Chez Lapin | Porto Restaurant | Eating Out in Porto

French by Name but Portuguese in Cuisine:Tonight we find ourselves in Chez Lapin, a rustic restaurant on Oporto's waterfront, close to where we disembarked from our river cruise.  Although this restaurant has a French name, Chez Lapin serves traditional Portuguese and Oporto cuisine.I ask … [Read more...]

A Cataplana Meal in the Algarve

The Flavours of the Algarve:Portuguese food in the Algarve is more than just grilled sardines and grilled chicken.  To get away from the stereo-type touristy food, and for a taste of the true flavours of the Algarve, have a dinner at a cataplana restaurant. Cataplana - The Utensil The … [Read more...]

Portuguese Cuisine – What to eat on your holiday

Fishetarians will eat well in Portugal!Cuisine in Portugal varies by region, but being a seafaring nation with a well-developed fishing industry, fish and seafood dominate most menus. Fishetarians like Tony and I will eat well here.Portugal has been fishing and trading cod since the 15th … [Read more...]