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Bacalhoeiro

Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 919 182 789
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“bacalhau” (30 reviews)
“cod” (30 reviews)
“taco” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was recommended by our hotel as the best cod in town. Disappointed, to say the least. The oven baked cod tasted great on the first bite, but then the salt hit, and the entire fish was massively too salty. My wife ordered a different...More

Thank MindStorm00
Reviewed 6 days ago

The dishes made with bacalhau (dried salted cod that's been rehydrated with milk or water) are superb. The dishes come in two sizes: small, and large. Be advised that the small sizes are huge, but that nevertheless you're going to finish off every last morsel...More

Thank DerAlteBach
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here after we had reviewed the comments published in TripAdvisor. Everything was not right!! Salad was not fresh. Chicken over-cooked. Cod was not fresh and over-cooked. Worst of all, it spoiled our appetite for any desserts. Chef had a bad day??

Thank Joseph20131008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending the morning exploring the Gaia side of the city, by both cable car and boat, it was time for lunch. Given that the riverbank was buzzing with tourists, I was afraid that the restaurants would just serve tourist tat, but I was proved...More

Thank Wanderlywagon2013
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Ordered a "Bacalhau em crosta de amendoa, camarao tigre e couscous aramotizados com pimentos" and it was the best codfish I ever ate. Also ordered the "Polvo a Lagareiro" but it wasn't as special as the codfish.

Thank Mariana G
Reviewed 9 May 2017

If you like codfish then this is the restaurant for you. The menu is very nicely put together with full descriptions of each meal. The codfish starters are the bext part!

Thank Suz2002
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

With a group of 8 people including 2 small children (4 and 5) we were not the easiest crew, but the staff was incredibly helpful and accommodating. They went above and beyond especially with the children so that anyone could have a great time. The...More

Thank JDuartePT
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very modern restaurant on the left bank of Douro. What we ordered was good, bacalhau carpaccio, bacalhau salad, cheese plate. The waitress was very kind and we didnt wait at all. In short a good address on the left bank.

Thank Marcduvoyage
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We thought it would be Just a touristic restaurant but is excellent Cod fish that i never had was an excellent choice and good wine Service was very nice

Thank vernonelsw
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I try not to be disparaging on TA, but this is a resource I rely upon. My wife and I went here because the place was very highly rated (something like 9th out of 300), in a town renowned for its seafood. Let's start with...More

Thank emcgnola
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Ching Ching S
Hello, may I reserve a table for 2 at 23rd June night now? Is it possible to enjoy the firework show after the dinner? Any special menu offer that night? or minimum charge? It is great if you can let me know these. Thank you.
11 June 2017|
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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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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
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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Description
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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