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Cafe Alentejo

Rua do Raimundo 5 | Junto a Praca Do Giraldo, Evora 7000-661, Portugal
+351 266 706 296
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“oxtail stew” (15 reviews)
“ox tail” (6 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
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European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua do Raimundo 5 | Junto a Praca Do Giraldo, Evora 7000-661, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Reservations are needed. Tried to get in on a Saturday night but it was reservation only until about 10 pm. So went back Sunday night and so glad we did. Asked several locals where was a great place to eat and they all suggested Cafe...More

Thank Manny d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by our hotel who made a booking for us, which after reading the reviews see a lot of people saying the same thing. When we arrived for dinner they did not open the doors on time even though there was a small crowd outside....More

Thank edgycoolness
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service, food, and ambiance of this place were perfect. We had the oxtail and the pork cheeks. I had never eaten pork cheeks before and I was amazed by how meaty and delicious they were. We also had the garlic shrimp, Mediterranean salad and...More

Thank deanndasilva1966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was given recommendation by staff at Pateo - and very glad we went. Food and service excellent. Our waiter, Rui, was superb. Lovely ambiance, and well stocked walk-in cellar. Another great evening.

Thank Magnus B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant as it was recommended by the receptionist at our hotel. We should have walked out when they referred to us as tourists rather than customers. I have to say that the waiter was one of the widest that I've ever had...More

1  Thank Peter V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a recommendation from our hotel , did not disappoint. They serve traditional Portuguese rural foods,on arrival there was already antipasta on the table our friends shared the black pork and mushrooms rapped in pastry .it was delicious. I had the seafood ,...More

Thank larry h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading the many good reviews, we decided to give it a try and were a bit disappointed. Prices were fair but everything was very salty. The waiters were dismissive and paid very little attention to us (we had to wave them over multiple times...More

Thank Vacationtriptraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

located two steps from the main square, Cafe Altentejo offers great food in a nice setting. popular with locals as with tourists, a booking is considered. my boar cheeks from the oven were simply perfect. a meal for two, including the wine, for just 50€...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ordered the lamp chops and they were scrumptious. The spinach side was deliciously seasoned - we ate this alone and with the house-made chips, yum! We also enjoyed the leisurely pace of our lunch and savored a great bottle of Alentejo wine while dining....More

Thank Futuretravels111
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We dined late here and were not disappointed. The restaurant is atmospheric and the food is excellent. Try the grilled prawns, spinach side and especially the black pork.

Thank Brett I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Raimundo 5 | Junto a Praca Do Giraldo, Evora 7000-661, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Evora District  >  Evora
  • Phone Number: +351 266 706 296
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Cafe Alentejo,an old tavern whose architecture dates back to the fifteenth century was once a Royal inn. Is situated in the center of Evora,5 m from the Giraldo square.Serves a fine traditional cuisine and proposes a very diverse collection of wines.In a warm and very welcoming atmosphere it attracts a local and international clientele.
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