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Diario dos Acores 35, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-178, Portugal
296 287 062
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Not our first choice for the evening but we walked out of the Restaurant we intended to go to as no one appeared to show us to a table!!! What a good decision it was to come here, I had the Firemans Sausage to start and then we shared Steak on the Stone, absolutely fabulous, the Steak was succulent... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
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swindon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Not our first choice for the evening but we walked out of the Restaurant we intended to go to as no one appeared to show us to a table!!! What a good decision it was to come here, I had the Firemans Sausage to start and then we shared Steak on the Stone, absolutely fabulous, the Steak was succulent and... More 

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Blue Hill
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We had just arrived in town and were searching for another restaurant...to no avail. [It takes a few days to learn to navigate in the old city!] We were hungry and decided to go into the first place we found. On a weekday in March we were the only early customers in O Giro...but the service and the meal were... More 

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Beamsville, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This little gem was jam packed at lunchtime. It had a tiny buffet and many locals were eating there. My husband even thought that they had some sort of a loyalty card that many were using. We did not have a buffet (we never do) but sampled omelette and calamares fritos. Food was very good. The rice, which looked very... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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74 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We found this restaurant as we were strolling about. There were a number of locals eating there which seemed like a good sign. We sat outside and had a very pleasant lunch. The menu offered a big variety of food options. The service was a bit on the slow side but very friendly. Four of us had lunch for 48... More 

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Jyväskylä
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We were looking at a good place for dinner and found ogiro. Portions of pasta were huge and very tastefull. The chocolate cake was probably best I've ever eaten before. Service was ok and it was nice to have opportunity to have dinner outdoors. Prices were reasonable.

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Gibraltar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The reason why I registered on TripAdvisor just now is to help people find this place. We have spent two weeks on the Asores Islands, and ended having dinner at Giro around 7 times. We tried several other places, none of them was even close. Friendly and attentive staff, surprisingly good quality food, moderate prices. The pictures on their menu... More 

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Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Stumbled across this small bar by accident & sat outside for a beer. Decided to eat and the food was utterly delicious. Apparently the 'special menu' which includes local dishes is prepared on different days so ask ahead if you're looking for a particular Sao Miguel dish. Came back with family for a second time and again, the food was... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

very good range on the menu, reasonably priced wines, very good service. We went there once for lunch and twice in the evening.

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Ontario, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Waited an hour for food. Selection was great but both of our choices were mediocre. Had the tuna which was good but the sides were very overlooked.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Nice place, excellent food, very friendly staff, and good prices. We liked it so much, we returned a second time for supper. What I think makes this restaurant over the top, is that most restaurants in Ponta Delgata, will bring you bread (without asking for it), then charge you. Some will even bring cheese (without asking), then charge you too.... More 

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  • Address: Diario dos Acores 35, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-178, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Miguel  >  Ponta Delgada
  • Phone Number: 296 287 062

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