Douro Restaurant Bar

4.4
382 reviews
$30 and under
Mediterranean
DOURO offers an inventive approach to Mediterranean fare. Our cuisine feature a fusion of Portuguese, Italian, Greek and Middle Eastern Specialties. Utilizing the best of local and seasonal ingredients from natural production, sustainable farms, and purveyors. Our menu is ideal for sharing our tapas, paellas and a perfect place for intimate dinners and family meals.

Our beautiful space was originally built by Rafael Gaustavino for Greenwich Bank & Trust. DOURO has taken the magical architecture and has completely restored the space - to its original wonderous form with a modern touch of glass and steel.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Physical distancing
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 382 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
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4.4based on recent ratings
4.3
Food
4.4
Service
4.4
Ambience
4.0
Value
Noise · Moderate
96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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LaurenK
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 11 January 2021
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

The server was wonderful. Knowledgeable about the food, attentive and excellent mask wearing. The food was delicious! We will definitely go back.

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OpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 8 January 2021
Overall3Food2Service2Ambience3

Great ambiance. Poor service and overpriced food. Not a whole lot of authentic food options to choose from. Wine selection was poor and food was overpriced for what it was.

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ErinK
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 31 December 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food and ambiance is unbelievable! We will definitely be back!

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DianaA
1 review
Dined on 27 December 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Can’t go wrong with Douro. I’ve been multiple times it’s always been great.

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vipDonny
Philadelphia
51 reviews
Dined on 3 December 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent as always, from grilled veggies to salmon, a pleasure!!

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vipKristenP
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 16 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Outstanding food and service !!!!

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OpenTable Diner
Miami
1 review
Dined on 13 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Very good service. Tremendous aesthetic to the restaurant.

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vipDonny
Philadelphia
51 reviews
Dined on 12 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Just a pleasure to be out, where the cuisine is excellent, ambiance elegant & upscale, delightful wait staff, professional and treat you like true friends!!
Don G.

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vipDonny
Philadelphia
51 reviews
Dined on 5 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always a pleasure, from cuisine, atmosphere to the professional and friendly staff!!
Thank you again!
Don G.

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vipKathrynS
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 30 October 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

I like the tapas and to be able to go upstairs where it was quiet and easy to distance

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vipDonnaF
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 24 October 2020
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

This establishment is doing an excellent job of social distancing. Service was prompt and professional, food was excellent. Highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 23 October 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

Outdoors with heaters was very comfortable.

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vipBarbara
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on 11 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent food and service

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vipanng
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on 10 October 2020
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience4

Good variety on the menu, either small plates or big dinner are all delicious food.

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vipSandraB
New York Area
22 reviews
Dined on 10 October 2020
Overall2Food1Service2Ambience4

We have been to Douro a few times, enjoyed it and were excited to dine in its new location. Unfortunately, we did not find the food to be very good. We expected Portuguese food but got some kind of sad mix of watered down Portuguese/Chinese. Paella was a tasteless rice dish with very muted flavors. Honey chicken was disappointing version of Chinese takeout hot and sour chicken. Fried calamari served w same hot and sour bright red sauce. NG. Drinks were good though. Come for a cilantro margarita and go elsewhere for food.

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vipJonathanS
New York Area
70 reviews
Dined on 9 October 2020
Overall1Food2Service3Ambience4

Food was overpriced and very average. The portions were small. I was upset that they put a service charge on my bill without displaying this on the menu. When I questioned the waitress she said that is a tip for the kitchen staff. There prices are extremely high to begin with and putting a tip on the menu for the kitchen staff is extremely unethical. I will not not be back.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 3 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food is delicious and service was impeccable.
The decor is beautifully modern yet still warm.
Highly recommend this Restaurant

JT
vipJuliTuli
Washington DC
47 reviews
Dined on 14 September 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

George was such a gentleman and made our evening very special. The food was outstanding under the tent outside. Our group had the salmon, Paella and Mediterranean chicken...voila!

Thank you Duoro’s

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 12 September 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

Food and service was excellent, but portions are small.

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MaureenG
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 5 September 2020
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience3

Food was average. Small portions. Expensive

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vipDonny
Philadelphia
51 reviews
Dined on 12 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always a pleasure!!

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SandyK
1 review
Dined on 7 March 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

The food was excellent. At first the service was questionable but then it picked up and was consistent and great. The waters were refilled constantly which is always nice. My only complaint is that they were a bit skimpy with the dessert ports but everything else was amazing. Excellent servir, excellent food!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 6 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Food was excellent and the restaurant is beautiful!

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vipDmudd
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on 4 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service3Ambience4

The space is wonderful-- comfortable and pleasant. The meal was very good--- hearty mains with a touch of Europe. Great food choices on the menu; the wine list needs to get about twice as long-- choices are a little limited right now.

The service-- I believe we had a new waitress-- was spotty. She asked us "how are you doing?" about ten times, but whenever we asked for something it took a long time, and was often not exactly what we'd asked for. That said, the front door staff and the other servers were excellent.

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Bobby7
1 review
Dined on 4 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

I found Douro to be a great place for dinner and conversation. The drinks a bit pricey, but the food is excellent.

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vipPeterM
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on 24 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

My birthday was spent alone but with the excellent food and service still enjoyable. Shout out to Shannon who mixes a great Manhattan and when I asked about what vermouth she use brought out the bottle and suggested several stores that probably carry it.🙂

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vipwrom
New York Area
54 reviews
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Simply put, would I go back...yes, definitely.
Spent three hours enjoying dinner and wasn’t rushed out since the restaurant was 85% full so no need to turn the table which I am always conscious of. Too noisy in front part of restaurant so if you don’t want to be hoarse by the end of the meal, ask for a table in the back or upstairs.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on 18 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Really good food. Beautiful setting! We will definitely go back!!

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ItalianFoodLover
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 17 February 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience4

Very good!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Valentines Day

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OpenTable Diner
Brisbane
6 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Many choices on menu, food was great and service excellent. Well worth a visit.
Highly recommended

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vipRichG
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 11 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

Awesome food and ambiance

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out2eat
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 8 February 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

we dined with friends who are vegans and Douro had a couple of vegan options on the menu. Everything was delicious.

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viptymelyron
New York Area
294 reviews
Dined on 7 February 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

Happy that Duoro has moved into the old Dome spot on Greenwich Avenue, one of the prettiest restaurants in the area. Seating upstairs is quiet and close to the Guastavino arches, downstairs more lively and noisy as near the bar. Service was very good, food was enjoyable, especially the appetizers and pastas. Other entrees can get pricey but the kitchen did a nice job. Bread was excellent, as were the drinks. Take note that a small amount is added to the bill for the kitchen staff, probably a good idea and deserved in any case.

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ElleH
Vancouver
11 reviews
Dined on 6 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Such a cozy place with a wonderful atmosphere. We got a corner booth & had the best time catching up over delicious wine & tasty food.

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vipGreenwichPat
New York Area
94 reviews
Dined on 4 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Love it! The food is always good and the service friendly. The Kobe burger on the lunch menu was outstanding as were the homemade potato chips.

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vipMarionS
New York Area
18 reviews
Dined on 1 February 2020
Overall3Food4Service3Ambience3

Food was very good, however the noise level was so outrageous that we couldn’t wait to leave!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 29 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

As usual superb

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vipDonny
Philadelphia
51 reviews
Dined on 24 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always a culinary and atmosphere pleasure, great bartender and wait staff!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 23 January 2020
Overall2Food3Service5Ambience4

The food was ok. Service was great. Nice ambiance. What turned me off was a service charge which was 4-5 percent that they have imposed and indicated it was not for the server bit for the back/kitchen! I don’t get this —why do they pass that to the consumer? Although I did not shortchange the server, it would be one that others may as they dont want to be paying for service charge more than 20-25%. This turned me off that we are not going back as the food was not that great for me to overlook this.

FAQs

Douro Restaurant Bar offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (203) 869-7622.

Douro Restaurant Bar is rated 4.4 stars by 382 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.