Gastronomy in Manteigas

Restaurante de Casa das Penhas Douradas

This smart, trendy eatery (part of Casa das Penhas Douradas) is a world away from traditional village life, and its decor comprises streamlined, Scandinavian-style tables. It's smart, sophisticated and very good. Ho…
Portuguese in Manteigas

Santa Luzia

The crisp reds and whites of the dining area blend seductively with the dark-wood tables at this main-street eatery, whose bar is always buzzing with locals enjoying a beer or two. The menu is aimed more at visitors…
Bakery in Manteigas

Pastelaria Padaria Floresta

Open bright and early, this nondescript little bakery is a hiker’s best friend, with simple sandwiches on home-made bread plus delicious trail snacks for around €1. Taste the empadas de frango (pastry dough filled w…
Portuguese in Manteigas

Restaurant Vale do Zêzere

A drawcard for the locals and one of few decent eateries in town is this popular family-run eatery. It serves up local favourites, including feijocas (bean dishes) and chanfana (braised goat) and offers a dessert bu…
Pizza in Manteigas

Luso Pizza

This tiny place makes great pizza; perfect for a pre- or post-hike carb binge.