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Palato Restaurante

) #11 of 295 Restaurants in Matosinhos €€ - €€€ , Seafood, Mediterranean
Rua Herois de Franca 487, Matosinhos 4450-159, Portugal
+351 918 121 446
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (7 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
“sardines” (9 reviews)
Open Now
19:30 - 23:30All hours
Grill, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Portuguese
€€ - €€€
Rua Herois de Franca 487, Matosinhos 4450-159, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is nice, well decorated and with curtains that fade the noise of the surrounding tables without creating a dark atmosphere. The food is very good, especially the cod, at a correct price and portions are really big, so be careful when ordering or...More

Thank Manel N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our lunchtime here in Palato Restaurante, if we are hones, all places are good on this stretch as they have to be as its got lots, we chose this one as the guy started talking to us, we very nice indeed. See Bream...More

Thank Scottieboyuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tasty seafood dishes, nice service however watch out for unpriced fish, as they may cost you a fortune. To me too expensive.

Thank plombos
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Perfect real atmosphere, delicious seafood made on street by chef. For sure we will return to taste other tipe of fish.

Thank Dace B
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We took the train to Matsinhos for Sunday lunch. Lots of tourists and locals enjoying the beach. This restaurant is in a row of about 6 which were all busy and we waited a bit to sit outside. We chose the local dishes and watched...More

Thank Clare L
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent lunch at the end of a longish walk from central Porto. Ambiance excellent. First class grilled fish served with roast new potatoes - the salad never came but actually we didn't need it. Friendly head waiter and brilliant chef manning the BBQ. Exactly what...More

Thank Duncanbland
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We choose thar restaurant to luck and we had a good surprise. Good care, the food is very good, fresh, good place to go, know and have a meal.

Thank danielhs_12
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

we went here twice in 2 days it was that good, 2 plates of sardines, salad, potatoes and a huge of sangria for less than 40 euro. Jose on the bbq has the mad skills. warning the squid and prawn skewer is 95% squid, not...More

Thank uberteeb
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Meal and service was good, however, seems unusual practice not to bring the fish out before cooking if the price is going to vary (felt like a bit of a tourist trap to bump up the price massively e.g. Small sea bass = €10, Large...More

Thank Zach B
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We went into the restaurant without knowing what we were going to find, and we ended up having one of the best meals in our trip. They have an agreement with a parking nearby so it was very comfortable. The food is very good and...More

Thank Alejandra C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$35
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Herois de Franca 487, Matosinhos 4450-159, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Matosinhos
  • Phone Number: +351 918 121 446
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