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Avenida Diogo Leite 64, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 22 375 6959
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12:00 - 23:00
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Thu - Tue 12:00 - 23:00
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Annandale VA
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small, but very inexpensive and a great value. The francesinha sandwich is not only a great value, it's really delicious - something to try if you've never had one before. I ordered it because I always order what I've never seen before - you won't be disappointed.

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La Rochelle, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Had a nice 3-course evening meal + drinks & coffee, all for 14€! Nice friendly staff, pavement terrace with nice view of the river & the Cais de Ribeira across. Only drawback is traffic driving past but no big deal. So much better value for money than all the eating places across the river.

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Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had lunch at this restaurant last week and chose the tourist menu meal. This consisted of a starter, main course, sweet and a bottle of wine. Everything was very tasty and all for 14 euros. The staff were friendly,efficient and all spoke good English. There was a guy playing his guitar on the pavement outside which made for a... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We (6) were in a bit of a hurry to visit some port wine cellar, so we wanted a fast solution for lunch and the location in front of the river was really convenient. However, although it was nearly empty inside, and only half full in the terrace it took long to get served and food was half-ways satisfactory. Tuna... More 

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Thank edm209
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

These people made up for our day that started with a lot of misfortune. The tourist- and the sardinemenu were better than we ever had. Really good food, very worth while crossing the bridge (if that wasn't for the view already). The staff is very polite, friendly and their English is good so we had a great time.

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Thank Rolannelie
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had lunch in this restaurant guided by the wonderfull views nearby. Family lunch we found a "short menu" with little options for the Portuguese very rich quality of food. The chicken we choose for the kids was poor and also deserts. The service was not good waiting long time in a 40% capacity restaurant. service not professional

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We stopped in this restaurant without checking any reviews and had a really nice dinner. My husband and I ordered Sardinia menu and Porto wine menu (with salmon) and had no space left for deserts after this. Actually, the shrimps in Porto souse they served as a part of Wine port menu, was the best I had in Portugal. Salmon... More 

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Enumclaw, Washington
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here. The food was good, I had the tripe stew and my husband had the grilled cod, both were very good.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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403 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Located right on the Duoro River in the Gaia section of Porto, Beiro Rio is a great little restaurant. Good selection of local and traditional food, plus simple stuff for the kids. You can't beat the view either. Caiphrinias were very tasty too. We also had a local white wine Sangria which was very good and you can eat the... More 

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Richmond, British Columbia
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103 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Really, there's not much to say except that the grilled sardines and the clams were delicious. We had pimientos de padron to start and finished with fresh mango and the local specialty cake (almonds and pumpkin). An excellent meal for about 43€ for 2...including wine!

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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
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 18
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Diogo Leite 64, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 375 6959

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