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Cozinha Regional Santiago

Praca Sao Tiago 16 17 | Praça S. Tiago 16/17, Guimaraes 4800-445, Portugal
+351 253 516 669
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (3 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
Praca Sao Tiago 16 17 | Praça S. Tiago 16/17, Guimaraes 4800-445, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't come expecting a 5 start cuisine. It's a normal restaurant that won't stick in your mind. Pros: location, price Cons: slow service, forgettable food

Thank Diogo L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That's what arrive while I was dining, 40 of them The home made pork saussage starter was very good, but over cooked. Charred in fact. Nice small bottle of house wine. The rice with duck main dish disappointed. The shreds of duck were dried out.

Thank David F
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We were looking for the cheapest place and we found it. We hoped that if it is in the center it should be good anyway. However it is not like this. Compare ti great Porto steakes steakes here were tough. Well more or less it...More

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The restaurant is located in a fair size square surrounded by historical buildings. There are few restaurants that share the square. We looked at a few menus of the lot of restaurants and found that Santiago had the best menu at the best price. Main...More

Thank Giovanni S
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Very nice restaurant, service, food, place, everything, and the desserts are awesome, lots of typical pastry from the region - really nice choice!!

Thank AndreRezende
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Good food, loved the grilled octopus with onion and potatoes. My husband had the pork, also very tasty. Small, but nice restaurant, can recommend.

1  Thank Tessavanweelie
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Satisfactory meals, excellent prices and fantastic hospitality in this traditional food corner with a varied menu with meat , fish , regional dishes but all on average.Suggestion :List of wines to be increased!!

Thank lucianoferro61
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We ate here three times during a ten day visit to Guimaraes. It was consistently good - the grilled octopus was one of the best we ate, and very tender. The service was prompt and efficient. The setting is excellent - wonderful place to sit...More

1  Thank Vivien H
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We had a lunch in this restaurant on a very hot afternoon at the end of July. Restaurant had quite high reviews, but meal was really mediocre.Portions are small. Boiled potatoes had unpleasant taste (almost smelling of chlorine). Taste of all the dished was really...More

Thank ITaveler
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I ate here with some friends, and paid around 10 euros with main plate and wine. I tried the duck rice and sincerely it was quite average with almost no taste, the house wine was good.

Thank Antonio S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Sao Tiago 16 17 | Praça S. Tiago 16/17, Guimaraes 4800-445, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Braga District  >  Guimaraes
  • Phone Number: +351 253 516 669
  • E-mail
The Regional Cuisine de Santiago Appeared in 1980 on the current premises, by the hand of Mr. Christopher Bessa and was the first restaurant to be located in the historic center and who years later Became Heritage. It owes its name to the plaza where it is located and we will Say That witnessed its transformation and evolution to the conhecemnos today.
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