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Palco

#232 of 1,557 Restaurants in Porto}
$$$$European, Portuguese,
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
+351 22 040 9620
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (27 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
“langoustine” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the 8 course tasting menu and thought it was delicious. We were surprised that this restaurant does not have a Michelin star. There were a few stand out moments. The tangerine and coriander pre-dessert had us a bit worried, but we were blown...More

Thank Thomas I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievable food with good taste and high quality. About the price per course on lunch is very cheap when comparing with what we get. Absolutely perfect and if food can make you happy this is a place that you'll love it! Cool staff and friendly...More

Thank Son N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we stayed in the hotel where this restaurant is, we booked for the first evening. There is a tasting menu, but we ate à la carte. High quality and finesses Also a lot of wines by the glas, and good information by the sommelier...More

Thank paultje44
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We tried to have dinner at 2 other restaurants which were full. As a final attempt we tried Palco & to our surprise when we showed up, the restaurant was basically empty. It’s a shame because the dishes were creatively prepared and beautifully presented. The...More

Thank teikngan
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled onto this place by accident,and what a lucky find. We had the six course tasting menu with accompanying wines for €65+ €25 each. It was beautifully presented by the chef and elegantly served by the lovely Angolan/Portugese hostess and the very excellent sommelier,...More

Thank ChrisB1949
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had the tasting menu (€80) plus wine pairings (€35). The amuse bouches were a bit odd to be honest - frozen melon and a tacky potato skin which while clever didn't do much on the palate. The best dishes were the crayfish and the...More

Thank GeorgieScarles
Reviewed 27 August 2017

So the Michelin guide recommended this restaurant, and for a very very good reason. Even though it's situated in a hotel with a corny decor, the food was INCREDIBLE. We ordered the two different tasting menus which effectively presented us with 14 different courses and...More

Thank avisito98
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The evening started well of, but soon we realized how unprofessional the staff was. Even though mentioned twice that one guest doesn't eat any pork, it didn't work out. the chef the service told us there is no pork in the menu. Actually there was...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A bit off the beaten track but well worth the climb up the hill from the river. The tasting menu was a series of imaginative, delicious delights. Wonderful experience and really good value for the quality of food served. Thoroughly recommend! Should be Michelin starred...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed in hotel teatro and red the restaurant in the hotel had a bib gourmet from michelin, we thought we give it a try, we choice the 6 course tasting experience, which was a very good choice, loved the excellent taste of the food...More

Thank Welletjes
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Response from LizG1947 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I can't remember exactly how much the tasting menu was but we paid 220 euros for four of us including a bottle of wine. The food was quite exceptional so please do go if you can. It is in the current... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$65
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal (Formerly Hotel Teatro)
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 040 9620
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Description
Situated on the main floor of Hotel Teatro, the restaurant is the center of exotic and contemporary sensations, with the delicious production brought to you by a perfectly attuned cast of tastes.
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