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O Caracas

Rua das Taipas 27, Porto 4050-599, Portugal
+351 22 201 7179
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (47 reviews)
“rice” (21 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Portuguese
Rua das Taipas 27, Porto 4050-599, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant can be difficult to find, so be patient. Once you are there, you will get a quality meal and a very affordable price. They only have a few dishes available in a day and some can be finished earlier, so be sure not...More

Thank MontfortOaks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our visit in Porto this will be one of the experience that we will put in our memories. This family restaurant is just amazing, good traditional food cook by the mother and excellent service from the daughters. From my experience and years of cooking...More

Thank 702mikil
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food choice is limited but it all tasted great and was excellent value for money. Place is very popular so booking is advisable. Despite being very busy, the service was still warm and friendly.

Thank Trave11ight
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice dinner here. I would highlight what, in my opinion was the only bad point of this place. It had only 2 choices for dinner, fish of the day or steak. I don't know if it is common, or just because we...More

Thank Miguelal1984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t know what the fuss is all about! Had 3 options tripe , fish , tbone- t bone over cooked very ordinary ( with lettuce & tomato) .

Thank Sunshine497472
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

If you visit Porto do NOT miss this fabulous restaurant ! It is family run and you are only given two choices of a main course This is unusual but absolutely spot on The choice is fish or meat but they are always spectacularly good...More

Thank dennisogara
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Definitely the best restaurant in Porto! Home cooking, affordable prices, great atmosphere & service

Thank Daria A
Reviewed 27 August 2018

we just stumbled upon this place by accident while trying to go to another place for dinner which was full.We were seated on the back patio with a lovely view of Porto and ate sardines and drank wine and port...doesnt get much better than homecooked...More

Thank steph107
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This seems to be a well oiled place: offers a very limited menu of local home cooked produce at a very reasonable set price. No refinement in the presentation or quality but tables well laid out & just good local food on offer. It's obviously...More

Thank hilaryb53317
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This place was amazing! Super simple menu: meat or fish. Both options were terrific on our visit. It was €12 for each plate which is incredible. Staff is so nice and quick due to the set menu. The view on the outer terrace of the...More

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Susan M
10 October 2018|
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Response from Infinitegusto | Reviewed this property |
It is my impression they open at 7:30PM.
25 July 2016|
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Response from MienalH | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they are open on Sundays. Sorry for the late response. I am not so sure about the reservation, I just walked in both the times I frequented the place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Taipas 27, Porto 4050-599, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 201 7179
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