€ Ferro (234 422 214. Rua Tenente Resende, 30; closed for dinner on Sundays). A very popular restaurant where locals often stop for a quick lunch. Serves many fish and meat dishes as well as omelettes.
O MERCADO DO PEIXE
€€€ O Mercado do Peixe (234 383 511. Largo da Praça do Peixe; closed for dinner on Sundays and all day on Mondays). Situated inside the actual market, with good views of the fish sellers. The dining room is spacious, with a minimalist décor and the menu specialises in fresh fish and other seafood dishes.
€€ O Mercantel (234 428 057. Rua António dos Santos Lé, 16; closed on Mondays). The décor reflects seafaring life. Specialises in quality fresh fish and seafood dishes.
€€ O Telheiro (234 429 473. Praça do Peixe, 20. Closed on Saturdays). Country atmosphere; serves regional dishes.
€€ Sal Poente (234 382 674. Canal de São Roque, 83. Closed on Sundays and Mondays at lunch). Located in an old salt wooden warehouse, this restaurante has great grilled fish and live music at weekends. Do not miss its fabulous desserts.