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Mercado do Peixe

Largo da Praca do Peixe | Primeiro andar do mercado do peixe, Aveiro 3800-243, Portugal
+351 234 351 303
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“mackerel” (3 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
$$ - $$$
Largo da Praca do Peixe | Primeiro andar do mercado do peixe, Aveiro 3800-243, Portugal
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Reviewed July 12, 2016

I haven't had time to write a review for a few weeks but the lasting impression is very strong - and positive. The location is excellent. You are on the first floor looking down over the canal (try to get a table in the window...More

Thank Ian2109
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Great location in Aveiro and fairly good food, but let down by the service. We stopped here for lunch and had the set menu. The food was quite nice (chicken legs and cuttlefish main courses) but we didn't really enjoy the experience overall. First, they...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

A place to visit in Aveiro specially in the morning when there is fresh fish and fruit and vegetables. Also several shops and restaurants in the place. Just across the river there is also the best open shopping mall

Thank Jose A
Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is directly above the local working fish market. Despite this, there really is no fishy smell from the market below. You have a decent view from the window overlooking the square and canal below. Food is decent, basically the fish is super fresh....More

Thank DMACK15
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Good food (specializing in fish), but the prices are too high for the country / city. The staff is cool, but not more than that. Good view and location very original!

Thank Edmond T
Reviewed April 24, 2016

Excellent fish restaurant right over the fish market. Delicious apperatives, starters and main courses.

Thank gavScotland_Portugal
Reviewed December 11, 2015

The food (we had fish, catch of the day) was fresh and of high quality, typical Portuguese cuisine, the service was friendly and of course the view is incredible. You get to see the whole Praça do Peixe and the canal by the side.

Thank Maria P
Reviewed November 15, 2015

We ate here on two occasions. Having read reviews of the fish market restaurant on Tripadvisor, we decided to give it a try for the set menu lunch. Soup, choice of fish or meat for maincourse with plenty of vegetables, dessert , small carafe of...More

Thank PollyFrance
Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant itself is up on the first floor of the central market. The views from one end are particularly nice over one of the water inlets (canals). I had a salad with white cheese and walnuts minus the walnuts which were "forgotten" and arrived...More

Thank madsimpson
Reviewed October 18, 2015

We took lunch at the restaurant above the fish market. We both had the menu of the day which was very enjoyable. We wouldn't hesitate in recommending this restaurant

Thank Paul H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo da Praca do Peixe | Primeiro andar do mercado do peixe, Aveiro 3800-243, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Aveiro District  >  Aveiro
  • Phone Number: +351 234 351 303
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