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O Manel

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Portuguese, European
90 Rua de Fernao Mendes Pinto | Taipa Island, Macau, China
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“chorizo” (4 reviews)
“bacalhau” (4 reviews)
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90 Rua de Fernao Mendes Pinto | Taipa Island, Macau, China
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Reviews (47)
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Went on a Saturday night. . The first thing you notice is the place appears dirty. . The portuguese football scarves on the wall were filthy. . at least wash them once in a while it looked like they had been gathering dust years. ....More

Thank dave b
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with a group and everything we had was delicious. Highly recommend and would much rather eat here than in another dull hotel!

Thank sarah h
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Group of 5 for dinner. Friend recommended O Manel and we were so glad we tried it out! Everything was amazingly cooked. We demolished every dish: - Lemon sauce clams - Salad (forgot which one we ordered but there were cucumbers and tomatoes) - Duck...More

Thank sfansfan
Reviewed 17 December 2016

In last end of semester, my roommate invited me to went this restaurant and have a lunch. I heard that it only accept reservation. I surprised that and we a first time to patronize that. In is a little storefront but romantic and Portuguese style...More

Thank Roy L
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I think I can say that the place in the world with more Portuguese restaurants is Macau (after Portugal itself, of course). Among so many restaurants, there are obviously some that I consider excellent. "O Manel" is just average and it is not a fancy...More

Thank geodonkey
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Never mind the menu, you will eat what the eclectic and opinionated chef/owner has on his chalk board (Portuguese/Chinese) and selects for you! Delicious Portuguese food in a kitschy, old-school setting. 8-10 intimate tables only. Service too is delightfully attentive, with never more than one...More

Thank DJSinHKG
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

I live in Macau (Taipa) part time and am always looking for new places to eat. This restaurant is next to my flat and am disappointed I have not eaten here sooner. The food is outstanding, the service is great and it has a very...More

Thank HudBkk
Reviewed 11 September 2015

O Manuel is a restaurant located on Rua de Fernao Mendes Pinto street and is one of a handful of places you can try traditional Portuguese cuisine in Taipa Village. Unfortunately, from what we have experienced, neither the food nor the service is very good...More

2  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Went to Macao for a day trip with my wife and daughter... decided to give it a try on Manuel's restaurant as we were missing some good Portuguese food - could not get luckier! One of the best "pastel de bacalhau" (bolinho de bacalhau /...More

1  Thank Antonio P. A
Reviewed 21 March 2015

We accidentally stumbled upon this place while walking through Macau on a day trip. PROS -food and the place had a fairly authentic charm -we ordered some sort of rice sea medley and the bean stew. There was barely any seafood in it and the...More

2  Thank nisser84
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Dinner, Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Rua de Fernao Mendes Pinto | Taipa Island, Macau, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Macau
  • Phone Number: 853-28827571,853-28825811
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