PORTO NOSSO Stories 2018-03-05T01:21:22+00:00

PORTO NOSSO Stories

Marvel at the unexpected tales of Oporto streets

PORTO NOSSO
Stories

Marvel at the unexpected tales of Oporto streets

O’Porto Seven
— since 2012 —

Few experiences provide greater knowledge about those around us, like making housing available. Today we tell the story of Maria Bernardete and Paula, who improved the art of welcoming...

Castelbel
— since 1999 —

This is the story of a brand created in 1999 that had an unusual start. The three founding partners of Castelbel have created it as so many other businesses in the past were created, with a handshake...

Ponto 2 Porto
— since 2017 —

Without exchanging a glance, the figure behind the counter registers the expense of the next customer. A very normal reality in the bustle demanded by the current consumer society, always voracious, full of restlessness ... Valter and Lara are well acquainted with this scenario and decided to create the bakery Ponto 2...

Impressiv3D
— since 2018 —

The store specializes in 3D portraits, where extreme care and attention to detail ensures and guarantees a truly amazing and spectacular final result. Every face, every body requires a creative and painstaking work behind it...

Boulevard Burger House
— since 2015 —

Commercial establishments are defined by the people who manage them, which in turn are defined by the synergies they develop. Boulevard Burger House, opened at Adolfo Casais Monteiro street, nº 17, on November 30, 2015, and enjoys synergies between two cousins, Henrique Santos and Luís Moura...

Petisqueira Voltaria
— since 2016 —

Once upon a time, a gentleman who was on a diet ... We have to immediately stop, because today we tell the story of the delicacy restaurant Voltaria, whose slogan visible at the counter warns us that no story begins like this...

Café Santiago
— since 1959 —

Café Santiago, with its main house located at Passos Manuel nº 226 and Santo Ildefonso nº111, street in Porto, has a long history sometimes lost in minute details, sometimes reframed by those who remember it vividly...

Inktoxica
— since 2009 —

For some people, art is more than a possibility of creating a business, it basically represents, a way of life. This is the case with Óscar and Maria João, owners of Inktoxica, at Rua do Almada 438, in Oporto.

Venham mais 5
— since 2013 —

In the street of Santo Ildefonso, nº 219, in Porto we find a restaurant always full of customers, who, despite the fact, does not hesitate to say 'Venham mais 5' (we still have room for 5 more). In fact, this is precisely its name and reflects a philosophy that ties in with the history of our country...

The Lingerie Restaurant
— since 2004 —

Between picking up the kids at school and the car at the workshop, there is little room for romance and passion. Luis Almeida noticed, like so many others, precisely this fact, but decided to reverse the trend, by bringing to Rua de Gonçalo Cristóvão 198, in Porto a unique concept: the Lingerie Restaurant...

Endovélico
— since 2014 —

'Do you want a serrated knife for your steak or do you prefer a bronze sword?' In any other restaurant this question would be misplaced, but at Endovélico, located at 680 Bonjardim Street, it's just another day...

Intrigo
— since 2017 —

At Rua Tomás Gonzaga, in Porto, we find three friends who share an unconditional love for Invicta, crystallized in the elegant form of the restaurant Intrigo...

Casa Aleixo
— since 1948 —

Many are the memories that Ramiro - the Casa Aleixo’s owner, located in the Rua da Estação, nº216, in Oporto - has to tell us, all of them reported with such fidelity and detail that is only true for those who do not forget easily...

  • LISLEI · PORTO NOSSO

Lislei
— since 1992 —

José studied engineering, fell in love with the school of arts, especially the painting component, and in 2012, he founded in Rua do Almada 376, Lislei...

  • DON LOPO · PORTO NOSSO

Don Lopo
— since 2017 —

If during a walk around Porto you notice a curious faucet conspicuously hanging on a wall, be aware that you are next to Rua dos Caldeireiros, nº 43. This busy street houses several businesses, among them Don Lopo, a concept store created by Paulo and Maria Ribeiro.

Sabores do Sebouh
— since 2011 —

Portuguese gastronomy is increasingly known and appreciated, but we are also curious and prone to experience new things. Sabores do Sebouh is the place to satisfy this curiosity...

  • LA COPA · PORTO NOSSO

La Copa
— since 2014 —

Maria Emilia still remembers as if it were today, those ice creams that soon melted and ran down the arm, when she was six or seven years old …

Artual
— since 1992 —

The colorful and rustic space offers a glimpse of Sónia's art, full of mastery and originality: dishes, candles, lamps are organized to taste on tables and shelves, as well as other devices for the home

Honolulu
— desde 2017 —

What connects Invicta to Hawaii? The answer is Honolulu. At door number 58 of Rua dos Bragas, we find a bridge connecting two locations separated by thousands of kilometers: Invicta and Hawaii...

Porto 34
— since 2017 —

This story has as its background poetry and justice. It grows in verses, rising from itself to The other...

Booinga
— since 2011 —

Booinga's partners, from African origins, always had contact with the business of planting and cultivating coffee and while still in Angola...

Real Hamburgueria
— since 2013 —

Real Hamburgueria Portuguesa opened doors somewhen in 2013’s September, at Rua da Torrinha (door 134) - a Cedofeita’s transversal - former place of the famous tavern “A Nossa Casa”, founded in 1935 by Mr. Luís Vieira,...

Taberna do Largo
— since 2012 —

Once upon a time there were three long-time friends who dreamt of a house to which every visitor would long to return: a cozy corner made of kindness and good mood, painted with love and filled with exquisite flavors,...

  • LAZULI · PORTO NOSSO

Lazuli
— since 2008 —

The Portuguese tiles tell stories, whether about love, kings or the paths cleared by a people and their heroes. Lazuli brings us these well-told stories in Lapis-Lazuli tones engraved in the creations of designer...

Violet & Ginger
— since 2011 —

'A special woman. Who wants to feel beautiful, but different, with a distinct and positive attitude for life. ' This is the motto for Violet & Ginger, a OPORTO store that exists thanks to the common ambition of two friends: Rita e Vera, since November 2014...

Kiko Ourivesarias
— since 1989 —

It was the year 1989. Rui Veloso's song 'A Rapariguinha do Shopping' made a fuss and jus to the whooping cough of the time, the Brasília Shopping Center, at the roundabout of Boavista, where it was inaugurated,...

Veloculture
— since 2011 —

The idea is simple but takes a multitude of feelings: 'beautiful bike .' The empirical knowledge of the elders explained...

  • HOTEL INTERNACIONAL · PORTO NOSSO

Hotel Internacional
— since 1905 —

Right in the corner between two of Oporto’s most emblematic streets —Rua da Fábrica and Rua do Almada— rises a substantial building constructed in the 19th century. Declared World Heritage by UNESCO...

  • O BURAQUINHO · PORTO NOSSO

O Buraquinho
— since 1927 —

The challenge was tremendous: to respect and preserve the heritage and history of “O Buraquinho' one of the most typical and known taverns in OPORTO. And maybe, the easiest way would have been to quit,...

  • HOTEL ALIADOS · PORTO NOSSO

Hotel Aliados
— since 1932 —

The demolition, in 1916, of the baroque palace of Praça da Liberdade —where the City Hall had been based since 1816— was the first step in the transformation of a zone once occupied by two very busy streets and...

  • MEMÓRIAS · PORTONOSSO

Memórias
— since 2011 —

In the Rua das Flores a fairy house is hidden, filled with fantastic characters and spells from the Portuguese mountains, plains and coasts. Whoever enters it soon recognizes the memories, scattered on the shelves,...

  • MERCADO NA INVICTA · PORTONOSSO

Mercado na Invicta
— since 2016 —

An old space that has undergone many changes, a medieval convent, a Victorian showroom or one year of car parts store 90. But in 2016, after almost twenty years...

Mão Esquerda
— since 2014 —

The name is original: 'Left Hand'. The association with the 'second hand' may not be immediate, but the idea is a second chance. Because there are worn garments and accessories that are treasures...

  • MAJESTIC · PORTO NOSSO

Café Majestic
— since 1923 —

On 17 December 1921, having recently arrived from the first aerial crossing between Lisbon and Funchal, and shortly before departing to what would be the...

  • ANNOBON · PORTONOSSO

Annobon
— since 2012 —

Annobon is the incredible story of a couple of OPorto, he Marketeer and her Animal Science, with a common desire of which once dreamed they could create the best ...

  • CATRAIO · PORTONOSSO

Catraio
— since 2014 —

The story had everything to go wrong. Like Romeo and Juliet and its irremediable family disagreements. But fortunately not. The love of Bia and Ricardo, one to each other and,...

  • ASGRAVADOR · PORTONOSSO

AS Gravador
— since 2013 —

From pre-history to present day, from walls to skins, we try to physically preserve what we don't want to see falling into oblivion....

  • EMBALMARCHA · PORTONOSSO

Embalmarcha
— since 2011 —

In a familiar environment, seasoned with glue and dies in zinc, little boxes go hand in hand with the mother in this novel. Playing amusingly in the cutting machine, they're wearing Papa's pacience thin...

  • VIRGINIA · PORTONOSSO

Virgínia
— since 2014 —

The cakes and art in perfect communion. In downtown Porto, 'Virginia' is a shop of cakes and sweets with a truly homemade concept

Aramarte
— since 2012 —

A well-buttoned Vespa bike parked just outside is the ideal greeting for a space where buttons are main actors and storytellers. Each one has its life, a story to tell, an experience and a unique feel,...

  • Electricista Picheleiro — 2015 · Amigas · Porto Nosso

Electricista Picheleiro
— since 2015 —

Liberation Army Square, nº177, Carvalhido. Decorated and furnished with pieces salvaged from oblivion, this shop reflects this spirits of its founders. A fence made into a table,...

  • As 7 Maravilhas — 2013 · Convívio · Porto Nosso

As 7 Maravilhas
— since 2013 —

This story begins in 1937, at a time where domino was trendy and wine was sipped in bowls. Whoever went through the garden of virtues would be well acquainted with 'Radar', a popular Porto restaurant...

  • Barbearia Porto — 1946 · Equipa · Porto Nosso

Barbearia Porto
— since 1946 —

Door 6 of Artur Magalhães Basto street, going down through the Aliados Avenue. The front sign reads 'Barbearia Porto, founded em 1946 - the good cut isn't cheap and the cheap cut can't be good'. This is the story of two brothers who recovered the ...

O’Porto Seven
— since 2012 —

Few experiences provide greater knowledge about those around us, like making housing available. Today we tell the story of Maria Bernardete and Paula, who improved the art of welcoming...

Castelbel
— since 1999 —

This is the story of a brand created in 1999 that had an unusual start. The three founding partners of Castelbel have created it as so many other businesses in the past were created, with a handshake...

Ponto 2 Porto
— since 2017 —

Without exchanging a glance, the figure behind the counter registers the expense of the next customer. A very normal reality in the bustle demanded by the current consumer society, always voracious, full of restlessness ... Valter and Lara are well acquainted with this scenario and decided to create the bakery Ponto 2...

Impressiv3D
— since 2018 —

The store specializes in 3D portraits, where extreme care and attention to detail ensures and guarantees a truly amazing and spectacular final result. Every face, every body requires a creative and painstaking work behind it...

Boulevard Burger House
— since 2015 —

Commercial establishments are defined by the people who manage them, which in turn are defined by the synergies they develop. Boulevard Burger House, opened at Adolfo Casais Monteiro street, nº 17, on November 30, 2015, and enjoys synergies between two cousins, Henrique Santos and Luís Moura...

Petisqueira Voltaria
— since 2016 —

Once upon a time, a gentleman who was on a diet ... We have to immediately stop, because today we tell the story of the delicacy restaurant Voltaria, whose slogan visible at the counter warns us that no story begins like this...

Café Santiago
— since 1959 —

Café Santiago, with its main house located at Passos Manuel nº 226 and Santo Ildefonso nº111, street in Porto, has a long history sometimes lost in minute details, sometimes reframed by those who remember it vividly...

Inktoxica
— since 2009 —

For some people, art is more than a possibility of creating a business, it basically represents, a way of life. This is the case with Óscar and Maria João, owners of Inktoxica, at Rua do Almada 438, in Oporto.

Venham mais 5
— since 2013 —

In the street of Santo Ildefonso, nº 219, in Porto we find a restaurant always full of customers, who, despite the fact, does not hesitate to say 'Venham mais 5' (we still have room for 5 more). In fact, this is precisely its name and reflects a philosophy that ties in with the history of our country...

The Lingerie Restaurant
— since 2004 —

Between picking up the kids at school and the car at the workshop, there is little room for romance and passion. Luis Almeida noticed, like so many others, precisely this fact, but decided to reverse the trend, by bringing to Rua de Gonçalo Cristóvão 198, in Porto a unique concept: the Lingerie Restaurant...

Endovélico
— since 2014 —

'Do you want a serrated knife for your steak or do you prefer a bronze sword?' In any other restaurant this question would be misplaced, but at Endovélico, located at 680 Bonjardim Street, it's just another day...

Intrigo
— since 2017 —

At Rua Tomás Gonzaga, in Porto, we find three friends who share an unconditional love for Invicta, crystallized in the elegant form of the restaurant Intrigo...

Casa Aleixo
— since 1948 —

Many are the memories that Ramiro - the Casa Aleixo’s owner, located in the Rua da Estação, nº216, in Oporto - has to tell us, all of them reported with such fidelity and detail that is only true for those who do not forget easily...

  • LISLEI · PORTO NOSSO

Lislei
— since 1992 —

José studied engineering, fell in love with the school of arts, especially the painting component, and in 2012, he founded in Rua do Almada 376, Lislei...

  • DON LOPO · PORTO NOSSO

Don Lopo
— since 2017 —

If during a walk around Porto you notice a curious faucet conspicuously hanging on a wall, be aware that you are next to Rua dos Caldeireiros, nº 43. This busy street houses several businesses, among them Don Lopo, a concept store created by Paulo and Maria Ribeiro.

Sabores do Sebouh
— since 2011 —

Portuguese gastronomy is increasingly known and appreciated, but we are also curious and prone to experience new things. Sabores do Sebouh is the place to satisfy this curiosity...

  • LA COPA · PORTO NOSSO

La Copa
— since 2014 —

Maria Emilia still remembers as if it were today, those ice creams that soon melted and ran down the arm, when she was six or seven years old …

Artual
— since 1992 —

The colorful and rustic space offers a glimpse of Sónia's art, full of mastery and originality: dishes, candles, lamps are organized to taste on tables and shelves, as well as other devices for the home

Honolulu
— desde 2017 —

What connects Invicta to Hawaii? The answer is Honolulu. At door number 58 of Rua dos Bragas, we find a bridge connecting two locations separated by thousands of kilometers: Invicta and Hawaii...

Porto 34
— since 2017 —

This story has as its background poetry and justice. It grows in verses, rising from itself to The other...

Booinga
— since 2011 —

Booinga's partners, from African origins, always had contact with the business of planting and cultivating coffee and while still in Angola...

Real Hamburgueria
— since 2013 —

Real Hamburgueria Portuguesa opened doors somewhen in 2013’s September, at Rua da Torrinha (door 134) - a Cedofeita’s transversal - former place of the famous tavern “A Nossa Casa”, founded in 1935 by Mr. Luís Vieira,...

Taberna do Largo
— since 2012 —

Once upon a time there were three long-time friends who dreamt of a house to which every visitor would long to return: a cozy corner made of kindness and good mood, painted with love and filled with exquisite flavors,...

  • LAZULI · PORTO NOSSO

Lazuli
— since 2008 —

The Portuguese tiles tell stories, whether about love, kings or the paths cleared by a people and their heroes. Lazuli brings us these well-told stories in Lapis-Lazuli tones engraved in the creations of designer...

Violet & Ginger
— since 2011 —

'A special woman. Who wants to feel beautiful, but different, with a distinct and positive attitude for life. ' This is the motto for Violet & Ginger, a OPORTO store that exists thanks to the common ambition of two friends: Rita e Vera, since November 2014...

Kiko Ourivesarias
— since 1989 —

It was the year 1989. Rui Veloso's song 'A Rapariguinha do Shopping' made a fuss and jus to the whooping cough of the time, the Brasília Shopping Center, at the roundabout of Boavista, where it was inaugurated,...

Veloculture
— since 2011 —

The idea is simple but takes a multitude of feelings: 'beautiful bike .' The empirical knowledge of the elders explained...

  • HOTEL INTERNACIONAL · PORTO NOSSO

Hotel Internacional
— since 1905 —

Right in the corner between two of Oporto’s most emblematic streets —Rua da Fábrica and Rua do Almada— rises a substantial building constructed in the 19th century. Declared World Heritage by UNESCO...

  • O BURAQUINHO · PORTO NOSSO

O Buraquinho
— since 1927 —

The challenge was tremendous: to respect and preserve the heritage and history of “O Buraquinho' one of the most typical and known taverns in OPORTO. And maybe, the easiest way would have been to quit,...

  • HOTEL ALIADOS · PORTO NOSSO

Hotel Aliados
— since 1932 —

The demolition, in 1916, of the baroque palace of Praça da Liberdade —where the City Hall had been based since 1816— was the first step in the transformation of a zone once occupied by two very busy streets and...

  • MEMÓRIAS · PORTONOSSO

Memórias
— since 2011 —

In the Rua das Flores a fairy house is hidden, filled with fantastic characters and spells from the Portuguese mountains, plains and coasts. Whoever enters it soon recognizes the memories, scattered on the shelves,...

  • MERCADO NA INVICTA · PORTONOSSO

Mercado na Invicta
— since 2016 —

An old space that has undergone many changes, a medieval convent, a Victorian showroom or one year of car parts store 90. But in 2016, after almost twenty years...

Mão Esquerda
— since 2014 —

The name is original: 'Left Hand'. The association with the 'second hand' may not be immediate, but the idea is a second chance. Because there are worn garments and accessories that are treasures...

  • MAJESTIC · PORTO NOSSO

Café Majestic
— since 1923 —

On 17 December 1921, having recently arrived from the first aerial crossing between Lisbon and Funchal, and shortly before departing to what would be the...

  • ANNOBON · PORTONOSSO

Annobon
— since 2012 —

Annobon is the incredible story of a couple of OPorto, he Marketeer and her Animal Science, with a common desire of which once dreamed they could create the best ...

  • CATRAIO · PORTONOSSO

Catraio
— since 2014 —

The story had everything to go wrong. Like Romeo and Juliet and its irremediable family disagreements. But fortunately not. The love of Bia and Ricardo, one to each other and,...

  • ASGRAVADOR · PORTONOSSO

AS Gravador
— since 2013 —

From pre-history to present day, from walls to skins, we try to physically preserve what we don't want to see falling into oblivion....

  • EMBALMARCHA · PORTONOSSO

Embalmarcha
— since 2011 —

In a familiar environment, seasoned with glue and dies in zinc, little boxes go hand in hand with the mother in this novel. Playing amusingly in the cutting machine, they're wearing Papa's pacience thin...

  • VIRGINIA · PORTONOSSO

Virgínia
— since 2014 —

The cakes and art in perfect communion. In downtown Porto, 'Virginia' is a shop of cakes and sweets with a truly homemade concept

Aramarte
— since 2012 —

A well-buttoned Vespa bike parked just outside is the ideal greeting for a space where buttons are main actors and storytellers. Each one has its life, a story to tell, an experience and a unique feel,...

  • Electricista Picheleiro — 2015 · Amigas · Porto Nosso

Electricista Picheleiro
— since 2015 —

Liberation Army Square, nº177, Carvalhido. Decorated and furnished with pieces salvaged from oblivion, this shop reflects this spirits of its founders. A fence made into a table,...

  • As 7 Maravilhas — 2013 · Convívio · Porto Nosso

As 7 Maravilhas
— since 2013 —

This story begins in 1937, at a time where domino was trendy and wine was sipped in bowls. Whoever went through the garden of virtues would be well acquainted with 'Radar', a popular Porto restaurant...

  • Barbearia Porto — 1946 · Equipa · Porto Nosso

Barbearia Porto
— since 1946 —

Door 6 of Artur Magalhães Basto street, going down through the Aliados Avenue. The front sign reads 'Barbearia Porto, founded em 1946 - the good cut isn't cheap and the cheap cut can't be good'. This is the story of two brothers who recovered the ...