Michelin star restaurants in Portugal for 2015

The Explosive Olives are a success in Belcanto

Explosive Olives, a starter inspired by El Bulli and one of the stars of restaurant Belcanto


Belcanto is the new 2 Michelin star restaurant in Portugal and it becomes the first restaurant in Lisbon to get the distinction. Chef José Avillez is celebrating the “upgrade” of his very famous Belcanto and confirms himself as the big food star in the capital.


Overall, the prestigious Michelin list has been kind to Portugal, with the highest number of awarded restaurants ever: 14 in total. Three of them with 2 stars: Belcanto, Ocean (chef Hans Neuner) and Vila Joya (chef Dieter Koshina), these last two in Algarve.


In the Lisbon region, three more restaurants awarded with one Michelin star: Eleven (chef Joachim Koerper), Feitoria (chef João Rodrigues) and Fortaleza do Guincho (chef Vincent Farges).


The full list of Michelin star restaurants in Portugal for 2015

Ocean (Armação de Pêra, Algarve), Hans Neuner [Tel: +351 282 310 100, Google Maps]
Vila Joya (Albufeira, Algarve), Dieter Koshina [Tel: +351 289 591 795, Google Maps]
Belcanto (Lisboa), José Avillez [Tel: +351 213 420 607, Google Maps]

Casa da Calçada (Amarante), Vítor Matos [Tel:+351 255 410 830, Google Maps]
Eleven (Lisboa), Joachim Koerper [Tel: +351 21 386 22 11, Google Maps]
Feitoria (Lisboa), João Rodrigues [Tel:+351 210 400 200, Google Maps]
Fortaleza do Guincho (Cascais), Vincent Farges [Tel: +351 214 870 491, Google Maps]
Henrique Leis (Almancil, Algarve), Henrique Leis [Tel: +351 289 393 438, Google Maps]
Il Gallo d’Oro (Funchal, Madeira), Benoît Sinthon [Tel:+351 291 708 750, Google Maps]
L’And Vineyards (Montemor-o-Novo, Alentejo), Miguel Laffan [Tel:+351 266 242 400, Google Maps]
Pedro Lemos (Porto), Pedro Lemos [Tel: +351 220 115 986, Google Maps]
São Gabriel (Almancil, Algarve), Leonel Pereira [Tel:+351 289 39 45 21, Google Maps]
Willie’s (Vilamoura, Algarve), Willie Wurger [Tel: +351 289 380 849, Google Maps]
Yeatman (Vila Nova de Gaia), Ricardo Costa [Tel:+351 22 013 3100, Google Maps]