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O Cortico

N0 45 Rua Augusto Hilario, Viseu 3500-089, Portugal
+351 232 416 127
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“veal” (4 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
N0 45 Rua Augusto Hilario, Viseu 3500-089, Portugal
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Well this os one more verry good restaurant in Viseu. Traditional food at its best. Try the deserts also, unique like from grandmother. Good service, and products.

Thank afpcarlospires
Reviewed 30 May 2016

A smallish, charming space, close to the center of town. At dinner, we shared an order of rice with duck and vegetables - really delicious. Dessert was a lemon tart with strawberry jam. All was accompanied by a delicious local wine. What made the evening...More

Thank DandC02482
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

This place never fails and I always visit it whenever I'm in town. It's quaint and very welcoming inside, the staff are attentive without being intrusive and the food is absolutely fantastic. I am yet to be disappointed and long may that continue! Lastly the...More

Thank pjmartins007
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Cortiço is one of those places everyone recommends in Viseu. My girlfriend and I visited on a busy night, but managed to get a table easily. The waiters immediately brought in cheese and smoked ham, which we accepted, and a frying pan with chorizo and...More

Thank espm252
Reviewed 9 November 2015

My girlfriend took me to this famous, old restaurant in Viseu and I loved it!! The welcome is very friendly and the staff are very helpful and keen to see you enjoying your food. To start with you have some beautiful Black Pudding and Chouriço...More

Thank 70COWANG
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We came back to this restaurant after many years ... It looks a bit different, but the food is still very good, although a bit more expensive than other restaurants around. The only negative part was the dessert - the rice pudding was old and...More

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Stayed in Viseu two nights at the Pousada, and thought we would eat out. We came across this totally unpretentious little restaurant in the centre of town, and looking at the menu outside, with a waiter standing by, expecting to be encouraged to go in,...More

1  Thank fenerbahce2011
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Got to Viseu for a short business trip. Wanted a restaurant with local food and tradition. Cortiço was recommended and I am really happy to follow this recommendation. Food is well done, tender and tasty. Portions are generous, and can easily satisfy two. Restaurant's wine...More

Thank ILikeThisOne
Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Not the very best food compared for the price, and a bit elitist for my taste. Distant and cold people and by the end you will notice that was a bit over pricey.. I don't recommend.

Thank Guilherme M
Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

We went to this restaurant as an advice from a local friend and were already excepting a good quality. However the service was quite good even if we already ordered at 1530 (30min waiting time) a dish that had to be cooked on the fly......More

Thank JohnnyTbravo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
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12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N0 45 Rua Augusto Hilario, Viseu 3500-089, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viseu District  >  Viseu
  • Phone Number: +351 232 416 127
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