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Frei Papinhas

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Rua Prazeres 31 R/C Esq., Castelo Branco 6000-209, Portugal
+351 272 323 090
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
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20:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

I enjoyed my evening meal at this restaurant where the main course was cooked afresh for me by the owner assisted by his staff. I started the meal with bread and olives, followed by veal served with a lovely sauce, chips and rice accompanied by red wine. I finished the meal with dessert and coffee. I shall return.

1 Thank Lesley Anne B
Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We have chosen the top quality porc meat and a good Alentejo wine. The owner served a variety of porc and veal with soft garlic and cheese based sauces, accompanied by rice, beans and fruit in a special mayonaise. Everything was juicy, still easy to handle with fork and knife. Language on the menu: Portugese and English. The service is... More 

Thank Hans d
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We really enjoyed our visit to Frei Papinhas. The food was soo tasteful and fresh with really good value for money. The atomsphere was also wonderful and the staff were very nice and helpful.

Thank Th0r_B
Lisbon, Portugal
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2013

One of the best restaurants I've ever been. Really good service, excellent food and desserts. We ate "rodizio" and everything was delicious. It's a quiet place and the waiters are really nice. Plus, the food is cooked by the owner of the restaurant and served as long as he cooks, so, we didn't wait too much time to eat. I... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2012

We had the freshest seafood and shellfish at this great restaurant. We ordered a shellfish and rice dish for two that was more than enough for three, overflowing with shrimp, clams, mussels and crab. The service was fantastic and just as we were about to leave our waiter came over with a free glass of porto. Great for tourists on... More 

1 Thank avignonmelimelo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Prazeres 31 R/C Esq., Castelo Branco 6000-209, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Castelo Branco District  >  Castelo Branco
  • Phone Number: +351 272 323 090

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?