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Restaurante a Gruta, Lda

Avenida General Humberto Delgado 2, Evora 7005-158, Portugal
+351 266 708 186
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (2 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Avenida General Humberto Delgado 2, Evora 7005-158, Portugal
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

The food in this busy restaurant is not that of a high-quality restaurant but reminds one rather of the food at home - and is excellent from that perspective. The fries shown on the photo are fried in a sort of lobby separate from the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Willem A
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a great find just outside of the city walls in Evora. Filled with locals, the chicken is cooked on the BBQ and is the real Portuguese Nando's! The chicken was so juicy with perfectly crispy skin. What a bargain too, €15 for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ClareS84
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We had the most incredible Chicken we have ever had. After 11 days of fantastic food across the Alentejo we needed something a little more straight up and simple. Guilty of the odd Nando’s in the UK but never had the real Portuguese chicken. This...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rockinblues1980
Reviewed September 16, 2018

We went on our first night in Evora.as not too far from the Moov Hotel where we were staying. The place is not much to look at. You go through a smallish doorway into a large lobby where there's a bank of huge barbecues and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Excellent value for money , hidden gem walking distance from our hotel Olive Évora no fuss just fill up and go

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Wanderer294838
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This place was recommended to us by a local and did not disappoint. The food was good and shockingly cheap we honestly thought they must of made a error.... by no its just outstandingly good value. The place was mainly full of locals and others...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed May 15, 2018

You know how when you have been travelling for a while and eating constantly and you just want some plain food, simply served in a relaxing environment? Well, this is the place to come to. Unpretentious to a fault, warm, welcoming, cheap and tasty. What...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Montezoomer
Reviewed March 20, 2018

This restaurant was recommended to us by the receptionist at your hotel. It is just outside the City Walls and there is either street parking or you can park in one of the large parking areas and walk to it in under a minutes. As...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank TMLB
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

I'm sorry to have to give this review, but my bad experience came as a result of high expectations due to the high ranking of the restaurant. It turned out it was normal/nothing special/poor and on top of that the black pork 'secretos' were so...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 558petyal
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Despite the fact that is a small place, it is very cozy. It was a bit crowded, we had to wait about 15 minutes but afterwards the service was fast. The staff was great. The food comes in good portions for the price although do...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jóni S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida General Humberto Delgado 2, Evora 7005-158, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Alentejo  >  Evora District  >  Evora
  • Phone Number: +351 266 708 186
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