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Casa da Guitarra

Closed Now: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:30 - 19:00
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“fado concert”(6 reviews)
“great fado”(3 reviews)
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The Casa da Guitarra (The Guitar House) is a musical instruments shop specialized on traditional Portuguese string instruments with special emphasis on the Portuguese Guitar. All instruments are handcrafted in Portugal. The instruments are treated...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:30 - 19:00
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Avenida Vimara Peres 72, Porto 4000-544, Portugal
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+351 22 201 0033
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’m reviewing the guitar store this time. We visited the guitar store two years ago when it was located near the river AND went to the Fado across the street. Both were EXCELLENT. Today we visited the guitar store in their new location near Cedofieta...More

Thank GoSeeDoTravelDuo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But it has a classy air, this shop. I will one day however make it to see Fado here, and have my port.

Thank Nomadess1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place to go and get rapt in the passion of this wonderful, uniquely Portuguese singing. No clinking glassware or chomping diners - just the exquisite skills of the performers and perfect acoustics. Only interruption was the ill-bred woman next to me who filmed the...More

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The singer has a beautiful vocal and a wonderful expressionist. She was singing with two fabulous classical string guitarists. Fado is soulful. During the interval, we were served a nice glass of 25 year old tawny port, many people has given a nice compliment on...More

Thank connie k
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Just an amazing performance, taking full advantage of the wonderful acoustic. The duet literally made the hairs on my neck stand on end.

1  Thank Greg C
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Wonderful fado experience. The small venue had amazing acoustics that showcased the beautiful vocals and guitar.

1  Thank Cpfh
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous event, the singer AnaMargarida sang as if it was her one and only performance, giving her all (but the show runs almost every evening). Everyone enjoyed it in a very small intimate setting. The staff was friendly and personable. Highly recommended.

1  Thank AnnaGlenRock
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

It was the first time the 4 of us had watched Fado and this was excellent. It is only an hour with a short break and that was perfect for us. Singer was incredible and the musicians so talented. Just a small venue and was...More

1  Thank FarAway804623
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We had never been to see Fado before and were worried that this was going to be a tourist trap rip-off. How wrong we were. The guitarists were amazing and the control the singer has over her voice is outstanding. Neither of us speak Portuguese...More

Thank prewor
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Fado performances are not that easily found in Porto compared to Lisbon. I stumbled upon this place randomly and loved it - the fado performance was wonderful! The hall was just the right size -not big and not too small, around 30-35 people. They serve...More

1  Thank Katia259
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