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Restaurante Casa Adao

Avenida Ramos Pinto n0 252, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
+351 22 375 0492
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (8 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Avenida Ramos Pinto n0 252, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and good service(!) We had a chicken dish and grilled salmon.- both very good. Green soup was a nice starter. Nothing spectacular, but nice quality food and preparation.

Thank brrr21
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a small restaurant visited by local people in spite of all the menus in different languages at the door. The furniture is simple, but the food is authentic and good.

Thank J T
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Tasty and traditional Portuguese food! We loved the atmosphere in the restaurant! The staff is very nice and the food is generous. Great experience 👍😊

Thank Nuno T
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Very good restaurant. Do not hesitate to taste their fish!! Located at the end of the alley full of restaurant for tourist, this place offers very large portions for decent prices. Just as other reviewers said, the old waiter is not friendly. Rather ask for...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

charming unfussy place with excellent value menu. Owner was great fun - he’s a character. Fab desserts and excellent glugging wine.

Thank seangriffin
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Casa Adao has a variety of fresh and well prepared seafood and traditional portuguese cuisine. The place is small but cozy. The services is quick and every single dish we tried was delicious. Their house wine was very reasonable priced and the white whine was...More

Thank laura k
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

When you enter, you might think you wouldn't get that much for dinner. The plastic wrapped bread on the table doesn't look too convincing neither. The waiters (children of the chef, assuming) are doing an ok job. We ordered a mixed fish platter since we...More

Thank Magdalena_the_M
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Simple Portuguese restaurant. Multilingual menu. Waiters are helpful and friendly, except the older one whom I think maybe the owner. I like the vegetable soup and codfish cake. The lamb and clam were so so. Bread not served hot (seems common in Portugal). Easy to...More

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We had great experience at this place. The waiter was super friendly and the food was freshly made for us quickly. Definately worth to visit!

Thank Tibor Endre W
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for lunch thinking we had arrived at our chosen restaurant which happened to be next door! Not disappointed lovely fresh fish house wine. Lots of Portuguese having lunch. Worth a visit.

Thank helliecam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ramos Pinto n0 252, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 375 0492
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