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La Ricotta

#48 of 1,427 Restaurants in Porto
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Rua Passos Manuel, 18, Porto 4000-381, Portugal
+351 22 202 3300
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Today
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
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Sag Harbor, Ny
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238 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were welcomed and we stayed late and the staff could not have been kinder. The welcoming glass of light white port was very nice. ....good bread and olive oil, however I found the black squid ink pasta with seafood to have almost no flavor...a little very fresh parsley, too little of everything else. The pasta itself was well made....same... More 

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Staten Island, New York
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the experience at La Ricotta. Great service, nice setting and good food. In particular, octopus and duck risotto were great. Cod entree was the least favorite.

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Thank VacationLover78
London
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We hadn't booked as we were visiting for a short period. I found the restaurant via trip advisor and we weren't disappointed. We got the last table and although it was by the door were very satisfied. The service was good, we heard nearly five languages spoken by the staff. The menu is a brilliant mix of Portuguese and Italian.... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hotel recommended this restaurant to my husband and me. We were very favorably impressed. We enjoyed a reasonably priced Fixed Price menu that included a variety of smallish plates and wines that were all delicious and satisfying. Our fun and fabulous server, Lucia, was almost as enjoyable as our meal. We heartily recommend this warm and friendly restaurant with... More 

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Thank dthompsonarg
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68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have the dinner in rainy day ! We expected less people but the restaurant was full booked ! Luckily we got a good chance ! Tasting the juicy steak and a nice prawn risotto ! Grilled Octopus was one of the best choice!

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Thank cavevinumh
Ojai, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely small resturant just a short walk from the Intercontinental Hotel. They recommended the resturant and I see they have done this before. Not too dressy which is nice when you live from a carry on. It may not be a place for young children as it is quiet but there is a friendly somewhat casual atmosphere. It is a... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small restaurant offered a great varied menu which the attentive staff went to great lengths to explain. One of the best restaurants we have eaten in, cannot praise the standard of service. A good tip is to ensure you book as it is very popular

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Campinas, SP
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I asked the attentive waiter what were the reccommended plates and he told me the octopus was very good. And it was! Delightful. The octupus parts came on top of a genreou cube of spinach with herbs, accompanied by potatoes and small tomatoes. I followed his suggestion for wines. I very strongly reccomend this place for those who want typical... More 

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south wales
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small restaurant not far from Intercontinental hotel where we were staying. Varied menu. Really good food, nice wine and port. Good service. You need to book as very popular.

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Thank billymid
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional service and amazing food ... a success in every way ... simply fantastic. Of the best restaurants I've eaten lately ... Perfect amount and fair price. I'll be back, sure ...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 37
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Passos Manuel, 18, Porto 4000-381, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 202 3300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?