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Taberna da Fonte

With a prime position looking up to the Igreja de Misericordia and an attractive slate-floored interior, this central place is a good spot for a taste of Serra cuisine. That means plenty of ham and cheese, sausages …
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Centro de Interpretacão da Serra da Estrela

In a park to the west of the town centre, this centre provides an excellent introduction to the Serra da Estrela region. A nine-minute film in English or Portuguese takes you flying around the mountains’ main points…
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Museu do Brinquedo

This museum, housed in a lovely converted mansion, traces the history of Portuguese toys, from the Victorian to the contemporary, and as such, provides an interesting cultural study of Portuguese society, past and p…
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Museu do Pão

This popular museum, set in a huge complex with mill wheels, a restaurant and rustic buildings, celebrates the history of traditional bread making. The highlight is a traditional-style shop where you can stock up on…
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Restaurante Borges

Tucked away in a tight corner near the tourist office, this friendly, country-style restaurants offers large portions of traditional Portuguese fare. There's bacalhau (dried salt-cod) and bife (steak), as well as th…
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Restaurante Regional da Serra

Lunching visitors and locals out for their weekend meal create a cheerful buzz at this laid-back bar-restaurant. It's known for its hearty mountain cuisine, so keep it regional with queijo da Serra (mountain cheese)…