Leiria restaurants

Top Choice Portuguese in Leiria

Casinha Velha

The best culinary experience in central Portugal begins insanely: An epic cow, sheep and goat cheese cart, arranged regionally, along with black pork sausages, awaits at your table – you cut your own portions and pa…
Top Choice Portuguese in Leiria

Ao Largo

Leiria's best time comes courtesy of friendly wine-lover Miguel, who opened a restaurant with his sister and girlfriend, combined their skills as a journalist, teacher and designer with a common love of food and dri…
Portuguese in Leiria

Tasca 7

A mere block and a half from the main square but feeling like a million miles away, Estrela (don't call her 'Doña!') offers just two dishes per day at her simple, five-table tasca (tavern). There's no menu (and no E…
Fusion in Leiria

Sabores da India II

After raging success in Alcobaça, the Punjabi owner of this excellent Indian restaurant snagged an even more intimate space in Leiria in the heart of the historic centre. Sensational curries, biryanis and tandoori d…
Fusion in Leiria

Cardamomo

The owner’s Goan roots are evident at this air-conditioned upstairs restaurant serving a fusion of Indian and Portuguese cuisine. Start with alheira-stuffed mushrooms or rice morcela (blood sausage) with crystallise…
Portuguese in Leiria

A Toca

Along this pedestrianised street are several traditional restaurants, including this friendly, no-nonsense spot with pretty tiled interior and a long menu featuring wood-grilled meat and fish.