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Popular da Foz

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Rua Senhora da Luz 150 | Foz do Douro, Porto 4150-693, Portugal
+351 22 618 1741
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11:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 19:30 - 22:00
Sun - Fri 11:30 - 15:30
Wed - Fri 19:30 - 22:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Delicious food and charming waiter/owner. Made us welcome, made us giggle! And the chap seemed fluent in several languages, he explained the menu to us (UK) and to a French couple and also to another table in a different language again. What a dude! Will return when next in Porto.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this place whilst visiting Foz and was delighted we ate there. First up, the staff were really, really friendly and explained everything on the menu. The wine was exceptional! The food was equally as good. We sat out under an umbrella with the sun shining down, soaking up the ambience. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal here and will... More 

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David d, Gerente at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words, we were glad to have served you. We hope to have a new opportunity, in a next visit to Porto. greetings David More 

Bruges, Belgium
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103 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grilled fish was amazing but the fish balls were not at the same level. The service was nice and gentle (always in portugal)

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Thank bruvan
David d, Gerente at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thank you, "bruvan" for your words. We hope to welcome you again on your next visit to Porto. David More 

Totnes
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place very friendly without being too attentive the food was so good even my wife who is extremely fussy enjoyed it

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Popular d, Gerente at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thank you so much, "BertieTotnes," for your words. We hope to continue serving you until your next visit to Porto. See you soon David More 

London
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The octopus was literary to die for. Simply cooked with veggies but so tasty that it made you cry and smile at every bite. The service was so lovely and friendly. We loved it. I would recommend this place without any hesitation.

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POPULARdaFOZ, Proprietário at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thank you "alecaber" for your kind words. We hope to see you again soon to have the opportunity to taste other traditional dishes. All the best David More 

Lagos, Portugal
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, good value & lovely atmosphere. The owners are friendly & helpful. Had dourada & bacalhau which was cooked and presented well. Até próxima

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Thank Kiddoinportuga
POPULARdaFOZ, Proprietário at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thank you Kiddo! Much sympathy from you, we hope to have you on your next visit to Porto. Come back always! See you soon. David More 

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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

If you want a friendly environment to taste Portuguese food and test great port, just stop by this restaurant. We had a great evening. We had a fantastic experience tasting different port well latch with our food thank to the expertise of the owner of the restaurant Mr&Mme Stéphan EdlG Belgium

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POPULARdaFOZ, Proprietário at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thank you Stéphan! Much sympathy from you, we hope to have you on your next visit to Porto. Come back always! See you soon. David More 

welshy in England
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Not the poshest or modernest of places but the place has an old fashioned charm of its own. The menu has something to please everyone and the food is nicely cooked and very reasonably priced. The friendly owner usually gives you a little shot of extremely good port before you leave.

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

This place is nice, the people are really lovely. The owner speaks both French and Portuguese(didn't speak English so not sure about it), not that much food choices but what they do they do it great. I could go there again.

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1 Thank luis r
POPULARdaFOZ, Gerente at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words, we hope to have been at the height of your expectations. We hope to see them soon. All the best David More 

UK
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This restaurant is a few minutes walk from the Boa Vista Hotel in the Foz area of Porto. The incredibly friendly owner is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about wine, and can recommend a wine to accompany each course of your meal. Mainly seafood is served though there are some meat dishes too. The cod in onion sauce is excellent. Recommended!

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POPULARdaFOZ, Gerente at Popular da Foz, responded to this review

Thanks "rudyardkipper" for the kind words, we hope to have been at the height of your expectations. We hope to see you soon. All the best David More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 16
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Senhora da Luz 150 | Foz do Douro, Porto 4150-693, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 618 1741
Description
Traditional Portuguese cuisine with Mediterranean nature, the flavors and aromas of Portugal.

Combined with the good wines, all Portuguese, from different regions, with particular prevalence for Douro wines.

Always homemade desserts and Porto's many to follow, just choose between Tawny, Ruby, White, Late Bottled Vintage, 10 / 20 years ... Of various choices, Ferreira, Graham's, Vila Real, Krohn, Quinta Nova, Quinta do Noval, Real Companhia Velha, Blackett etc.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?