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Restaurante Capa Negra II

) #178 of 1,479 Restaurants in Porto €€ - €€€ European, Portuguese
Rua do Campo Alegre 191, Porto 4150-177, Portugal
+351 22 607 8380
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“francesinha” (124 reviews)
“carne” (8 reviews)
“patties” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese
€€ - €€€
Rua do Campo Alegre 191, Porto 4150-177, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you do not want to travel into the centre, this restaurant is located across the road from the HF Hotel Ipaema Porto hotel. Offers an extensive menu for a good price

Thank Padraig L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had just arrived in Porto and went for a restaurant near our hotel the HF Fenix Porto, we came accross Capa Negra 2. We were seated almost instantly and service was friendly. We tried 2 dishes : Francesinhas with french fries and pork chops...More

Thank Freddy_on_trips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a typical Portuguese well know all hours restaurant!. I went there yesterday and was shocked to receive a tourist menu with no "Special´s of the Day" clipped to the menu as is the norm. The waiter removed the "Specials of the day" leaving...More

Thank Irene C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at hotel HF Ipanema, Porto. Instead of eating at the hotel, we went across the road to the Capa Negra restaurant. We enjoyed it so much that we there on each of the three evenings we were in Porto. It had a...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have probably never been to a restaurant as busy as this place. The high numbers of people constantly waiting for a table gives you a good indication that this is a very special location. Surprisingly, we were seated within ten minutes. The menu is...More

Thank CheshireDes
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Good restaurant, just across the road from the hotel HF Ipanema Porto. Eat here twice. It's a big restaurant, probably seating around 150 or so people. It was full each time we went in, and there was a fairly rapid turnover with places filled as...More

Thank Iantofullpelt
Reviewed 14 May 2017

As a tourist in Porto, you will inevitably try the Francesinha, a stack of meats between two large pieces of toast, smothered in melted cheese and savory sauce. (French fries and fried egg optional, for extra punishment to your heart.) People will suggest many other...More

Thank forcor
Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you want to eat Francesinha, this is the place to go. Get ready to wait for a table (I did even tough I reserved ahead) and to wait a little bit for the food, but it's worth it.

Thank Marisa C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This house is a synonym of Porto. Food wise it serves everything that's a staple of this city. And its customers are a perfect sample of Porto people - meaning that they are from all corners of life and society. As so we can say...More

Thank Paulo Sérgio P
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Tasty robalo (seabass), good rodovalho (turbot) from the grill and caldo verde. A bit of a problem communicating with the waiter whose english awareness was poor. Earlier reservation strongly recommended because of queues.

Thank Małgorzata S
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Do you have gluten free food?
12 February 2016|
Response from madogvin | Reviewed this property |
From memory the menu was broad enough to find stuff that would be gluten free (fish, prawns, meat etc).....but I think it would be highly unlikely for the franchesina.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Campo Alegre 191, Porto 4150-177, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 607 8380
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