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Bacalhoeiro

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Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 22 375 9408
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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386 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel and enjoyed it.The majority of dishes do feature , salt cod .We chose fried salt cod and did not find it too salty.We drank a bottle of refreshing vhino Verde and had a good creme caramel type dessert.A very popular restaurant which filled up quickly after we arrived.The staff were friendly and... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and excellent service , probably the best Bacalhau i have ever had, cooked to perfection. Ask for the bacalhau a Bras, highly recommend it 20 euros per person you can have a main course (generous portion) and a beer or glass of wine.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location alongside the walk in front of the old city The place was busy on a Monday night, which is a good sign, however I could find a spot in the terrace and enjoy the view and the summer evenings breeze. Above all, the bacalhau Porto style was delicious, I was satisfied with that dish while sipping a Douro... More 

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Madrid
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Loved the wide choice of Portuguese recipes of bacalhau ( traditional or not ) they serve. Delicious bacalhau a bras and bacalhau com natas, as well as the 4 other options we tried. Nice setting with an overwhelming view of Porto. Kindest, helpful staff, average price: 20 euros per person with a main dish and a dessert per person. It... More 

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Lagos, Portugal
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156 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We keep wanting to enjoy bacalao, but the majority of times we have tried it we found it to be salty. This is even after the proprietors swear that all the salt has been soaked out. This is a very nice restaurant. The ambiance is classy modern Service is reasonably prompt considering it was busy. The menu offers pages upon... More 

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Piraeus, Greece
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

As a place this restaurant is quite ordinary and nothing really special. When we made reservations on the phone they didn't even bother to tell us that they onely reserve inside and not outside. The food was too salty and in no way it was worth the money we paid. The staff was completely clueless and we weren't able to... More 

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

If you want to eat cod, and why wouldn't you if you are visiting Porto, then this restaurant is to be recommended. After a morning of wandering around the old town then crossing the Douro for some port tasting, we were ready for lunch. We shared a small portion of goat's cheese cooked with honey and nuts. As a main... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Forget the great view of Porto's Ribeira, the bridge and Douro river. The place says by the name: only serving codfish! The starters were not more than OK, but the main dish was really worth! For around 14 euros (27 for 2 people), they serve a fair piece of tall codfish. We had Joao do Porto, and would definitely come... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

After taking the river Doero cruise, Bacalhoeiro was recommended. Food was great and the dessert were outstanding.

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Bahrain
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Excellent food. We had two dishes and shared - Grilled Cod and Grilled Salmon. This restaurant specialises in Cod and it was delicious. The Salmon was first class too. The Cod was carefully taken from the bone and served to my plate by Joao, the waiter. He had recommended this particular Cod dish and it far exceeded our expectations. The... More 

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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
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 375 9408

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