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Restaurante Capa Negra II

Rua do Campo Alegre 191, Porto 4150-177, Portugal
+351 22 607 8380
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“francesinha” (125 reviews)
“carne” (8 reviews)
“patties” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua do Campo Alegre 191, Porto 4150-177, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Know the place for decades. It is a pity to see the negative evolution of what used to be a reference as a Snack bar, with its famous "francesinhas" known as the best in Porto turned into an "assembly line" with very poor service, staff...More

Thank Jorge d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a francesinha dish - know quite well how it should be prepared - and it was at the upper level in terms of quality and taste. A place to go for this dish. The staff is fast to deliver. Nothing specially bad on this...More

Thank Carlos B
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the HF Iponema hotel and this restaurant was just across the road. We had a glass of wine the night before and we where surprised how reasonably priced it was. The food looked great so we booked for the next night we...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

If you do not want to travel into the centre, this restaurant is located across the road from the HF Hotel Ipaema Porto hotel. Offers an extensive menu for a good price

Thank Padraig L
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had just arrived in Porto and went for a restaurant near our hotel the HF Fenix Porto, we came accross Capa Negra 2. We were seated almost instantly and service was friendly. We tried 2 dishes : Francesinhas with french fries and pork chops...More

Thank Freddy_on_trips
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is a typical Portuguese well know all hours restaurant!. I went there yesterday and was shocked to receive a tourist menu with no "Special´s of the Day" clipped to the menu as is the norm. The waiter removed the "Specials of the day" leaving...More

Thank Irene C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We were staying at hotel HF Ipanema, Porto. Instead of eating at the hotel, we went across the road to the Capa Negra restaurant. We enjoyed it so much that we there on each of the three evenings we were in Porto. It had a...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have probably never been to a restaurant as busy as this place. The high numbers of people constantly waiting for a table gives you a good indication that this is a very special location. Surprisingly, we were seated within ten minutes. The menu is...More

Thank CheshireDes
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Good restaurant, just across the road from the hotel HF Ipanema Porto. Eat here twice. It's a big restaurant, probably seating around 150 or so people. It was full each time we went in, and there was a fairly rapid turnover with places filled as...More

Thank Iantofullpelt
Reviewed 14 May 2017

As a tourist in Porto, you will inevitably try the Francesinha, a stack of meats between two large pieces of toast, smothered in melted cheese and savory sauce. (French fries and fried egg optional, for extra punishment to your heart.) People will suggest many other...More

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13 February 2016|
Response from madogvin | Reviewed this property |
From memory the menu was broad enough to find stuff that would be gluten free (fish, prawns, meat etc).....but I think it would be highly unlikely for the franchesina.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Campo Alegre 191, Porto 4150-177, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 607 8380
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