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Tappas Caffe Candal

Rua Doutor Antonio Granjo 549 | Candal, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-124, Portugal
+351 917 179 436
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
1 week ago
“Bad food and unpolite staff”
7 Mar 2017
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Portuguese, Bar, European, Pub
££ - £££
Rua Doutor Antonio Granjo 549 | Candal, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-124, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is very noise. The ingredients were of bad quality. The sauce is horrible. We got much better in a nearby café, Candalita and at much affordable price. The waiters are very unpolite. They kept bringing snacks that we didn't order and at the...More

Thank Marshagalina
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

All very nice and services its very good and all drink very nice the amazing coffee I liked tooooo mash

Thank GoGearas
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

You go there to eat just one thing: Francesinha. And they are... well, average. Not the best one, not the worst. The sauce, the fries, the good sangria or the beer served in metal, frozen cans add up to the experience, so you should enjoy...More

Thank Vasco G
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Not a good francesinha!but nice tapas and sangria! Staff a bit loud and desorganized! place for groups who like to drink and not so much to eat!

Thank silvia alexandr... s
Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

The francesinha is definitely on my top 5. If your up for a challenge, ask for the "sauce for the men", but take it easy because it's so spicy that it can ruin the francesinha. the service is good and he employees are nice, and...More

Thank espm252
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

I've been living in Porto for 7 years and I've been a Francesinha fan for more than that. I've tried more places than I can remember (the good places, the ones locals visit, not the overpriced ones), I will tell you this, Tappas is simply...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 24 July 2014

We ended up here totally randomly & we saw the place buzzing. OK let's go in. We sat out on the terrace & had "Francesinha", kind of a local specialty. I had no idea what it was. Overall the service was great & the portion...More

Thank JohnDoe55423
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

It was once a time considered the best Francesinha in wood stove. I've visited my self a lot of times and recommended to friends. After my last visit my recommendation is to stay away from this restaurant. I've ordered the special francesinha, but the taste...More

2  Thank Paulo F
Reviewed 6 April 2014

With a great atmosphere to be with friends and family, this restaurant offers one of the best Francesinhas I've ever had! I strongly recommend this place to anyone who visits Porto and wants to taste one of its greatest gastronomical specialties.

Thank rjsdias
Reviewed 4 August 2013

The best Francesinha I ever had and very hot! Sangria is good too! The service made me feel like at home, so sweet and warm. Strongly recommend.

Thank BrendaWang924
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Portuguese, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Antonio Granjo 549 | Candal, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-124, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 917 179 436
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