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Cais de Sao Roque 83 | 3800-256, Aveiro 3800-256, Portugal
+351 915 138 619
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cod” (17 reviews)
“bacalhau” (14 reviews)
“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Cais de Sao Roque 83 | 3800-256, Aveiro 3800-256, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a bit too 'chic' for my taste. The waiters will not let you down and will be always asking if everything is good, as usual in restaurants of this high level. I prefer something more casual. However, the food is up to expectations in...More

1  Thank geodonkey
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This was vaguely on our list of places to visit but when we passed it by chance we booked. We ate quite early but the place filled and we're glad we booked. We both had the taster menu which was excellent. Service was equally good....More

Thank Salewhite
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We wanted somewhere special for my birthday and this place seemed to have the best reviews. Reserved a table via THE FORK app and it was walking distance from our hotel, so no cabs to worry about. This is a fine dining restaurant so didn't...More

Thank Loose2Boots
DirectorSalpoente, Diretor-Geral at Salpoente, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Good evening, It's a pleasure for me and my team recive a comment like yours. I'm glad that our Cod Fish was the best you try in your life! Thank you very much and i hope to see you again. Best Regards, Vasco Amaro Director...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Some dishes you forget after you leave. This is not one of those. I had the signature dish called "The Cod and the Sea". It had small cod cakes that were lightly breaded, then deep fried at very high temperature to the point of being...More

Thank Jeffrey A
DirectorSalpoente, Diretor-Geral at Salpoente, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Good Evening Mr. Jeffrey, It's a pleasure for us to recive your comment and read all your experienc that you had in Salpoente. I Hope that next time you visite us we can exceed again your expectations Thank you very much and i hope to...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

you won't be disappointed...the food is great and has some very interesting and unexpected surprises. For sure the cod is the king but everything we tasted was great. If you are not sure ask for advice and guidance...the staff is very helpful..

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This place is a little gem hidden in Aveiro. My wife started with the oysters and myself, uncharacteristically, with a beef tartar. The problem with tartar in most restaurants is that the amount is too much that it becomes tedious on the plate. Here, the...More

Thank Devrim A
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Being recommended in the Michelin Guide, we had quite high expectations about Salpoente. Unfortunately it was a disappointing experience. As we entered the restaurant, situated in a charming boat house cottage, one wall was covered with a digital advertisement screen. It made the room look...More

2  Thank Haakon A
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My girlfriend had spotted the reviews and pictures and put it at the top of the list of places we should try. As it was a busy weekend we had expected to need to book for an evening service, but actually it is a surprisingly...More

Thank Simon I
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Not what you'd expect from the outside. It looks like a fisherman's hut but it's really very classy. Excellent fish - although in my humble opinion the salt cod is a bit overplayed. Great wines and good service. The starter of lobster and exotic fruit...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Go here by the food - one of the best in Aveiro. Pity that the service is not a 5star one. The staff is friendly but not too concerned with the client but more on talking between themselves. In terms of price ... good for...More

Thank Tiago M
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1 July 2015|
Response from DirectorSalpoente | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Yes we have a vegetarian dish: Vegetables from the market Traditional "à Brás" dish with vegetables from the market 12,5€ Any doubt fell free to contact us direcao@salpoente.pt Best Regards, Vasco Amaro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$21 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cais de Sao Roque 83 | 3800-256, Aveiro 3800-256, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Aveiro District  >  Aveiro
  • Phone Number: +351 915 138 619
  • E-mail
Cod Fish SpecialistsThe new structure Salpoente, located at Canal S.Roque 83 in Aveiro, brings together two former salt warehouses, historic heritage of the city of Aveiro, in a single location - charming, calm, where you can talk without having to raise his voice, where they can be with family, friends, or professional title.Quality, innovation, design, architecture and well-being are "ingredients" every day "tempered" this space.Aveiro and Ria transmit traditions and share emotions, in all corresponding values ​​pillar of this project - to defend national values, recover and preserve traditions, promote and advance the art and its stakeholders, Ria boost and promote tourism demand in the city of Aveiro .Unconditionally defend the "made in" Portugal.The Salpoente recreates a traditional Portuguese cuisine expert, a kitchen and superior example, inspired by several motives, made with the highest quality and for different tastes and trends, but with an ordinary star - cod."We want to be the best Cod Fish restaurant in Portugal"
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