Café Âncora D'Ouro (Piolho)

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  • Cafés, Tea houses and Ice cream shops
  • Cafés,
  • Address: Praça Parada Leitão, 45, 4050-456 Porto
  • Tel.: +351 222003749
  • Website: http://cafepiolho.com
  • Opening hours: Mon-Sat 7:00-4:00 Closed: Sun, holidays, 1 Jan, 24 Jun, 25 Dec
  • Cost: Low cost (€)
  • Tags: Tram, Out of hours
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  • Smokers area: Yes
  • Internet access point: Yes
  • Wireless internet access: Yes
  • Languages: Spanish, English, French
  • Opened since 1909 and better known as "Piolho" (louse), this is one of the most charismatic and oldest cafes in the city. It is mainly frequented by students. Today it's one of the landmarks in Porto, not only for its history (which can be learned through the messages students post on the walls) but also for its gatherings.
  • GPS: 41.1467754, -8.6161804
  • E-mail: geral@cafepiolho.com
  • Fax: +351 222081201
  • Nearest Wi-fi/hotspot: Wifi Porto Digital - Jardim de João Chagas , From the south side of Praça Carlos Alberto, Praça dos Leões, Edifício da Reitoria da UP, Praça de Parada Leitão, Jardim de João Chagas (Cordoaria) and Praça de Lisboa
  • Bus: STCP - 200, STCP - 201, STCP - 207, STCP - 208, STCP - 300, STCP - 301, STCP - 302, STCP - 303, STCP - 304, STCP - 305, STCP - 501, STCP - 507, STCP - 601, STCP - 602, STCP - 703, STCP - 801, STCP - ZH, STCP - 12M, STCP - 13M
  • Tram: STCP - Circular trip Massarelos - Carmo, STCP - Circular trip Carmo - Batalha
  • Sightseeing Tours: City Sightseeing Portugal - Blue Line, Red Line; Yellow bus - Historical Porto, Porto Castles
  • Price: From 4,00 €
  • Recommended for: Couples, Young people, Families, Seniors

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