rota do petiscos 2016 algarve

Rota do Petisco 2016 -Throughout the Summer in the Western Algarve

Over the last five years, the western Algarve´s Rota do Petiscos have become increasing popular.  So, for 2016, organizers have added even more cities and stretched the tasty event longer through the summer.   Already this year, foodies have enjoyed bits and sips from eateries...
herdade dos grous alentejo country estate

Herdade dos Grous – Grand Retreat in Alentejo

Herdade dos Grous is a former farm transformed into a fine luxury retreat. The grand main building of traditional Portuguese design is surrounded by manicured gardens, relaxing terraces and a refreshing infinity pool. A 240 acre lake, thriving abundant wildlife, is within direct view. Enveloping all of this is 1700 acres of unspoiled nature.
PapAçorda

Pap’Açorda – Consistently Good. Consistently Cool.

Pap’Açorda opened its doors in 1981 and quickly became the fashionable place for traditional Portuguese food in Lisbon. For 35 years, the restaurant in Bairro Alto, started by noted restaurateurs José Miranda and Fernando Fernandes, was a favorite among locals and attracted a high-profile crowd...

Momentos – Delightful Alentejo Cuisine in Évora

The entrance along Rua 5 de Outubro, just off the main square in Évora, is mostly nondescript, except for a notable sign made of azulejos reading, “Life is too short to eat chips every day. We serve our food with vegetables.” And so begins the unique and enjoyable dining experience that is Momentos.
Vila Vita Parc Cave de Vinhos

VILA VITA Parc – Meet the Chef in the Wine Cellar

Enjoy fine cuisine and exquisite wine, in the company of a respected chef, in one of the Algarve most exclusive and secretive locations. VILA VITA Parc, the luxury resort on the cliffs overlooking the sea in Porches, has created a special experience in their very own Cave de Vinho, a wine cellar located nine meters below ground....
faz gostos faro algarve portuguese cuisine

Faz Gostos – Algarvian Favorites in Old Town Faro

Faz Gostos was one of the first Algarvian restaurants we featured on Portugal Confidential. Recently, we returned to the restaurant in the historic old town of Faro to find that popularity has not diminished nor has the quality of delicious international and Portuguese cuisine. Prominent locals as well as foreign tourists book in...