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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (168 reviews)
“mini burgers” (5 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
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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1 - 10 of 504 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is small and loud. You order using a tablet, and it works great. The tapas were OK. The small sandwiches were very good, and the Spanish Tortilla also. The Octopus was chewy (not good). The waiter suggested a wine that was very good...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had high hopes for this place; however, after not giving us a wine menu, getting our order wrong (and telling us we ordered the wrong wine) and not bringing water after two requests, I won’t be coming back. If you get served, the food...More

Thank mandygranger
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been recommended this restaurant for both the food and wine. I enjoyed some small plates of Tapas which were quite tasty but what I really enjoyed about this place was the extensive list of wines and port available. What more was that fact...More

1  Thank Hjs007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located close to the waterfront this is truly a hidden treasure. Booking is highly recommended as it was packed each evening. Loved the interesting way of ordering the meal on the electronic device. The selection of tapas on the menu was excellent. I thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank 626Krystyna
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking home from the cathedral we stopped off here, having seen guide book listings which mentioned good wine and it’s precarious site beside the road tunnel at that point where everyone from motorcyclists to buses and the rest seem to rev up as they emerge...More

Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Wine Box is a well stocked tapas based wine bar. Not far from the Ribeira waterfront. Reservation is recommended. Well prepared and tasty tapas are complimented by an excellent wine list. The staff are well versed in matching your requirements in terms of wine...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant. Better if you reserve before you go because it’s quiet busy and small place. Different type of food, nice tapas with wine pairing.

Thank Ana Carolina D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cutest little wine shop/restaurant on the street in Porto. There was eight of us and we had the most wonderful time. Ella was the perfect host and recommended great wines. Worth the stop!

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just stopped in for a glass of port. They have a fine selection of wine and tapas. It was crowded on Saturday. Would recommend a reservation

1  Thank Climb14ers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends of mine who traveled to Porto a couple of years ago recommended the Wine Box to me. All I can say after their glowing review is, "I second that." Fantastic staff. Great variety and quality in the tapas. My server Gabriel picked out a...More

2  Thank MJSampson2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - 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
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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