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Restaurant O Pescador

Largo de Sao Domingos, Viana do Castelo 4900-330, Portugal
+351 258 826 039
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
$$ - $$$
Largo de Sao Domingos, Viana do Castelo 4900-330, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent steak and chips. Seafood rice a little disappointing, soupy and a very small lobster but nonetheless quite tasty.

Thank Burleylass1
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

After failing to get a table at Linda's, we stumbled on this and wow, it was good. Very good staff and tasty, well cooked and large portions with some great local wines to wash the meal down with.

Thank BrightonShredhead
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We eat a lot outside and around the world. In our two weeks trip to portugal we realy ate in excelent resturants but the fish in o pescador was the best ever.

Thank omerweitz
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Good starters like bolinhos de bacalhau with a bottle of monte velho white wine open the feast! The robalo a pescador a grilled sea fish with a cream of crab inside is marvellous! Accompanied with warm vegetables and potatoes make it an exceptional dish! In...More

Thank giannilib
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We can particularly recommend the seafood plate (for two) with rice and grilled sardinhas. Although the restaurant is mostly frequented by locals, they have English menu and communcation is no problem. Nice walk to the restaurant from the new center along the old main street.

Thank trooper92
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent and very reasonable. A clean and simple restaurant right near huge old church. Best salmon - perfect grilling. Shrimp dish was huge and delicious. Excellent service.

Thank Gwen W
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We we're looking for a different place to eat. But because that one was closed or even closed down we choose this one. The mixed fish dish was amazing delicious. Be informed of the opening times as they are closed in the afternoon we almost...More

Thank Gino C
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Pescador restaurant for our daughter birthday dinner. The restaurant had a very nice and quite environment and the employee were very warm full and kind. We choose sea food (arroz de marisco) and pork steaks (bifinhos de porco com migas) and the...More

Thank Vitor P
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Pile in and chow down on great local seafood in what is very much a family restaurant, good service, given that the place is generally heaving, and pretty monumental servings. A really nice vibe to the place, and right in the middle of town.

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Very nice restaurant. Generous dishes of very good food with nice presentation. Friendly staff. Medium high prices.

Thank Gonçalo G
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Seafood rise for two drinks and desert 60€
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo de Sao Domingos, Viana do Castelo 4900-330, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Viana do Castelo District  >  Viana do Castelo
  • Phone Number: +351 258 826 039
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O Pescador Restaurant is located in the historical center of Viana do Castelo ... Visit the city and delight in here ... Be amazed by the delicious monkfish rice, succulent seafood feijoada and various grilled fish. Awaken your senses with cod dishes. At the end enjoy our traditional desserts ...
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