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Jimao Tapas e Vinhos

Praca Ribeira 11 | S. Nicolau, Porto 4050-513, Portugal
+351 22 092 4660
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (370 reviews)
“black pasta” (36 reviews)
“octopus” (87 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Praca Ribeira 11 | S. Nicolau, Porto 4050-513, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved the food & ambiance. However, it took a while for the server to come to our table. We had made a reservation. He approached 2 other tables near ours with customers who arrived after us. We both respect & enjoy laid back meals...More

Thank ywmp
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent service. The waitors were really nice and helpful. The food arrived fast. The food was perfect except for some small flaws. I liked this place a lot and went to it twice during my week in Porto. Recommended!

Thank Teo B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

LOVED LOVED LOVED THIS PLACE. Hubby and I chose this restaurant based on the trip advisor reviews and it did NOT disappoint. When we first got there our table was not ready and we had to wait 15 minutes however the staff were kind enough...More

Thank Debra D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything about our experience of Jimao was excellent. From the booking process, the welcome on arrival by Carmen, the attention to detail in describing the dishes on the menu, and finally in their preparation and delivery. Our group of six people all had different dishes...More

Thank paulpur1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well located just off a plaza on the Ribeira. We sampled a good assortment of tapas and were impressed with the quality of preparation, and, especially, the timing of their service.

Thank Clarkkp
Reviewed 1 week ago

The variety and tastiness of these tapas is unparalleled. The ravioli is a must. Very attentive service. Fernando, the restaurant owner was a true pleasure to meet. Make sure to reserve in advance or come right when it opens! Otherwise you likely won't get a...More

Thank Jirama
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Porto late and wanted a fast meal in the afternoon. The concierge recommended Jimao. My friend did not really want Tapas but was persuaded to go to the restaurant. We were not disappointed. My friend who did not want to go could...More

Thank d28drk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ecxellent tapas, beautiful position and very nice guys. I had a relaxing and pleasant lunch outdoor. Chorizo with honey and vinegar (their suggestion) was simple and tasty!

Thank SandmanReid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends told us of their wonderful dinner here, so we quickly made a reservation. What a wonderful meal. We had a starter of raviolis followed by main dishes of swordfish and lamb. Very delicious! It was the highlight of our food experience in Porto.

Thank LisaT503
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had made a reservation for the restaurant. Probably a necessity most of the time. As it turned out, our plans got changed and we had ended up having a late lunch. I went to the restaurant to see if we could...More

Thank Bill B
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Questions & Answers
Lisa B
3 May 2018|
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Response from Carmen S | Property representative |
Hello Lisa, Reservations are always recommended. While some people might be allocated a table due to a cancelation it is more often that I have to, sadly, turn people away.
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22 July 2017|
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Response from Carmen S | Property representative |
Sorry, Jimão is a small restaurant and does not have capacity for large groups.
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9 March 2016|
Response from Carmen S | Property representative |
Yes , Jimāo takes credit cards (Master Card, Visa, etc.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 10:15 PM
12:00 AM - 10:15 PM
12:00 AM - 10:15 PM
12:00 AM - 10:15 PM
12:00 AM - 10:15 PM
12:00 AM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Ribeira 11 | S. Nicolau, Porto 4050-513, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 092 4660
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The Jimao is a restaurant that combines the best of Portuguese cuisine and offering tapas dishes with carefully chosen by our chef
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