We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Beira Rio

Avenida Diogo Leite 64, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 22 375 6959
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
€€ - €€€
Avenida Diogo Leite 64, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (447)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent visit to Lisbon, and a day trip to Porto we were in need of a pleasant lunch and we stumbled across this gem in Nova de Gaia on the other side of the Dom Luis 1 bridge. We went for the very...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Sardine table is perfect !! You have to try it. Maybe you can taste all portowines in everyplace but waiters are very helpful in this place:)

Thank melike ş
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Local cuisine at Beira Rio restaurant located nearby Douro river in the central Porto. Our choice from menu wasn’t expected as it was served. Peas with Codfish and rice on sideplate was unusual, and pork served with egg, fries and… rice again! Vinho Verde was...More

Thank Oļegs C
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We were planning on seeing the fireworks from anywhere near the Douro river, so we decided we would search for a restaurant at the shore. However we ran very late and arrived at this restaurant at 11.15 on the 31st of December. The waiter was...More

Thank Saby d
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The first waiter who took the order of drinks and food seemed to be unexperienced. Questions about what the meal has inside he could not properly answer. Then the food came but no drinks. We has to tell a second waiter our order. On top...More

Thank Bernd K
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We had local francesinha sandwich at this restaurant and it was delicious. Service was good. The best part was the amazing view of Ribeira neighborhood across the river.

Thank Magdalena I
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Bread on floor. Disgusting toilet. Waitress was not suprised when I said dish was bad. But they have good view for Porto

Thank Damian K
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Other reviewers have noticed some inconsistencies. We did not observe any. Service was quick enough and attentive even though the place was crowded. Multiple course "menu" was enough for two, though the waiter kept trying (in a friendly way) to get us to order more....More

Thank Fraser000
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant can do a whole lot better, such a location and then so disappointing. The service was slow. We were not noticed for quite some time although 4 man running around. When we could finally order it took forever before the food arrived. One...More

Thank ukraine12
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Tourist place with a mediocre menu. unfortunately a waiter was rude and unprofessional. but the owner is good. There are local quality and best price in Porto.

Thank FabioMafio
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Vila Nova de Gaia
Pestana Vintage Porto
2,362 reviews
.34 km away
Porto River Aparthotel
371 reviews
.38 km away
The Yeatman
1,930 reviews
.40 km away
The House Ribeira Porto Hotel
372 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Resturante Snack Sao Goncalo
265 reviews
.09 km away
Meet&Taste Portugal
337 reviews
.13 km away
DeCastro Gaia
201 reviews
.11 km away
1,192 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Porto Augusto's
676 reviews
.09 km away
Quinta dos Corvos
326 reviews
.07 km away
Cave Vasconcellos
215 reviews
.05 km away
Casa Ramos Pinto
472 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Beira Rio staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Diogo Leite 64, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 375 6959
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing