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Rabelos Restaurante Bar

Avenida Diogo Leite 68, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 22 375 5864
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (11 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
“cod” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida Diogo Leite 68, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous food on the waterfront at Gaia,great ambience and fabulous service from our Brasilian waitress,so good we went back a second time.

Thank john o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant in gaia we allways had a friendly and great service,the food is good and the prices are really good price/quality well recomended 3 floors restaurant just by the river

Thank duartesousa33
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a great location next to the river overlooking Porto. Service was slow but we did not mind, watched sunset and listened to music. Waiters very friendly. Food was fresh and tasty - very good portion of cod done Portuguese style. Of course...More

Thank danTA100
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited this restaurant during the week whilst on holiday in Porto. We didn't reserve and were able to get a table on the top floor by the window which had a spectacular view of the bridge. The wait staff were extremely...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I went to Rabelos because of a good rating in TA. The restaurant is in a street next to a pier where boats leave for tours down the Duoro river. There is no ambience to it. Just a house remodeled into a restaurant ...full with...More

Thank Matko K
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The food was much better than the price point suggested. The Porto salad was fresh and very large and getting 2 veal steaks was twice what I expected in the main course. But best of all it was the service. Rosando (?) our waiter had...More

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Even though the view from the restaurant is great (looking over the Douro to the city of Porto) and staff is friendly, the quality of the food was disappointing. Steaks weren't steaks! This restaurant was the only one where we didn't eat well during our...More

Thank Rudy P
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We came in thinking it could be another tourist trap because of the location, but I couldn't be more wrong. The food was delicious, the service was top notch, and the price-portions rate was just right. I strongly recommend it!

Thank Francisco C
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The steak was cooked well and it was delicious, the salmon was a overlooked but has taste. The best part was the sangria. However, this place get a three overall for the service. The waiter was rude and not helpful in answering my questions about...More

Thank PAX2006
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

On the search for Franchesina we popped in here one evening, seated quickly and with friendly staff we ordered two Franchesina and a jug of Sangria both delicious, couldn't fault them.

Thank lazytoad2001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Diogo Leite 68, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 375 5864
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On the banks of the Douro River and surrounded by the most famous port wine cellars comes un combine innovative space that knows very well the cosmopolitan tastes of the modern world ancient architecture, our chef sorprenedera your palate featuring international food up from the Portuguese cod Passing URI yet the author's cuisine, fine wines to your table but deslunbrantes surrounded by the views of the river Douro World Heritage of UNESCO.
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