Galician in Vigo

Follas Novas

It's well worth venturing about 400m east of Praza de Compostela to this small, unpretentious restaurant, where quality ingredients form the basis of top-class fare such as grilled shellfish, saquitos rellenos...

Galician in Vigo

Othilio Bar

Friendly service by a busy team complements expertly prepared fish, meat, shellfish and desserts here. It's contemporary Galician fare – steak tartare, lightly cooked marinated salmon – and very popular, so book...

Cafe in Vigo

Cafetería Maracaibo

The Maracaibo, facing Praza de Compostela, does just about everything a good city cafe should, bustling with an all-types crowd and busy waiters from breakfast through morning coffee to lunch, afternoon coffee,...

Seafood in Vigo

Rúa Pescadería

Short Rúa Pescadería, in the lower part of the old town, is jammed with people tucking into fresh seafood. From about 10.30am until 3.30pm you can buy oysters from the ostreras (shuckers) here, and sit down to...

Galician in Vigo

Estrella Galicia Vigo

This beer hall run by what many would agree is Spain's best commercial brewer, Estrella de Galicia, is good not just for excellent cerveza de bodega (unpasteurised beer) but also for tapas or more substantial...

Galician in Vigo

Taverna da Curuxa

This pleasant stone tavern just off Praza da Constitución mixes the traditional and contemporary in decor and menu. Fish and meat and their rice dishes are all well prepared, and the smoked-trout-and-avocado...

Seafood in Vigo

Gamboa Vinte

Gamboa Vinte is a dependable, moderately priced option convenient to the Casco Vello for well-prepared fish and seafood – grilled, casseroled or in rice.