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Rua Madeira 236, Porto 4000-330, Portugal
+351 22 205 7435
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Arcadia, California
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Beautiful interior and better priced than Cafe Majestic where we paid a lot more for coffee and a sweet.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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43 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

As I read the reviews about this place I had high expectations; however, I walked in and, aside from the places rich history, it looks just like another local cafeteria; I didn't try the coffee, just some of the food that was shown on the counter and thought it was average; if you happen to be in the area walking... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

Portimao. Cafe Brasil old town; local down to earth. Examples: sandwich from €2.5 toasted €3.5; fresh chicken not meat pack, tuna, choritzo; includes salad with lettuce, tomato and egg. Range of meals: fresh fish by weight, salads etc tea €1.25 per person; tea pot and milk jug; 5 cups quota. Coffee €2. Service time <20 min.

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Bucharest
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2014

In a beautiful, art-nouveau building which served for brasillian coffee business it is a pretty cafeteria where you can relax and enjoy good coffee,sweets and music.

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Porto, Portugal
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2013

The meal was great, excellente and very nice chef. Very nice food, and a great environment, the stuff was very nice, and the food / tapas that we eat were great, Oporto Chitterlings , tipical food of Oporto City.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 16
Cuisine
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Madeira 236, Porto 4000-330, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 205 7435
Description
Visit the oldest cafe in Oporto city, open since 1859.In the XIX century, it was known for its black coffee and private game tables.Today it is known for its delicious portuguese traditional food prepared by the chef - Mrs. Fernanda Teixeira - an unique character.Here are some of Mrs. Fernanda's specialties:* Oporto Chitterlings ("Tripas à Moda do Porto")* Grilled Cod ("Bacalhau na Brasa")* Cod Mass ("Massa de Bacalhau")* Francesinha Steak ("Bife à Francesinha")If you come to Oporto, you must visit us at lunch time to delight yourselfs.You can forget our name, but you will never forget our food!!!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?