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Top Choice Galician in Cambados

Quinta de San Amaro

The bright, big-windowed restaurant at this country boutique hotel is worth a trip from anywhere in the region for its delicious updates on traditional Galician cuisine – preparations like Iberian pork sirloin with …
Top Choice Historic Building in Cambados

Gil Armada

Gil Armada is a small family-run winery housed in the handsome 17th-century Pazo de Fefiñáns. A variety of absorbing guided tours are offered: the basic one-hour version covers the main rooms of the historic house (…
Church in Cambados

Igrexa de Santa Mariña Dozo

This ruined 15th-century church, beside the wine museum, is now roofless but still has its four semicircular roof arches intact, and is surrounded by a well-kept cemetery with elaborate graves – all particularly pic…
Galician in Cambados

Restaurante Ribadomar

For something more upscale than taverns, you can get a great Galician meal at family-run Restaurante Ribadomar, with dishes such as sole with scallops or chuletón de ternera (giant beef chop), in a relatively formal…
Winery in Cambados

Martín Códax

Galicia’s best-known winery, a 2.5km drive east of Cambados, offers a variety of tours from 45 minutes to three hours, including tasting of up to four wines. Some include vineyard visits. It's essential to call ahea…
Galician in Cambados

Vago Viños

A change from Cambados' prevailing cutely traditional taverns and tapas bars, contemporary-style Vago Viños has not a single exposed stone or wood beam in sight. The cuisine is tasty and mildly adventurous too, incl…
Galician in Cambados

A Casa de Miguel

Miguel's serves generous and tasty free tapas with drinks, but portions are equally generous when you order something from the menu. For a filling snack, try a tosta de pulpo con tetilla (toasted baguette covered in…
Wine in Cambados

Festa do Albariño

Concerts, fireworks, exhibitions and the awarding of prizes for the year's best wines accompany the consumption of huge quantities of wine and tapas during the Festa do Albariño, on the first Sunday of August and th…
Winery in Cambados

Bodegas del Palacio de Fefiñanes

This small establishment, one of two wineries in the handsome, 17th-century Pazo de Fefiñáns, produces some quality, garlanded albariño wines which you can buy for €12 upwards. Guides speak fluent English.
Museum in Cambados

Museo Etnográfico e do Viño

Cambados' wine museum looks into not just the production and history of albariño wine but also the culture that goes with it.