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“Great food, but booking essential.”

Restaurante S. Luis
Ranked #31 of 288 Restaurants in Evora
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This restaurant wasv recommended by the desk in Moov hotel, which is only about a hundred yards away. We liked it so much, we returned the next night!
I thought the food was very good, the house wine excellent and the service acceptable, although it is almost always crowded.I tried the Loin of Beef with coffee sauce, which I thought was delicious.My wife had Bacalhau one night, which was delicious but very filling, and the Salmon the next night, which she loved.One warning: don't both order he mushrooms for starters - the portions are enormous!
Be sure to book in advance - even then, you may have to wait a few minutes, but it's worth it!

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived for lunch and the server (owner??) Wasn't pleased to see us. We were 9 and he said there was no place despite having two free large round tables. We said it was on to be placed in two separate tables as they were continuous so no big harm.
He then said it would take a bit of time. Always with his unfriendly look.
We left.

Thank Fernando F
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived here around 9 pm one night and had to wait rather a long time to get a table. The restaurant was full.
The interior is quite nice and staff is friendly.
We found the food to be of very good quality (though a bit salty) and reasonably priced.
Would go again!

Thank ndvr2
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

We just walked in from the street on a mid week day in September 2016 without a booking. We believe booking is essential on the weekends.
We had Pork and Beef dishes which were cooked to our liking and the recommended wine was excellent.
This restaurant is a little out of the way but well worth the visit.

Thank GregB943
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Our hotel recommended this restaurant for typical Portuguese food. It certainly didn't disappoint. We arrived around 7 pm without a reservation and were seated immediately. There was an English version of the menu and the waiters and waitresses communicated well. We had the grilled lamb chops and a steak with garlic sauce, both were delicious. With soft drinks, chips, olives and bread, the bill came to around 25 euros! Bargain for such a tasty meal! I would highly recommend this establishment for visitors to Evora.

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