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Rua General Alves Pedrosa, Mesao Frio 5040-322, Portugal
+351 249 241 234
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09:00 - 23:30
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Mon 09:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sun 09:00 - 23:30
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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on our way back to Porto from Pinhao. So far it was the best restaurant in Porto area. Restaurant was full of locals. We asked very nice owner to recomend us sth from the region and he did. But first he gave us huge, tasty salad with fresh white bread. House wines red and white was the amazing... More 

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here just to have a quick dinner and we stayed there at least 3h. The food is amazing, the service it's awesome ✌🏼️✌🏼️ I recommend it to everyone.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Absolutely wonderful dinner (pork) in this atmospheric restaurant! We were among the locals (no tourists our night) who were very excited about the football game.Our waiter was the owner and was completely welcoming to us -even bringing us a glass of the local port wine on the house.

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bilbao
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Huge portions. Fresh and tasty food. They make you feel like you are eating in their home. You know it's good because it's filled with locals. We were the only foreigners. We enjoyed the owner's vinho verde, as well as his port, which he gave us on our way out. If you're looking for the real thing, this place is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

On request the owner has made special fish dish for our family. It was simple bbq dorade fish for four persons served with a local white whine. As appetizer we received a salad and olives. Total cost including desert approximately 50 Euro.

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Ulm, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

if you are looking for a restaurant for tradional food in Mesao Frio (or surroundings) which has freshly made dishes, come here!! A bit hidden at the very east of the the Mesao Frio "main street" next to a big butcher ("talho") you'll find this place. Owner's voice is like a bass opera singer but I suppose the cook is... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

Very local and excellent value! Charming location in the village. Try the baked cod and one of the beautiful handmade deserts. Skip the bottled wine and try the local stuff out of a jug.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2014

Typical Portuguese restaurant with excellent fresh meat and fish on a plate. Owner makes his own wines and port which he is very proud of and willing to let you taste. If you're looking for simple but pure food and don't care for strip lights, this is a place to be.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2013

A surprisingly large restaurant in the small village of Mesao Frio. Well patronised by locals at the end of their working day, with a range of steak, chop and fish dishes , simply served. Portions of meat, salad and accompanying french fries were enormous. Fine dining it is not, with no frills, but really good value.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Portuguese, Mediterranean
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:30
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua General Alves Pedrosa, Mesao Frio 5040-322, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Vila Real District  >  Mesao Frio
  • Phone Number: +351 249 241 234

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