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Adega Faustino

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Travessa Candido dos Reis, Chaves 5400-164, Portugal
+351 276 322 142
12:00 - 00:00
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Lisbon, Portugal
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135 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The quality of the food is good, but the guests should be aware that it is a "petiscos / tapas" place, not a "normal" restaurant. This means that each dish is small and you are supposed to order more than one and also separately order side dishes. Nevertheless the overall price is reasonable ... although not the best option in... More 

Thank Luis M
Chaves, Portugal
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We had dinner in this place that I found on the internet. Though I am from Chaves, I had never been there before. I used to go to other places but that day (Monday) they were closed so I had to find another place to take my Greek friends out for Portuguese food, and I am glad I did. I... More 

Thank Christina C
Lisbon, Portugal
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Excellent food and great value. A very good traditional Portuguese list. The place very very nice. The service is nice. Recommended.

Thank Grace P
Lisbon, Portugal
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

During our holidays, we stopped at Adega Faustino for dinner. Having been there many years before on our honeymoon, we had very good memories from eating there, and wanted to share this with our two children. It did not disappoint. We ordered a selection of appetizers to eat, and everything was really, really good. To top it off, the prices... More 

Thank Helge G
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Adega do Faustino is a must visit for anyone going to Chaves. The room is unique as an old wine cellar was converted into a "petiscos" (portuguese tapas) style restaurant. They kept the old room style intact with a beautifully engineered roof support, five 3000 liter vats and the original cobbled floor. On some of the tables you sit on... More 

Thank MarioForjazSecca
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ordered a tuna steak and lamb chops respectively. My meat was ok but the portion not large. The small tuna portion was inedibly salty so we politely asked to change it for more chops. The waiter became sarcastic and made pointed comments about salt when we asked for a second salad (again, because of small portions).... More 

Thank HowardTh
Brisbane Australia
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Great local food, friendly old fashioned service, great atmosphere in an old winery, reasonable prices - what more could you ask for?

Thank TedStriker8
Windsor UK
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114 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We enjoyed this place so much, we ate there twice. Offering traditional foods at reasonable prices (cheap by UK standards), we felt able to experiment with a variety of dishes. It was the only restaurant we saw practically full (in late July) - customers were nearly all Portuguese - a mix of tourists and locals - but we were made... More 

Thank ElaineWindsorUK
Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Good honest cooking, great wines and very reasonable cost. We got there early and were the only ones in the restaurant for about an hour, thereafter it seemed to fill up with largely locals.

Thank Philip R
Nigran, Spain
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Friendly staff is taking care of your wishes, and provide good service. The food is honest traditional meals, prepared with care and with good ingredients. All for a very reasonable price

Thank John M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa Candido dos Reis, Chaves 5400-164, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Vila Real District  >  Chaves
  • Phone Number: +351 276 322 142

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