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Cais de Gaia, Lj 630, Porto 4400, Portugal
+351 22 374 3930
12:00 - 02:00
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

One of the best Churrascarias in Portugal. Not expensive and very good quality meats. The starters are a lot and the style is very close to brazilian. It is wort to visit if you like this style of meats.

Thank johnpapado
1 review
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Last day in Portugal we wanted to take the chance for a last real Churrascaria, which we love from brazilian restaurants, especially because of the excellent quality level. After some time to find the restaurant in the special Cais de Gaia area for restaurants and not on the quayside (we followed too long the decribtion of Tripadvisor instead looking on... More 

Thank Christian S
Province of Cuneo, Italy
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

The location is on the Douro, the rodizio is about 20€ (until you are completely full) and the staff is friendly. Moreover there is live music almost every evening. Must go if you are in Porto

Thank chicla8486
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had a really great time at Mineirao a few days ago for a work team dinner. There were a number of different cuts of beef along with pork and sausages - very good quality although I did feel that there could have been more variation. In previous rodizios I've been to there is the inclusion of a salad bar... More 

Thank GustaveHenne
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

The place is great. We tried their rodizio two days in a row. We got rice, beans, bread and different kinds of salad served at our table for free, and then they came with so many delicious kinds of meat and an amazing grilled pineapple. We ate until we were completely full, and we even got refill on the rice... More 

Thank Sara B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

The restaurant it self once going was almost empty except for one table. The starters was very good and you could get full only from eating that. The meat it self comes non stop with constantly getting refills until you are explode. Deseret was also very nice. The amount of money paid was low and justified. Towards the end of... More 

Thank oferka
Eastern Norway, Norway
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178 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Good business dinner with traditional Brazilian meat, Sausages, vegetables and the rest that follows this type of food. Very good red wine and good service brings this to 3 points from me. Atmosphere was OK and location is quite good, just over the bridge and close to Doro. But there are more sophisticated Brazilian restaurants in Porto

Thank Tor S
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We really enjoyed our lunch on the terrace of this restaurant. We had the full rodizio: the food was plentiful and of good quality, for a reasonable price. The service was very good, notably Nelson, the main waiter on the terrace who was great fun as well as the other staff who dropped by with the great skewers or meat... More 

Thank penderepi
Brussels, Belgium
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183 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Really tasteful food with a really low price. For only 10€ per person we got: 6 different types of meat (1 chicken, 2 pork, 3 beef), salad, fries, fried banana, onion ring, rice & beans, bread, appetizers and ananas at the end. Friendly service and wonderful river view. For sure an experience to repeat!

2 Thank Naro1982
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2015

This is a Brazilian restaurant by the Douro River. It serves mainly Rodizio, but it also has some other great dish. The service is very good, and the food is delicious. Going here is an unforgettable experience.

Thank Roska

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$39
Brazilian, Barbecue, South American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cais de Gaia, Lj 630, Porto 4400, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 374 3930

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