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“Delicious food with enthousiastic service”
Review of La Tour Genoise

La Tour Genoise
Ranked #7 of 24 Restaurants in Porto
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 25 - US$ 34
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We had a very pleasant diner the first time and decided to go back for another meal without regret! The fish soup was delicious and so was the main corse, feuillitė de dorade. The waitress Sabine was very chearfull and enthousiastic. We had a great time!!! A pity that we are leaving tomorrow.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Went there after a day on the boat. Very friendly staff. We asked to be moved as someone near us was smoking and they were very accommodating
Can highly recommend

Thank Annette1994
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Obviously, the lunch in this restaurant is included in the package for bus day-trips, as there was a large and very noisy group of tourists on the terrace. We managed to find place on the other side, which was also crowded. The place looked really popular.
The service was not particularly enthusiastic or friendly. I had an impression, that for the staff it is just a tedious and routine work. This would have been forgotten, if the food would have been at least slightly above the average. Alas, the cesar salad was dry and tasteless, whereas the salade du berger had too much vinegar in it. The dishes were not completely ruined, but, for sure, no delight from the food...

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Thank elena076
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

We were a little apprehensive about the restaurant reviews in Porto, many go back to 2015, and seemed to have a theme of "hit and miss" in Porto restaurants.

We spent some time as we walked the streets carefully looking options.

Liked the look of this restaurant, and decided to give it a try.

We were delighted with our meal, you must go for the local fish (Sea Bream or Bass).
The fresh fish combined with local wine was most enjoyable.

The service and attention we received from the staff was very good.

The restaurant filled rather quickly after we arrived around 7.15pm.

As they say, when you find a good restaurant in a place like Porto, you'll probably go back again !! We are thinking that !

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Thank Peter L
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Francesca-marie_2a, Propriétaire at La Tour Genoise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2016

Hello,

thank you very much for this comment! we are happy to have met you.

cordially

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

My wife and I had lunch at this restuarant yesterday. We had fish after talking to a couple sitting at the table next to us. The woman had just finished her fish and spoke English well enough to convince us the fish was good. Thanks to her we also enjoyed ours.

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Thank Al H
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Francesca-marie_2a, Propriétaire at La Tour Genoise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Hello

Thank you for your nice comment

Cordially

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