Right now, Porto Portugal is one of the most popular cities to visit in all of Europe. Not only because of the Douro River but the beautiful Baroque architecture. Porto also has some of the best chefs in Europe, cooking the freshest seafood straight from the Portuguese coast. Enoteca 17.56, a luxury, fine dining, gluten-free restaurant in Porto, Portugal is a particularly desirable restaurant. Not only for its culinary expertise and luxury but because of its inclusive menu. Offering gluten-free foods, vegan eats, and other accomodating menu items, Enoteca 17.56 is a must-try.
There is no better place to enjoy an innovative culinary experience than at Enoteca 17.56. A modern venue offering a suitable wine pairing with each meal, this gluten-free restaurant in Porto was created in 2018. Developed by Real Companhia Velha, a Portuguese company that has been curating restaurants and dining experiences for more than 260 years, Enoteca 17.56 is located on the Douro River at Cais de Gaia. At the attached museum, you can learn about the creators and the Port and Douro wines served.
Once you sit down for your fine dining tasting experience, you can choose from many food pairings that will delight your senses. As a celiac, you’ll have no lack of choice here at Enoteca 17.56. They offer a Fromagerie Portuguesa, or a sampling of fifty Portuguesa and international cheeses. There is a fish and seafood accompaniment, which is the traditional and frankly best way to enjoy a wine tasting in Porto. Or you can have more of a meal, and request one of the matured meats or a Japanese raw bar. They also have a delivery option if you want to enjoy any of this food at home for a more personal tasting and pairing.
As a gluten-free restaurant in Porto, Portugal, you’ll have no worries when it comes to dietary restrictions and enjoying your food. It’s absolutely delicious no matter what you order!
Enoteca 17.56 overlooks Porto and has the space for patrons to enjoy a lounge area, a cigar club, and a panoramic terrace. A space that is meant to entice international wine lovers to the beautiful city of Porto, the exhibit on the first floor is certainly a must before sitting down for your tasting. Learn through the historical timeline all about how Port and Douro wines came to be and how this one company has created some truly beloved wines over the centuries.
After a fine dining experience like no other, you’ll be ready to tackle the day in beautiful Porto, Portugal. For activity ideas, check out our article on how to spend a day in Porto, Portugal!