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O Buraco

Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
+351 22 200 6717
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Hours
Mediterranean, Portuguese
Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read about this restaurant in our Porto guide book so thought we’d give it a go. It was easy to find and was very busy inside but we got a table. The service was a little slow due to how busy it was but the...More

Thank Mark c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

very nice fish and wine. We loved the almond cake as well. the waiter is very friendly and there were a mix of tourists and local people in the restaurant. It was full in the evening. Maybe book a table beforehand.

Thank Le M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this awesome restaurant tonight, the food was amazing! Very fresh dishes and a lot of food for a very good price. Loved the service as well, would recommend this cute restaurant to everyone.

Thank Mila F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this wonderful restaturant completely by mistake, but what a happy mistake. Wonderful service and food, and not expensive. 100% recommended.

Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything in 'O Buraco' is amazing: the food - typical portuguese home made - is always excellent (I go there for the last 15 years regularly), whatever we choose to eat, the service is marvellous, and the price is a surprise.

Thank HenriqueF1
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Another of the places I highly recommend for trying out Portuguese food for a good quality/price ratio! Tight space, always packed due to some very good dishes!

Thank PedroReis81
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

You’ll be surprised of quality of food-service-price rate. A place to taste a real simple local food. Would realy come again if any chance next time when back to Porto. No “rip off” - if don’t like a starters, can always return to waiter. No...More

Thank ErikasARM
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We went here based on reviews. They went wrong!! Food was very flavourful. Large quantities. The staff were characters that really added to the ambiance. We loved the curried chicken, the fried sardines, rice and beans. Will definitely go back!! Oh! And the prices were...More

1  Thank Jo-Anne W
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I had read about this restaurant in the Lonely Planet Porto handbook and was so glad that I had. It was even better than I had expected. Serving traditional Potugese food and frequented by locals, staff friendly and portions generous. Get there early as it...More

1  Thank Gwyneth W
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The old man is kind but be careful when he gives you the bill,chek it twice and when he return the rest of your money, the young man is honest!

Thank 871MONAM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 6717
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