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The Casa da Guitarra (The Guitar House) is a musical instruments shop specialized on traditional Portuguese string instruments with special emphasis on the Portuguese Guitar. All instruments are handcrafted in Portugal. The instruments are treated...more
By accident we found Casa da Guitarra and my husband, who loves guitars, had of course to get in and test a few of the wide variety of guitars, ukuleles etc. The staff was all friendly and ready to tell about the instruments. You were...More
We found this small Music shop as a matter of luck walking around Porto. It has a great Collection of Guitars and wooden instruments for sale. In addition they also sell ear rings that my spouse purchased. They do host the traditional FADO show that...More
Just accross from the Catedral, this small guitar store offers Fado concerts. One hour (including a 10 min break for a Porto wine glass included in the price), 10 euros/pers. Two guitar players and one singer. Great place for music lovers!
We found a leaflet a the tourist office and decided to check the place out. The Casa Da Guitarra is a small guitar store where they sell many types of Guitars. If you are lucky the owner (Alfredo) is around, he has a passion for...More
We picked up a leaflet in the official tourist office near the cathedral and they booked the Fado concert that evening, for us.
It is a shop which has a wide variety of guitars, portuguese guitars and ukele's on display and for sale. It's worth...More
Wondered by mistake to this little guitar shop and was invited to an evening of Fado music and warm wine. The singer and Fado players were mesmerising. Don't know alot about guitars but the craftsmenship looked very good on the instruments they sell in the...More
What a great find for music lovers! A real highlight of my trip to Porto. I discovered it by accident and within 30 minutes of entering the shop I'd bought a 'Rajao' - a traditional handmade Portuguese instrument that was one of the ancestors of...More
I stumbled upon this store after strolling up to sightseeing at the Cathedral. The store caught my attention because it was quite filled with people ... not packed just filled. And then I saw two elderly gentleman playing on the guitar. Peeking in I realized...More
We were sight seeing around the steep narrow roads and stumbled on the best ever guitar shop.
All hand made Portuguese acoustic instruments. Spanish style guitars, ukuleles and the amazing 12 string Portuguese lute shaped guitars. The enthusiastic shop keeper took numerous instruments down from...More
This is the land of Fado, and this is the shop of hand made Portuguese guitars. You can easily spend an hour checking their guitars and talking with the very knowledgeable, hospitable and multilingual manager. Learn about music, traditions and styles.
And buy a guitar....More