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O Buraco

Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
+351 22 200 6717
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

I had read about this restaurant in the Lonely Planet Porto handbook and was so glad that I had. It was even better than I had expected. Serving traditional Potugese food and frequented by locals, staff friendly and portions generous. Get there early as it...More

1  Thank Gwyneth W
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The old man is kind but be careful when he gives you the bill,chek it twice and when he return the rest of your money, the young man is honest!

Thank 871MONAM
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The food in the restaurant was nothing special. The dissapointed bit was that they charged us for entrances we didn’t ordered so At the end we end up paying more than what we should. The owner was bargain the bill.

Thank Lidia C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Last nigh5 we had roast veal with sautéed veggies and roast potatoes. It was really good and cost only 7€. The server was helpful and quick and the owner seemed genuinely hopeful that we liked.it. We went back tonight and were not disappointed. It’s best...More

1  Thank Sidney T
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I have been at this restaurant due to the recommendation of a friend who had received a recommendation from a local friend. It was no disappointment. The fish is fresh and everything else is delicious and the prices are fair for Porto. I pass on...More

2  Thank Ozan K
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Found it here, followed the advice and had fish dishes, it was amazing! Restaurant was full of locals, so that was a good sign from the beginning. Staff friendly, but will not come and ask 10 times if the food was good, they know it...More

1  Thank Julija V
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We were tired, we were hungry, found this place on yelp I noticed it was 100 yards away from our hotel. We thought what the heck, let's go! Can't believe we walked by this place at least four times and or stay in Puerto and...More

1  Thank filebay
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere,place busy yet not noisy.Adisable to either reserve a table or be there near 7pm. Great local food,fish was excellent. Wine also good. Price very fair/attractive. Efficient service from staff,even though they had a very full house. Obrigada.

1  Thank Rosieps
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

It would be easy to miss this restaurant but it's well worth seeking out! We both had the traditional caldo verde soup, I had grilled pork chop with rice and my partner had fried sardines. The food was delicious! Simple Portuguese traditional food in a...More

1  Thank misstee83
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This little restaurant is on the ground floor of an office block and you might be tempted to pass it by but don't. The food is both traditional and excellent and the prices are some of the most reasonable in town! Portions are large, tasty...More

1  Thank Tony G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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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