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Escondidinho

Rua Passos Manuel N0 142 | Junto ao coliseu do Porto, Porto 4000-382, Portugal
+351 22 200 1079
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (11 reviews)
“almond cake” (3 reviews)
“bacalao” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Rua Passos Manuel N0 142 | Junto ao coliseu do Porto, Porto 4000-382, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a nice Portuguese restaurant with good food and a very pleasant and traditional atmosphere. However, what we found somewhat disappointing or disturbing, to say the least, was the service. When we got in around 7:30pm there were not too many guests. The first...More

Thank Horst V
Reviewed 1 week ago

A gentleman at our hotel suggested this place and we made sure to thank him profusely after we dined there. This is an old-fashioned upscale restaurant with very traditional beautifully-prepared meals and a wait staff that is the best we encountered in Portugal. The food...More

Thank writer48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lovely fresh fish for lunch. Starter was so big, almost could not make desert - but a lovely meal with good wine list.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our party of six called in here for dinner, the place was busy which is usually a good sign, and we were found a table of six in a side room. We were immediately invited to try the local aperitif which subsequently we were charged...More

Thank Tricky49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is very much aimed at the tourist market, in fact I think the only Portuguese there were the staff. Prices are accordingly inflated but having said that, the venue is lovely, service good and the food very nice with generous serves. It was...More

Thank Perthcott
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very typical and so the atmosphere. It gives an appearance of sofistication but at the end it is simpler than it looks. Food is very good, we had the regional cheese board which was great and enough for 2 and a fish...More

Thank AnnaRog
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Good food, good atmosphere, good service! Few Spanish people, no children, most couples, a quiet and nice place! Totally recommended!

Thank Blacky1974
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Mindblowing octopus and very Good steak. Nice atmosphere, because of the fireplace, where we were lucky to be seated. Very polite and friendly service. Also big portion and decent prices. If I come back some day to Porto I will visit them again.

Thank Asia S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to this place by our hotel. The restaurant wasn't too busy except for one table of very noisy diners. We were ignored most of the evening, it took an hour to be served a bowl of unseasoned soup then after some time...More

Thank HighlandBob
Escondidinho, Proprietário at Escondidinho, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thanks for the comment left on your experience here at "Escondidinho". We regret that we have not provided you with the best of experiences, after all that is our daily goal, and we are sure that everything has been done in this direction. As he...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Took the recommendation of the hotel and went to this restaurant for dinner. Love the decoration of the restaurant and waiters and waitresses are all very friendly. I ordered pan grilled sole with butter sauce, potatoes and vegetables on the side. Unfortunately, the fish is...More

1  Thank angieyca
Escondidinho, Proprietário at Escondidinho, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thank you very much for your commentary about your experience here at "Escondidinho". We were somewhat disappointed that we were unable to provide them with a better experience because that is our number one objective. We are aware that every day we can improve, but...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 56
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Passos Manuel N0 142 | Junto ao coliseu do Porto, Porto 4000-382, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 1079
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