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O Marinheiro

Praca Dona Filipa de Lencastre 187 | Cristina Carvalho, Porto 4050-260, Portugal
+351 22 205 8760
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
“sardines” (4 reviews)
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Praca Dona Filipa de Lencastre 187 | Cristina Carvalho, Porto 4050-260, Portugal
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

I came back to Marinheiro on my second trip to Porto!what a jewel in the centre of the city! Great traditional food with great service! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Thank gotourism
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Had a pretty bland, mediocre meal here. The restaurant is over-lit with a bit of a cafeteria vibe. Ordered a special of the day - thin beefsteaks with beans, rice & frites. Portions extremely generous. Beef was stringy & tough and the sides very bland...More

Thank KLoveToronto
maria c, Proprietário at O Marinheiro, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Dear sir, We apreciate your review, we are very sorry that we didn't pleased you enough but we also believe that were a misinterpretaion from you of the dish that you ordered because the meat was "picanha", a very well known meat by the description...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at the Marinheiro, and although the restaurant was full we were very well received by the staff. We ate seafood rice and Bacalhau á moda de Braga that were delicious, very well made. I notice that some users criticize the fact that...More

Thank vera e
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We have ordered tuna, sardins and prawns. All was awful. Only the potatoes were ok. And the bottled wine ! The seafood smelled and tasted rotten! Maybe they are specialized in something else. They taxed 4 euros for bread and some butter that we haven't...More

Thank Radu A
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Wonderful meal this evening. Large prawns to start, more like gambas. Husband had sardines which he said were great. I had pork chops. Both with boiled potatoes and salad. Could not fault one thing. Very pleasant waiting staff. Will definitely return if in Porto again....More

Thank HertfordshireKatie
cristina c, Proprietário at O Marinheiro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017
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Obrigada pela sua visita e pelo seu comentário ,desejo uma boa viagem de regresso a casa e fico à espera...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Ate here two times so feel confident to write a review... First of all, please keep in mind that this is not a fine dine restaurant but offers genuine Portugese home cooked style of food. So no fancy interior but very decent establishment with possibility...More

Thank Temiz T
cristina c, Proprietário at O Marinheiro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017
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Obrigada pela sua visita e pelo seu comentário ,espero que numa próxima viagem à cidade do Porto nos volte a...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I don't know if we were just unlucky since there are so many great reviews, and it was quite busy, but both me and my boyfriend's food was awful. He ordered steak with cheese, I had the grilled salmon and we both had fries with...More

Thank Dung L
cristina c, Proprietário at O Marinheiro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017
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Olá Dung l , lamento que não tenha gostado do nosso serviço ,talvez por ser um dia com muito movimento...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

First night in porto nice place cozy and quiet, good food and we had an amazing wine "Mateus"we didn't spend a lot we had starter mains and dessert, bottle of wine, water, and coffee 20€ each ! The only thing I didn't like was; without...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Came here after the restaurant we booked turned out to be closed, but very happy with this as the alternative. Nothing fancy, but delivering good comfort food at amazing prices. Loved the grilled sardines and the omelettes got nods of approval too. Friendly and efficient...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We found the restaurant by chance as we walked around Porto and decided based on it's looks to try it out, we left very happy after a good meal, reasonably priced, nice decor and pleasant staff, it's definitely worth a visit!

Thank Jack W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Dona Filipa de Lencastre 187 | Cristina Carvalho, Porto 4050-260, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 205 8760
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The Restaurant O Marinheiro is placed in Praça D. Filipa de Lencastre in Porto downtown nearby the City Hall and very close to Torre dos Clérigos.This is the ideal place for your daily meals and the perfect place to have a nice dinner with friends having the chance to enjoy the tipical and pleasent atmosphere that this Restaurant has.With a capacity to serve 80 pax, (inside and outside) we are willing to offer you a perfect service with portuguese traditional food where the regional plates, the homemade deserts and the good wines meet the demand of the taste and preference of the most demanding visitor.Always working to be better joining the quality of the food with the friendly service of the staff.Come and visit us we are waiting for you!!!
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