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Vallecula

Rua do Carmelo | Valhelhas, Guarda , Rua Do Castelo, Guarda 6300-818, Portugal
+351 275 487 123
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“alheira” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Food
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LOCATION
Rua do Carmelo | Valhelhas, Guarda , Rua Do Castelo, Guarda 6300-818, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the drive. My husband and I enjoyed our meal so much, we declared it our favorite from this trip to Portugal (competition was stiff!). Small restaurant so be sure to call ahead and make a reservation.

Thank m13v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an obligatory stop and not only if you're traveling in the area or staying close by. It's totally worth traveling hundreds of miles just for the experience of giving your 'vallecula' the opportunity of raveling on such exquisite combinations of flavors. The main...More

Thank saraconstanca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With limited space and rustic-chic atmosfere , Valhecula is one of the best restaurants in Serra da Estrela Mountain. The menu is regional but with high standards of quality, the wine chart is very adequate.

Thank Luís Rafael P
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Whatever your plans in life, and if you love the romantic hidden gem experiences make sure you stop for lunch or dinner in this most special part of the world. From the tiny village, to the square, to the whole surroundings, this restaurant is as...More

Thank dellingermiguel
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It is tucked away in a small town in the Serra da Estrela area and, even before eat, you'll enjoy the coziness of the place, especially if it is winter and the fire place is roaring. Then seat, relax and enjoy flavour after flavour of...More

Thank Carlos V
Reviewed 25 November 2016

This is the best place to eat in Serra da Estrela. No doubt about it. It's even worth the detour to go and treat yourself with a top nodge Traditional Portuguese meal. The dedication is 5 Stars! You will be greeted with warmth an professionalism....More

Thank Aveiroworld
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I have no words for describe this restaurant. The place is unique, and the disches are superb. You most try the Cock. This is Portugal in his best!!!

Thank PSLF
Reviewed 16 July 2016

This was our return visit to one of our favourite restaurant in Portugal. The owner/server is one of the most friendliest and dedicated person you have met. He makes you feel at home and is always willing to make your stay memorable. Thank you Luis...More

Thank trluz
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Dishes are very well prepared with top quality products of the referred season. The restaurant is small but very cosy, ideal for a cool night. The owner is very pleasant and well mannered and his wife is the talented cook. Do not miss out on...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Vallecula it’s a well known Portuguese restaurant, so it’s best to make a reservation, because it’s usually a busy place and it’s a tiny space. The food it’s home-made and the entries and main courses were absolutely delicious. Because it’s only one waiter serving, and...More

Thank Sofia R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Carmelo | Valhelhas, Guarda , Rua Do Castelo, Guarda 6300-818, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Guarda District  >  Guarda
  • Phone Number: +351 275 487 123
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