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45 Rua da Cunha | Taipa Island, Macau, China
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
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Tue - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Sat - Mon 12:00 - 22:30
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Tokyo, Japan
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90 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food was fine although pricey. We ordered. The waitress forgot our drinks. She also brought one entree but not the other for another five minutes. I couldn't get anyone to take our dessert order. Finally, considering the cost you would think they would take a credit card, but no.

Thank Seniortraveler65
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Cozy but that's just a nice way of saying small. HHHHHEEEEE HEEEE. Chanced by this place and no regrets. The African Chicken is just awesome! Super good. The other dishes that we ordered were good too but this is where you'd go for African Chicken. Great African Chicken experience!

Thank Xander L
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197 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Went there by following some reviews. However it was turn out to be a very disappointing dinning experience. The restaurant was very noisy and service was very bad. It was supposed to serve genuine Portugesee food but it was just something like some westernize stir and fry. Will never come back

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Singapore, Singapore
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Went there past 1pm and restaurant was still crowded. Ordered the highly recommended cod fish croquettes. Would loved to try the Portuguese chicken curry in Claypot but waitress advised that it will be too much for one person. Had to settle w pumpkin soup which turns out better than expected.

Thank aileen_cp
Hong Kong, China
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425 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

We haven't eaten here for ages but decided to eat here during our last trip to Macau prior to going to the cinema at the Galaxy. The food is still good and service fast. The wine is good and cheap too. Nice to eat good Portugese food at a reasonable price.

Thank fareastjim
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Well positioned in a fairly busy pedestrian street and pretty good feel due building / decor. Service is a bit hit and miss. Ordered a number of dishes for our group of 4 and some very pretty good (fish with potatoes) whilst others were pretty average. Not a bad choice for a quick lunch but not really blown away either... More 

Thank Olli M
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176 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Old style local restaurant famous in traditional portuguese food, yes, the food is no complain, staffs service ok, funny colorful interior decoration, great location provide easy dinning experience , good try in town.

Thank finejenny
Hong Kong, China
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18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

1. Traditional Macau 1960's feel when eating inside the restaurant. 2. Food delicious and very Portuguese tasting. 3. Restaurant full most of the time. 4. At the beginning of Cunha street, easy to find. 5. Not spacious, feels abit crampy. 6. Staircase bit steep for some people if you wanna eat on the upper floor.

Thank Winnie C
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

the restaurant is at middle of the Taipa village and easy to find. recommend Seafood hotpot and octopus salad.

Thank 미도리
Brooklyn, NY
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138 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

This is a tiny place that offers authentic Macanese food and plenty of it. Also a great value. Food was cooked to order and out of this world good.

Thank bklynbubba

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Rua da Cunha | Taipa Island, Macau, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Macau
  • Phone Number: 853-28827423,853-28827318

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?