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Regional Information on Portugal

Portugal, Europe
Regional Notes - Events - Gatherings & Groups - Travel Information

HappyCow previously offered this space for vegetarian events, vegetarian travel or general information for Portugal, suggestions such as hotel recommendations, travel agencies, or any other regional vegan and vegetarian related information.
However, this has been discontinued due to inactivity.
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Visitor Notes:

Subject: 'basic dining in portuguese and useful information'
Posted by CatarinaGarcia on: Saturday, February 09, 2008 at 09:48 AM PST
Vegetarian food like tofu, soy and seitan is now available at almost all supermarket chains in Portugal, also organic farming food. You can buy (probably cheaper than in health stores) at Continente, Jumbo, Pingo Doce, El corte Ingles...

Basic Dining Portuguese
I am vegetarian (m/f) = Sou vegetariano/a
I am vegan. = Sou vegano/a
Do you have a vegetarian dish? = Tem um prato vegetariano?
I don't eat meat, chicken, or fish. = Não como carne, galinha nem peixe.
I don't eat butter, cheese, eggs, or honey. = Não como manteiga, queijo, ovos e mel.

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