replacement but food is great and not to expensive. people is nice.

Thank vfreitas
Reviewed 16 June 2014

On a two night stay in Braganza, we happened upon this charming restaurant in the centre of town. With nowhere planned, we spotted the restaurant from a nearby cafe, read about it on trip advisor and we were welcomed to a lovely table in the...More

1  Thank Ratherbebiking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca da Se 34, Braganca 5300-265, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braganca District  >  Braganca
  • Phone Number: +351 273 323 875
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This is a beautiful place in the central square of the historic centre of Braganca. Its situated in an old mansion and serves traditional Northern dishes (eg I had pheasant with chestnuts). Not many tourists go to Braganca, but if they do this is definitely an experience worth exploring.
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