Restaurants

Portuguese in Chaves

Carvalho

Carvalho’s top-notch regional dishes have earned recognition as some of Portugal’s best. It is hidden away amid the cluster of parkside cafes opposite the Jardim do Tabolado.
Portuguese in Chaves

Paprika & Cacau

Right at the historic heart of Chaves, with views of the castle, this quaint restaurant serves up Portuguese dishes with a twist. The daily lunch specials are a steal.
Bakery in Chaves

João Padeiro

Snack on tasty regional treats at this corner bakery, including the trademark folar de Chaves (big pillowy loaves filled with bacon, linguiça and local salpicão sausage).
Bakery in Chaves

Maria

Look for the bright blue door of this tiny bakery, which whips up the best pasteis de Chaves (flaky turnovers filled with ground meat) in town.