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Confeitaria do Bolhao

Rua Formosa 339, Porto 4000-252, Portugal
+351 22 339 5220
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (16 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Cafe, Delicatessen, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Rua Formosa 339, Porto 4000-252, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely local bakery and lunch place next to the market. We enjoyed the wide choice of baked foods and cured meats. It allows also to purchase for go.

Thank ams_harvey
Arkiscom, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Confeitaria do Bolhao, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and rating. We hope to welcome you again soon at Confeitaria do Bolhão.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent authentic café with lots of mirrors and constantly baked bread and the best value lunch ever. Less than 6 euros for a dish of the day (meat, fish or vegetarian) including bread, a drink (including wine). Add soup and a dessert for €1.50. And...More

Thank fla_erty
Arkiscom, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Confeitaria do Bolhao, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We look forward to providing a high quality service to our customers and we are glad that you have enjoyed your visit to Confeitaria do Bolhão.

Reviewed 10 January 2018

The range of pastries, bread and custard vehicles is amazing in Porto and this cafe seemed to have pretty much all of them. It opens at 6, we went at 7 before a flight home and even then it was bustling. Really friendly and charming...More

Thank akfm_12
Arkiscom, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Confeitaria do Bolhao, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We hope to welcome you again during your next visit to Oporto.

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

After a visit to the historic Mercado Bolhau opposite this cafe mix with the locals and have eggs / toast , omelettes , great strong coffee and the obligatory pastel de nata ( creme brulee in a pastry case , delicious) Really authentic feel about...More

Thank graham w
Arkiscom, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Confeitaria do Bolhao, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you for such kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back at Confeitaria do Bolhão so that you can enjoy our pastel de nata once more.

Reviewed 2 December 2017

The girl serving us must have been having a bad day. She took ages to give us menus and did so without any cheer or eye contact or even a greeting. She then didn't return. She was attentive to people near by but had no...More

Thank John_Blake_Jr
Arkiscom, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Confeitaria do Bolhao, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for your comment. We are sorry for the experience you had during your visit to Confeitaria do Bolhão, for which we would like to apologize, as it is our goal to provide a high quality service to each and every one of our...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

The choice of foods in this place is vast compared to other eateries we’ve been to. Breakfast/ Brunch time was smooth running, no waiting times. The girl that served us, despite speaking little English (our Portuguese being utterly nonexistent) did a sterling job of explaining...More

Thank WarlKicken
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The pastries are very attractive and there are too many to choose from. The building is very beautiful and the service is very good.

Thank Ckhappydays
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Very traditional and lovely restaurant and bakery, had lunch in here, price was reasonable and sandwiches were lovely, enjoyed the opportunity to be able to get a sit and eat where most locals eat, nice and enjoyed our meal.

Thank Lei A
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Saw this place as we were about to enter Mercado Bolhao. The atmosphere here is great, with the vintage designs, and the locals are having breakfast. Had the crossiont, and the ham & cheese sandwich. The price is good, and it's a really good place...More

1  Thank DawnKoh
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

If our waistlines had allowed we could have spent many happy hours sampling the sweet treats on offer. We only sampled a few! The main menu was translated into English but no such luck at the bakery counter. Never mind, whatever we tried was very...More

Thank thebooths19
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Formosa 339, Porto 4000-252, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 339 5220
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