A GALERIA DO ESPORÃO
€€€ A Galeria do Esporão (266 509 282. Herdade do Esporão; lunches only). Restaurant that is part of the famous Herdade do Esporão estate, extending 400 hectares as far as the eye can see. When choosing a wine, follow the recommendations of the chef. Don’t forget to visit the cellars and sample the wines.
€ O Alcaide (266 557 168. Rua de Santiago, 18; closed on Thursdays). Considered the most popular restaurant in town. Serves regional food; specialities include Sopa de Cação (fish soup) and Cabrito assado (roast kid).
€€ O Forno (266 557 190. Taverna da Sanabrosa; closed on Tuesdays). Located near the main square in a house that stands at the top of a hill. The speciality is Carne de porco à alentejana (a pork and clams dish).