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Casa do Pescador

Rua Vasco da Gama 18 | Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-603, Portugal
+351 22 781 3077
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood rice” (7 reviews)
“sardines” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
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Rua Vasco da Gama 18 | Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-603, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't waste your time and money ordering anthing else than fresh fish. It comes grilled and a bit on the salty side, but it was really nice. We had sardines, seabass and cod and we shared it between us 3. Lovely meal! I don't think...More

1  Thank Diana A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visited last November so sat inside and had the most wonderful meal consisting of starters,mains,desserts,coffees and wine. It was fantastic food and great value. In August we visited again and sat outside. It was busy but the food,as usual was so tasty. We tried...More

1  Thank anniefield
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good choice of fresh fish in the fisherman's village. It can get very busy in the summer. Service could be better.

Thank Tanja B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

a great value restaurant full of locals does meat but many fish dishes has a local feel. Very cheap but good food. Can ferry across from Porto side of river. Close to Novotel ibis hotels but steep hills. If difficulty walking suggest taxis from hotel...More

Thank Derek R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here off the back of the trip advisor reviews and were the first customers in a little disconcerting! The restaurant soon filled up and we ordered beef stroganoff for me and house steak for the hubby both huge portions and delicious. Only reason...More

Thank lazytoad2001
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Even getting the boat here and back is cool. We were the only tourists there. The mandatory starter were the biggest mussels i have ever seen. Delicous. We went for the fish stew. Huge portions but very tasty. Waiters do not have spectacular English but...More

Thank orlaithmannion
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We went here because it was packed out with locals so we thought it must be good. We had sardines but we did find them very boney . Lovely friendly place , food fresh , lovely local place .. would I go back probably

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We were in this Fisherman's village during São Pedro festival and wanted to try some seafood. We arrived at this restaurant around 10pm, the restaurant was full of people. So we ordered clams, fish soup and octopus salad (this one was suggested by the waiter)...More

Thank Midoli Y
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely little local restaurant cooking fresh fish from the Douro out in front of the restaurant. We were recommended the restaurant from our b&b host. Huge dishes with lots of fish supplied with a very large helping of potatoes and veg (i couldn't finish all...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived as a party of 9 and tables were quickly arranged to enable us to eat outside on a balmy evening. The food was quite outstanding and the portions large. My wife and I shared a portion of excellent Arroz do Marishcos and there...More

1  Thank davebowater
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6 February 2015|
Response from NERIVO | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The only public bus that goes directly from Av. Diogo Leite to Afurada is the 27 from ES (Espirito Santo) and only 3 times a day by 2€ person, I think that isn't a good option. Maybe you can take a taxi +/- 5€ it's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Vasco da Gama 18 | Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-603, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 781 3077
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