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O Manel da Quiteria

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Rua Doutor Correia Mateus 50, Leiria 2400-127, Portugal
+351 244 832 132
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Community of Madrid, Spain
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I stopped here for dinner following a friend's recommendation which turned out to be true: this is the perfect restaurant to dine fresh fish, and typical Potuguese specialties in Leiria. I was in the mood for a dish made of rice and fresh fish, so I ordered arroz caldoso (rice in broth) with fish, it was almost a soup, but... More 

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Leiria District, Portugal
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

the main room becomes a bit noissy and crowded. the fresh fish is always just simple and great. the staff know their clients by their fist name :)

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Tavagnacco, Italy
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We had a dinner in this restaurant last September. We ate local dishes served with quality like picanha as main course and some starters like sardinha. We drunk a good red wine "Vale da Mata" vintage 2009. We spent only 41€ for two people. I suggest to enjoy this family-run restaurant.

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95 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2012

Don't get me wrong: you'll get your money worth, however (depending on what you're having) it can sometimes feel like you're paying a lot, especially if you go for the grilled fish. I consider it a bit too expensive, although you should try it at least once if you're in the neighborhood, as the typical portuguese food available is very... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2012

We stayed in Leiria for one night and wanted to try a typical Portuguese restaurant. This place didn't disappoint, as the food was fantastic. Although perhaps not the most ambient of environments (big bright office-type light panels on the ceiling, and a football game was on TV), this didn't take anything away from the overall experience. Typical Portuguese menu with... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2011

O Manel da Quiteria is a really nice, family restaurant where we usually stop for lunch whenever we travel between Porto and the South. Nice food, educated staff, very well situated in Leiria town centre, it certainly deserves a visit. Prices are really moderate.

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Reviewed 26 May 2008

Great steaks, near the theater.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Correia Mateus 50, Leiria 2400-127, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Leiria
  • Phone Number: +351 244 832 132

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?