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O Paparico

Rua de Costa Cabral 2343, Porto 4200 232, Portugal
+351 22 540 0548
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (84 reviews)
“terrine” (10 reviews)
“tasting menu” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
Rua de Costa Cabral 2343, Porto 4200 232, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's worth flagging upfront that our dinner cost €280 for 2 for 2 courses and 1.5 bottles of wine! BUT the food was amazing and it wasn't 2 courses. We started with a mouthful of delicious lettuce soup followed by 4 'snacks' of astonishingly good...More

Thank Lazzagear
PatriciaC_Martins, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your confidence in our place and for sharing your experience with us, it was a pleasure to have you in our home. It is with great pleasure that I share your words with the team of O Paparico. In fact, we like to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our recent visit to this understated restaurant was such a surprise! Situated in the University district, no tourist traffic here! Every course was presented in delightful manner, the desserts were beyond good. Pricey but worth it.More

Thank lekhas2014
PatriciaC_Martins, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are grateful for your visit and the trust you put on us and our work. It is very rewarding for us to know that you had a great moment. It will be with a great pleasure that I will share your words with the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From start to finish an epic last evening we had in beautiful Porto. O Paparico you blew us away. Thank you for your hospitality and the experience. Keep up the great work you are doing!More

Thank Chad S
PatriciaC_Martins, Gestor de Front Office at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Chad, We appreciate your confidence in our place and for sharing your experience with us, it was a pleasure to have you in our home. It is with great pleasure that I share your words with the team of O Paparico. In fact,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kind of a hidden place (don’t forget to book a table in advance!), welcomed by a charming lady, we were served in French a 12 dishes menu! («share manu ») The wine recommended was matching our expectations and for a very reasonable price. The servers were...More

Thank Joaquim V
PatriciaC_Martins, Gestor de Front Office at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Joaquim, Thank you so much for choosing us to celebrate such a special occasion, we appreciate your empowering words and confidence in our house. Thank you for sharing your experience with us, it was an honor to serve you! It is with great pride...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is simply a WOW experience. We had Portuguese testing menu paired with wine. Beautiful presentation. The food and wine were amazing. The sommelier, Tiago Teixeira, was very knowledgeable and the generous wine pairing left a great impression. Must make a reservation in advance.More

Thank worldonceover
PatriciaC_Martins, Gestor de Front Office at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We would like to thank you for your visit! It is very gratifying to read your kind words. Our aim is to create special moments for our dear guests. That is the reason we work hard, with love, and try to improve every day, so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a family dinner at O Paparico during our Porto vacation, and it was a thoroughly enjoyable experience. The four of us were seated in a little alcove adjacent to the main dining room, and we opted for the seven course tasting menu, with...More

Thank schmidtmg
PatriciaC_Martins, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Schmidt, We are grateful for your visit and the trust you put on us and our work. It is very rewarding for us to know that you had a great moment. It will be with a great pleasure that I will share your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent taste, exquisite presentation, knowledgeable, courteous service. On the expensive side but worth it.More

Thank SelcukErden
PatriciaC_Martins, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Selcuk, We are grateful for your visit and the trust you put on us and our work. It is very rewarding for us to know that you had a great moment. It will be with a great pleasure that I will share your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to have dinner here when we came to visit Porto for my birthday. The restaurant itself is a bit out of the way given that we were staying in downtown Porto (takes like 15-20 mins to get there). The venue...More

Thank JuanASL
Bridget_Salveggi, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Juan, We appreciate your confidence in our place and for sharing your experience with us, it was a pleasure to have you in our place. It is with great pleasure that I share your words with the team of O Paparico. In fact,...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended. We were extremely excited to get a reservation. When we got there it was beautiful inside and very romantic. For Porto the prices were very high, but we wouldn’t have minded if the service was amazing, but it wasn’t. We...More

1  Thank joprandy
Bridget_Salveggi, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mrs. Prady, We want to thank you for taking the time to give us your perspective, that is so important for the entire Paparico team, to continue to improve every day! ​It was a pleasure to welcome you on our home, and we hope...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Booked based on TA reviews. Chose the multi course Portuguese menu. Every dish (of about 11 or 12) we’re beautiful and well presented and delicious. Sardines, blue lobster rice, cod, ox tail, beef, two desserts were just some of the offerings. Superb service and guidance...More

Thank Swasserman
Bridget_Salveggi, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Dear M. Swasserman, Thank you so much for your review, we appreciate your empowering words and confidence in our house. Thank you for sharing your experience with us, it was an honor to serve you ! It is with great pride and joy that I...More

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AllanJ1008
29 August 2018|
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Response from amdg1491 | Reviewed this property |
Approximately US$ 465 for two people. This is their six/seven course degustation menu and includes wine.
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cgarrett101
11 March 2018|
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Response from IsabelMNSS | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant only accepts online reservations. Look up their website
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AOK_11
2 March 2018|
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Response from SamuFigu | Reviewed this property |
I payd 350€ for 3 people.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$56 - US$113
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Costa Cabral 2343, Porto 4200 232, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 540 0548
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