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Restaurante Pedro dos Frangos

#83 of 1,479 Restaurants in Porto
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Rua do Bonjardim 223, Porto 4000-124, Portugal
+351 22 200 8522
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
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Showing 136: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Not knowing much about portugal I expected to find lots of chicken shops in porto. After several days not finding any I googled chicken shops and found pedros dos frangos. when we arrived we were waved through and upstairs to find proper seating (not at the bar like downstairs). They had a menu in english but to be honest I... More 

Thank pixiely
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Great frango churrasco for a great price. Very typical portuguese food, frango churrasco. In 5 minutes you have your chicken barbecued and very tasty for 7/8 euros!

Thank Daniela E
Florence, Italy
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78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Not that nice from the outside, but great inside! Kind staff, english menu (very useful indeed!) and cheap dishes. We tried chicken, fish and desserts and everithing was good. Will definitely eat here again!

Thank Irene_85
Stockholm, Sweden
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89 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013

It would be interesting to know!we went there and,besides the fact that none of the waiter could speak english (after a week inPortugal I learned to accept that...)they were a bit cold and unfriendly.First we ordered bacalhau (cod), which was way too salty, a sign that they didn't take the right time to make it properly.My girlfriend ordered quejo and,... More 

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477 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 509 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2013

It's a good sign when the restaurant has 3 floors, and they opened restaurant #2 across the street. We had the grilled sardines - a Portugeuse favorite - us, not so much as there were too many little fine bones for our taste. Too much work. Otherwise, the Portugeuse BBQ chicken, the veal, grilled octopus, was excellent! The tripe was,... More 

Thank pw0867
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2013

The name says it all: go here to experience barbecue chicken in diner-style restaurant. It is very popular with locals, so you may be required to wait for a seat - however there is additional seating upstairs spread over two floors. The chicken is available in two varieties (regular and picante - spicy) although picante is not excessively hot. Either... More 

1 Thank JamesF969
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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328 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 359 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2013

First we should say we had piri piri chicken in Porto, Lisbon and Albufeira at 6 different places. This was the best and most authentic. We arrived to a small line up and decided to wait and try to sit at the counter. We waited 20 minutes and watched not less than a person for each waiting minute getting takeout.... More 

Thank CanadianBoys
Porto, Portugal
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2013

It's a normal service, but for the cost it's very good becase chicken is really good for the price including drinks. just a local/typical restaurant where you can enjoy a good meal for grat price in a central place next to aliados

Thank jaqueline c
Santa Cruz da Graciosa, Azores, Portugal
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2013

The best grilled chicken I have eaten, large portions served with crispy french fries, large mixed salad, a litre jug of ice cold vinho verde da casa - and all served by friendly helpful waiters. My friends and I ate there four times during our stay (we enjoyed our first meal there so much, and it was very reasonably priced,... More 

1 Thank Ann P
los angeles
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2013

but not the best chicken I ate in portugal..... but still good overall good restaurant, would recommend. Like how there is number 1 and 2 across the road good sized portions too

1 Thank jasonjm2005

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Bonjardim 223, Porto 4000-124, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 200 8522

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?