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Novo Mondo

#49 of 1,482 Restaurants in Porto
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Rua dos Caldeireiros 73, Porto 4050-140, Portugal
+351 22 332 2532
09:00 - 21:00
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Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant behind the main street, really cheap and enough tasty. 5 stars in terms of quality/price.

Thank espelmer
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91 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The menu is cheap but the quality of food is low too and the wine is overpriced. The worst part, the chocolate mousse.

1 Thank sfard
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were recommended this spot by our local tour guide and it certainly didn't disappoint. They have a new menu every night handwritten on a piece of paper. There's all of maybe 10 tables there (maybe less?) so getting in can be tricky. Service is a bit underwhelming but when you have two guys running the whole place and wearing... More 

1 Thank Rona K
Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

What a find! Small restaurant in the 'back' streets, but a great place. People were lovely, although didn't speak much english at all. Menu is hand written and quite basic. I had the grilled fish which was delicious. Amazing value, good portions and tasty food. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Kate_and_Drew
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The food is simple but excellent. They really do not speak any foreign languages very well... and that is the reason why this place is so typical and special. Excellent value!

Thank Nancy S
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

An excellent venue. Plentiful tasty traditional dishes at a very reasonable price. We loved the family atmosphere and prompt service. A real find just off the Main Street.

Thank Croft54
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I have visited this small family restaurant, first is 2014, then is 2016. The business lunch is marvelous cheap! Just only $5 urea, include soup, bread, meat, desert or fruit, and cafe! It's transitional Portugal family food, and the hosts are very kindly. 波爾圖聖本篤車站巷弄內的小館子,由一對老夫婦經營的葡式家常料理,商業午餐超級划算,包括湯、麵包、主食(肉或鱈魚)、甜點或水果、咖啡,價格不到5歐!相當便宜,餐點份量不少,且很有葡萄牙媽媽家常菜的味道,相當推薦!

Thank moutainh
Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We,ve just had a mid day meal here. There were some French tourists, and Portuguese in the small restaurant. The main server, a friendly man, speaks a little French. My husband and I thought this was excellent value for the money, and we enjoyed the fact the menu is written on a piece of paper place mat, as was the... More 

Thank lizzvancouver
Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Where can you get a 3 course meal, home made, inside 10 mins, for just 5 euro? With Mum doing the magic in the kitchen, & Dad working the floor, you can just sit back & enjoy. I had soup, 2 ,lovely pieces of fish n' veg, & strawberrys for desert. Brillant! !

Thank likinvenus
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Visited this restaurant the other night having walked past and thought iit looked interesting. Its a 2 man/woman show, with the man frantically serving people and the lady knocking out great food from a tiny kitchen. Limited, authentic Portuguese menu with the best sardines we have possibly ever had. The set menu was only €5 per person and it came... More 

Thank Gary S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Portuguese, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Caldeireiros 73, Porto 4050-140, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 332 2532

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?