Skip to content Skip to footer

CAFE MILENARIO (est. 1953)

Guimaraes, Portugal

Member of HCR

Café Milenário was opened in November 1953, the year in which the city of Guimarães celebrated 1000 years of existence, hence the name Milenário.

Its historic town centre has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2001, in recognition for being an “exceptionally well-preserved and authentic example of the evolution of a medieval settlement into a modern town” in Europe.

The Café Milenári is located in Largo do Toural, in the heart of Vimaranense City, next to the wall where you can read: “Aqui Nasceu Portugal”.
It maintains its original architecture, both on the façade and on the interior design, having undergone improvements over the years.
It has been a meeting point for generations of Guimarães for over six decades, a place for socializing.
Café Milenário is the most emblematic and historic café in the City of Guimarães.

Café Milenario is one of the six featured in the philatelic issue “Cafés Históricos”, which recalls some of the most emblematic Portuguese cafés in the country, launched by CTT.

This issue comprises five stamps and a block representing six cafes, namely: Café Aliança, in Faro, Café A Brasileira, in Braga, Pastelaria Manuel Natário, in Viana do Castelo, Café Milenário, in Guimarães, Café Piolho (Âncora D’Ouro), in Porto, and Pastelaria Versailles, in Lisbon.

Guimaraes, Portugal

Café Milenario (est. 1953)

Largo do Toural 47, 4810-225

Tel: +351 253 060 024

Facebook: Café Milenario

Under the support of:
Logo-2

Region of Crete

Under the Αuspices of:
greece

Regional Unit of Chania

chania

Municipality of Chania

evex

Chania Chamber of commerce & Industry

logo-IAK

Historical Archive of Crete

Historic Cafes Route © 2022. All Rights Reserved. – Web Design & Development by AppHUB.gr

All material is protected under the copyright, related rights and cultural matters law 

Sign Up to Our Newsletter

Be the first to know the latest updates

Whoops, you're not connected to Mailchimp. You need to enter a valid Mailchimp API key.

Skip to content