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Restaurante Camelo

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Rua de Santa Marta 119 | Estrada Nacional 202, Viana do Castelo 4925-104, Portugal
+351 258 839 090
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10:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 23:00
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Miami Beach, Florida
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last day of 2016 with good and happy friends. Excellent food, lots of drinks, music and dance and finally, fireworks. It was a good option if you are looking for a restaurant like 1 hour far from Lisbon. Very local in terms of food, easy parking, smoking area(outside), reasonable price and good service

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Thank Luiz P
Dublin, California
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Good food. Friendly service but please turn off some of those lights! We had two starters and shared a main course. Main courses are generously served so sharing is enough for two

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Thank Maryfeeney
Porto, Portugal
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183 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Huge space with a labyrinthic layout. There were a crowd waiting for a table, and a enormous amount of people already eating. We made a reservation by phone, but it was not very useful, because Mr. Camelo only take note of reservations and names when one arrived, and he seems to run the caos on a efficient way. Everyone got... More 

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Monção
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The food quality is average, and with that price tag you expect more. And the staff is barely friendly. Very disappointed with the overall service

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Thank Nuno R
United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

You know that feeling when you are served a decadent looking chocolate cake, but upon the delivery of that first bite you are greeted with bitter disappointment as the result of an unappetizing dry texture and bitter taste causing you to abandon all hope of reconciling the wide gap between appearance and reality? This pretty much summarizes our experience at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Very good overall image, personalized dishes and a fast good service, which is a bit unusual to see in a crowded restaurant. The food tasted very very good, but it comes with a price tag!

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Thank Ademar A
Melbourne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Restaurante Camelo serves great food typical of the region. They have cod dishes that are really good and a dish of pigs blood with rice that is amazing. If you are looking for traditional Portuguese food this is the place to come. Highly recommended.

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Thank Garfield29
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

While staying in the wonderful Quinta do Bento Novo in the village of Perre, not far from Vinia de Castelo, we looked for a place that could host 10 people, each one of is with it's own problematic food issues. Our hosts recommended Camelo in Santa Marta, 5 minutes away from our place and 10 minutes from the center of... More 

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Thank Chanoch L
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had a very good meal here, Seafood is a speciality of the area and my daughter and I shared a meal of Monk Fish, Prawns and rIce was was very tasty. Food was reasonably priced it fact we found we were able to eat out in Northern Portugal quite often. There were five of us and we all enjoyed... More 

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Thank SGeorge6
Portugal
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

Had a great time with friends, the food was awesome. I can even say that is probably one of the most well cooked meet I ever ate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Santa Marta 119 | Estrada Nacional 202, Viana do Castelo 4925-104, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viana do Castelo District  >  Viana do Castelo
  • Phone Number: +351 258 839 090

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