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Em Carne Viva


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IN MEAT VIVA is a unique and innovative space geared for tourism. The Eco-Restaurant Vegetarian / Vegan Inspiration R EGIONAL is a product of food and wine service at the table and with refinement. With capacity to serve 74 seats spread over two interior rooms, with a seasonal increase of 60 seats in the elegant and sophisticated terrace space "lounge" installed in a romantic garden. Space recycled and environmentally friendly, provides a rare hotel offer, innovative and unique in Portugal, from the ecological tableware (plates, glasses, etc.), Furniture, decoration and lighting and some building materials 100% recycled. The tables and chairs are constructed from wood taken and enjoyed the house
US$11 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
European, Portuguese
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is nicely decorated, services are very good as well. I like the vegetarian dishes they offered, a bit of fusion but very good combinations and variety in the menu. However, I am afraid we all think they are a bit over-salted. This may be...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cmtsuigolf
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Here is a unique experience. The restaurant is beautiful and the decor fantastic. The food is fabulous, from the presentation to the taste. The chef undoubtedly deserved a Michelin star. The service is excellent. Congratulations on the magnificent work. Love to all the crew at...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Quaque
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Our visit at Em Carne Viva put our standards about restaurants in Porto really high! Any other restaurant couldn't beat vegetarian and vegan food, and desserts blows our mind, chocolate one especially with wide combinations of chocolates. It's a pity we couldn't bring our dog...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank katarzynap714
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I love vegetarian restaurants and tend to give them the benefit of the doubt but there was just nothing good about this restaurant. The food was salty, fatty, didn’t feel fresh, and was poorly presented. An expensive olive tapenade we did not order was added...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank U3993BZben
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Em Carne Viva is located on Av. da Boavista, close to Casa da Musica in what appears to be a once grand town-house. Inside, much is made of this heritage, being comfortable stylish and elegant. The service was similarly refined, helpful but with an air...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ChrisHales
Reviewed 20 September 2018

I'm not vegan but I was here for a dinner with some friends of mine. Good vegan food. Kind the garden outside in the summer.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thomland
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The place is beautiful, the staff is so kind and the food is delicious! For me was a wonderful experience in relax tasting good wine and so great food. Absolutely racommended P.s. The mushrooms risotto is amazing!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Eva M
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We found this restaurant by chance. The food was excellent and the service is outstanding. I will definitely return on my next trip to Porto.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bluecat1
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The first visit was perfect so we booked a table for this visit. We were disappointed . the first dish with cheese was not tasty. A few apple jinggles were burned not baked cheese was hard. The seaweed dish was not on level, more a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bruvan
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I went here for lunch because I wanted a vegetarian dish. Service was terrible! We were basically ignored when we came in and when we finally got a table we waited an easy 25 minutes and no one would take our order. We finally got...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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16 July 2018|
Response from Victor R | Property representative |
Hello, we have many gluten free options. Thank you so much.
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