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The Wine Box - Vinhos & Tapas

Rua dos Mercadores 72, Porto 4050-374, Portugal
+351 22 203 4100
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (202 reviews)
“mini burgers” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua dos Mercadores 72, Porto 4050-374, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in Porto over the new year and was my third visit to the city. Having walked past this place on my previous two visits, this time I decided to actually try this place out. It’s not in the most obvious spot and is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank katiehomer83
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice. Initially at the recommendation of our Hotel the Pestana, the first was the Hotel securing a very short notice table for us. Great experience, good food buzzy ambiance wine and very helpful and professional waiter. So we booked a couple of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Larry T
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We literally fell in to this restaurant one lunchtime as it was really close to our hotel. We did the lunchtime offer of 3 tapas and a glass of wine for 10 euro. After looking at the quantity of food the couple on the next...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stephenmV6779NX
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Amazing service and great food. A must if your in the area. From the cheese selection to the even more robust options of wine, a dream for a guy like me.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank petej958
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Very professional and nice staff. Very good food and wines. Cosy atmosphere Be back soon Staff simpático e profissional. Excelentes tapas e vinhos. Ambiente acolhedor Volto sempre

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 7MCAM
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at the wine box. The team is really nice and gives excellent advice to help us choose the wine and food according to our taste. The wine was excellent and the charcuterie very tasty. We recommend this place for wine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VVet
Reviewed 3 December 2018

You come in and there is a hostess that doesnt know what she is doing, you get a tablet to order food, first round you order and the dishes are very low quality specially the clams , if you are lucky you find three. Wine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Maarten E
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We had high expectations of this restaurant; the pictures on the internet looked really nice and the reviews we’re quite good. Because we wanted to have an extensive lunch with matching wines we choose this restaurant. However this was a big disappointment. For the service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dream48802977430
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Stumbled across The Wine Box last Thursday evening. Had not booked in advance (two of us). No problem as relatively early at about 7.00 pm. Staff very welcoming. Waiter explained about ordering the tapas on electronic pad. He was efficient, helpful and friendly. Really enjoyed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

no real tapas , quantities not adapted to number of people, tapas served al at the same time, wine sold at wrong price,

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank eric-pascale12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua dos Mercadores 72, Porto 4050-374, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 203 4100
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