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Rua de Monchique, 23/24 | Entre Alfandega Do Porto E Museu Do Vinho Do Porto, Porto, Portugal
+351 22 200 0204
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (36 reviews)
“bacalhau” (19 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Rua de Monchique, 23/24 | Entre Alfandega Do Porto E Museu Do Vinho Do Porto, Porto, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came back to this restaurant twice for a good reason.. their polvo was absolutely amazing and the balcalhau was superb with those potato chips that i can't even begin to describe. Service was friendly on both occasions, and their wine list extensive. Great find away...More

Thank Richie R
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Called to book a table- no answer! Took a taxi in the rain went their in the end, guess what!? The light out, door shut, CLOSED!!! If you are going to close, at least you can do it is update the status to avoid your...More

Thank Ling M
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We ate at Papavinhos last night after stumbling into it 2 nights before. We got there around 7:30 & we didn’t have a reservation but got a table for 2, without any problem. Soon after that, many big crowds were seated upstairs, but many were...More

Thank Karla T
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I am from Porto and I’ve been at Papavinhos a number of times over the years. It never disappoints! The food is homey and delicious and the service is a bit slow but very friendly. Besides, this place is worth a visit just for its...More

Thank Paulo P
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We were in Porto for two nights visiting while staying in Esposende. I didn't really mind the location away from the river and it was a nice stroll for us. We came on a night when the restaurant was not very busy. We walked in...More

1  Thank luvnsx
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We dined there based on a Yelp review and it was spot on. We were fortunate to walk in at 7:30 without reservations and get seated because every table was spoken for. Food: Clams in sauce of garlic and olive oil!! Shrimp in sauce of...More

Thank franthecat2013
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Worth the trip along the Duoro to visit this true gem. Reasonable prices and authenticity. Want to feel like a local? Come here. Small and cozy.

Thank debbiesV5758PN
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Quite close to the tram museum, on the tram line where the main road loops out over the river. On two floors, only saw ground floor which had 16 covers. The owner, and only waiter, was jovial and helpful. We had starters and a huge...More

Thank Shelling_Peas
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We were here last night for dinner without a reservation and it is good honest seafood as described previously. we had a fun and energetic waiter and he provided us with wine info on Portuguese wine (which we had no idea about) and a fabulous...More

Thank Sylvia T
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

The restaurant staff was very helpful and friendly. I ordered seafood rice which was only for two people serving. The staff was nice to suggest one portion having in the restaurant and the remaining would help me to pack it home so that nothing would...More

Thank miss_meow_cat_green
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25 November 2016|
Response from Kevin S | Reviewed this property |
Excellent choice for lunch in Porto! I'd recommend phoning them to make a reservation (+351 22 200 0204) and ask for a table by the windows upstairs (lovely view of the river). Papavinhos is about 30 minutes gentle stroll... More
25 November 2016|
Response from 009Mrs_S | Reviewed this property |
i did see 2 big tables so im sure they can accommodate but id strongly recommend that you contact the restaurant directly to book
Ronald R
10 May 2015|
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Response from ColoradoCoach | Reviewed this property |
The dress code was casual, they were locals just out for dinner. I 'm sure you can order gluten free, meat and vegetables. Get a card translated in Portuguese to explain your needs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Monchique, 23/24 | Entre Alfandega Do Porto E Museu Do Vinho Do Porto, Porto, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 0204
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