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Solar Moinho de Vento

) #143 of 1,514 Restaurants in Porto ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Rua Sa Noronha 81 | 4050-527, Porto 4050-527, Portugal
+351 22 205 1158
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chorizo” (9 reviews)
“rice” (15 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Rua Sa Noronha 81 | 4050-527, Porto 4050-527, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is run by a family The food is very tasty and traditional We enjoyed everything!!! Go You will not be disappointed You will notice that a lot of locals eat there For us that means tasty and reasonably priced

Thank Nonie20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a late dinner midweek and it was our first time in Porto & eating Portugese food. We specifically wanted the octopus rice which was so popular it was sold out by lunchtime. We ended up having the pork steak and the fried...More

Thank ttan20152015
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for choosing us to have dinner, we hope you can visit us anytime soon! Kind Regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very nice lunch here. Go early because it's very busy. Local dishes and local wine make it a very nice place in the center of Porto. Very enjoyable atmosphere and good service. When back in Porto, we'll come back for lunch!

Thank kenk10
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kenk, Thank you very much for your visit and review! Do come back soon, Kind Regards,

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the two types of codfish, sardines, batata frites and the cheese plate which was excellent. Service was wonderful.

Thank traveljunkie042
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your visit, very glad you loved the service and food, Hope you can come back soon and visit us again, Kind Regards,

Reviewed 13 July 2017

We visited this place based on a local's recommendation to try the cod cakes and they were simply amazing! We actually didn't order many things but nevertheless our waitress was super friendly and helpful, we set outside were price are a bit higher but there...More

Thank Creynosop
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Creynosop, Thank you very much for your visit, hope you can comeback to try other specialties! Kind Regards,

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This is a well run restaurant with friendly helpful staff. It serves primarily Portuguese dishes. The dish we had was quite rustic in terms of presentation, but was very tasty. The pre-meal olives were delicious (some of the best we had in Porto). Price wise...More

Thank HughandAnne
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Dear Hugh, Thank you very much for your visit we wish you can visit us anytime soon! Kind Regards,

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing meal here. Orders taken and then clearly forgotten as taken again 20 mins later, food was not good and not as ordered. Charged separately for the bread, the olives and the tiny bowl of olive oil at almost 2 euro each- 6 euro...More

Thank Aoife W
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Dear Aoife, I am sorry that your experience with us didn't went as planned, you were served by one of our new younger and still inexperienced Waitress, that is why she probably forgot your order, and I am very sorry for that. Regarding the price...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017

The soup as well as the main dish, which was served while we just started eating the soup, was not warm anymore. While one of the soups was nice, the other was tasteless. The Octopus might have been ok if it would have been warm,...More

Thank davidwe667
PMonteiro, Proprietário at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear David, First of all thank you very much for choosing us to have your meal! Did you exposed those things to one of our employees? They have instructions to resolve all those questions, perhaps it gos lost in translation... Please drop me an email...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Fantastic restaurant with excellent food and wine - definitely worth a visit when in Porto. Lovely, friendly staff who really looked after us. The authentic Portuguese food and welcoming atmosphere made for a relaxing and enjoyable meal. 90€ for five people, including wine and dessert...More

1  Thank JohnR42
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Dear John, Thnak you very much, hope you can visit us anytime soon! Kind Regards,

Reviewed 2 June 2017

As per others, we stumbled on this restaurant while wandering through the neighborhood looking at menus. Although they were pretty full and we had no reservation, they placed us at a table for two on the upper level. The pork with chorizo and rice was...More

Thank Robert G
PMonteiro, Owner at Solar Moinho de Vento, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Dear Robert, Thank you very much for your visit, hope you can comeback soon! Kind Regards,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sa Noronha 81 | 4050-527, Porto 4050-527, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 205 1158
  • E-mail
Description
A select choise of quality products served by our helpful staff, enable you to appreciate a large variety of regional gastronomy such as our unmatchable dishes of daily fresh fish and meats, including the world famous Tripas à Moda do Porto, the exquisite Arroz de Cabidela and the delicious Pataniscas de Bacalhau.One of the most respected Restaurants in Downtown Porto, here you can taste Portuguese Specialties that have put Portuguese Food on the Map. The place is gorgeous and cosy,food is typical and delicious and it's the place where in the Sixties once echoed the voice of the Fado Diva, Amália Rodrigues.
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