Smarter ambiance than other restaurants in the town. Tepid food on cold plates. Indifferent service. Could easily have been better.
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The restaurant looks clean and sophisticated without being over priced. The menu had some very god choices however since this was during the chestnut season we asked for a soup and 2 chestnut dishes. The soup was excelent but the chestnut dishes were a more...More
Considering the beauty of this small town, one would expect this restaurant to be better. It is just average - both in terms of food and the efficiency of the staff. The location is great, with a beautiful view from the windows ... but food...More
Do not eat here unless you can waste away hours of your vacation time and put up with a very rude and obnoxious waiter. After order was placed we waited I hour for soup and did not get what we ordered, 2 orders of hot...More
Food was very good, and the wine was excellent. we alwys try to choose the locally produced wine to support the local community. We weren't disappointed with the "600" - meaning it was grown at 600ft above sea level. The food was very tasty. Corriander...More
One of the few downsdes of staying in Marvao is that you are somewhat restricted in places to eat. Varanda though is worth a visit (we went twice while there in September) and ate a variety of good home cooked food and reasonably priced wine....More
This was a pleasant surprise. Expensive fit out and great feel. Good wine, an interested waiter and some very good cod and scrambled eggs. The Branco Presion wine was inexpensive and excellent. The owner seemed to sit downstairs and be disinterested..probably a good thing
All the food we had was delicious, especially the black pork!!! The wait staff was attentive and friendly. However the food was a little slow coming out, however they had just finished a 10 day long festival (so I guess they're allowed one day to...More
OCTOPUS, Go for the broiled octopus in local Marvao Olive oil and garlic. I had it on August 1, 2015 and July 23 2017. And I will have it again next time. Sea bream, Gazpacho and Coriander soup and assorted 'sausage' also excellent.