The Vale de Abraão Restaurant, Open Kitchen and Terrace
Open throughout the day, they feature seasonal menus of local and regional dishes. A bountiful breakfast buffet is the perfect way to begin a day of discovery, relaxation and spa sessions. There’s an open cooking station complete with a wood-fired oven for bread baking and traditional oven dishes. This is also a location for cooking classes, where guests can learn some of the finest points of preparing Portuguese cuisine.
The Dining Room
The beautiful classic décor of this traditional room creates a warmly intimate atmosphere with a myriad of details. The menu’s market-inspired fare incorporates the best in regional cuisine, perfectly combining fresh ingredients and seasonings. Every dish beautifully showcases the local ingredients and flavors in a very global manner. To add some fun to the culinary experience, Secret Destination Dining is a pop-up experience with dinner tables tucked into the woods by the river. The location and the menu are kept secret until the last minute as a delightful surprise.
Wine Library & Terrace
As the heart of the resort, the Wine Library & Terrace features an eclectic collection of local materials and furnishings to create an authentic Douro Valley experience. It is also a pre-dining rendez-vous with a tempting selection of local tapas and self-service wine tasting ideal for learning, imbibing and celebrating. Browse gifts, art objects and gourmet items from the valley. Meet here with the wine concierge to plan excursions and spa treatments for the day. The room extends onto a covered stone terrace with comfortable armchairs arranged around a fire feature.