ABADE DE PRISCOS
€€ Abade de Priscos (253 276 650. Pr Mouzinho de Albuquerque, 7, closed all day on Sundays and at lunchtimes on Mondays). A restaurant that is charmingly simple and serves good food, with a menu that aims to include dishes from various regions in the country.
€€ Brito’s (253 617 576. Pr Mouzinho de Albuquerque. Closed on Wednesdays). Traditional cuisine, good service and a quiet, friendly atmosphere.
€ Gosto Superior (253 217 681. Praça Mouzinho de Albuquerque, 29; closed on Sundays.) A welcoming atmosphere, stone and wood décor and jazz as background music in a place where you can sample the best in vegetarian cookery.
€€ Inácio (253 613 235. Campo das Hortas, 4; closed on Tuesdays) Based in a traditional house with a well preserved façade, this is a roomy and welcoming establishment with granite walls. Enjoy local dishes amidst the antiques and hand-crafted items.
€ São Frutuoso (253 623 372. Rua Costa Gomes, 168; closed for dinner on Sundays and all day on Mondays) Situated on the exit from Braga, near the Visigoth chapel of São Frutuoso de Montelius. The meat and bacalhau (salted codfish) dishes are a good choice.
€€ Taperia Palatu (253 279 772. Rua Afonso Henriques, 35; closed on Sundays.). A pleasant, minimalist-style establishment that is good for tapas and petiscos (Portuguese tapas). Don’t miss the grilled squid.