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) #189 of 1,515 Restaurants in Porto $$$$ European, Portuguese,
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
+351 22 040 9620
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
“langoustines” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The evening started well of, but soon we realized how unprofessional the staff was. Even though mentioned twice that one guest doesn't eat any pork, it didn't work out. the chef the service told us there is no pork in the menu. Actually there was...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A bit off the beaten track but well worth the climb up the hill from the river. The tasting menu was a series of imaginative, delicious delights. Wonderful experience and really good value for the quality of food served. Thoroughly recommend! Should be Michelin starred...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed in hotel teatro and red the restaurant in the hotel had a bib gourmet from michelin, we thought we give it a try, we choice the 6 course tasting experience, which was a very good choice, loved the excellent taste of the food...More

Thank Welletjes
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Had lunch and dinner at Palco during our stay at Hotel Teatro. High quality of products, very good food, great wine. Excellent staff. Recommended !

Thank Roeland W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Wife and I had the 8 course dinner , loved it. Very nice, high class, special occasion type meal. The price for teh city of Porto is high compared to other places, BUT the same meal in the USA would cost 3 times as much....More

Thank theworstkid
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A little quiet on a Monday night but the service and food was amazing. A free bottle of champagne and the staff made sure we had everything we needed. Food was delicious we had both tasting menus with 3 of us having 8 courses and...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The restaurant belongs to the "Hotel Teatro" which is a design hotel styled around the theater-theme.... you should know that before going as it has a rather dark and "cold" ambiente. The tasting menu offered several small dishes which were all good except the "vaca...More

1  Thank soinic
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We booked a few nights in the Hotel Teatro, Porto and were tempted by the restaurant after seeing the menu, but we already had two fine dining restaurants booked so we hesitated... After Michelin awarded O Paparico recommended we give it a try though, how...More

2  Thank Ben M
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We had the tasting menu and accompanying wine pairing. The meal was the best we had in Porto. The staff took time to explain the dishes and wines. This meal consisted of 6 courses of food along with a chef welcome snack and a surprise...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Stayed in the hotel and had a great meal here. It is a tasting menu of 3, 5 or 7 courses plus some "surprises". The staff were excellent in the way they served and explained each of the dishes, some excellent food very carefully presented....More

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8 July 2016|
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Response from LizG1947 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I can't remember exactly how much the tasting menu was but we paid 220 euros for four of us including a bottle of wine. The food was quite exceptional so please do go if you can. It is in the current... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$65
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal (Formerly Hotel Teatro)
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 040 9620
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Situated on the main floor of Hotel Teatro, the restaurant is the center of exotic and contemporary sensations, with the delicious production brought to you by a perfectly attuned cast of tastes.
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