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Restaurante Burro Velho

Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
+351 244 764 174
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“black pork” (3 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after visiting the Batalha Monastery. They have an extensive menu - meat and seafood included. The seafood is fresh and swimming in the tanks! The restaurant was super busy but we managed a table after a ten minute wait. Food was...More

Thank Mon_Petit14
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent lunch of octopus & salad. Simply excellent with great service. Meal included seafood pasta which was also excellent.

Thank Haydeboo
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Very popular among locals, the restaurant has a wine shop next door and a bar with tapas on the other side. We found our service excellent, the wines delicious (and the waiters very knowledgable about them. Our Grilled sea bass was absolutely delicious as were...More

Thank Bonesetter
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We went to just the wine bar section for drinks one night and the ambiance is incredible! The bar has everything you have ever wanted and they make some incredible cocktails. Very cool atmosphere and great service

Thank MCNas
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a drink on a nice sunny afternoon. Sheltered area outside with a few tables. Nice cold beers and very good local wines. Close to the monastery. Very nice!

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We came without a reservation so waited s bit - we then enjoyed a lovely octopus salad, an octopus rice, an octopus a lagareira and spaghetti with seafood, all washed down with some Vinho Verde. Waiters looked well after us.

Thank GrisyGer
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We were torn over ordering lobster or fish. The waiter convinced us that ordering the shellfish with rice was the way to go. It's a meal prepared for two. It had crab, mussels, cockles, shrimp, lobster, and I'm sure other stuff. It's served in a...More

Thank FrexicanJoseph
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Fish is overpriced, service is very unfriendly and all locals are served first! Options are limited in town but if you can avoid please do so.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this place so we walked down in the evening and had a great experience. The waiters helped explain the dishes and recommended the wine that would go best with our meal. We close the octopus rice, s traditional Dish that was amazing....More

1  Thank TravellingProf12345
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I ordered codfish, it was good essp. the parts with garlic was really nice. The serving staff were very friendly. The Salad which they called Mira. ( i do not know if i write correct ) was also remarkable. I will ask for the fresh...More

1  Thank cgdsdgr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Batalha
  • Phone Number: +351 244 764 174
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Um restaurante tradicional e de caracter informal, valorizadopela qualidade dos produtos servidos, e pelo atendimento prestado. Com vista para o Mosteiro da Batalha, o Restaurante Burro Velho dispoe de um espaco acolhedor e com uma atmosfera de confortos bom gosto, em suma um cenario ideal para apreciar o melhor da comida tradicional confecionadas com criatividade e com ingredientes criteriosamente escolhidos e cultivados, ( sempre que possivel recorrendo a agricultura biologica ).
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