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Casa Adao

Avenida Ramos Pinto 252, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
+351 22 375 0492
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (8 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
“seafood soup” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Avenida Ramos Pinto 252, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food is delicious and has a great portion to eat! The staff goes for the traditional Portuguese way of treating costumers. The prices are in sync with the portion of food. The ambient is simple. The only issue I found was the fact that...More

Thank DanielJhQz
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is little and very simple but the fish is really good (we took a mixed grilled fish for two and it was enough also for our two sons) and the price good too. Moreover they are very kind, above all with the children)....More

Thank LLM7
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This delightful family-run restaurant is on the river near the heart of the tourist district. The food is basic but delicious, the seafood is fresh, and the owners are as pleasant as they can be. It can't be beat for an inexpensive but wholesome place...More

Thank RussellBen
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Casa Adão is such a find at the end of the touristy waterfront in Vila Nova de Gaia. It's a no frills place with huge portions & huge quality. The service was warm, efficient & multilingual (we heard the staff speaking 4 languages comfortably!). Between...More

Thank Lu S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Not where you would treat new business aquintances, but certainly a place to spend a nice wholesome lunch Porto-style. We got there around 2:30 and there were some nicely dressed locals ahead of us inte the line. Don't go there if you expect express service,...More

Thank Morten W
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We went here after our Port wine tour and it was a good lunch. Service is a little slow but thats just kinda that vibe on that side of the river. All the fish looked good. I had a sandwich and was happy with it....More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Cook Prices, Friendly owner. Loved it when we asked for chips (fries), saw that they were freshly made from peeled potatoes nit the horrible frozen stuff you get at most places. Ate there three out of four nights of our trip

Thank hillmill
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a very good luck here in this small place that was full of locals. The service was friendly and helpful. We had the seafood rice for two plus their delicious house red wine. The portion size was more than enough for two and...More

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious food including fresh fish and all seafood, very friendly staff, good prize, big portions, nice place to sit and have family lunch or dinner :) !

Thank Jana B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Had lunch on Saturday. Lots of local people in this family restaurant which does not look much but serves perfectly cooked simple food. I had sardines and my husband hake - both generous portions, delicious, served with steamed potatoes and salad. Fortunately we were not...More

Thank BrigitteM21
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ramos Pinto 252, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 375 0492
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