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.

“Wonderful family Run Restaurant”
Review of Restaurante Pena

Restaurante Pena
Ranked #3 of 85 Restaurants in Amarante
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $23 - $35
Cuisines: Portuguese
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Located in a former distillery and inserted into the surrounding space of the Quinta da Pena, in Vila Caiz - Amarante, the "Pena - Restaurant & Bar" results from the rehabilitation of a historic space with a contemporary language. In a familiar environment, the space is divided between the living room set in the very mill, the bar-cellar suitable for a winter afternoon by the fireplace and a large terrace that invites you to taste the house cocktails or dinner on the patio and under a candlelight on the hot summer nights. The gastronomy of the house will take you to the flavors so characteristic of our region, coupled with its outstanding creativity. In a refined place in its rusticity, the customer finds the flavors of the house and the region and also enjoys the tranquility reflected by the surrounding space consisting of the manor house and its gardens, the woods and several secular acre farms. More than just a meal, we want you to live a unique moment. Make yourself at home ...
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Wonderful family Run Restaurant”
Reviewed March 14, 2013

We had a delightful meal here last night, the staff were extremely attentive especially the owners son who was not working but stayed all evening to help with translation as he spoke English.
The food was excellent and typically Portuguese, two courses for two, two bottles of wine, water coffee all for under 60 Euros !!!!!
The venue was steeped in history, and is a fairly new restoration, well worth the visit, with the added pleasure in playing with the family labrador puppy who waits outside.

  • Visited March 2013
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Helpful?
1 Thank Marc B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

159 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    124
    30
    5
    0
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first

Travelers who viewed Restaurante Pena also viewed

Amarante, Porto District
Amarante, Porto District
 
Amarante, Porto District
Amarante, Porto District
 
Amarante, Porto District
Amarante, Porto District
 

Been to Restaurante Pena? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing