We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taverna Vaca Das Cordas

Rua Beato Francisco Pacheco 39 41, Ponte de Lima 4990-308, Portugal
+351 258 741 167
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (8 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Beato Francisco Pacheco 39 41, Ponte de Lima 4990-308, Portugal
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (525)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Restaurant was fine and portions were huge. Nice starters, too. We had the fried squid rings, cheese, bread, olives. For mains, we ordered the cod (for 2) without realizing it would come as an oven dish (covered with mashed potato). Tasty but not quite what...More

Thank Elja D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food great service and a chicolate cake to die for.great value for a family lunch if tapas/ mixed starters

Thank Grant B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came there for diner. We choose a table outside to enjoy fresh air in narrow street. We had a great food. This is a restaurant you should visit while staying in Ponte de Lima. The atmosphere was pleasant and friendly

1  Thank Jack64240
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Sorry food so delicious we forgot to photograph the dushes before we set about consuming them! Sheeps cheese, mushrooms and ham, calamari and patiniscas (cod fish cakes). Washed down with vino verde, ceveja, cafe and coffee liqueurs ;) Sit back and enjoy the pace of...More

1  Thank Tania C
Reviewed May 6, 2018

We came to this restaurant partly because it was highly recommended but mostly because the octopus was so highly praised. We were warmly greeted and taken to a table where our drinks orders were taken. For a starter we had the cod and onion fritters...More

Thank SLKmaniac
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a very nice family restaurant in this cosy restaurant decorated with posters of local corridas. Whilst the kids shared a very tasty mixed beef grill with thinly sliced potatoes , we had a voluptuous grilled octopus.

Thank Bertrand B
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Topical Portuguese environment and topical food. Not the cheapest dinner we had in the area but worth the expense. Great lime cake!

Thank rdepieri
Reviewed January 12, 2018

We had a few starters and originally were heading for the speciality, the bacalhau for two. But after the very good tastings starter Pataniscas, also based on bacalhau, which was already a big portion, we decided to take another starter. These bolinhos de bacalhau, a...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Perfect steaks, with Brazilian bean side dish which is wonderful. Sandrine, is a perfect hostess, and the Talude wine, nothing short of awesome. Obrigada. See you again, next year.

Thank L0veT0EatOut1
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

In the picturesque Vila de Ponte de Lima the most fabulous beef in town. Sit indoors in the beautifully decorated Restaurant or outdoors and watch the villa go by. Cozy, friendly, great service and the food is simply scrumptious. Polvo Gallego and any beef dish....More

Thank Lourdes B
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Ponte de Lima
Hotel Imperio do Norte
72 reviews
.38 km away
Inlima Hotel & Spa
155 reviews
.59 km away
Axis Ponte de Lima Golf Resort-Ponte do lima
214 reviews
2.21 km away
Paco de Calheiros
46 reviews
4.45 km away
Nearby Restaurants
O Brasao
736 reviews
.07 km away
Hamburgueria DaVila
198 reviews
.06 km away
Mercearia da Vila
97 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ponte Romana
815 reviews
.93 km away
Museu do Brinquedo Portugues
117 reviews
.45 km away
Igreja Matriz de Ponte de Lima
104 reviews
.09 km away
Festival Internacional de Jardins
94 reviews
.24 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
May 11, 2015|
Response from cfeixa | Reviewed this property |
No Restaurante Vaca das Cordas, ronda os 20€ por pessoa, conforme os pratos que pedir, entradas e sobremesa.
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Beato Francisco Pacheco 39 41, Ponte de Lima 4990-308, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viana do Castelo District  >  Ponte de Lima
  • Phone Number: +351 258 741 167
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing