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Restaurante Universal

Rua Anibal Cunha 252 | Em Frente Igreija de Cedofeita, Porto 4050-047, Portugal
+351 962 818 424
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
12 Aug 2017
“Great local food”
8 Jun 2017
“Yet another excellent restaurant in this area.”
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European, Portuguese
Rua Anibal Cunha 252 | Em Frente Igreija de Cedofeita, Porto 4050-047, Portugal
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Excellent cheap local food. Should eat here at least once in Porto and more if you stay in the area. The owner is a very friendly fun loving person too.

Thank noelzach
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This was enormous fun, very, very lively and, as usual in this area, spectacularly good value. The waiter spotted me looking up translations of the menu and rushed over to show us the English page, which I'd been avoiding as it had dishes straight out...More

Thank flyingcarpet2014
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

A great family atmosphere. Good service, delicious food, generous portions. Amazing value for money. Ate here twice. Be prepared to queue if you don't go early!

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Quereis bom e barato?? Vinde ao Universal! O Sôr Carlos vai acolher-vos como poucos o Porto. You want good and cheap cooking?? Head to Universal and enjoy Mr Carlos welcoming and sympathy.

Thank José Pedro F
Reviewed 31 July 2016

It's definitely a place you should eat at if you're staying in a hotel nearby The staff was very welcoming, the food was delicious and the portions were huge. We tried a bottle of their sparkling white wine and it was really nice. Thanks for...More

Thank LeaBvr
Reviewed 24 July 2016

If you are staying in Boavista, I would highly recommend visiting this resaurant. During our visit we have eaten here 3 times and every night we had a great time. The owners are truely friendly and although their English is limited they do everything to...More

1  Thank Sojoez68
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of those little family run places that simply serves delicious Portuguese classic dishes at low cost. Absolutely worth a visit.

Thank artstew5
Reviewed 27 May 2016

On a three-day trip I ate two lunches here (since my hotel was nearby). At around noon the guests start to arrive - local people from work, in suits with briefcases and in painters' overalls and small family groups. The place was more or less...More

Thank saulshap
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice dinner for a very cheap price! There is quite a good choice for vegetarians too! It was a bit difficult to communicate but the staff was very nice and kind. We totally recommend it!

Thank Marta M
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I live in Oporto now and I can not recomend this restaurant enough.A family business, you will feel right home.Good food,very good prices and vegetarian option.

Thank Quaque
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Anibal Cunha 252 | Em Frente Igreija de Cedofeita, Porto 4050-047, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 962 818 424
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