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O Marques

Rua do Marques 12, Viana do Castelo 4900-319, Portugal
+351 258 828 069
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (5 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“fish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese, Soups
Rua do Marques 12, Viana do Castelo 4900-319, Portugal
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Value for money, what else can you say? Soup, fish or meat, jug of wine, coffee, all for 6 euros. Not fine dining but full of locals at lunchtime and who can blame them!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Shentone
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Our Airbnb Host recommended this restaurant to us and we absolutely loved it. They serve 3 Meals of the day in a menue and you can pick one of them. We had a soup before the main dish and a bottle of delicious vinho verde...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Redfox94
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

It's very difficult to find something that is authentic, where locals queue out the door all night to eat at, serves delicious food at unbelievable prices, however this is it. We have already been back and will give again. Far and away my favourite venue...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mariner_1980
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We stumbled across this intimate restaurant nestled in an alley, after we passed on the riverfront options as they appeared too touristy (we are tourists). This joint was filled with locals, with a no nonsense atmosphere. It was amazing. Roasted chicken, rice, French fries, soup,...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mak_8
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We came here for dinner as we read that this is a restaurant where the locals eat. We had a choice between a fish and meat dish and opted for meat. Different kind of meats and sausages were served with huge portions of spaghetti. Absolutely...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank tanyact2015
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The restaurant is an old house on an alley. Plastic chairs and tables set up on the alley and wooden tables inside. I was passing thru during lunch hour. The place was busy with different mix of people. Police officers, trade worker, office workers. We...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Edna L
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We were walking down the riverfront to go to a higher-rated restaurant, espied this place, & stopped by for a glass of wine on the small patio before getting to our destination. LOCALS WERE STREAMING INTO THIS PLACE so we decided to stay and eat....More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank doctorfun44
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

We had lunch here today and it was a very good experience. The place is full of people, mostly locals, they serve a menu with soup, meat or fish dish and coffee afterwards, wine or other drink for 5,50 euros. The food is simple but...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank 0997da
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We stumbled across this place by accident whilst looking for the number 1 trip advisor restaurant in Viana. What an amazing place. Full of locals taking a break for lunch. We sat on bench style tables alongside police officers, prison guards and dock workers. There...More

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank Wokinghamchick
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

If you want to eat cheap and local go to this place. It's simple, vibrant, local, lovely and cheap! Service was really good and honest. Just go there if you want a good cheap meal, you won't be dissapointed!

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Dutchie R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Marques 12, Viana do Castelo 4900-319, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viana do Castelo District  >  Viana do Castelo
  • Phone Number: +351 258 828 069
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