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Confeitaria do Bolhao

Rua Formosa 339, Porto 4000-252, Portugal
+351 22 339 5220
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“soup” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Portuguese
Rua Formosa 339, Porto 4000-252, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome pastries and coffee. Enjoyed every bite and morsel. A must if in Porto! You won't be disappointed

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking around Santa Catarina and heading towards the Porto market in Bolhao area. They sell bite sized pastries which worked for us as we wanted to try the different pastries. 2.25 euros for 6. Value for money for the pastries are excellent.

Thank Twins12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the famous francesinha there and it tasted so good! I was on my own and this is a big dish so I couldn't finish, therefore I recommend to share it and then also try some of their sweet pastries. Everyone working there was...More

Thank GretelPS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Offers excellent pastries and coffee to locals and visitors at an excellent value. A far better option than the touristy Majestic Café. Conveniently located across from the Bolhao market at R. Formosa 339.

Thank Pamela Cazes T
Reviewed 3 May 2017

When you get to this restaurant, the ground floor is more suitable to have a cooffe and cake from the restaurant bakery. For a propper meal, go to the basement and enjoy a nice meal, with live music (we were there at lunch time), and...More

3  Thank Nuno_Bemposta
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

You point or say what you'd like at the counter, they box and weigh then give you a barcode which you take to the cash desk to pay. They had run out of nata tarts when i arrived but if you wait 20 mins or...More

1  Thank Louise E
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Don't miss it if you visit Porto... Many different types of amazing bread! Many nice cakes... the staff is super kind and very quick.

1  Thank AndreaScriboni
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I have just found this place by a chance and it was a perfect spot to get breakfast and a good cofee. The staff is really helpful especially the guy with stars tattooed on his arms. When I asked about some Portugese spacialty he told...More

Thank Kinga1502
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

A MUST place in beautiful Oporto. Founded in 1896 it is an institution. Expensive cork packaging/fridge magnet bars of chocolate from memory E7 make excellent gifts and are for sale at the entrance. Pastries galore. A pricy eating area at the back for lunch. Central...More

Thank Jilliana R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excellent, authentic and beautiful cafe/bistro with amazing food and pastries, excellent soups and sandwiches, highly recommend the Turkey sandwiches, dont leave Porto without trying this beautiful lunch spot.

1  Thank blink99
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Formosa 339, Porto 4000-252, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 339 5220
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