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Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 919 182 789
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“cod” (42 reviews)
“bacalao” (41 reviews)
“taco” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No doubt this is a restaurant of a higher level of service and of dishes, with a cost still affordable. I enjoyed my dinner and the courtesy of the waiters.

Thank Paola C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had my first experience eating salted cod. It was like eating lobster. The restaurant has a great location to enjoy while dining.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure how their cod fish salad is allowed to be on the menu. There is literally no taste, I'm not even exaggerating. Their cod burger is much better, as well as the cod soup. Definitely avoid the salad at all costs, it ruined...More

Thank Florian Z
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by here for lunch on a Sunday - kids ordered cod burgers, I had sea bass and my husband had a filet mignon. The food was good, the service was quick, highly recommend!

Thank Natalia B
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Great location looking over the river and Porto on the other side. Very good service, great seafood and wine list - all well priced.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

In a unique location. with a staff and a prepared local per create a pleasant atmosphere. The restaurant offers dishes of cod as a specialty, that meet expectations. Good Portuguese wines in the Douro and Monção for starters and best dessert. It is important to...More

Thank Rag11111aaa
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Bacalhoeiro is a must-go restaurant if you want the famous "bacalhau" and are in Vila Nova de Gaia. The service is good and the dishes are so big that even after splitting with my wife we had a lot to eat.

Thank Thiago A
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Very busy modern restaurant with good views of the river. The cod with cream was served in an individual pie dish dish. It was fantastic.

Thank Wellymen
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Oh what a shame. After myriad delicious meals all around Portugal over a month's trip I came here because it was highly recommended (by locals!) and I am near the end of my trip and thought...to hell with it...I can afford to spend a bit...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is awesome. Beautiful place in front of the river with delicious food, especially the Bacalhau. Portions are more than enough. I sincerely recommend this place.

Thank Jorge L
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Ching Ching S
June 11, 2017|
Response from Wanderlywagon2013 | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask this of the restaurant itself not me. I'm just a reviewer. Enjoy your visit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Diogo Leite 74, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 919 182 789
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The Bacalhoeiro restaurante, project started in the early years of the century, aimed to give due prominence to one of the most traditional products of Portuguese cuisine, make cod star, specializing in a product of excellence to show, both Portuguese and foreign the wealth of this fish and its great versatility in the kitchen. Located on the waterfront in Vila Nova de Gaia, with a breathtaking view of the city of Porto, World Heritage Site, to the wall of the cod, where to the seventies of the last century came unload cod fishing vessels, and near the wine cellars of the port, one of the most popular products in the world, exclusive of the Douro wine region, the world's oldest demarcated wine region. We propose an unforgettable experience, combining the cod proposals, the excellent quality of the wines produced in Portugal, while giving emphasis to the Port.
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