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Cafe Restaurante Acor

Lg. da Matriz, no41 | em frente da Igreja Matriz, Velas, Sao Jorge 9800-209, Portugal
295 432 463
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Ranked #3 of 7 Restaurants in Velas
Price range: $3 - $75
Cuisines: Portuguese
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Montana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We had fresh fish that was good. The Tuna dish was very good with a delicious sauce. We ate there twice.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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67 reviews 67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This restaurant is centrally located by the church in Velas and has outdoor seating and a TV on the patio area. The wait staff was especially good explaining the menu and fish of the day. He spoke good English. We had bread with local cheese. The bread wasn't great but the cheese was. I had grilled grouper which was excellent... More

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Waialua, Hawaii
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We toured 8 of the 9 Azorean islands in May of this year. Restaurants were hit and miss. Other than the hotel restaurants, we had to search for local places to eat. We were happy we found Acor in Velas. They had a diverse menu, a good bar (where I could finally get a good vodka/tonic), and we could view... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Most of the other reviews are an accurate description of this place. It can be a little bit 'hit and miss' with regard to the service, the waiter forgot to deliver our drinks order on several occasions but the poor lad was working his socks off! We ate there on four occasions and the fact that we kept returning suggests... More

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*Kyle
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130 reviews 130 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The outward appearance of this restaurant is rather deceptive, but once you find the dining room, it is very pleasant. The menu is good, the food satisfactory, and the service friendly and professional, but nothing exceptional. We found this restaurant on the expensive side for the Azores, but there are quite a few inexpensive choices available if required.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Regilar restaurant with tendency to good but if you take the others on the island and i mean the full island and compare it this is probablh the best restaurant :-) sad but true.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Being a few days in downtown Velas it is hard to visit a different restaurant every day. We went here for the second time since it is one of the better ones. Even with a big group of people already having dinner, the restaurant didn't disappoint us in speed of service, size of portions and quality of food.

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Harpenden
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Awful tourist trap in the main square with a suspiciously long menu. Soup was cold, seafood was overcooked and rubbery, service was slow, but a fellow guest claimed his filet mignon was OK. Try one of the many excellent restaurants in the vicinity (O Basalto, Velense) serving local food.

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Esher, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Situated on the village Square, fab basic food. Great fish dishes, simple grilled fish of the day was great, as were the seafood pasta dishes. Also fab for breakfast, or afternoon coffee.

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Hasselt
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99 reviews 99 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Across the church in Velas. Good food and good service for a good price. Typical Azorean menu. The outside terrace is nice to sit in the evening. Probably one of the best restaurants on the island.

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