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Piccolo Mondo

€€ - €€€Italian
Travessa de Arcela 114, Guimaraes 4810-554, Portugal
+351 253 512 550
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
19 Aug 2017
15 Oct 2016
“Quite bad”
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Travessa de Arcela 114, Guimaraes 4810-554, Portugal
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

This restaurant is Italian in the Portuguese conception of being. The owner probably never ate at an Italian restaurant in Italy. Italian food has no secret. Less is more. Quality is king. If you like Italian food, this is not your place to go. If...More

Thank xbnsp
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We hadn't come to this restaurant for a few years, and now I remember why. The overall quality of the ingredients is bad. They served us instant tomato soup, uneatable... We waited for 1.30min for the food. When we inquired the waitress about the wait,...More

Thank Adelino C
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Food quality is good, service takes too long and not very friendly. Ambient is very dark and decoration not Italian for sure. Price / Quality is high, and will not go there again.

Thank Guilherme155
Reviewed 31 August 2014

I had been hearing about this place for ages and how good it was, friends were absolutely in love with it... maybe I just had a bad experience... twice. Food got to me absolutely cold both times, I guess it was sitting there waiting for...More

Thank HelloiseEliot
Reviewed 16 March 2014

One year later, we went to try it again. Kept its quality, definitely, although I would rather have less cream in the Zuppa di Pomodoro (made it a tad too sweet). Main courses were perfect and had no room left for dessert. I would still...More

Thank aish_2013
Reviewed 13 February 2013

Been there twice, the second time going extra (+100 kms distance) to eat there. I especially recommend the Zuppa di Pomodoro and Scaloppinne roma antica, both to die for. Service was good, price represents good value for money.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa de Arcela 114, Guimaraes 4810-554, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Guimaraes
  • Phone Number: +351 253 512 550
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