Apart from its countless charms, Viseu is also the epicentre of prestigious brands with worldwide recognition, innovative products and enchanting spots with a unique flair.
Abyss & Habidecor
Abyss & Habidecor is a fine European bath linens manufacturer who has combined a passion for artistic design and highest quality Egyptian cotton for over thirty years. Made in the heart of Portugal, in Viseu, with care from master textile artisans.
Soft, strong, durable and absorbent
Egyptian Cotton Giza - ELS (Extra Long Staple) is used to produce Abyss towels and bathrobes. It is considered the best cotton in the World. Cultivated on the banks of the Nile, the cotton is picked by hand, then twisted and treated to create a yarn of exceptional quality. Creating Abyss towels and bathrobes which are soft, durable and absorbent.
A vast cornucopia of fantastic hues that reflect the blue and gray of the ocean that surround us. The warm tones inspired by spices, sunsets, and layers of richly colored stones.
Towels and rugs are dyed by masters with a vast experience using the most excellent dyes. Resulting in beautiful colors that survive the test of time.
All Abyss towels and Habidecor rugs are pre-washed, pre-shrunk, guaranteed to hold up wash after wash and UV resistant.
Fruut, the healthy snack! This is a brand that belongs to the Portuguese Frueat, a company based in Porto that has a factory in Viseu. Fruut is a 100% natural snack with no addition of sugar, fat or food preservatives. Crunchy Fruut snacks are made of the most delicious Portuguese fruit.
This is a brand that belongs to the Portuguese Frueat, a company based in Porto that has a factory in Viseu. Fruut is a 100% natural snack with no addition of sugar, fat or food preservatives. Crunchy Fruut snacks are made of the most delicious Portuguese fruit.
Fruut works to provide delicious, funny and healthy moments or people’s everyday-life. And it contributes for the future of the planet by reducing food waste, by reusing small-sized fruits with skin defects that are rejected by the market.
Fruut was awarded the Nutrition Award 2013 in the category “Product of the Year” and more recently in the category of “food sustainability” – the most important prize of the food and nutrition industry.
Just like in the old days, a grocery store that sells in bulk. Half.Arroba is a specialised grocery store, located in Viseu, that helps its customers reduce their ecological footprint. Past and future hand in hand.
Miguel and Luísa are two friends and owners of Half.Arroba, a grocery for the senses. Driven by the concept of sustainability and circular economy, this unique grocery, apart from edible goods, also sells environmental friendly products for the house and for body care, organic and biodegradable. A lounge area for the customers will open soon.
Bulk sale seems a perfect solution for avoiding food waste, a true problem of contemporary global societies.
Customers just need to take their own reusable jars or bags to do their bulk shopping! Small actions leading to great achievements. For the sake of the planet.
Velvet opened its doors in 2015 in Viseu. But it already existed in the childhood dreams of Marina and Pedro to make those dreams come true.
Beautifully located at the city centre, Velvet focuses on cake design, creating the most mouth-watering enchanting cakes, cupcakes, pavlovas, you name it. All sweets are handmade every day, based on the freshest season products. Taste and design hand-in-hand! Velvet is love made of cake!
Chocolate shop Delícia
Chocolate shop Chocolateria Delícia is the spot for chocolate lovers in Viseu. Located near Rossio square, it produces assorted handmade chocolates: bonbons, truffles, umbrellas, bars and so on. All of them with plenty of fillings and toppings!
The glass walls of the kitchen make it possible to watch the chocolate-making process.
A yummy place to discover in Viseu!
Goodfellas Barber Shop
GoodFellas BarberShop is a barber shop located at the centre of Viseu, founded in 2017. This spot is dedicated to the “modern man”, offering a cool vintage flair and a retro décor.
Everything is designed for the man look: barber shop, tattoos and beauty services, along with the old school barber skills. It also has a bar area, a snooker table and even a classical car and motorcycle exhibition. A place like no other. Just like in a 50’s movie!