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Oporto Cafe

3833 Richmond Houston, TX 77027 | Greenway Plaza | 713-621-1114

Location Description:

Oporto Cafe in Greenway offers unusual wines and great snacks in a hip, relaxed, cozy atmosphere. The wine list features several selections from Italy and Portugal, and there are tapa-size portions of interesting dishes such as linguiça, the Portuguese sausage, empanadas, meatballs in a saffron-tomato sauce and a bacalhau (salt cod) croquette. Lunch includes excellent pizzas and panini sandwiches (try the Italiano, with lots of meats, provolone and arugula).

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  • Cuisine(s): Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Wine Bar
  • Hours: Mon-Wed 11am-11pm, Thu-Fri 11am-12am, Sat 4pm-12am, Sun 4pm-10pm
  • Price: $
  • Serving: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Accepted, Not Necessary
  • Parking: Free
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Attire: Casual
  • Features: Delivery, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout

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