2017 Michelin Stars in Portugal

Nine new Michelin Stars in Portugal for 2017! Let’s add those to the existing 14, and we have some excellent fine dining across the country. One star chefs earning a second star this year is ...
2016 Michelin Star restaurants portugal

2016 Michelin Star Restaurants in Portugal

There’s a new member in the Michlein Star Portugal club! For 2016, the Michelin Guide to Spain & Portugal has awarded a first time star to Chef Rui Silvestre at Bon Bon in Carvoeiro, in the Algarve. Sadly, L’And Restaurant in Alentejo loses the honored designation. In total, 14 restaurants in Portugal are recognized with stars; six are in the Algarve, four in Lisbon, three in the Porto area, and one in Funchal...
Tribute to Claudia 2015 Vila Joya

Tribute to Claudia International Gourmet Festival – Vila Joya, 10-15 November

One of the world’s most prestigious gourmet events returns to the Algarve 10-15 November. It’s the eight edition of Tribute to Claudia International Gourmet Festival at Vila Joya Boutique Hotel and Spa in Galé. Over 50 renowned European chefs participate in a six-night celebration of haute cuisine. Devotees of fine cuisine are invited...
Vila Vita Parc Fine Wine Food Fair

Fine Wines & Food Fair 2015 – VILA VITA Parc, Algarve, 6-10 May

A galaxy of Michelin stars converge in the Algarve for five full, delicious nights of gastronomic excellence. The VILA VITA Parc Fine Wines & Food Fair, is a gourmet festival rarely experienced anywhere in the world. This opportunity to sample superior cuisine and fine wines from across Europe is set for 6-10 May.
culinary celebration conrad algarve

Taste Portugal Culinary Celebration – Conrad Algarve, 28-29 March

Seven of the world’s most highly acclaimed chefs will cook with Conrad Algarve’s very own three Michelin starred Heinz Beck for two exceptional dinners. Wine for the evening will be provided by Wines of Portugal, and selected by a team of Portugal’s best sommeliers, including Conrad Algarve’s...
L'And Vineyards Restaurant Alentejo

L’And Vineyards Restaurant in Alentejo – Michelin Star Cuisine of Miguel Laffan

L’and Vineyards Restaurant is contemporary in design, with the actual Alentejo landscape as the key design feature. Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan uses natural materials of stone, slate and wood to provide an earthy texture to surfaces. Recessed shelves are sculpted into the back wall, allowing for the display of decorative items...
Ocean Restaurant Hans Neuner Vila Vita Parc Algarve Portugal

Ocean Restaurant – Two Michelin Star Culinary Moments of Hans Neuner

The Algarve has more Michelin stars than other parts of Portugal, including Lisbon and Porto. Certainly, a major influence in this recognition is the emergence of Executive Chef Hans Neuner at Ocean Restaurant. With exquisite cooking, outstanding service and an opulent setting, Ocean is an essential experience for aficionados of fine dining.