PORTO - GREATER PORTO
€€ Porto Beer (226 086 793; Avenida da Boavista; does not close). A very popular restaurant in Porto. Do not miss the francesinha and petiscos (Portuguese tapas).
€€ BB Gourmet (226 092 003; Rua António Cardoso 301; doesn’t close) Modern design along with a minimalist décor. Enjoy the famous petiscos (Portuguese tapas) and traditional Portuguese food.
CAPA NEGRA II
€€ Capa Negra II (226 078 380. Rua Campo Alegre 191) Excellent regional restaurant, offering a variety of traditional Portuguese delicacies. A friendly, welcoming establishment.
€ Cufra (226 172 715. Avenida da Boavista 2504; closed on Mondays). This was one of the first restaurants and seafood establishments in the city of Porto. Enjoy the famous Francesinhas (toasted steak sandwiches) in a family atmosphere. Very popular with locals and always packed at weekends, so it is best arrive early.
€€ Tabernix (226 095 028. Cais das Pedras, 5) A riverside restaurant in the Customs House area, with modern atmosphere and décor. The menu is chalked up on a slate and there is a wide choice of petiscos (Portuguese tapas).