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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)
Open Now
19:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mediterranean, Portuguese
Rua Bolhao 95, Porto 4000-112, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We found this wonderful restaturant completely by mistake, but what a happy mistake. Wonderful service and food, and not expensive. 100% recommended.

Thank David K
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Everything in 'O Buraco' is amazing: the food - typical portuguese home made - is always excellent (I go there for the last 15 years regularly), whatever we choose to eat, the service is marvellous, and the price is a surprise.

Thank HenriqueF1
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Another of the places I highly recommend for trying out Portuguese food for a good quality/price ratio! Tight space, always packed due to some very good dishes!

Thank PedroReis81
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

You’ll be surprised of quality of food-service-price rate. A place to taste a real simple local food. Would realy come again if any chance next time when back to Porto. No “rip off” - if don’t like a starters, can always return to waiter. No...More

Thank ErikasARM
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We went here based on reviews. They went wrong!! Food was very flavourful. Large quantities. The staff were characters that really added to the ambiance. We loved the curried chicken, the fried sardines, rice and beans. Will definitely go back!! Oh! And the prices were...More

1  Thank Jo-Anne W
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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