We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

A Brasileira - CLOSED

Rua da Firmeza 129, Porto 4000-225, Portugal
+351 22 205 8069
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
10 Oct 2013
“Small local restaurant with home-cooked food.”
30 Apr 2013
“really good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua da Firmeza 129, Porto 4000-225, Portugal
All Details
Reviews (82)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2013

I don't know if this is the former restaurant reincarnated in a small space in a very quiet part of Porto (Rua Firmeza, 129) or not, but it bears the name. We loved it. The food is very Portuguese and is cooked simply. The restaurant...More

Thank WingerJack
Reviewed 30 April 2013

We had lunch here, was really good, the fish and the vinho verde. And when you're used to Dutch prices it's not expensive at all.

Thank Rolf B
Reviewed 16 March 2013

We decided to eat here at the last minute on the last night of a trip to visit our daughter who was at Porto uni. We were attracted by the traditional interior, the fairly authentic menu and that the place was full - including many...More

Thank bazpool
Reviewed 10 February 2013

I’ve been to A Brasileira in January, while I was staying in Oporto with my boyfriend. As it was the first time we have been to Portugal, we were looking for a Restaurant with typical Portuguese food. The receptionist of our hotel recommended us this...More

1  Thank Adriaantje V
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Good food especially the steak, attentive service and reasonable value for money.Waiter very knowledgeable about local wine.

Thank nigel p
Reviewed 24 October 2012

Don't go here! We went on a romantic night out, since it looked quite nice inside. We should have known better, since they had a menu in four languages outside... and when we ordered some of the dishes on the menu we were told they...More

1  Thank Saskia R
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Everything was just awfull. The tout who lured us in, boasted it was the oldest restaurent in Porto. By the time we were finished we thought it was past its sell by date and time it was closed for good. Stone cold chips, inedible lamb...More

1  Thank seadog229
Reviewed 1 October 2012

We just ate there, but we're totally not impressed. The waitors were arguing, but that was not the worst. The food was not fresh, the fish had some smell about it, the cabbage was overcooked and seemed to be reheated in the microwave. The grilled...More

1  Thank Withagen
Reviewed 23 September 2012

We ate here one night when Costume Bistro nearby was closed (sadly). I had the melon and ham, the melon was not quite ripe. John had a fish soup which was ok. I then had the monk fish risotto which I really looked forward to...More

1  Thank Skiers12
Reviewed 29 August 2012

The evening started pleasantly enough at this restaurant for my student daughter and myself. A long wait for service and I made a point of checking that the appetisers brought to us unrequested carried a charge (3.5 euro) for a lovely fish dip with mini...More

1  Thank Louise W
Nearby HotelsSee all 111 hotels in Porto
The Artist Porto Hotel & Bistro
345 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel Sao Jose
384 reviews
.19 km away
Porto Domus Hotel
170 reviews
.19 km away
Hotel do Norte
396 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Nata Lisboa
811 reviews
.22 km away
Porto Caco
111 reviews
.20 km away
Restaurante The Artist Bistro
125 reviews
.13 km away
Dom Alkroque
33 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Capela das Almas
685 reviews
.26 km away
Rua Santa Catarina
3,021 reviews
.30 km away
Moreda Garden)
8 reviews
.21 km away
Campo 24 de Agosto Garden
13 reviews
.35 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$18 - US$37
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Firmeza 129, Porto 4000-225, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 205 8069
One of the oldest Restaurants of the city, open since 1903 with Portuguese Typical Cuisine.Taste the flavors of the traditional Portuguese cuisine, surrounded by history and a relaxing environment, in this centenarian place in the city center.Start your night with a different Mixology Cocktail in our Cocktail Bar and you'll be surprised!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing