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Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
International, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Portuguese
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to this restaurant while passing by through the city of Povoa de Varzim, after having selected it from the top 3 trip advisor restaurants in the area, and I must say this was quite a surprise. The space reminds me of a library,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place itself is big and wide, with a touch of knowledge. I loved the fact that there were books on the table. But what I have loved the most was the food, the delicious duck breast and the creme brulé. I can say that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank JulianaXu
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

I loved the design and concept of this restaurant. The atmosphere was really nice, the service was excellent and the food was delicious and reasonably priced. It was great to be able to do some Christmas shopping in the store after our meal!

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank JMM1233
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We are traveling around Spain and Portugal for about two month and we try to find some really good places. To have fun, to find special locations, the original spirit, food and wine. Here we found a really perfect location... Dining into a bookstore. Location...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank SabineG1106
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

It's not a book store and it's not a portuguese restaurant...Portuguese cuisine trying to be trendy...expensive...no parking around.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in a hotel 10km away. We arrived at the theatre and were welcomed very warmly. Even though it was Friday and the place was very busy, they found a free table for us. We ate the quinoa risotto and the cheeks -...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank марян д
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Looking for a new trendy friendly but very professional place to eat? Look no further. Combining both trendy well cooked food, with a wide selection of lagers and wine, you will be dazzled with the experience. They have a small side patio that is very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank R7591GPjohns
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

We were first surprised at the reasonable prices - certainly compared to Lisbon and Porto. The staff including our waiter Ricardo were all helpful and had good English. The food was of the highest quality and strikingly imaginative. The duck maigret was superb; for desserts...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank I2385STjamess
Reviewed September 7, 2018

We had a truly lovely meal, our server was Philip, his knowledge of the ingredients which made up every dish together with his friendly and attentive manner made the meal really special. The restaurant was busy but had a really good atmosphere. I would recommend...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank johnbT9253GG
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to take a coffee or something more...like lunch ...dinner. Interesting architectural project. Restaurant, coffee and library. Dont miss

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Y9855OJjorger
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