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Cafe Progresso - CLOSED

Rua Actor Joao Guedes 5, Porto 4050-310, Portugal
+351 22 332 2647
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“oldest cafe” (3 reviews)
“caffe” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Rua Actor Joao Guedes 5, Porto 4050-310, Portugal
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Apart from being Oporto’s oldest caffe or for it being located in the center of one of the busiest, tourist-wise, areas - next to Clérigos and Praça Carlos Alberto - Café Progresso is a warm, cozy feeling decoration, comfort (and healthy) food hotspot. Beautifully decorated...More

Thank Vítor C
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This a a great place we stumbled across for breakfast on a Sunday mrongin. The tables were packed but we were lucky to find a little in the corner. Food was great but service was very slow as it was so busy. Lucky we weren’t...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Excellent staff, great decor, amazing select of food and drinks. I love it when a place has a long history, Cafe Progresso opened in 1899. Well worth a visit. They know their coffee.

Thank wyxie
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

If there is art of coffee making, they are absolutely doing this on the highest possible level. You can choose from three types of coffee beans and from all the types you can imagine (cortado, flat white, chai latte etc...) (If you cannot choose, just...More

Thank 560l_szl_s
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

It is a MUST for coffee lovers in Porto!!!Nice waiters, cool place, average prices and THE BEST COFFE in the country. Try the flat white here!

Thank potsaak
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

You must go there for a lemonade with blueberry syrup (3 euros but it is worth it)! Coffee and cake of the day (orange) was good, very nice service. We are thinking about going back for lemonade :)

Thank kimdil89
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Great coffee, roasted in house. Great house-made pastries. Delicious breakfasts and lunches. Gorgeous premises, and even more friendly than usual staff. Best coffee house we've been to in Portugal, and honestly one of the best we've been to anywhere.

1  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Amazed that we got a table in this spot on a Sunday morning for a late brunch given that nearby spots such as O Diplomata & Zenith had queues out the door. This was a welcome alternative! We learned that this was their first week...More

2  Thank Shauna D
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Not only were we informed that the café was closing in 20 minutes when we entered, we were the last to embark before shutters were closed, and near empty glasses were snatched from the table right after your (hopefully) last sip. Fortunately we were still...More

Thank Objectivum
Reviewed 25 March 2017

During my 3 days stay in Porto I was coming back to taste the coffee 3 times. And it ended up ordering 3+ coffees when I was there. I didn't have such a good coffee for quite a long time. I recommend you to get...More

Thank Kinga1502
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Actor Joao Guedes 5, Porto 4050-310, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 332 2647
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