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O Albertino

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Largo do Mercado 8 | Folgosinho, Gouveia 6290-081, Portugal
+351 238 745 266
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12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Juiz de Fora - MG
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182 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether or not you have a reservation, the show starts when you enter the restaurant and ask for a table: you´ll be waiting for a room-manager that literally shouts the family names on the waiting list... When seated, you´ll be introduced to various plates of regional gastronomy, all supposed to be family produced, and accompanied by their own wines... If... More 

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Thank Mário Sérgio R
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a unique spot in Portugal! People come from all over the country! People hire buses just to go there for lunch! Yes, it has to be Lunch! You will spend two hours eating like no tomorrow! Typical food from Portugal.

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Thank DaveMarcus123
Oeiras, Portugal
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

You need food...lot of food...delicious food..if so you are in the right place. Eat 5 different disches, and eat, eat, eat just until you blow it.

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Thank PSLF
Paris, France
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Speechless. We had plentiful rain and mist so the entire place was a tad literary. Food, lodging and overall attention by Albertino [even if S. never called back, ahem] was amazing. Would be at pains to be more specific – so many good things ... Obrigado !

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Thank Alikindoin
Lisbon, Portugal
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110 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

One price (16€), four main dishes. Three desserts. Bread, water and coffee included. No menu. Two of the dishes are gorgeous (arroz de cabidela and feijoada de javali). Serving is clearly intended for those with a huge apetite.

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Thank Paulo M
Tracy, California
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

We were late for our reservation,because we went to the other Albertinho down the road where they have parties,so we walked back to the original,a little old man smiled and said my name,we were taken upstairs it was quite busy for one server but the service was excellent,no menu some starters then four entrees, then dessert you come out like... More 

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Viseu, Portugal
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211 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

This place is highly crowded, especially on sundays. Reservation is needed in order not to wait too much. For 16€ you can taste some typical food from Portugal / this region. The "arroz de cabidela" and "feijoada de javali" were great. The other two dishes were just OK. Before leave this place, you must try the desserts. Live music is... More 

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Thank Luís C
Lisbon, Portugal
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

No menu. One price. Typical portuguese food. Let the food flow... it's 3 meals with all included. Don't Forget to drink a liqueur at the end in the cafe... If you go there don't be surprise by the look in the ground floor, it's look like a normal little café of the village. the best thing to do it's to... More 

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Thank GIlberto E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

If it could be rated 7* I would....but be ready....you need to ibernate after!!! 5 plates of outstanding food!!!

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Thank Douglas D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

O Albertino is a nice typical restaurant to go with family and friends, the food is tasty and very well served. Later, you can go sightseeing the awsome landscapes in Folgosinho. Warning, you may need to make reservations because its full everytime.

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Thank Rui C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Portuguese, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Mercado 8 | Folgosinho, Gouveia 6290-081, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Guarda District  >  Gouveia
  • Phone Number: +351 238 745 266

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