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Restaurante Pedro dos Leitoes

Rua Alvaro Pedro n0 1, Mealhada 3050-382, Portugal
+351 231 209 950
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (27 reviews)
“pork” (11 reviews)
“potato chips” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Steakhouse, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Alvaro Pedro n0 1, Mealhada 3050-382, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped at another top recommended restaurant and was told 45 min wait so we stopped to ask directions for Pedro dos Leitoes and turns out we asked an employee of the restaurant. There was a waiting list but we walked in right when a waiter...More

Thank mikecasagrande
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a great place to eat the tradicional dish from Portugal - Leitão a pururuca. Huge place but be prepared to take the line and wait half a hour to eat.

Thank Ana Cecília A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We lunched at this Restaurant on the way from Porto to Lisbon on recommendation from friends. Very pleasantly surprised at its popularity and we had to wait over half hour for a table, but well worth the wait. The food is basically one dish which...More

Thank Armando d
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Worth the ride to Mealhada, Portugal, a little out of the way from a ride from Porto to Lisbon. The suckling pig capital of Portugal . Every restaurant in this small town specializes in this version of Portuguese suckling pig. Delicious! Would like to stay...More

Thank matone820
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My friends and I decided to make a food destination of Pedro dos Leitoes on our drive from Madrid to Lisbon and we weren't disappointed in going out of our way for this place. This local version of suckling pig exceeded our expectations and I've...More

Thank ruzi15
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Whenever we are in the area, Pedro dos Leitões is our first choice for the traditional "leitão à bairrada" (Portuguese style roast pork). The food is excellent and the staff is very friendly and welcoming!! This time we were with some friends and they loved...More

Thank Michela M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing suckling pig. My husband really enjoyed the olive starters while my favorite was the mixed salad. You owe it to yourself to visit this restaurant and order the roasted piglet.

Thank ReviewsByLu
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

It was perfect in every way! From the bread in the beginning, to the delicious roast piglet and the amazing sparkling wine. Everyone was really friendly and the restaurant was very inviting. Amazing lunch. I recommend 100%!

Thank Maria Joao M
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Very traditional, high quality menu featuring classic suckling pig. Really wonderful. High quality. Great service.

Thank paulpeach
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The restaurant has a great location. The service and the food is delicious, #1 quality. The best piglet I have ever had. Big parking lot, huge restaurant. Peopple from 100 km come here to eat. I strongly recommend.

Thank Holdfeny
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dom d
26 February 2015|
Response from Pedro C | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
rua Álvaro pedro nº1, sernadelo 3050-382 Mealhada
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Valet Parking, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Alvaro Pedro n0 1, Mealhada 3050-382, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Aveiro District  >  Mealhada
  • Phone Number: +351 231 209 950
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