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All 25 Horta Restaurants

Restaurante A Arvore

Rua Da Conceicao, 23, Horta, Faial Island 9900-080, Portugal
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Lombardore (TO)
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100 reviews 100 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I stayed three nights in Horta, and I had dinner twice here. This restaurant, placed near the central area of Horta, few walking steps from the marina, is just what you need for having a good and decent dinner in Horta, which is not an easy place where finding good restaurants. This restaurant is a self service, and you can... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Go for the lunchtime buffet. The Owner is "a character" who loves his work, loves cooking and wants his customers to enjoy what has been prepared. The buffet was a choice of about 10 hot dishes and you can eat as much as you want for 7.50€. Choice of homemade desserts for 2.50€ each. Evenings is again the buffet but... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Variety on the buffet, it was an excellent price at only €7.nice owner although he didn't speak much English.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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96 reviews 96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This a nice place to go to try some local cuisine. It's like eating at a friend's house, the atmosphere is clean and cute. The meal is 7Euro pp and 2.50 Euro pp for dessert with drinks extra so it's definitely a steal as far as price. The owner is very friendly and explains all the dishes. There isn't many... More 

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Viareggio, Italy
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128 reviews 128 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I discovered this restaurant during my second visit in Horta. It is perhaps the best valued reastaurant in town. They serve a la carte for dinner but they are mostly popular for their superb buffet lunch. For 7€ (drinks and sweets not included) a broad choice of meat, fish, stews, vegetables is served. The atmosphere is irresistibly azorean. Recommended

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Montreal, Canada
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98 reviews 98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This is a local mini-buffet and is well worth your visit. Try a variety of local meat/fish dishes. Owner is most welcoming & helpful.

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201 reviews 201 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We went there based upon reviews here. Best we can say, we cannot complain about the price. dinner for 7 EUR plus wine per person. Not fancy food, but honest and copious for the money. Funny thing was, owner was talking to people at the table behind us complaining bitterly on how unfair some of the reviews on tripadvisor were.... More 

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9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Stopped in for Thursday lunch buffet. The owner was super friendly and welcoming. Buffet was hot and delicious. Took one plate of food, and the owner told us we should go up five more times! Best desserts ( rice pudding a specialty). Really a wonderful experience.

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Advertises a €7 buffet. If you are hungry and don’t want to risk having the slow service you sometimes get in the Azores, this may be the answer. However, the food was basic and not all particularly hot or tasty. Bread is included, but once you add on the wine, water and dessert, you could get a much more appetising... More 

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Genoa, Italy
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We patronized a Arvore twice in August 2013. Both times we had excellent buffet lunches, once the famous cozido a portuguesa with the best quality wine bottle of our Azores tour.

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Address: Rua Da Conceicao, 23, Horta, Faial Island 9900-080, Portugal
Phone Number: +351292392500
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Faial Island  >  Horta

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