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O Restaurante da Alzira

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Viela do Buraco, 3 | Cais da Ribeira 46-47, Porto 4050-132, Portugal
+351 22 200 5004
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Chicago, Illinois
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is one of the best places to eat authentic Portuguese food in O Porto. The bacalhau is outstanding, service is great, food in unforgettable. I really recommend Alzira's restaurant if you want to explore Portuguese food.

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Thank ChicagoanWTraveler
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This little place is by the river in Porto and it was delightful! We started with cod cakes, olive pate and charred chorizo which was delectable! The chorizo was flamed grilled in grappa at the table and it was outstanding! Main course was monkfish and scampi in rice ( it was basically a risotto but not called that on the... More 

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Thank Penny W
London
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154 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We had some lovely fish at this restaurant, and the lady who served us (not called Alzira) was very friendly. It's not light food, in fact I had a bit trouble digesting it, but it was worth trying it.

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Thank DoctorDebs
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

My friends and I were in Porto for a long weekend celebrating my 50th birthday and we had been given a recommendation for this restaurant by a colleague who came from near Porto. It did not disappoint, we were given a table inside (it was quite cool outside) and it felt like we had our own private dining area. The... More 

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Thank Jan C
Budapest, Hungary
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Salad of my life! Fantastic food with beautiful view on Ponte Louis I. and Riberia river. I totally recommend this place!

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Thank Jujacska
Porto, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I went here with reservations for a large party wanting to sit outside, where there is an amazing view of the river. We arrived and had a table set for us with the great view we wanted. The service was perfect and food was amazing! I was in Portugal for 9 nights and this by far was the best experience... More 

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Thank timurerk
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69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

For some unknown reason the tables at this restaurant were still empty while the other terraces were filled with tourists. ALzira doesn't offer pizzas, pastas and hamburgers but a very good choice of fish and meat dishes. We had a very good gazpacho and beef in a magnificent Port sauce. Friendly service as well!

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Thank Arne B
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

The only restaurant that is not a "tourist trap"!! So, be aware that also the service is real, directe and sincere. A place to visit. Real food, real people (you'll not find ketchup there.... If that's you want go to de McDonalds close by)

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Thank Sergio S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We were walking along the water front and stopped at this local humble restaurant with the greatest service. Very friendly staff who made the experience of port tasting wonderful!! Totally recommend it!

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Thank bigklan
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

I popped in here for some lunch because the menu looked a bit different to the usual tourist fare on offer along the banks of the river. The waitress explained that the owner was Moroccan (I think), so I tried the couscous salad, which was very tasty. A large glass of vinho verde set me up for an afternoon of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Portuguese, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viela do Buraco, 3 | Cais da Ribeira 46-47, Porto 4050-132, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 5004

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?