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Restaurante Burro Velho

Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
+351 244 764 174
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (5 reviews)
“black pork” (3 reviews)
“lobster” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink on a nice sunny afternoon. Sheltered area outside with a few tables. Nice cold beers and very good local wines. Close to the monastery. Very nice!

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We came without a reservation so waited s bit - we then enjoyed a lovely octopus salad, an octopus rice, an octopus a lagareira and spaghetti with seafood, all washed down with some Vinho Verde. Waiters looked well after us.

Thank GrisyGer
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We were torn over ordering lobster or fish. The waiter convinced us that ordering the shellfish with rice was the way to go. It's a meal prepared for two. It had crab, mussels, cockles, shrimp, lobster, and I'm sure other stuff. It's served in a...More

Thank FrexicanJoseph
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Fish is overpriced, service is very unfriendly and all locals are served first! Options are limited in town but if you can avoid please do so.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this place so we walked down in the evening and had a great experience. The waiters helped explain the dishes and recommended the wine that would go best with our meal. We close the octopus rice, s traditional Dish that was amazing....More

Thank TravellingProf12345
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I ordered codfish, it was good essp. the parts with garlic was really nice. The serving staff were very friendly. The Salad which they called Mira. ( i do not know if i write correct ) was also remarkable. I will ask for the fresh...More

Thank cgdsdgr
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I don't honestly know what I enjoyed more, the treatment I received from the workers there, or the food made by the chef - I believe it to be a mix of both that certainly gave me a feeling of comfort and pleasure whilst being...More

Thank Luis_Araujo987
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, I had the best rice and octopus in a long time. The house wine was very good well. Great view of the monastery, the atmosphere was great.

Thank Andres C
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We came here on several great TripAdvisor reviews and I can recommend this place too. Make sure you choose what the Portuguese would select (mostly freshly grilled fish and seafood). The place was buzzing with Portuguese and I traveled with several (so I know what...More

Thank franziska2012
Reviewed 29 June 2016

A great experience, amazing food, friendly staff,very good wine suggestions, in a great location, not to miss.

Thank MonicaFBertolo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Batalha
  • Phone Number: +351 244 764 174
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Um restaurante tradicional e de caracter informal, valorizadopela qualidade dos produtos servidos, e pelo atendimento prestado.
Com vista para o Mosteiro da Batalha, o Restaurante Burro Velho dispoe de um espaco acolhedor e com uma atmosfera de confortos bom gosto, em suma um cenario ideal para apreciar o melhor da comida tradicional confecionadas com criatividade e com ingredientes criteriosamente escolhidos e cultivados, ( sempre que possivel recorrendo a agricultura biologica ).
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