Casa de Calcada’s Vitor Matos Named Best Chef of Portugal



Vitor Matos, chef of the restaurant Largo de Paço located in Casa da Calçada, has won the Arco Atlántico Gastro award in the category Best Chef of Portugal. Judges cited Matos’ “limitless creativity, his dominion of the technique and for the deep respect he has for the product” for their basis of their decision.

Chef Matos’ award adds to Largo de Paço’s existing Michelin Star and Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor. The restaurant’s menu changes seasonally to maximize the quality and freshness of the organic ingredients available. ThePortuguese and Mediterranean dishes are infused with traditional and contemporary flavors to provide a unique dining experience.

With its charming gardens, cobblestone paths and stunning views overlooking Amarante, Casa da Calçada casts a spell upon all its guests. This incredibly beautiful 16th century gem is a member of The Relais & Chateâux Association, placing it among the world’s most beautiful and luxurious hotels.
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