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Taberna do sao Pedro

4400 Vila Nova de Gaia, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
+351 915 465 918
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“boiled potatoes” (10 reviews)
“grilled fish” (10 reviews)
“sardines” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
4400 Vila Nova de Gaia, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I took the ferry across the Douro river to Afurada,, walked a bit, and smelled seafood cooking on grills. Our noses took us to heaven, Taverna Sam Pedro, where we joined a giant crowd of happy people, locals mostly, families, feasting on...More

Thank Barnett02
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

nothing too special, touristic place. bit overpriced. more like mass processing. i am sure you can find better places. the salmon i ate was at least tasty.

Thank Sebastian O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We read about Afurada, once a fishing village to the south of Porto, across the Douro. We guessed about how to get there by bus and we were incorrect. We got off the bus at the end of its line, somewhere around the Lavadores. Our...More

1  Thank Nancy2005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a hotel staff member, as being one of his favourites and where one could get a full meal ( main, wine, coffee) for Euro 11 or so. We should know better to take the recommendation of someone who may have...More

1  Thank suem030
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We walked around the bay at Gaia to find this place and it’s worth the longish walk. Not fancy but just authentic super fresh fish cooked on the grill. Excellent sardines, king prawns and calamar. Green salad, boiled potatoes, bread, olives, a jug of Vinci...More

1  Thank CSS2107
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We had two very similar experiences at this place 7 years ago and today, with one crushing difference: now they are set up to rip off tourists. Both times, we ordered fresh, local grilled seafood (prices clearly posted), and out came with ample portions of...More

1  Thank Annstance
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The fish and seafood really are the highlights here. There's no fuss with decoration, service is average and basic. You come here for fish and seafood free out of the localmen's fishing boat that call this area home. Some of the best fish I've had...More

Thank Sofia B
Reviewed 27 January 2018

São Pedro da Afurada is a short distance across the Douro from Porto, not far inland from the river’s mouth. It’s not a standard tourist trap, there are fishing boats, fishing nets and the smell of fish – it certainly has atmosphere. For example, there’s...More

Thank BeejayBerkshire
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

One of the highlights of a month in Europe amidst a 7 week RTW tour. Barbecued mixed skewers (squid socks and prawns), golden fish, pork ribs, salad corn-bread with Vinho Verde 1 bottle and 3 beers eminently satisfied 4 adults. Especially with a rousing Portugese...More

Thank 12P
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Do not expect anything fancy. Just a few dishes, all fish. I had the sardines and they were excellent. Had it with vino verde.

Thank 103vicky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4400 Vila Nova de Gaia, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 915 465 918
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