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Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 919 182 789
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“cod” (39 reviews)
“bacalao” (40 reviews)
“taco” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Bacalhoeiro is a must-go restaurant if you want the famous "bacalhau" and are in Vila Nova de Gaia. The service is good and the dishes are so big that even after splitting with my wife we had a lot to eat.

Thank Thiago A
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Very busy modern restaurant with good views of the river. The cod with cream was served in an individual pie dish dish. It was fantastic.

Thank Wellymen
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Oh what a shame. After myriad delicious meals all around Portugal over a month's trip I came here because it was highly recommended (by locals!) and I am near the end of my trip and thought...to hell with it...I can afford to spend a bit...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is awesome. Beautiful place in front of the river with delicious food, especially the Bacalhau. Portions are more than enough. I sincerely recommend this place.

Thank Jorge L
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant. Food was as good as in the first time, but we were treated with disdain by a waiter when we asked why a certain wine was marked as "recommended" in the wine list. Young Andre is to...More

Thank Jorge S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing restaurant with really good food but overpriced . Staff is amazing and really nice. Worth it but watch yout wallet

Thank Filipe F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I wish we had found this place sooner! The service was by far the best we received during our time in Porto, friendly, attentive and professional. I ordered the cod soup, a first for me and unfortunately not to my taste. The cod gratin for...More

Thank balimoon
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Nice dinner at the terrace. The food was perfect, and the service good enough. The price may be a bit high, but you pay for a nice view of the Ribeira! It is an interesting site if you intend to visit Porto!!

Thank dasle_89
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is a fine restaurant but it left me hurting. My two other friends were excited to find this highly recommended restaurant. They ordered the Cod with Port reduction, a great presentation on top of mashed potatoes mixed with greens. They loved it, and rated...More

Thank Drbrooks4337
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Not the best experience. In fact.....the worst meal we've had in Portugal. This place had LOTS of tourists. The service was extremely slow and the food very bland. On top of that it was not worth the price. I don't mind paying top dollar for...More

Thank Eriksson H
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Ching Ching S
11 June 2017|
Response from Wanderlywagon2013 | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask this of the restaurant itself not me. I'm just a reviewer. Enjoy your visit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 919 182 789
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The Bacalhoeiro restaurante, project started in the early years of the century, aimed to give due prominence to one of the most traditional products of Portuguese cuisine, make cod star, specializing in a product of excellence to show, both Portuguese and foreign the wealth of this fish and its great versatility in the kitchen. Located on the waterfront in Vila Nova de Gaia, with a breathtaking view of the city of Porto, World Heritage Site, to the wall of the cod, where to the seventies of the last century came unload cod fishing vessels, and near the wine cellars of the port, one of the most popular products in the world, exclusive of the Douro wine region, the world's oldest demarcated wine region. We propose an unforgettable experience, combining the cod proposals, the excellent quality of the wines produced in Portugal, while giving emphasis to the Port.
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