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Taxca

Rua da Picaria 26, Porto 4050-477, Portugal
+351 22 201 1807
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus salad” (9 reviews)
“bifana” (6 reviews)
“ham sandwich” (3 reviews)
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Rua da Picaria 26, Porto 4050-477, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Yeah, can't get more portuguese than this. Wanna feel like a true portuguese? Order some Papas de Sarrabulho, a ham bread, some linguiça and a mug of wine. You are welcome!

Thank Gustavo S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been looking for a place like that since arriving in Porto which serves food for the soul. YES, simple yet tasty Portuguese culinary povera at its best. Octopus salad, great Orelheira, the cows ears had a healthy bite and were swimming in onions...More

Thank Horst B
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Very good food and for a good price : nice little sandwich with ham, cheese, egg... I recommend the Slow cooked pork, very tasty.

Thank kittles74
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Found this place during a walk and stopped in for a snack. We tried the octopus salad and it did not disappoint. It was very fresh and came served mixed in a lettuce salad, heavy on the octopus! We also sampled the Espadal. This is...More

Thank CityGirl079
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Taxca serves wonderful comfort food and the fine staff assisted in making our night very enjoyable. Thank you.

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We stopped here for a drink and a snack in the early evening but ate enough for dinner. It’s a cool industrial style bar in the wonderful neighborhood we are staying in but serve fabulous sandwiches... roasted pork, ham, sausage and good salads and soups....More

Thank Marti N
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to visit for a nice dinner time tapas. Enjoyed it very much. Mafalda behind the bar is amassing. Very welcoming and caring. Felt like I belong here..

Thank Ricardo F
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Taxca is an excellent eatery that you, besides the main location, will find all over town in the various “mercado’s” scattered about. Focusing on the pig you will find different types of sandwiches; let me recommend the basic sandwich with the equivalent to pata negra...More

Thank mschr
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We tried the octopus salad and a couple of Bifana sandwiches. I also had a bottle of Super Bock lager. Our total bill for two was about 11Euros. The Bifanas were lovely- thinly sliced pork dipped in a spicy piri-piri like sauce! Understated brilliance. Highly...More

Thank ajayp226
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Small, cousy, dark and traditional! Here you find some of the most "uncommon" Portuguese snacks. From pork ear, octopus salad, porkblood soup, "pataniscas", bifana!! Everything is delicious and homemade cooked style. Very cheap that you want to try everything and wonder how will you come...More

Thank Joaombbsilva
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 02:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Picaria 26, Porto 4050-477, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 201 1807
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