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Palco

#245 of 1,546 Restaurants in Porto}
$$$$European, Portuguese,
Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
+351 22 040 9620
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (26 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (7 reviews)
“langoustine” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Rua Sa da Bandeira 84, Porto 4000-427, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago 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 6 days ago 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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Had lunch and dinner at Palco during our stay at Hotel Teatro. High quality of products, very good food, great wine. Excellent staff. Recommended !

Thank Roeland W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Wife and I had the 8 course dinner , loved it. Very nice, high class, special occasion type meal. The price for teh city of Porto is high compared to other places, BUT the same meal in the USA would cost 3 times as much....More

Thank theworstkid
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A little quiet on a Monday night but the service and food was amazing. A free bottle of champagne and the staff made sure we had everything we needed. Food was delicious we had both tasting menus with 3 of us having 8 courses and...More

Thank Tim R
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8 July 2016|
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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

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  • 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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
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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