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A Grade

Rua Sao Nicolau 9, Porto 4050-561, Portugal
+351 22 332 1130
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lime tart” (14 reviews)
“octopus” (72 reviews)
“goat” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
$$ - $$$
Rua Sao Nicolau 9, Porto 4050-561, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very small typical Porto establishment family run with a small incredible well prepared and presented dishes. A must while in Porto. We had been waiting to have octopus, the very best we have had anywhere. Strongly suggest making a reservation, which we did all...More

Thank Oldsalt4
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

small restaurant...family business...great fresh food...owner and staff (family) very friendly....strongly recommend but need to reserve as only few tables (outside/inside) available

Thank Fei1943
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very small, unassuming restaurant that does not disappoint. The food is outstanding, service efficient and friendly. We started out each night with small, fried sardines and a nice mixed salad platter. My wife loved her octopus(both nights) and our friend and I...More

Thank john r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite the food, service is not so friendly or helpful, especially if you don't speak the language.

Thank Lynnbrownstone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A little bit hard to find a table here. The place is pretty small and many touristic guides recommend this restaurant. The customer is very friendly and funny, but more seriousness sometimes would also be appreciated. The salad and the "a grade" bacalhau were fantastic,...More

Thank Marco C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Simple traditional restaurant in the district of Ribeira. The thing that made the difference is the black pork cheeks, probably the best dish we had in Portugal so far! You should definitely taste it!!

Thank Scilla P
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

A Grade is really a gem. A very small restaurant hidden in the r. São Nicolau with only a few tables. Great service, great choice of wines and a very diverse menu. Food was exquisite. No 1 restaurant in Porto as far as I am...More

Thank NikiNL
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a lovely family run restaurant. The food was delicious and the atmosphere quaint. We thoroughly enjoyed it!

Thank piggy54321
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We loved our meal here - the baked octopus is so deliciously tender, and the steak was juicy and cooked perfectly! Lime tart a yummy finish. The option of a small bottle of wine was ideal. Our waiter was very pleasant and efficient, especially considering...More

Thank TorontoMom50
Reviewed 25 June 2017

While not a fancy dining experience,this is a great place to have a simple meal. The seafood is fresh and tasty. The prices are reasonable, and the service top notch.

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7 September 2017|
Response from gmm05 | Property representative |
Hello Its reserve, yes you came use visa or MasterCard
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23 August 2017|
Response from gmm05 | Property representative |
Hello Sir Your reservation is confirm name Richard. See you on 13 September.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sao Nicolau 9, Porto 4050-561, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 332 1130
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