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Cervejaria Joao Gordo

Rua Dom Carlos I 29, Leiria 2415-406, Portugal
+351 244 881 483
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (2 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Dom Carlos I 29, Leiria 2415-406, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my first time to Portugal and this is the first restaurant I have been to while here. If all restaurants are comparable to Cervejaria Joao Gordo this is going to be an excellent foodie trip. From the moment we walked in the hospitality...More

Thank JnMbrouillette123
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Excellent produce, fresh seafood, superb Presunto and starters. We had the dish of the day - and it did not disappoint us, great typical Portuguese dishes. Friendly staff and very good service. Will surely return.

1  Thank tiagomendesid
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

So I visited this place for the second time and my expectations were high. So first thing. Do not come to visit if you don't stand people smoking. I don't understand how a place like this can allow to have a whole dinning room with...More

Thank Joao M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

From the seafood to the meat, you will want to try a bit of everything. Be careful with the bear: it seems the glasses have a spring inside!

Thank João L
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice place where we can taste a lot of varieties of food. Friendly staff. Smoking environment...

Thank Heliodoro R
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The place is cozy and crowded, is so good that seems that everyone is there for dinner. The food is amazing starting with the little dishes with Polvo, Orelha, Moelas, and local cheese, shrimps the main dishes are some of the most fresh high sea...More

Thank Luis R
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Meat, Meat, Meat! that's what you should go for! Start with starters, lots of them, they are to die for. After that MEAT. Best quality Meat, Service is Portuguese style, Loud and Fun. Last time I went there was with some friends. Starters for all...More

Thank MCristino
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This is a place that you sit and immediately you get amazing little plates with local typical dishes. Amazing variety of meals and from my experience extremely tasty. Service can be a little bit slow but that's due to the fact that all is done...More

Thank Jorge G
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Nice place with a warming and welcoming atmosphere. Offers lots of snacks and it worths to taste as much as you can as they are all very good. The staff is amazing, makes you feel comfortable and doesn't let you get thirsty. It's not cheap...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The space is very nice; in 2016 they opened a new room, very contemporary in style. The food is tasty, the list is big, you can taste a lot of traditional portuguese food like tapas and seafood too. Book earlier, sometimes there is queue to...More

Thank cilene
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Carlos I 29, Leiria 2415-406, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Leiria District  >  Leiria
  • Phone Number: +351 244 881 483
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