Restaurants

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 …
Seafood in Pontevedra

Casa Fidel O Pulpeiro

For more than 50 years, Fidel's has been serving up perfectly done pulpo á feira, Galicia's quintessential octopus dish of tender tentacle slices with paprika and olive oil (ask for some cachelos, sliced boiled pota…
Galician in Vigo

Follas Novas

It's well worth venturing about 400m east of Praza de Compostela for the top-class fare at this small, unpretentious restaurant, but it's advisable to reserve as it fills up super-fast. Attentive, friendly service c…
Seafood in Combarro

Bodega O Bocoi

You won't beat O Bocoi for perfectly prepared fresh seafood – the octopus, shellfish a la plancha (hotplate-grilled) and fried fish are all delicious, but you're unlikely to be disappointed with anything you order. …
Galician in Sanxenxo

La Taberna de Rotilio

Right in the centre of things, La Taberna de Rotilio serves up terrific Galician seafood and meat, with a creative touch to many of the dishes, such crab cannelloni or spinach-stuffed seabass. You can eat indoors or…
Galician in Padrón

A Casa dos Martínez

Neat little A Casa dos Martínez, on a pedestrian street in the old heart of town, serves up great three-course lunches (wine and coffee included) of creative 'cocina galega de mercado' (Galician market cuisine), wit…
Galician in Vigo

Othilio Bar

Friendly service by a busy team complements the expertly prepared fish, meat and shellfish (and desserts) here. It's contemporary Galician fare – steak tartare, steamed hake with coconut milk – and the clean-lined d…
Galician in Pontevedra

Loaira Xantar

With tables out on the lovely little plaza and in the upstairs dining room, this is a fine spot for excellent Galician specialities with a creative touch, such as prawn-and-vegetable tempura or spider-crab croquette…
Galician in Pontevedra

Eirado da Leña

A deliciously creative culinary experience in an intimate stone-walled restaurant, tastefully set with white linen and fresh flowers. The set menús, available both lunchtime and evening, comprise several beautifully…
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…