Food and Drink in Estoril
Indulge in Portugal’s delightfully delicious cuisine. From fresh seafood to their famous Piri Piri chicken, meals in Portugal certainly don’t lack in taste. Those who love fresh fish can sample the grilled sardines – a local delicacy that you will not regret trying. For a divine mix of meats, sausages and vegetables, try the cozido a portuguesa, a traditional stew that is a must-eat for those who want to discover the taste of Portugal. One for the vegetarians, acorda is a combination of stale bread, garlic, olive oil, coriander, poached eggs and vinegar, all mashed together to create a surprisingly superb taste. If you’re a fan of cold meat cuts, dig into some porco peto, the delicious local ham slices. Another one for those who love fish and seafood, bacalhau is dried and salted cod, which can be enjoyed in so many ways but usually with vegetables, potatoes or eggs. For a sweet treat when in Estoril, make sure you try the famous pastel de nata - the egg custard tart that will not disappoint.