Porto's appeal may be the colorful tumble down dream with medieval relics, soaring bell towers, extravagant baroque churches and state of the art buildings piled on top of one another, narrow lanes and staircases zigzagging to nowhere Though in those areas hide the best bars and coolest pubs of the town.
These famous bars and pubs serve everything from Porto's namesake drink, port, to speciality beer and cocktails, and make the ideal spot to chill after a long day in the town. Here are some of the hippiest bars to visit in Porto, Portugal.
Capela Incomum. Take a trip off the bustling Cedofeita shopping area down a highway backstreet to find an old chapel converted into the trendy Capela Incomum wine bar. On the ground floor of the bar you can find small tables surround a wooden altar while a comfortable upstairs area features additional seating. Pair one of the century old wines with a platter of Portuguese cheeses and cured meats. trust me its delish.
Catraio. According to Lonely Planet, this bar is known as the city's first dedicated craft beer bar. The Bar includes a mix of alfresco tables and indoor seating, it has over a 100 varieties including a rotating selection of tap beers. Catraio primarily supports domestic producers of alcohol and wine but also serves a range of international brews.
New Yorker Bar. This bar is an great venue where guests can look forward to a calm, intimate and chill atmosphere. According to The Culture Trip, it also has a fine selection of wines and spirits including, of course, the well known and famous port wine for which the region is so renowned.
Passos Manuel. This place was a former theater converted into a bar. Here the you could find the best Porto clubs in terms of DJs and bands plus it also puts on a program of alternative events such as theater performances and film screenings which make the crowd more interested. With all its accomodations it offers, this is a pleasant venue in the busy center of the nightlife area.
Triplex. This classy venue which functions as a restaurant most of the time converts into a bar and club at night where people can chill. The venue is set in a 19th-century villa that has been remodelled with in a fashionable contemporary style, this is a somewhat hidden option which will satisfy customers far into the small hours at night. For more of the latest news and current events around the world, feel free to visit Travelers Today.