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Cafe Vapor

Rua da Praia 39 | Sao Pedro da Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-554, Portugal
+351 22 242 0605
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“fish” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 15:00 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Barbecue, European, Soups
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Rua da Praia 39 | Sao Pedro da Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-554, Portugal
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We called in to Cafe Vapor for a drink and to suss out possible places to have dinner. We sat outside and after 10minutes hadn’t had any service so went inside to buy beers. All of the staff seemed preoccupied and didn’t have an interest...More

Thank ebonytia
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped by this cafe for lunch based on a recommendation from our food tour guide. It was the best advice we have heeded! We had the grilled squid and grilled prawns, while sipping the house vinho verde. This is by far the most delicious...More

Thank JoanneM3535
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We had a great dinner outside, excellent staff, the best seafood and its cheap. There are so many seafood dishes and the meat looks really good. You must visit this little restaurant as its fantastic.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We re-visited this fabulous little cafe after having it recommended last year and again we were treated to some excellent fish dishes and wine, I had bbq'd whole squids and my wife had Salmon both were very fresh and tasty served with a fine salad...More

Thank phil w
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Had a wonderful Sunday lunch at this little restaurant. Fresh tasty food, friendly service and very reasonable prices.

Thank tanyact2015
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant with fresh fish cool on the grill outside. Cannot not be more simple and tasty.

Thank Lauremarie1974
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This cafe had a huge queue for lunch on the Sunday that we visited. The place has a very fair method of recording who gets served next - you simply write you name on the pad and when you are next, they tell you. The...More

Thank G_EvansWales
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Primarily I would like to stress that staff and owners of this place care more about their friends and family as they have received a kind of special treatment, as well have been served more frequently than the rest of the clientele in this establishment....More

1  Thank DaniloP2142
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We had very nice grilled sardines and squid here for lunch, all very fresh ! It may take a bit of a long time if you come when very busy but it's well worth the wait. The salad was very nice and fresh too.

Thank anonrakkaew
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had a superb selection of fish grilled outside by the River Douro at this character fishing village. We chose sardines, octopus and sea bass. Lots of locals enjoying their Sunday lunch.Also good wine at a good price. Very busy place - get there early.

Thank chelseacarol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:15
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
19:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Praia 39 | Sao Pedro da Afurada, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-554, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 242 0605
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