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Senhor Bacalhau

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Caminho da Gateira 82, Afife 4900-066, Portugal
+351 258 981 377
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best sea bass! Owner take care about you and your order We went there two times and everything was ok. Plus table with ocean view!

Thank Tomasz L
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Super welcome and service, good food and wine selection, and best of all, they arranged a taxi to our accommodation - and we'd been told there were none.

Thank ScotZim
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We ate 4 times here and each time the food and service was just great. Wonderful fresh fish, the sea bass for two persons was so tasty as was the arroz do marisco. And in a brilliant old village setting. A small restaurant but a big welcome received and great value for money. This restaurant alone would encourage us to... More 

Thank Mel T
Toulouse, France
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal here, lots of good fish available and tastefully prepared. This restaurant offers very good value for money. The weather was cool when we went, so we sat inside, but there is a great terrace for eating out in warm weather with a nice sea view.

Thank pennylane51
Warrington, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The food at this restaurant was lovely. I went for the veal and have never had so much meat on my plate. Everyone enjoyed their meals. We must also make special mention to Anna, a local lady who sorted us out in putting our requests to the waiters and translating for us. She was an absolute star! It cost €180... More 

Thank Phil H
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

We ate in the restaurant twice during our stay and on both occasions left fully satisfied. The staff were friendly, attentive and informative. Value for money was excellent. We can't fault the place.

Thank Stanners70
Linz, Austria
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586 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 302 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Senhor Bacalhau is definitely the best restaurant in and around Afife. We had dinner there twice during our recent holiday in Portugal and were not disappointed. Great food, a very friendly host - the only downside are desserts, there is a lot to improve in that section!

Thank honguito
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2014

We recently had a delicious lunch at Senhor Bacalhau in Afife. The service was friendly and efficient. We ordered mussels and green soup as entrees. Both were very enjoyable - the mussels in particular were fresh and very tasty. We decided to have the sea bass meal for two as our main course. Wow! What a great presentation! The sea... More 

Thank 3Aussies_12
Porto, Porto, Portugal
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67 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013 via mobile

Exelent cod served in 3 difrent ways. Frendly services. Near one of the best beaches in Portugal for surfing.

Thank Antonio D
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We were there for dinner twice (the second time only as this was the only restaurant open). The terrace is nice to sit and drink, the staff is friendly. But, I'm sorry to say, the food is really not good. We ordered the fish of the house and the salad of the house - and didn't finish either. The probably... More 

Thank Andrea W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$34
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caminho da Gateira 82, Afife 4900-066, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viana do Castelo District  >  Afife
  • Phone Number: +351 258 981 377

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?