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Porton di nos Ilha

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Rua Marginal | Frente Praia de Diante, Sal Rei, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
+238 991 93 31
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Bucharest, Romania
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A nice rooftop terrace with a great view all over the harbour. The menu includes a big variety of fish, lobster, seafood and dishes like curry or vegetarian options. There were few customers and we got the full attention of the staff and our food was served really quickly. Also, we went for a cooking class here, the chef was... More 

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Brussels
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes we must like this place! We went for lunch for the third time in 3 years - each time when we are staying at Riu Touareg, Boa Vista. Restaurant on top of the 3 storey building with 270 deg view of the seaside and harbour. Charming service and absolutely delicious large langouste (like lobster but easier to eat). We... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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66 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice rooftop terrace with a great view all over the harbor. Besides fish and seafood it offers a good variety of dishes like a curry or a moqueca and they also have some vegetarian options which is quite rare in this town. Lobster does not need to be pre-ordered as well and tastes very good for 2500 escudos.... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful rooftop looking over the harbor, decorated with great taste, AMAZING host, great tasty dinner... we loved it! Not to miss in Sal Rei!

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Germany
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Highly praised by various guide books we hoped to have a nice evening. Failure. Music was far too loud for a restaurant. Tables at the railing with the best look down and over the old harbour (a splendid excellent view!) were badly lighted. We saw a couple who flashed their mobiles to be able to read the menu. The waiter... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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158 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Our fod was okay but no more than that. We had to wait a long time for it. There was loud and noisy music and when we asked to have it tuned down this was done only for a very sort time.

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Zeist, The Netherlands
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

this is a nice restaurant with the best view on the harbour and island, with good basic food and a nice staff

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Westerham, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We were staying on Boa Vista for a week and most of the time this lovely place was closed. Right up on the roof of the building up several flights of stairs when you catch them open the food and hospitality is good. Very atmospheric low lighting and stunning views over the bay at night. Our helpful waiter talked us... More 

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Milan, Italy
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78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Stunning view from the terrace, excellent food quality, great staff and unbeatable value for money. We had a fantastic dinner, highly recommended!

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Aarhus, Denmark
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349 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing service and stunning views over the harbour. Food average, but very fresh. Delicious tuna dip for the bread. One had a nice tuna, the other a nice chicken.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 26
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Marginal | Frente Praia de Diante, Sal Rei, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Boa Vista  >  Sal Rei
  • Phone Number: +238 991 93 31
Description
Porton de nos Ilha is a sea-food restaurant in a privilege area of Sal Rei, in Front of Praia Diante's Bay, on the 2nd floor (roof top) with an exeptional view over the ocean. We are knew for our special menu (grilled Lobster, shrimp with mandioc and Banana, garoupa rice and many others), for our service and our sunset cocktail (only in season - 5p.m. to 8p.m.). We will be welcome to receive you and give the best of Boa Vista in the time of a meal.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?