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O Buraco

Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
+351 22 200 6717
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Portuguese
Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our accommodation hosts and was packed with locals when we ate there. We both ordered the sea bass and potatoes which were delicious and only €7. Dessert was also tasty and cheap. It gets busy and crowded but it's a...More

Thank bex76
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a Saturday so the menu was a bit limited to due them being closed the following day. Having said that what we did get, golden bream, fish cakes, rice and beans, was fabulous. Staff were a bit standoffish and distracted but very...More

Thank danigross88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best for typical Portuguese food. There's no mistake. Try it and if you feel I lied, let me know.

Thank CarloBraga
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best places to eat with the locals. The place is small, you may need to wait in line but it worth it. The sea food is fresh and the other dishes are good as well

Thank chovavz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rushed meal. Waiter tried to choose are menu choices.one menu between 4.mediocre meal. Avoid cheese at all costs.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very popular restaurant so get there early or be prepared to wait for a table. Its popularity is an indication of the quality of the food. We had the grilled golden bream which was fresh and excellent and the duck rice which...More

Thank angela d
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Genuine, with grandma's kitchen feel. Very good value for money, recommended for those who want to eat with the locals

Thank Lana A
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is the real deal. At first we were sceptical, having arrived early for dinner, it was quite empty and some rissoles we did not order were put on the table right away (many places in Portugal do that - it is annoying). I...More

3  Thank Falcs2014
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Went there for lunch because it was right next to the hotel we stayed in. This little family restaurant is a place that is not only visited by tourists but we could see that lots of locals eat there as well. We ordered a soup,...More

1  Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Me and my wife chose O Buraco for dinner based on TripAdvisor reviews. Unfortunately we didn't manage to try the food. They had a line at the door (which seems to be the norm in Porto for restaurants reviewed on TripAdvisor), so I asked the...More

1  Thank Pedroghirotti
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 6717
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