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Restaurante Burro Velho

Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
+351 244 764 174
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“black pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ended up at the Burro Velho just randomly. It knocked us out. The food was excellent and innovative, but their wine selection and knowledge was stellar (the restaurant is connected to a wine shop. Our waiter/sommelier spent lots of time with us discussing the...More

Thank PortDalhousieGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Batalha has a small center around the monastery. There are a few places to eat at but this place is outstanding. Great atmosphere. The food is superb, the service is friendly.

Thank Annemarie C
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Short trip to Batalha. The meal was exellent - Ameijoes and Robalo. The fish was fresh and very tasty. The waiters were very attentive and the service was just as it has to be in a restaurant of that price category. If one day i...More

Thank 21Rw1
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after visiting the Batalha Monastery. They have an extensive menu - meat and seafood included. The seafood is fresh and swimming in the tanks! The restaurant was super busy but we managed a table after a ten minute wait. Food was...More

Thank Mon_Petit14
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent lunch of octopus & salad. Simply excellent with great service. Meal included seafood pasta which was also excellent.

Thank Haydeboo
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Very popular among locals, the restaurant has a wine shop next door and a bar with tapas on the other side. We found our service excellent, the wines delicious (and the waiters very knowledgable about them. Our Grilled sea bass was absolutely delicious as were...More

Thank Bonesetter
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We went to just the wine bar section for drinks one night and the ambiance is incredible! The bar has everything you have ever wanted and they make some incredible cocktails. Very cool atmosphere and great service

Thank MCNas
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a drink on a nice sunny afternoon. Sheltered area outside with a few tables. Nice cold beers and very good local wines. Close to the monastery. Very nice!

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We came without a reservation so waited s bit - we then enjoyed a lovely octopus salad, an octopus rice, an octopus a lagareira and spaghetti with seafood, all washed down with some Vinho Verde. Waiters looked well after us.

Thank GrisyGer
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We were torn over ordering lobster or fish. The waiter convinced us that ordering the shellfish with rice was the way to go. It's a meal prepared for two. It had crab, mussels, cockles, shrimp, lobster, and I'm sure other stuff. It's served in a...More

Thank FrexicanJoseph
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Nossa Senhora do Caminho 6A | 2440-121, Batalha 2440-121, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Batalha
  • Phone Number: +351 244 764 174
  • E-mail
Um restaurante tradicional e de caracter informal, valorizadopela qualidade dos produtos servidos, e pelo atendimento prestado. Com vista para o Mosteiro da Batalha, o Restaurante Burro Velho dispoe de um espaco acolhedor e com uma atmosfera de confortos bom gosto, em suma um cenario ideal para apreciar o melhor da comida tradicional confecionadas com criatividade e com ingredientes criteriosamente escolhidos e cultivados, ( sempre que possivel recorrendo a agricultura biologica ).
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