Top things to do in Figueira da Foz

Top Choice Portuguese in Figueira da Foz

Volta e Meia

A casual cafe-restaurant with light floral decor and uplifting messages chalked on blackboards, this is a charming spot for a relaxed meal. The menu runs the gamut from salads and soups to vegetarian pasta and meat …
Top Choice International in Figueira da Foz

Wine Bar by Cristal

This cosy wine-bar-restaurant is the hottest ticket in town. Tapas and other dishes are served creatively and with pizzazz, while oenophiles can take their pick from the extensive list. There's also a great choice o…
Top Choice Cafe in Figueira da Foz

Praça 18

This cool retro-hip cafe features mismatched vintage furniture, blackboards and a menu that lists everything from gourmet hamburgers to salads and snacks. It's very popular and often full, meaning that service can b…
Beach in Figueira da Foz

Praia da Figueira

Figueira da Foz's main beach is one of Portugal's largest, a vast expanse of yellow sand that can take more than five minutes' walk to cross. It gets packed to the gills in summer, but has all the services, from bar…
Museum in Figueira da Foz

Núcleo Museológico do Sal

In the wetlands south of the city, this small museum charts the centuries-old history of salt production in the area. Old photos and models illustrate production techniques, whilst outside a network of boardwalks tr…
Museum in Figueira da Foz

Museu Municipal Dr Santos Rocha

This modern museum, beside the Parque das Abadias, houses a wonderfully eclectic collection of local archaeological finds, Roman coins, medieval statues, outlandish Indo-Portuguese furniture, objects documenting Por…
Portuguese in Figueira da Foz

Restaurante Caçarola I

In business for more than 40 years, Caçarola draws a mixed bag of loyal locals and hungry visitors. What they come for are the good-value combinados do dia (daily lunch specials) and fantastic seafood dishes peppere…
Portuguese in Figueira da Foz

Núcleo Sportinguista

Hearty portions of homestyle Portuguese cooking and a relaxed TV-on-in-the-corner vibe are what awaits at this long-standing restaurant. Sit down to football on the box – it's a supporters' club for Sporting Lisbon …
Casino in Figueira da Foz

Casino Figueira

Shimmering in neon and acrylic, Figueira’s landmark casino is the epicentre of the resort's nightlife. Crawling with cash-laden holidaymakers in search of a quick buck, it has roulette and slot machines, as well as …
Area in Figueira da Foz

Serra da Boa Viagem

For those with wheels, this wooded headland carpeted in pines, eucalypts and acacias is a fine place for panoramas, picnics and cool walks. To get there it's a simple 4km drive from town: take the coastal road to Bu…