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Rua do Raimundo n0 47, Evora 7000-661, Portugal
+351 266 744 116
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07:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:30 - 22:30
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having drinks on the square in Evora is great fun but to eat head down the side streets. We were advised to seek out this great restaurant and were not disappointed. Service was friendly and food delicious. Try the tomato based soup with eggs and spicy sausage which you pour over the local bread and that is just for staters... More 

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Thank ChristineLopes
Lone Tree, Colorado
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330 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

First, be warned - the portions are huge! Very generous amounts of food at excellent prices. We had the pork and clams with potatoes. The platter was full with very tender and moist pork beautifully complemented by the clams and small cubes of potatoes, all in a tasty and flavorful sauce. Very light and bursting with flavor. I will say... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Chose chorizo and bread from the couvert. Veal cutlets were tasty but a bit tough served with crisp like pots Black pork was tasty and plenty with same pots no veg . We never know when to order them or not. Shared an orange cake Bottle of wine €40 Evening visit not so busy as daytime Staff helpful

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Thank Kangol1
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Went there for a quick lunch upon arriving in Évora. Food was good and the price is fair. Service was a bit slow otherwise it would get 4 stars

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Thank João F
Lisbon, Portugal
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

The title pretty much says it all, a must go for anyone, specially on a budget ;) cozy and friendly staff

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Thank Gf_tripadvising
Portugal
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

We arrived at closing time for lunch, however the owner was very happy to let us in. We had two fantastic regional dishes, Tomatada and the Lagartinhos with asparagus Migas. Wonderful meal. The service was descreet and attentive. Highly recommend this place and will be back!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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170 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

We were not overly hungry but engined the sole and the pork ribs. The cover was more than enough to start, we took the full 4 offerings. The veggies were boiled and over done to my taste, but the chips were home made and good. Wine, local, inexpensive and reasonable. All in all not a place I would go again... More 

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Thank Bdh26
Madeira, Portugal
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

Wonderful Tomato Soup to start and highly recommend the Porc Alentejo with cubed potatoes, Pork and Clams, wow! Had a wonderful meal here and the smells coming from the front door was the main reason for entering the restaurant, a true local style restaurant, elbows touching is expected as compact eating area but worth it.

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Thank Vanessa M
Newmarket, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

My husband and I happened upon Medieval while strolling around trying to find a place to have our evening meal. We have always made a point to observe where the locals eat, and this is one of them. The delicious aromas lured us in and it was all uphill from there. Our waiter was very helpful and we decided to... More 

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Thank Linda S
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015

Spent the day in gorgeous Evora and was stunned how the traditional Alentejo food blew me away. Just great, just excellent old fashioned home food. fantastic

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Portuguese, Soups, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:30
Saturday
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Raimundo n0 47, Evora 7000-661, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Evora District  >  Evora
  • Phone Number: +351 266 744 116
Description
typical food from Alentejo

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