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Casa do Galo

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Souvenir shop with food tasting

This shop is well stocked with Portuguese gifts. You will find Galo de Barcelos cockerels, other... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2019
Mikael F
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Vantaa, Finland
Specialises in port flights

We enjoyed our port flight with a platter of cheeses. The latter was very very generous. The... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2019
Kirkcaldylad
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North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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Our shop icon is our 2,06m handmade Barcelos Roster! Come to meet him and have a taste of our best Portwines in a traditional old PortWine warehouse or a PortWine Tonic in our sunny riverfront terrace! See you soon!
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Avenida Diogo Leite n 50, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
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Reviewed July 19, 2019

This shop is well stocked with Portuguese gifts. You will find Galo de Barcelos cockerels, other ceramics, textiles, cork products and also edibles such as cured ham, cheese, and port wine.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Mikael F
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed our port flight with a platter of cheeses. The latter was very very generous. The flights come in a variety of choices so it is worth checking the list. A good way to taste and enjoy a variety of ports.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

14 euro for a few slices of "cured" ham. Totally overpriced tourist scam! If you just want to drink water or a soft drink, this place is ok. Otherwise don't go here.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

We stopped by this wine tasting establishment and ordered three glasses of wine and some food. When we asked for some information about the wines and the wine houses we were informed that the server didn't know anything about the wines, and informed us that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chrissieshasha
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We've moved to this place after leaving the next door bar Sandeman (in front of their cellars), as we've experienced abhorrent service at Sandeman's. The difference between the two was night and day. Casa do Galo was quiet, calm, the staff immediately welcomed us, offered...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Port tasting for as little as €6 was great. Very knowledgeable and tell you about the port in great detail. We returned the next day because of the customer service we received from Sariyah (not sure on the spelling of her name). She made both...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Katie C
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Absolutely great port wine tasting, they even leave the bottles out for a little bit so you can really see what you're tasting. Also very reasonable prices for the amount/quality of wine you get. Our server was absolutely lovely, super sweet, and spoke very good...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Siobhan A
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We were wandering around gearing up for our first Port wine tasting and we were off the beaten path on a little side street when we saw a beautiful table and chairs set up with a tablecloth, and some glasses of port wine on it....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank WaywardWander9
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Just stopped as fancied a beer but then saw the port tasting menu and for €6 you try 3 different ports. They explain about the different varieties and you get a very generous measure of each.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Gazinhx4
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

The wine tasting was awesome, do not miss out this place while visiting Porto. Friendly staff, really nice place :) highly recommended !

Date of experience: June 2017
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