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Postigo do Carvao

Rua Fonte Taurina 34, Porto 4050-269, Portugal
+351 22 200 4539
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood stew” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rua Fonte Taurina 34, Porto 4050-269, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

we where visiting porto with friends and they invited me for diner om my birthday.the atmosphere is great,the food superb and the service gentle and fast.

1  Thank Roberto C
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had the steak with white port sauce - the sauce looks "nothing special", it's just a tiny bowl of what looks like salad dressing (it's made with white port) and it's on the plate next to the salad, so at first, I ate my...More

1  Thank Damaris_Sa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The chefs/cooks truly respect the local fresh produce. The staff are extremally helpful and polite. I have been there on my first day and had fish stew-worth recommending! Today I came again and ordered cod cooked the local way- one should try this one accompanied...More

Thank anastazja f
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant, it was very busy and we had to wait a while for a table but they gave us a complimentary glass of port while we waited which was lovey. Typical Portuguese food, but staff are great and lovely ambience to the place would...More

1  Thank waite0707
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I took a few days in Porto to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Postigo do Carvao was recommended to us by our Airbnb hostess. We took a trip down to the beautiful seafront and easily found Postigo do Carvao one street in from...More

1  Thank Donal D
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Visited this restaurant with a group . Upon arriving at the restaurant we were immediately taken with the interior , which takes you back centuries. The aroma in the air certainly gave me hunger pains. We started our meal with a cloth bag filled with...More

Thank James V
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Despite all of the positive reviews, we did not enjoy our experience here. We ordered cod which was chewy and flavorless. There were so many bones in it that it was almost impossible to eat. What surprised me was that they put appetizers on each...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Went in by chance , not having read any reviews beforehand. Staff very attentive and friendly. We both had steak which was delicious and tender. Wine good value and drinkable. Dessert was an almond and squash cake which was lovely. We could see the women...More

1  Thank Alan-Robinson M
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We were in Porto for a long weekend and passed Postigo do Carvao on Saturday afternoon, we returned on Saturday night but had no reservation and the restaurant was fully booked. We went back on Sunday lunchtime to book a table for dinner that evening....More

Thank David_r1954
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We found the restaurant by accident and had a delicious lunch with excellently prepared fish and vegetables and great service from our very nice and service-minded waiter, Ricardo. He paid us very good attention, whenever needed, but still in a friendly and pleasant manner and...More

1  Thank Lis K
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30 August 2015|
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Response from mluv2travel | Reviewed this property |
I will always make a reservation whenever I can in general, especially when travelling with kids. I think it's always easier to cancel or modify than try to get in. The restaurant is pretty big and they open late. I think... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Fonte Taurina 34, Porto 4050-269, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 4539
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