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Rua Serpa Pinto, 22, Horta, Faial Island 9900-095, Portugal
292391026
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious roast quaill!

Had a nice dinner here with friends. Mixed platter of local cheeses to share as a starter then I had the roast quail which was really delicious. Good atmosphere, friendly staff. Recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2015
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Hampshire, UK
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Hampshire, UK
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65 reviews 65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Had a nice dinner here with friends. Mixed platter of local cheeses to share as a starter then I had the roast quail which was really delicious. Good atmosphere, friendly staff. Recommended.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

I had lunch and dinner at the restaurant both of which were excellant including baby lulas (squid) sauteed in a sea of butter and were the very best I have ever eaten. Service was efficient and reasonably quick. Would certainly return

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

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

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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63 reviews 63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
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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110 reviews 110 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
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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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
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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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Rua Serpa Pinto, 22, Horta, Faial Island 9900-095, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Faial Island  >  Horta
  • Phone Number: 292391026

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