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Canastra

Rua do Pe da Cruz 59, Estoi 8005-469, Portugal
+351 964 095 374
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What a fabulous find

Found ourselves in estoi , came across this wonderful shop full of local produce, Baskets and... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
17CG1952
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Windsor, United Kingdom
Excellent

Don't go past this small shop. Go in!! It's well worth a visit to find its treasure of high... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
Jasmine18_12
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Rua do Pe da Cruz 59, Estoi 8005-469, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Found ourselves in estoi , came across this wonderful shop full of local produce, Baskets and wooden serving boards all beautifully crafted. The owner was so enthusiastic about his products, showing us the workroom where he makes his boards. Left with some lovely products, and...More

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thanks for sharing your excellent review with our customers on Tripadvisor! We hope to see you again at Canastra shop in Estoi and we will welcome you with the same enthusiasm!

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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Don't go past this small shop. Go in!! It's well worth a visit to find its treasure of high quality local produce. The owner takes time to explain the produce too. Thankyou

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

Thanks Jasmine from Bristol for your very nice review! We shared it in our facebook page (facebook.com/canastraestoi) with a picture of the shop!

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Wondered past this place by accident but glad that we did. The owner is very warm and willing to talk about his wares. Picked up some really great ingredients here and learnt a little about the local area. Thanks once again!

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks Timmy for you nice review on Tripadvisor. Your feed back is very important for us!

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

So pleased we ventured into Estoi and visited this shop. The owner is so nice and very passionate about his products. He is very talented and makes wooden items out of locally sourced wood. We purchased some serving boards made out of the local carob...More

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infocanastra, Owner at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thanks for your very kind review dear customers! To produce a carob cutting board for you was a pleasure! Thanks for letting me know that nice location merged into carob orchards, was beautiful! Hope to see you again at Canastra!

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Owner is very friendly and welcoming He is very knowledgeable about the products and the local producers and was able to tell us a little story about each product. He is clearly very passionate about what he does while at the same time not making...More

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thanks Peter for taking time to write a review on Tripadvisor. We try to transmit the sane passion to our kind customers and is really rewarding to read your excellent feed back! You are always welcome!

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were in luck, as the owner saw us standing in front of the shop and opened just for us. He's a great guy and told us a lot about all the regional products (food, oil, wine. baskets, lots of different food) and how it...More

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thanks Paul for taking time to write a review on tripadvisor! It is very rewarding to read such opinion on our shop! We hope to see you again at Canastra.

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great selection of hand crafted wood products, regional food, oil, wine, woven goods. Weel worth a visit. Small premises upstairs, Very knowledgable and friendly owner.

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thanks Doulos for your nice review on Tripadvisor! We hope to see you soon back at Canastra, Estoi.

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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little shop in Estoi. Authentic local products, well presented and lovely atmosphere. The knowledgeable owner, Stefano, will tell you all you all you need to know about these delicacies! An absolute must.

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thanks Ernest for taking time to write a review on Tripadvisor. We really apreciate your brief description to share with other visitors and hope to see you soon back at Canastra!

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

We found this shop by chance and were very happy. The vendor explained everything about the products (salt flowers, Chilly jelly, petiscada of mackerels, almond liquor and others) as well as their origin, production and use. And he did all of that with great passion...More

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thanks Jutta for taking time to write an excellent review on Tripadvisor. We are very grateful to our customers that give their important feed back. We hope to see you again in Estoi!

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

A treasure trove of natural products from the region. Beautiful and functional hand crafted baskets made of local cane, delicious wine, almond, fig and carob products. All exquisitely presented by the charming and very knowledgeable owner Stefan who also makes kitchen boards from amazingly patterned...More

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infocanastra, Proprietário at Canastra, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Mrs. Diana Jackson, thanks for sharing your excellent review on this indespensable travel platform. You are always welcome at Canastra, Estoi.

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