Restaurante O Peirao - Galicia
Are you a business owner in Galicia?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Galicia.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Restaurante O Peirao
Restaurante O Peirao is a traditional galician seafood restaurant/tapas bar located in the heart of the historic village of Combarro with impressive views looking out across Pontevedra estuary. There is a large covered beach-style pergola outside full of dinning tables which also spll out into the small square in front of the restaurant which is a sun trap in the summer.As well as the extensive eating terraces outside, the restaurant has dinning areas spread over two floors with impressive views especially from the second floor.
It was during the 1960's that Maruxa originally opened a small marine related shop and bar. Jaime,her husband,returned from emigration and in 1974 decided to open Restaurante O Peirao,in a friendly house with traditional food using recipes from their parents and grandparents.Their sons Carlos and Jaime are now in charge to recieve the clients who keep coming back with the same hospitality to that when the restaurant first opened more than two decades ago.
The menu is extensive. There are a wide variety of tapas from about 3-15€ to reflect its location next to Pontevedra estuary such as octopus, cuttlefish, squid, clams,cockles,baby scallops,prawns etc. There are delicious pasties,spanish omellette,Padron peppers (when in season),cured ham,spicey sausage and cheeses.
There are also a variety of salads,pastas,rices as well as fish and meat dishes.The fish includes sea bream, hake,sole,tuna and a fish stew.The meats include stake,chops and lamb.Prices range from about 6€ for a salad to 24€ for a lobster.
Maruxa is still also dedicated to producing home-made desserts including a wonderful fruity,sponge pudding and chocolate brownie. As well as extensive choice of drinks and fine wines to end the meal (during selected hours) in memorable tradition there is Queimada (a burning spirit based punch drink) for two which costs 15€.
After the meal for those that fancy a relaxing drink and dance Carlos also owns the local discotec,Bla Bla Bla Longe Bar, in Combarro only a few minutes walk away, which is superbly located on the waterfront.
You may also like
O DezaseisSantiago-de-Compostela, Galicia-wide
A Galician restaurant that specialises in seafood and is known by tourists and locals alike for its sociable atmosphere................
Restaurante Area GrandeA-Guarda, Pontevedra Province
Restaurante Area Grande is superbly located, close to the Area Grande beach with breath-taking views looking out towards the Atlantic Ocean and Monte Santa Tecla.........
Talaso Hotel Louxo-La TojaO-Grove, Pontevedra Province
The Talaso Hotel Louxo-La Toja is a seaside hotel with beautiful views of the water, located in O Grove on the Isla de Toja, in the Pontevedra region of Galicia..........
Restaurante DuranVigo, Pontevedra Province
Restaurante Duran is well located on the Baiona-Vigo road near to Canido beach and within easy access of central Vigo. This is a hospitable place where a warm welcome awa
Meson Fonte de ZetaBaiona, Pontevedra Province
Meson Fonte de Zeta is without doubt one of the best restaurants in Baiona reowned for its excellent local shellfish,fish dishes and castillian cuisine.............
Casa RitaBaiona, Pontevedra Province
Casa Rita offers its customers the best, freshest ingredients from the fish market each day. So you can expect the very best seafood you can find cooked to perfection by
Pazo de Mendoza RestaurantBaiona, Pontevedra Province
Pazo de Mendoza is a converted,historic house which dates back to 1768. It's now a luxury 11 bedroomed hotel but its 50 seater restaurant is also renowned throughout Gali
Parador de CambadosCambados, Pontevedra Province
The Parador de Cambados hotel is located in the Pontevedra province of Galicia, about 63 km from Vigo. Housed in an ancestral mansion whose earliest construction began i
Parador de Santo EstevoNogueira-de-Ramuin, Ourense Province
The Parador de Santo Estevo hotel is located in Nogueira de Ramui (Ourense), in a former monastery founded in the 6th century................
Hotel Thalasso CantábricoLugo, Lugo Province
With fantastic views over the ria, Hotel Thalasso Cantábrico is ideal for those wanting to enjoy Galicia's scenery. Rooms are modern and facilities within the hotel are