Drinking & Nightlife

  • Prova Smooth jazz plays and owner Diogo shares his love of Portuguese wine at this slinky number.
  • Wine Quay Bar Sunset is prime-time viewing at this terrific riverside wine bar.
  • Era uma Vez no Paris A blast of bohemian 1920s Paris in the Galerias nightlife district.
  • Aduela Retro-cool haunt with vintage furnishings, a nicely chilled vibe and petiscos.
  • Capela Incomum Prayers for fine Portuguese wines are answered in this former chapel.
  • Mirajazz Go for the view, the wine, the mellow jazz…

Gardens & Terraces

  • Miradouro Ignez Sundown drinks, snacks and river gazing.
  • Base An open-air bar in gardens, with good mojitos and views of Torre dos Clérigos.
  • Praia da Luz Tucked-away beach bar for sundowners in Foz.
  • Mirajazz Steps lead to this terrace, with a cool crowd and jazz beats.
  • Intrigo Peer out across the rooftops to the river at this hidden terrace, pairing tasty petiscos (small plates) with wines.
  • 360º Terrace Lounge Arresting views of Porto's historic centre from this Gaia roof terrace.

Wine & Port

  • Prova Grown-up wine bar with a terrific range of ports and wines, tastings and a dash of sophistication.
  • Wine Quay Bar Sip some of Portugal's best at this riverside wine bar overlooking Ponte de Dom Luís I.
  • Portologia Rustic, intimate, low-key pick for port and wine tastings.
  • Wine Box Some 450 different wines can be enjoyed at this slinky, on-trend wine bar and restaurant.
  • Dick's Bar From vintage tawny to full-bodied Douro reds, Dick's draws on one of Porto's best cellars.


  • The Wall Kick back with a mojito at this urban-cool, backlit bar in the Galerias.
  • Terraplana Sip a Porto Passion, Lady Violet or Poker Alice at this voguish cocktail bar.
  • Baixa Bar Super-stylish bar, with DJs, dancing and creative cocktails.
  • Pinguim Café For quality gin cocktails and a boho vibe, this is the perfect tonic.


Retro & Vintage

  • Museu d’Avó Glorious time-warp of a bar, decorated with the kind of knickknacks you might find in grandma's attic.
  • Era uma Vez em Paris Bordello-chic bar evoking the more glamorous days of Paris in the 1920s.
  • Café Candelabro Artsy cafe-bookshop, spilling out onto a pavement terrace on warm evenings.
  • Galeria de Paris Flea market finds funk up this ever-popular bar in the Galerias.
  • Aduela Vintage charm abounds at this sewing machine warehouse turned bar.
  • Casa do Livro Glam old-school favourite, with book-lined shelves, gilded mirrors and DJs.