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Restaurante A Tendinha

Rua Brito Capelo 1137, Matosinhos 4450-078, Portugal
+351 918 154 835
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“cod cakes” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30 Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Rua Brito Capelo 1137, Matosinhos 4450-078, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have read many reviews about this restaurant from tripadvisor and it seems nice so I went there with my family. When we were there at first the restaurant looks a bit dark, but then Maria came to greet us then we decided to go...More

Thank WimmalinL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was really good and Maria was sweet. The Portuguese eggs were a taste sensation! I'm surprised by some of the negatives reviews. The food was definitely freshly prepared.

Thank Lyndsay78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Try everything! The portugeuse eggs, shrimp cakes and spicy paste are particular highlights. What really sets this place apart is the wonderful service. The best we've had in Portugal by far. Maria is a saint! Here she is after giving us a complimentary fire water....More

Thank Nima T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We highly recommend this place. For both traditional and contemporary meals. Delicious food and amazing host - Maria (She is like a real Mama. She will give you from her kitchen what's the best for you!) made our time there very special.

Thank Grzegorz W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent there 3 hours enjoying flavour of dishes, speaking with Ms. Maria and other guest. Ms. Maria is a very hospitable person and she take care about guests. It was amazing time. This restaurant serves regional cuisine and the food is very fresh and...More

Thank Mariusz_mcm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a train delay from Albufeira that didn’t get us in to Porto until very late, we took a chance and showed up at Tendinha around 10:30pm (even though trip advisor said they closed at 10:00pm). The place was still hopping with the tail end...More

Thank Libra109
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most amazing meal at A Tendinha! The seafood was amazing and there were great vegetarian options too! Maria is an amazing host and knows exactly what should be ordered according to your taste! This is a must try place. We would love...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. The host is a very nice and friendly lady. We really loved the experience.

Thank Ilona H
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Maria is such a warming and friendly person that makes you feel like home! Excellent food, fantastic service and wonderful atmosphere!!!

Thank Travel599423
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The giant schrimps were extraordinary and fresh and host is a very nice, funny and communicative lady. Loved the experience! We recommend it

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Brito Capelo 1137, Matosinhos 4450-078, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Matosinhos
  • Phone Number: +351 918 154 835
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