We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cancela Velha

Claimed

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Details

CUISINES
Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service

Location and contact

Reviews (230)
Filter reviews
11 results
Traveler rating
7
2
1
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
7
2
1
1
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 11 reviews
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Family Owned restaurant that serves delicious traditional portuguese cuisine. Also, if you are in the area and you value wines, this is the restaurant to go. They always have interesting stuff, and some of them are not in the wine list.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TiagoSoares17
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 16 (8 adults + 8 children) and we all got very well impressed with the restaurant. It is a very fine example of Portuguese cuisine from the grilled meat (steak, ribs or even picanha) and lamb. Also with a very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank RPereira2008
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We were looking for a nice restaurant that served different dishes than most restaurants in this area. According to the reviews this was the case at Cancela Velha. When we arrived a very stressed manager took us to a room at the back of the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Marjet K
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Don't order fish . Don't order desert. The lamp was ok. If you don't like something and return it, you will not refund on it

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank UziKa
Reviewed August 14, 2017

We were lodged in a hotel far away from everything and we needed a restaurant to have dinner the day we arrived. The hotel receptionist recommended going to Marco de Canaveses and try this restaurant. We weren't disappointed. The restaurant is easy to find and...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Angie_Lazaro
Reviewed July 11, 2017

This is a nice place, you feel lie home... in this place you can eat just like a normal home in the city. I'm from Marco de Canaveses...

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank sanrui
Reviewed October 23, 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by the owners of the B&B we were staying in and we were not disappointed! The food was fantastic, especially the lamb which was a regional specialty. Made to feel really welcome, meeting Mum, Dad and the son who...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Langers_ch
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

I used trip advisor to find this little gem. We popped in for lunch whilst in Marco de Cannaves. Very traditional Portuguese food at a reasonable price. A very good wine list too. I had pork and my Portuguese wife had cod of course. Both...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank wiresticker
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Upon visiting Marco de Canveses we stumbled across Canela Velha. As we walked in we were greeting warmly and given the last available table...always a good sign when a lot of locals in a restaurant. Two screens showing the local football. Great wines selection, fantastic...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Dan N
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I used trip advisor to find this little gem. We popped in for lunch whilst in Marco de Cannaves. Very traditional Portuguese food at a reasonable price. A very good wine list too. I had pork and my Portuguese wife had cod of course. Both...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank wiresticker
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Hotel Rural Quinta da Cruz
230 reviews
5.40 miles away
Penafiel Park Hotel & Spa
200 reviews
6.72 miles away
Casa da Calcada Relais & Chateaux
728 reviews
6.84 miles away
Quinta do Lodao
3 reviews
6.87 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 55 nearby restaurants
Bodeguita do Bom Retiro
226 reviews
.10 miles away
Hamuu Sushi
76 reviews
.99 miles away
Restaurante Momento"s
49 reviews
.96 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 16 nearby attractions
Parque Aquatico Amarante
293 reviews
5.05 miles away
Ponte de Sao Goncalo
442 reviews
6.14 miles away
Barragem do Carrapatelo
11 reviews
4.29 miles away
Santuario do Sameiro
149 reviews
6.76 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cancela Velha staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing