Francesinha is a classic dish typical from Porto and it is already part of the city history. Everyone that comes to Porto, locals or tourists, know that they can’t leave without having a taste of this famous dish!

1- Yuko Tavern

Rua de Costa Cabral 2331
Monday to Saturday: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm – 2:00 am
12€ per person

Yuko’s francesinha is distinguished from the other places because of one different ingredient, a good slice of ham! This restaurant has a rustic decoration and it looks like a medieval place. No doubt it is worth a visit!

2- Café Santiago

Rua de Passos Manuel 226
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm
10€ per person 

People say it is one of the best francesinhas in Porto and the secret is on the fresh ingredients. The sauce is made with a little bit of spice and it makes all the difference and the customer service is very thorough. All of these aspects together make this place one of the best!

3- Lado B Café

Rua de Passos Manuel 190
Monday to Thursday: 11:00 am – 11:30 pm | Friday: 11:00 am – 1:30 am | Saturday: 11:00 am – 12:00 am
10€ per person

Lado B is a modern place with musical details as decoration. It is really known in our city, not only for the francesinhas but for their bread and crispy potato chips. It is really delicious!

4- Cervejaria Brasão

Rua de Ramalho Ortigão 28 | Rua de Passos Manuel 205
Monday to Sunday: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm | Friday and Saturday: until 01h30 am
15€ por pessoa

This restaurant has two different localizations, one in avenida dos Aliados and the other one in front of Coliseu. When you enter in Brasão, immediately the rustic atmosphere stands out. The costume service is really approachable and everyone is nice and professional. The appetizers are good and their francesinha is big and has a lot of cheese, it is also considered one of the best in the city.

5- Bufete Fase

Rua de Santa Catarina 1147
Monday to Friday: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm and 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
15€ per person

It is a small place but it’s always crowded with a big queue at the entrance! Their francesinha besides being good it has a particularity, doesn’t have egg and instead it has a kind of sausage called “linguiça” on top of the bread. No doubt, it is a traditional place of Porto that you should go for a visit!

6- O Golfinho

Rua de Sá de Noronha 137
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm and 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm | Tuesday: 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
10€ per person

It is located in a small street of “baixa” and it is the ideal place for people who love spice. They have two options of francesinha sauce, the normal one that it is already spicy and the other one that makes your mouth “on fire”!

7- Capa Negra II

Rua do Campo Alegre 191
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 pm –
01:50 am | Saturday: 12:00 pm – 12:00 am
15€ per person

This place is usually crowded and it is perfect for francesinha lovers. Besides the original recipe, if you feel like trying something different you can choose other options, for example by adding shrimp. Another delicacy that you can’t miss if you go there, are the delicious patties.

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