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312 Sam Nujoma Avenue, Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 272 900
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Windhoek
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There was a time when O Portuga was one of my favorite restaurant mainly because they had delicious seafood in particularly the seafood kebab but this last year we went three times and each time was a disappointment. There is always something missing on the menu mainly in the seafood category and often the seafood kebab, the service is terribly... More 

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Thank Parsnipou
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the O portuga on a monday night and many of the dishes were not available. The food was bland and the only dish we had worth trying is the seafood pasta. But we only had fishdishes, mabye the are better with meat? The service was friendly but rather slow. And the waitress did not give the right information... More 

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Thank Caroline J
Johannesburg, South Africa
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59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went back again because the fish and the veggies tested yummy. I enjoyed both lunches I had at this restaurant. I would recommend it to everyone who visits Windhoek.

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Thank Munya K
Mauritius
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have had lunch at oPortuga three times over the past month. Dishes that we enjoyed most were the fresh whole fish, butterfly grilled. Tasty and quite pleasant with Vegetables on the side, steamed and not greasy. Portuguese sausage style chorizo was also quite tasty. Service is friendly and efficient. Restaurant is not far from city centre (about 5 minutes by... More 

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Thank Donald789
London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having spent a few days in the Namib Desert came into Windhoek looking for some decent food before hopping on a plane. O'Portuga did not disappoint at all. Both of us (my companion had been before) opted for the seafood kebab. Beautifully fresh, extremely juicy and hit the spot before the flight back to Europe. The service wasn't super speedy... More 

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Thank Jonathan S
Zaragoza, Spain
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155 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The grilled sole and the white sangría were yummy. The price was reasonable. The service... well, not good at all: it seems every waitress is assigned to certain tables, so you must always ask for things to that waitress. If you approach a different one, you'll never get them!

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Thank fufaita
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

What a wonderful place to eat! Extensive traditional Portuguese menu. I had chicken and was given amazing "jungle juice' by the manager which had my scalp sweating for hours. Service is excellent, wine menu extensive, and bear on tap to quench my never ending thirst. The restaurant is very clean, the toilets very good and clean, and in general, very... More 

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Thank Gordon-Upton
Johannesburg, South Africa
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60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Offers irresistable steaks! On two occassions had Kudu and Oryx steak which did not disappoint. This is highly recommended.

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Thank OderoA
Durbanville, South Africa
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

a typical nice, noisy Portuguese restaurant with excellent food and mediocre service, the menu can please any taste

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Thank B8383MHmartinp
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Fresh fish, great seafood kebabs, hot properly cooked chips and good service. Only dislike is the TVs which are on

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Seafood, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Sam Nujoma Avenue, Windhoek, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Khomas Region  >  Windhoek
  • Phone Number: +264 61 272 900
Description
predominantly, but not exclusively fish

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