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Restaurante Bufete Fase

#163 of 1,606 Restaurants in Porto
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Rua de Santa Catarina 1147, Porto 4000-456, Portugal
+351 22 205 2118
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“francesinha” (78 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
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Rua de Santa Catarina 1147, Porto 4000-456, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small restaurant doesn't show much from the outside, but they have the best francesinha in Porto !! The staff is really nice and the food is great!!

Thank Worldescapephoto
Reviewed 19 March 2018

If you want a good Francesinha, this is a great place to go.They make nothing but Francesinhas...literally. We asked for a menu and were told, nope, only Francesinhas here! While you could knock it down in some ways, overall it really it fits the bill...More

Thank Erick H
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

It's always hard and controversial to select the best restaurant in Porto to eat Francesinha, one of our tipical and traditional special dishes. But my dedicated and committed field work on more than 30 years allows me to safely ellect Bufete Fase as one of...More

Thank Carlos P
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Having embarked on a quest from West London to Porto via Lisbon to find the 'holy grail' of Francesinhas, I can safely say it was most certainly not found at this establishment. I was recommended to try, and it's billed as serving the best Francesinha...More

1  Thank Dan R
Reviewed 21 January 2018

To be honest, this is the best francesinha I ate in Porto. However, I don't attributed 5 stars just because I was disappointed with frozen potatoes. If they used home-made potatoes it would be everything perfect!

Thank Vincenzo R
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We walked along the shopping street to reach our lunch place target for the day. The place was close to the end of the long street. The shopping stores didn’t continue as far, but we knew where we were going. I was told this would...More

Thank krizan82
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Very local, away from touristic part, small but really nice place to have francesinha there. It might have to queue a bit, but believe me- it really is worth doing that!

Thank Irma S
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This place was recommend by a friend who lived in Porto, he said it was the place to go for the best francesinha. It's the only thing on the menu and it was so good! Sauce was delicious! It fills up very quickly for lunch...More

Thank Graham E
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This place is bizarre but totally worth a visit. There is only one thing on the menu, the Francesinha! It is the strangest sandwich I've ever had. Melted cheese and lots of different meats covered in a sauce that is a lot like tomato soup...More

Thank raggiedoll
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I have no idea who came up with the idea of having a francesinha for lunch.. What a heavy meal! The service in this place was good, nice and friendly. I would go here again, but than to share one!

Thank JWV007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Santa Catarina 1147, Porto 4000-456, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 205 2118
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