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Papavinhos

Rua Monchique 23 24, Porto 4050-394, Portugal
+351 22 200 0204
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (35 reviews)
“cod” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Rua Monchique 23 24, Porto 4050-394, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here with an international group of friends as we wanted to go to a place not being a turist trap. Although it was fully booked they made an effort to squeeze is in. Worthwile experuence without gratis value for money

Thank Ed V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in without a booking and were lucky to get a table as they were very busy. Glad we risked it though as we had a lovely evening. We sat downstairs and the owner looked after us very well. He was warm and friendly...More

Thank jennieliz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice, quiet place with an excellent service and food that excels. I had an seafood rice, wasn’t the greatest I had, I prefer it more watery, but flavour wise was really good. However, their great dish, bacallau a papavinhos is the best I’ve ever...More

Thank Abel C
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Very typical dinner with good dishes. We ate a delicious octapus and cod fish. Many thanks to owner's son for his kind less and professionality he suggest us very good dishes also cakes. Go and enjoy!

Thank Daniela C
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Sometime they ask me: are you sure that was a wonderful restaurant. This time my answer is yes. One reservation for six people and a great dinner. I didn't try all the Porto' s restaurants, but for sure in my three dinners that was the...More

Thank leonardo l
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Tricky to find, book a table as very busy on all nights but worth the visit. Great & friendly service in a traditional setting. Good & tasty food, cheap sangria, extensive menu. Very good value.

Thank sherlock1411
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We almost passed this place by. I’m sure glad we didn’t. One of the best dinners of our trip. Great food and friendly service.

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Although you would not say it from the outside of this restaurant, the food is amazing! We went here for lunch and were a bit hesitant when entering the place, but we were definitely not disappointed. The food tasted great, they serve a lot of...More

Thank Luca V
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This small, family run Porto riverfront restaurant is a hidden jewel. My wife dined there on successive evenings and experienced two outstanding meals. Our entrees included grilled sea bass, baked salmon, grilled octopus, and pork loin. All were served with oven roasted potatoes and various...More

2  Thank Timothy D
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We visited this Restaurant 4 times in one week. It was really amazing. All the things we tasted was very tasty. The business is made by Josef and Marilia and her Son. Extremely friendly and professional. Hopefully we come back sometime.

Thank Robert M
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abb961
25 November 2016|
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Response from Kevin S | Reviewed this property |
Excellent choice for lunch in Porto! I'd recommend phoning them to make a reservation (+351 22 200 0204) and ask for a table by the windows upstairs (lovely view of the river). Papavinhos is about 30 minutes gentle stroll... More
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abb961
25 November 2016|
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Response from 009Mrs_S | Reviewed this property |
i did see 2 big tables so im sure they can accommodate but id strongly recommend that you contact the restaurant directly to book
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Ronald R
10 May 2015|
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Response from ColoradoCoach | Reviewed this property |
The dress code was casual, they were locals just out for dinner. I 'm sure you can order gluten free, meat and vegetables. Get a card translated in Portuguese to explain your needs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Monchique 23 24, Porto 4050-394, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 0204
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