Portugal has become one of the go-to destinations for travelers from around the world, and its food and wine culture has flourished into what is now a vibrant and dynamic culinary scene. From north to south, we’ve rounded up 4 of the ever-increasing Michelin-starred restaurants in Portugal.
Dine with the stars
The top-quality of Portuguese core ingredients has contributed to the rise of top notch restaurants in Portugal. If you are willing to taste the best flavors of the Portuguese food by nationally and internationally renowned chefs and have a Michelin Star meal in Portugal, just read our suggestions, book your restaurant and enjoy your meal!
Up north at Largo do Paço
Largo do Paço is a Michelin-Starred Restaurant housed in the Luxury Hotel Casa da Calçada, in Amarante, just a few minutes from Porto. The award-winning cuisine of the restaurant Largo do Paço, led by Chef André Silva, seeks to highlight the Portuguese roots, combining traditional flavors with fresh products and originality.
The restaurant offers a good choice à la carte, including options for vegetarians and children, and many tasting menus, as well as wine recommendations created by the sommelier which include the wines produced in the hotel’s own cellar. The restaurant also offers different tasting menus designed by the Chef, with or without wine pairing.
With a view of Lisbon at the Eleven Restaurant
Eleven Restaurant is a sophisticated and contemporary restaurant, located in Lisbon and was awarded its first Michelin Star in November 2005, one year after opening. Led by world-renowned Chef Joachim Koerper, Eleven’s
cuisine offers a wide variety of dishes, inspired by Portuguese flavors and products which he can
easily in traditional markets. The wine list offers a wide range of Portuguese wines, selected and suggested by their sommelier. You can pick and choose à la carte or enjoy one of the tasting menus created by the Chef – with or without wine pairing. Check all the available menus here.
Also noteworthy is the building itself, with floor-to-ceiling windows facing the Tagus River, and the kitchen at the centre – a glassed area that customers can actually access or even have a meal at.
Dine by the sea at Ocean Restaurant
Ocean Restaurant, located in Vila vita Parc resort in Algarve, won a second Michelin star since 2011 and is led by famous Chef Hans Neuner.
At the restaurant the Chef presents the food as a form of art, combining the traditional luxury cuisine with modern cuisine. The restaurant menu changes every week or according to the available season ingredients, and includes a variety of carefully selected products from Algarve – such as seafood and fish, as well as core ingredients from Alentejo.
The restaurant’s link to Herdade dos Grous in Alentejo, provides its clients with top quality wines and olive oil produced in Herdade dos Grous. Here you can enjoy a three, four or six-course menu, with or without wine recommendation, with amazing views over the ocean. Check the menus here.
A taste of Alentejo at L’AND Vineyards Restaurant
The restaurant at L’AND Vineyards, led by awarded Chef Michael Laffan, takes their clients on a food journey to the flavors of the Portuguese, Asian and Mediterranean cuisine. The restaurant offers a different menu each month, combining traditional Portuguese ingredients and flavors with contemporary and oriental influences.
Luckily for you, it has never been easier to book a table at one of these restaurants. Sign up on our website, choose the restaurant, pick the date and time, and contact us directly +351 226 10 20 75