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Casa Amarela

Rua de Donaes 16 a, Guimaraes 4800-408, Portugal
+351 253 292 629
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (8 reviews)
“duck rice” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua de Donaes 16 a, Guimaraes 4800-408, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place disappoints! The fish dish I had was a "local speciality" which I'd eaten in numerous other places. Here it was under cooked, tough, full of bones, and slattered in some indescribable creme sauce. In short, it was inedible. Wait staff was tepid. Nobody...More

Thank chumbud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of seven adults who are here on a Friday night. We were seated outside around 8 PM and were one of the few patrons up until we left around 10 PM. The outside eating is on a pleasant plaza. The waitress...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found this restaurant through TripAdvisor and at the end it was as for its reviews. Good food - nothing special but with a good value for money. The staff was very polite and the service was quick. Definitively I would recommend this restaurant if...More

Thank Vincenzo A
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

It was closed at 11:00pm and the kitchen stopped one hour before, than we were seeing the place ending the job with their employees, but de wine was wonderfull and the meal too. Good price with excelent meals!!!

Thank Luis Alberto M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

well placed down the historic centre. Very good food at reasonable price. Friendly staff. We ordered according to waitress recomendations and the food was perfect.

1  Thank lopeix
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places here. Fantastic food. Don't miss out on this one. Bit of a classier establishment. Get the octopus. So delicious.

1  Thank DannArama
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The promises were great! But everything lacks refinement. The food was only average. It's a shame. We were expecting way better food. And the price is just too much for this kind of meal. Definitively not a place to go.

Thank Antonio M
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

A little out-of-the main streets in Guimarães but not as hidden as you will find a very tasty pulp in a familiar ambient. Good cost-benefit choice.

1  Thank Jorge E
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We spent some time looking round Guimaraes, its a lovely old town with small alleyways and cobbled streets. We came across Casa Amarela by chance. we sat outside on a warm September evening, we both had the prawns in a garlic and orange sauce, then...More

1  Thank sally j
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had a lovely meal in this restaurant - delicious food and excellent service. The restaurant is in Guimaraes' historic centre in Rua de Donaes, a lovely little square not far from Largo da Oliveira. The meal was beautifully cooked and presented and was very...More

Thank Dennis G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Donaes 16 a, Guimaraes 4800-408, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Guimaraes
  • Phone Number: +351 253 292 629
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