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Adega Vila Mea

) #409 of 1,476 Restaurants in Porto €€ - €€€ European, Portuguese
Rua dos Caldeireiros 62, Porto 4050-137, Portugal
+351 22 208 2967
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (5 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese
€€ - €€€
Rua dos Caldeireiros 62, Porto 4050-137, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very local restaurant with good Portuguese comfort food. Recommended by our tour guide. Good option if you're passing by the region and on a budget.

Thank Gerson M
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Went in very early (1930) the restaurant was virtually empty but a very rude waiter shouted at us that they were fully booked.A troglodyte.

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

A lot of main dishes was not available. Main entrance does not close well, so cold air disturbs continously. Full portions in general expensive. Food quality : excellent chips, good fresh hake fillets and rice de tamboril (monkfish), average grilled squid and sole.

Thank Byron G
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Homemade typical Portuguese dishes and huge portions. The restaurant is sober and clean, run by its owner Don Armando, it is a family business where family women cook the best Vitela al Forno, so tasty and soft that you do not need a knife to...More

Thank Dodis
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We ate delicious traditional and home made portuguese food. Really good quality and taste, pricey but fare for the quality of food and staff friendliness.

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Under recommendation of the receptionist of our hostel, we went for dinner to this place with my girlfriend and we can't find proper words to describe how good it was. It's a bit hard to get up to there as it is hidden and uphill....More

Thank giapan88
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We visited Adega Vila Mea on our last night in Porto, and we were not disappointed! As per the reviews we had read, the portions were massive...Word of advice, a half portion is more than enough for one person! We had the bacalhau and sardines,...More

Thank Benedetta L
Reviewed 6 November 2016

No tricks cuisine, just the good old popular food in a good old popular environment, with the good old nice and professional service. We had "filetes de pescada" with "arroz de legumes" (red beans and cabbage stewed rice). The fish was fresh and well seasoned....More

Thank FD_Silva
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went there for lunch with our family we had the best octopus we have had in Spain and Portugal, simply amazing! Portions are really big. You can tell is a family run restaurant where all family members are helping out grandchildren, grandma, aunts .....More

Thank carlacisv
Reviewed 11 October 2016

nice and honest portuguese food, with no modernizing tantrums local wine of good taste and price it is very good looking old chap never failed me, ever

Thank Forevernotlost
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Paul O
Do you need to book a table on a Friday night ?
4 March 2017|
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the days and times they are open
27 February 2017|
Response from Dodis | Reviewed this property |
I would say Monday to Saturday. Not late hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Caldeireiros 62, Porto 4050-137, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 208 2967