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Things to do in Barcelos

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Administrative Area Level 2
“Nice little city. Most tourists come here for the big market on Thursday. 30% of the market is interesting, the rest in China stuff and neon underwear. You might want to come on another day of the week and just walk around, eat, drink and shop.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Food
“É a maior feira do género da Península Ibérica. Tem grande variedade de produtos agricolas, vestuário, artesanato e muito mais.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Joli cadre, nourriture excellente et typique, prix corrects, en résumé, une valeur sûre que nous recommandons. tél : +351 253 826 265”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Atreva-se a subir a longa escadaria e desfrute de uma vista magnifica e única da nossa linda cidade!”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located within the golf club but also open for non-members. Very professional staff, great creative food. Not cheap but good value for money and very nice views on the river Cávado, Consider a reservation (or come early).”
  • 2 locals recommend
Church
“The Monastery of Rates (Portuguese: Mosteiro de Rates) was a Benedictine monastery located in the parish of Rates in Póvoa de Varzim. Mostly known as Romanesque Church of Rates, which is a national monument since 1910. Reconstruction of the church began at the turn of the 11th to the 12th century, turning it into one of the oldest extant Romanesque churches in Portugal.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Only does two dishes - steak and bacalhau (cod) but they say folk will drive up from Porto for the bacalhau and the steak is gorgeous. All from a wood fired oven. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
Museum
“ Aqui encontra o melhor das nossas tradições e da nossa arte de trabalhar o barro, sem esquecer o nosso típico galo de Barcelos”
  • 3 locals recommend
Establishment
“Sinta-se em harmonia com a natureza...a frescura do ar puro, tranquilidade, o cantar dos passarinhos, o som das folhas a bater...relaxe...leve o farnel e partilhe com os seus amigos ou família momentos de diversão e descontração.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Neighbourhood
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Joli cadre, nourriture excellente et typique, prix corrects, en résumé, une valeur sûre que nous recommandons. tél : +351 253 826 265”
  • 3 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located within the golf club but also open for non-members. Very professional staff, great creative food. Not cheap but good value for money and very nice views on the river Cávado, Consider a reservation (or come early).”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Only does two dishes - steak and bacalhau (cod) but they say folk will drive up from Porto for the bacalhau and the steak is gorgeous. All from a wood fired oven. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“ Bom bar com variado tipo de cervejas e bom ambiente, tambem servem refeições / Good bar with a lot of different kind of beers, also have meals. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
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“Pizza shop, sit in or take away. Big Mannu clearly eats his oown stuff. You won't go hungry here.”
  • 1 local recommends

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