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O Forno

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Rua Doutor Farinhote 740 | Moreira, Maia 4470-602, Portugal
+351 22 948 7076
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Lisbon, Portugal
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff with excellent food. the beaf we eat was big, tender, juicy, and tasty. a place to repeat.

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Thank Rodrigo_Oliveira
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

the atmosphere is much cozy . It has 2 floors. I usually always stay down . we can see the cooks and the oven is always on. when we sit down soon we serve us a delicious cheese. I recommend the dish costelao.

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Thank Liliana A
Porto, Portugal
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

Good food, good wine, good desserts, good bagaço. Reasonable good service. Warm atmosphere. Parking facilities.

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Thank Manimao
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33 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

great traditional Portuguese food! very nice staff too and really good prices. parking available across the road.

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1 Thank Joana S
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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83 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

The O Forno was the first place we dined when arriving in Portugal, and what a fantastic experience it was, the menu was full of choices and the people extremely nice. I wish I'd got the name of the lady that greeted me, she was so every happy to see us, I don't think they get many tourist, it's a... More 

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Thank SwissyFaye
Lisbon, Portugal
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

Friendly staff. Good quality food and well served (avid eaters will be happy). Private parking. If you want a flavour of typical Portuguese food, this is the perfect place to go.

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Thank Bruno S
Albany, New York
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

Everything was very expensive and the prices were very high. Everyone in my party ordered something different and only 1 person out of 15 really enjoyed their food.

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Thank Jack M
Redhill
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2013

i found this restaurant via Trip advisor as I travel to work in Maia on a regular basis and needed somewhere new to eat. Having read the earlier reviews - we founf this via sat-nav and had a lovely evening. Fortunately we did have a spanish speaker in our group of three which greatly helped but one of the staff... More 

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Oslo
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

This is a very typical Portugeese restaurants, I was told, with a lot of portugeese inhabitans eating there. And that is a very good sign. We ordered calf steak from the wooden fired grill. We got many steaks on a plate to cheer. But first they put many different starters on the table automatically. You only pay for the starters... More 

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Matosinhos, Portugal
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

Excellent restaurant if you want to try traditional Portuguese food in a very typical atmosphere. Very friendly service.

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Thank rpribeiro

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Portuguese, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Farinhote 740 | Moreira, Maia 4470-602, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Maia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 948 7076

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