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Taberna d'Avo

Rua Sao Bento da Vitoria 48, Porto 4050-542, Portugal
+351 22 201 2181
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 9 min
All hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
££ - £££
Rua Sao Bento da Vitoria 48, Porto 4050-542, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Go early because it's popular, we queued for about 25 min to get in on a Monday evening, and the staff were a bit vague about who was actually first in the queue. Anyway, cosy atmosphere, ( tables very close together) , polite service, choice...More

Thank Micemurders
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, fantastic atmosphere, but watch out Tripadv1sor fans you are going to experience the consequences of a well deserved successful restaurant- they are called queues to get in. Go early is my advice...disregard the inclination to look cool and turn up at say 8...More

Thank beyond5th
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A real find this restaurant! A small business with good food! Traditional decoration, with the nice granite walls. Everything runs smooth and efficient. The service is done in a gentle and welcoming way. The food is excellent. Compared to other restaurants in town, they have...More

Thank Hans J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Off the beaten path. Wonderful restaurant. Cozy atmosphere Food was inexpensive. Dinner for two cost us 30E We had traditional cabbage soup (big bowl) and salad with grilled salmon steak and chicken with mushroom entrees and a one bottle of exceptional Vila red wine. Be...More

Thank Sherry T
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Restaurant hidden along a back street in the old town that was recommended by our host. It didn't disappoint, the cod fritters with rice was delicious as was the Portuguese style pork. Make a reservation in advance to avoid disappointment. Like many restaurants in Portugal...More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had a great dinner at this cozy and charming restaurant. Bacalhau Zé do Pipo is the best choice and it was an amazing surprise. Staff was pretty friendly. Best advised to make a reservation as the place is quite small, although we've seen some...More

Thank MarcosAraujo1980
Reviewed 13 August 2017

You must try to get a meal in this restaurant when you are in Porto next. I came across this place totally by accident, wandering around the side and back streets of Porto. It is a small restaurant - off one of the gothic squares,...More

Thank GeorgeParam
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Food was really good. Environment quiet and relaxing. Really good choice of food. Very helpful waiter with attentive service.

Thank ruthy1919
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

If you are hungry and looking for a real Portuguese restaurant, with big portions and small prices, this is perfect for you. As we walked in we were embraced by a welcoming atmosphere: small room with rock walls and wooden forniture. What we ate was...More

Thank susiwanderlust
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We eated there and green wine and soup.and main course was very delicous. Best was the sardines. We tried the cabage soup and it was a pleasure. The place is nice and cosy.

Thank porcsalmy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sao Bento da Vitoria 48, Porto 4050-542, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 201 2181
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