Beira Alta drinking and nightlife

Wine Bar in Viseu

Palato Wine House

With its exposed stone walls and prime central location, this good-looking wine bar is a fine place to get to grips with the local vinho. It has a long list of Dão and Douro wines by the bottle, with many also avail…
Bar in Viseu

The Brothers

A bistro-style cafe on an attractive pedestrian-only street, The Brothers has a bohemian, Parisian-style atmosphere, good beers and regular live music. In the warmer months, its outdoor tables are a favourite evenin…
Bar in Guarda

Praça Velha

Hidden away in a tiny corner behind Praça Luís de Camões, this laid-back little bar is a fine spot for an evening drink, perhaps at one of the tables outside on the cobbled street.
Pub in Viseu

The Irish Bar

One of several bars near the cathedral, this classic pub offers Guinness on tap, occasional live music and terrace seating on a charming square near the old town gate.