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O Antigo Carteiro Restaurante

Rua Senhor da Boa Morte 55 | By the River, Porto 4150-686, Portugal
+351 937 317 523
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“oxtail” (2 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
“cod” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Senhor da Boa Morte 55 | By the River, Porto 4150-686, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, relaxed, unpretentious and cosy. Delicious food and wine. Loved the starters with mushroom, asparagus, alheira and egg! The owner and host is very attentive and pleasant. We will definitely be back! :)

Thank anaritarego
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Superb place with very nice terrace. They are extra nice and kind. Cod is really good but, really, every dish is cooked very.nicely!

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We got the address for this place from one of our neighbours. The restaurant is just behind Arabida bridge towards the lighthouse. The restaurant serves Portuguese food and wine, but with special care for (organic) ingredients, flavour and form, making the food more accessible. We...More

Thank Hogboy2
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Two of us had dinner at O Antigo Carteiro, Porto on 26 May 2017. While the food was tasty and well presented, the portions were miserly to the point of almost being mean. The restaurant seems to associate miserly portions with “fine” dinning and “good”...More

Thank swkchang
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This place was recommended to us by a Latvian wine producer. Excellent recommondation. Great dishes from appetizers to main dishes and desserts. Wines are devine. Sublime service by people with food passion!

Thank vrancken2015
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Out for a solo dinner I relied on tripadvisor to come to this restaurant. And it was certainly worthwhile. In a residential area, away from the crowded places, one finds this restaurant with minimalist decoration but even so, cozy. The service is extremely friendly and...More

Thank Gosto_de_comentar
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner in this very cosy restaurant. The food was excellent: genuine ingredients wisely combined presented in simple manner! We loved everything from the octopus to the many delicious dessert. The staff was also great and played a role into making it an incredible...More

Thank Matteosch85
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I went to this restaurant after I did the bridge climb. So happy to find this special restaurant. The owner of the restaurant is very friendly and he explained the menu to us clearly. There're so many good dishes on the menu which I hope...More

Thank angieyca
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Showed up around 7:15, which is early by Porto's standards and had the whole restaurant to ourselves for dinner. The owner was there to meet us and was there to explain the whole menu and made wonderful wine recommendations. Not a huge menu, but fairly...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I had known this restaurant under a previous management and was very pleasantly surprised on my last visit at how a place which was already interesting could evolve further into such a fabulous restaurant. The new design is very welcoming, comfortable and full of warm...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Senhor da Boa Morte 55 | By the River, Porto 4150-686, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 937 317 523
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