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Taberna do Arrufa

) #1 of 8 Restaurants in Cuba $$ - $$$ , Portuguese,
Travessa das Francas 3 | Cuba, Alentejo, Cuba 7940-179, Portugal
+351 967 229 487
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (2 reviews)
“tavern” (2 reviews)
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Grill, Portuguese, Bar, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Travessa das Francas 3 | Cuba, Alentejo, Cuba 7940-179, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Google maps got us close. We finally just parked and got there on foot. Make sure you pin the location of your car. Get the octopus. You'll thank me.

Thank DavidSTT
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Though a bit off the beaten path, this was one of our favorites on our trip to Portugal. The octopus was grilled a special way (our Portuguese wasn't great so we didn't quite get how it was prepared), with garlic, olive oil and cilantro served...More

Thank rawlsw
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

During our road trip through Portugal, we accidentally stepped into this bar while visiting the lovely village Cuba. We were the only couple sitting in the garden and were served perfectly by the friendly waitress. Cause we were visiting this place in low season, we...More

Thank TimAkkerman
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great environment. Very welcoming room with a relaxing vibe. Food is very good, with typical Alentejo dishes. Must try: goat cheese with honey.

Thank Rui S
Reviewed 19 December 2016

It was an amazing discovery in a little village not too far from Beja. An old tavern with magnificent snacks at a reasonable price. If you have the chance to go with a group even better as you can try many traditional Portuguese gastronomy very...More

Thank Rui O
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in Cuba on the way to the coast. TripAdvisor told us to go to this lovely restaurant in this small town. We were greeted by this super nice waitress. She took good care of us by recommending what to eat and always looking that...More

Thank astridlyse
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Very good . The friendliness of the people is contagious, sympathetic people around. Good wine, good food.

Thank Manuel F
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

It's a really nice place, with a great service and a delicious and tipical meals! It's quite and friendly. When you are eating you can listen "canticos alentejanos" alentejans's music. I'M, sure, i all be back!!

Thank Ritasaldanhaa
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

What to say? Everything is how it's supposed to be. Great service even better food, good price. The food takes time to arrive but you're in Alentejo, it should be like that! The small patio is a great place to eat when the sun is...More

Thank Jorge P
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

My family and I were searching for a local dining experience and we certainly found it nestled in the tiny town of Cuba at Taberna do Arrufa. There were no tourists dining at this restaurant. We were seated and quickly brought the obligatory olives, bread...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Grill, Portuguese, Bar, Mediterranean
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa das Francas 3 | Cuba, Alentejo, Cuba 7940-179, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Beja District  >  Cuba
  • Phone Number: +351 967 229 487
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