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Pulcini Ristorante Italiano

Av. Dr. Antunes Guimaraes 335, Leca da Palmeira 4450-650, Portugal
+351 22 403 0316
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
“italian food” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Av. Dr. Antunes Guimaraes 335, Leca da Palmeira 4450-650, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Pizzas are very good. I also really enjoyed the Caprese salad and the tiramisu, highly recommended! Service is often good although it can get crowdy in the restaurant sometimes.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Rosie and team (from Roma) have a great restaurant with good food and friendly service. Great carbonara and tiramisu. It is worth to try FLEA italian craft beer - very good. Got the prize for Best Italian beer in 2016.

Thank Mario C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

What can I say.... Great little family run restaurant... wonderful staff, great seasonal ingredients,,,,, and you feel part of the family when your there. You need to reserve to avoid disappointment... but worth the visit 😊😊

Thank David J
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant owned by Italians offers excellent service and care. The cuisine is typically Italian, with authentic flavors. Here you can eat the best lasagna from Porto, fresh and freshly made (takes about 30min to prepare ) Highly recommend! A truly Italian ristaurante. Glass of...More

Thank Miguelalvesferreira
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We had been craving Italian food on our trip and this restaurant was rated very highly. My family and I ate here on our last night in Matosinhos and we truly enjoyed our meal. I had a lovely pizza, the best pizza I've had in...More

1  Thank Treasa K
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

In my opinion is the best Italian restaurant at Grande Porto. I lived in São Paulo, where there is a great italian comunity and excellent Italian restaurants. And I can assure Pulcini has the same quality of them. The owner is an Italian guy who...More

Thank paamsa
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

High quality homemade Italian food served by friendly and professional staff. We have really enjoyed our dinner here. The food was outstanding and prices are very reasonable. 4 pax á 3 courses incl. 2 bottles of wine and water EUR 125, excellent service included.

Thank travelling_sab
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

If you have a hankering for true Italian food, look no further; this restaurant will not disappoint. Here you can taste food as if you were in Italy, with flavours you will unlikely find in any other restaurant. The owner and cook, Claudio Pulcini, is...More

Thank SarahGuido
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Great Italian homemade food, nice people & good prices!! Very good pastas and desserts with traditional ingredients!

Thank Catarina T
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to eat an Italian pasta you must go to Pulcini. The best Italian restaurant in Porto. For entrance pick the caprese with lovely pesto ice cream! A pizza to share! Afterward the carbonara is great. The ravioli are excellent. Gnocchi al pesto...More

Thank Susana M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$17 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 1:00 AM
7:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Dr. Antunes Guimaraes 335, Leca da Palmeira 4450-650, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Leca da Palmeira
  • Phone Number: +351 22 403 0316
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A typical Italian restaurant, the only completely Italian restaurant (food, music and personal), where you can try the true flavors of the roman food in a family environment
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