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Restaurante O Carlos - CLOSED

Largo de Matos 167 | Moreira da Maia, Maia 4470-073, Portugal
+351 22 944 2102
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
8 May 2016
“Authentic with big portions. ”
18 Apr 2016
“affordable local food with a good service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Largo de Matos 167 | Moreira da Maia, Maia 4470-073, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

The food here was very nice, large portions and they bring a whole range of tapas to your table once you've ordered, which we thought was free but it got added to the bill. The food then arrives and the portions are big and we...More

Thank Nkechi O
Reviewed 18 April 2016

although Although the people had difficulties speaking English or French, they did their outmost best to accommodate me. The atmosphere is very Portuguese and the service is friendly and swift. A nice menu with a selection of fresh fish and good meat. In contradiction to...More

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Beautiful medieval grand hall, romantic atmosphere with a nice guitarist. The food is realy good, good quality and fresh products. The service is excellent. If you looking for a restaurant close to the airport don't miss it.

Thank camelo185
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We enjoyed this restaurant near the Porto Airport. The food was very good, as was the service. The owner was very kind and accommodating, as he picked us up at our nearby hotel (Park Hotel) and returned us after dinner,as my friend had an injured...More

Thank Ilene T
Reviewed 12 June 2015

I had to sleep near the airport for a very early flight in the morning, I found this restaurant by chance, it was a bit empty but very traditional, everyone was very nice and the service was fast, the food was simple, traditional but well...More

1  Thank alon_simantov11
Reviewed 15 April 2015

O Carlos is a quick walk from the airport hotels and is huge - have no fear of getting a table. They are famous for the pig - crispy skin, perfect meat - we asked for veges and salad, which were not on the menu,...More

Thank cara f
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Restaurant located in a very quiet location with easy free parking. Very attentive waiters with excellent food.

Thank Alfredo_Pinheiro
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Having been recommended by the receptionist at the Hotel Pedras Rubas we were collected by the owner at the time specifed, we didnt have any idea of what to expect and all I can say is that it was a very pleasant surprise, we opted...More

1  Thank Tubsie
Reviewed 1 May 2013

was not too sure what to expect at first but it was a nice surprise the food was good nothing exceptional or fancy but we don't always need those and of good portion, the price definitely good and friendly service. it is in fact good...More

2  Thank nick3317
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$48
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo de Matos 167 | Moreira da Maia, Maia 4470-073, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Maia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 944 2102
  • E-mail
30 years of fine portuguese tradicional restuarant were our special is Leitão à Bairrada.
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