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Republica Cachorros

Praca Poveiros, Porto 4000-393, Portugal
+351 22 200 7639
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (6 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
“francesinha” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Fast food, European, Portuguese
Praca Poveiros, Porto 4000-393, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like hot dogs you must try... and the staff is very helpfull and kind. We ordered the special (with the fancesinha’s sauce) a regular and a fantastic Beer (príncipe). And the fries are amazing.

Thank pedrolx2016
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Hello Travelers, the idea is nice, the food tastes good, Mini Hot Dog , Francesinha, you can eat 3, 4 mini hot dogs so when you order, count on that because the service is too slow for the quantity of people, the food is great...More

Thank Miupe1978
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We tasted the typical Hot Dog. It was delicious and fresh made. Friendly service. Nice to sit outside

Thank Katharina V
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This was just a massive disappointment. Staff were unfriendly and the food was pretty gross. If you want a Francesinha there's better places to go and their hotdogs are basically long Francesinhas with less meat in them.

Thank Kerri H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Since this place is "meant" for foreigners, I'll do this review in English. This is NOT a good place to eat. Period! Simple as that. I ordered a very simple thing for me and my wife: a plate of french fries and two cheese toasts......More

Thank Nuno_Lupus
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was full of local people, always a good first impression. We had a lovely experience trying everything the local way. The Franceshina with egg was awesome and one of the best in the city. We tried the mixed meats and cheese platter too....More

Thank Eveningstar19
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I was joining a friend that went here just to eat a 'francesinha'. I wasn't hungry enough to eat a francesinha so I've ordered a 'prego no pão' sandwich. It was so good (very tasteful and well seasoned meat with a pepper taste) I've eaten...More

Thank PedroRBC
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Unfriendly staff, wrong order and bad food !!! Do not go there to eat diner. And weirdly enough it's crowded so not very enjoyable

Thank MathildeP21
Reviewed 25 June 2017

You must hear about how good this special dish is it and it is a must try snack in Porto. On most of the guides, they will tell you to go to the "oldest" snack bar Santiago, however I highly recommend you to try Republica...More

Thank Nicole K
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Thank the lucky stars Guedes was closed (sunday) as we found this little gem for future visits. I ordered the toasted hot dog with cheese and ham, which was served with chips. My other half ordered the hot dog franceshina again accompanied by chips. Simple...More

Thank ndcarlow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Poveiros, Porto 4000-393, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 7639
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