We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Restaurante Afonso III

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rua de Tomas Vieira, 72, Macau, China
Name/address in local language
853-28586272
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

32 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 22: English reviews
Macao, Portugal
Level Contributor
197 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

The Afonso III already moved to another place! (near the round about of Kiang Wu Hospital) Still one of the best portuguese cuisine in macau! QUALITY, TASTY, VALUE!!! What we always said in portuguese! Tres B, Bom, Bonito, Barato!!! If u want to find a traditional portuguese food, Afonso will be your choice!!!

Helpful?
Thank Mouriska
Burlington, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2014

We lived in Macau for 15 years and Afonso's was our favourite restaurant (and in Macau there is no shortage of choice). Returning after 5 years absence we were immediately greeted by Afonso and his waitress. The food (and she remembered my favourite dish, the pork liver) was excellent. Whether you are in Macau for a brief visit or to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Chris154984
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level Contributor
106 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2014 via mobile

Whatever you do, arrive hungry! Hearty Portuguese fare in huge portions. Unlike other reviewers we found the wait-staff and owner pleasant and helpful. Given the sheer quantity of food, this is a bargin. Two people, two courses, a good bottle of wine and two coffees for HK$400. Excellent.

Helpful?
Thank Pounamu-s
Kyoto, Japan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2014

I asked for a typical Macao food, " could you please recommend something typical?" "We are in Macao... everything is typical" the waitress replied, as she laughed. Then I look at the menu again and I see Pasta. "Excuse me, Spaghetti bolognesa is typical from Macao?" I said. We left without even trying their food. Terrible service, dark atmosphere, not... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Frankrizzo2014
Macau, China
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2014

The owner of this restaurant, Afonso Carrão Pereira, does not hide the fact that non-regular customers are not welcome. You're lucky if you are greeted only by the rude waitress, like I was on my first visit when I dined solo. In a second visit with some friends, a clearly drunken Mr Pereira, started shouting at one of my friends,... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank MacauDude
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2013 via mobile

A Portuguese friend recommended this place to me. I respected his opinion and went along despite some of the hysteric reviews on Tripadvisor. The house white wine was excellent and good value. The Waitress was very friendly and efficient. The owner was also pleasant. Didn't see the metal bar that other reviewers have mentioned. We took the sausages as a... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank PatrickSH
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2013

I had been going to Afonso for over a year, at least once a week, before moving away from Macau. Upon my return today it was the first place I wanted to go, and it did not dissapoint. The food is excellent and a very reasonable price. I've lived in Rome, New York and New Orleans and often places with... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Archblonde
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2013

We chose this restaurant as my Brazilian girlfriend wanted to try authentic Portuguese food. The restaurant itself is dark but feels not too bad. The food was average, the clams were good but the Bacalhau was poor. But everything was oevrshadowed by the service. The waitress is extremely rude, and the owner is worse, a real grumpy old bast**d who... More 

Helpful?
5 Thank JamesSinclair79
Macau
Level Contributor
104 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2013

I went to Afonso III after a long absence. Nothing has changed, for the better or for the worse. The food is still good, the portions are still big, the place is still shabby, the female Filipino waiter still has no manners at all and business is still good - nevertheless.

Helpful?
4 Thank Goncalo2008
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
78 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2012

I often make a trip to Macau just to eat at this restaurant. My mother-in-law is a tough customer and loves it to. All my colleagues who have been there over the years are so impressed by the food and the value. Wine list is limited by great quality. I found the staff to be ok but am not there... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank ChinaJoe889

Travellers who viewed Restaurante Afonso III also viewed

 
Macau, China
 

Been to Restaurante Afonso III? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Tomas Vieira, 72, Macau, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Macau
  • Phone Number: 853-28586272

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Restaurante Afonso III staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?