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Medalhas

Rua Serpa Pinto, 22, Horta, Faial Island 9900-095, Portugal
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Ranked #13 of 25 Restaurants in Horta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Local clients mixed with tourists. Nice owner, good plate of local fish food in a simple cafe style restaurant

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I visited this place twice for dinner. And also it was the first restaurant I've tried in Horta. The first time I ordered half fried mackerels with veg salad,no potato(too small appetite)which was sooooo tasty! And had passion fruit ice cream as desert. And the second time I had grilled red fish with salad,the fish was unfortunately over cooked on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Central location. The food was great especially the fried moray. Good beer good wine. We had a starter , main course and dessert for approx 18 euros. Good price and great quality food.

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Aurora
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

This is a good choice for basic Azorean food. This modest establishment has classic local fare, with an emphasis on seafood. All was well prepared, and is standard Azorean: meat or fish, a small salad, potatoes and rice. Most all of the patrons were locals. If it is genuine local food you seek, decently made, at a reasonable price, this... More

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Denderleeuw, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Restaurant with local dishes of the Azores. Nice place to sit, but you must have patience. The people are friendly and do what they can, but if the place is crowded, you have to wait your turn. Regarding the food, we choose something we didn't know (Portugese language troubles). It was ok, but in this case we took a risk.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This was the first restaurant we chose for dinner, the menu attracted us for the variety of local dishes. My boyfriend had the Morea eel and I had a grilled fish. The food was good and the prices were in keeping with the rest of the island. The starter blood sausage was excellent! All in all a very good evening... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We visited for dinner. The decor is traditional and welcoming. Excellent choice of local food and wines. The portions are huge...excellent value for money. Food was well cooked and very tasty. Service was excellent. We would highly recommend this place as a must visit in Horta!!

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Porto, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The simple and friendly place will let you plased. Generous portions and friendly staff are a must. You won't find fancy food but it's well made

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Good restaurant to know the typical real dishes. Traditional decoration and relaxed environment. Very friendly staff.

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Tessenderlo, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Cosy restaurant, also frequented by local people. Good explanation (with the help of a book about the fish of the Azores) about the food. Friendly staff.

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