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Palco

££££European, Portuguese,
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
+351 22 040 9620
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (26 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (5 reviews)
“foie gras” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have deducted a star as we were made to wait ten minutes in a bar without explanation athough we had booked and the restaurant was virtually empty. After that everything was wonderful. With some trepidation we had the 80€ tasting menu with harmonised wines...More

Thank _eva_barnes2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked in the afternoon after finding it very difficult to find a restaurant that suited us for a Sunday night. We didn’t realise that it was more fine dining than casual but we made the space suit us comfortably. The food was impeccable and...More

Thank Aaron A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an outstanding 8 courses meal with paired wines. 7 glasses at a mere 35€ p/p. The menu is fab, deeply rooted in Portoguese tradition with great ingredients, yet beautifully brought to contemporarity. Setting is extremely elegant and refined, but welcoming. The service is a...More

Thank andrea b
Reviewed 11 August 2018

I was shocked to read the most recent review prior to mine..... “dark, brown cellar”, I believe it was titled? It was so far off rom my own expeience that I think something else might have been going on to have such a review written...More

1  Thank StevenG3522
Reviewed 28 June 2018

It is difficult to give a positive evaluation to this restaurant. The decor is of a questionable taste, to some may seem like a dark cellar in the center of Porto. About the menu is overly simple, the quality of the dishes is sufferable and...More

Thank JN125
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch at Palco on our final day in Portugal. We checked into the hotel and then settled into Palco for a late lunch. This was probably the best meal we had in Portugal so a fine way to end our trip....More

Thank Barbara481
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Palco is a great choice for fine dining. My daughter and I were looking on the internet for good fine dining restaurants in Porto, and we decided to book a table at Palco. For convenience, we also booked a hotel room at the Teatro hotel,...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I stayed at the Teatro Hotel for 6 nights and had the pleasure of having two amazing meals for lunch there. I had the set menus for 25 Euros per meal. It was service with a smile. The staffs were brilliant and most helpful. The...More

Thank Moses P
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We arrived at about 2 o'clock in the afternoon in our hotel (Teatro), so we went straight into the restaurant and took the menu of €25. The first plate was lobster with caviar, all very refined. Then I had the codfish and as dessert a...More

Thank SarahPlo
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The service was great. The tasting menu was below expectation (especially for the money). 1. Bread was delicious. 2. 3 appetizers from the chef : tuna- tooooo fishy, not the best quality, on a sweet cracker which does not compliment the fish, 2 other appetizers...More

Thank xxxElla
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여은 박
9 May 2018|
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Response from SarahPlo | Reviewed this property |
Not really. There's a relaxed atmosphere, nothing chic.
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Silvia L
16 December 2017|
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Response from paultje44 | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so
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7 July 2016|
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Response from LizG1947 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I can't remember exactly how much the tasting menu was but we paid 220 euros for four of us including a bottle of wine. The food was quite exceptional so please do go if you can. It is in the current... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$64
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal (Formerly Hotel Teatro)
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 040 9620
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Description
Situated on the main floor of Hotel Teatro, the restaurant is the center of exotic and contemporary sensations, with the delicious production brought to you by a perfectly attuned cast of tastes.
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