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Largo East Providence, 68, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600, Portugal
296 473 516
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Berlin, Germany
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

In short: Food is mediocre at best (steak and veggie lasagna) View is great Service is decent depending on who is serving you Would not recommend. Longer: We have been recommended this restaurant and went here for dinner. The terrace is great and the view amazing, but the food is not good. The steak was overcooked and the fries were... More 

Thank Tiroem
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I went to this restaurant with my family while on vacation in Sao Miguel, I dont find that this place has a the reputation it deserves. They were understaffed, the food took too long, they forgot a salad that we orderd. The chips that came with our meal were hard and the beef was undercooked. The only good thing was... More 

Thank favecashier
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best food i have had in years. Simple and elegant decor inside and if warm outside eat on their nice deck. A delicious late lunch after a great 4 hrs taxi ride with English speaking Diogo from Vila Franca via Nordeste back to VF, similar in price to a tourbus. see the waterfall nearby!

Thank Cisela55
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner on the patio with a beautiful sunset view. Very good service. Suitable for vegetarian and vegan diets; they have a small vegetarian section on menu. The vegetable curry and the potato chips were delicious!

Thank Angela T
Haacht, Belgium
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307 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful restaurant with big windows, which offer a fine view of the ocean. And with the good reviews on Tripadvisor, my expectations were high. Maybe the cook had an off day, but my main dish was not tasty at all. The broccoli was certainly overcooked, the breaded fish was not crispy but soft like reheated in a microwave, and... More 

Thank Globetrotter045
Lincoln, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view, the food, the service - excellent. Highly recommended. We had wreck fish for two with a regional wine served in a copper pot with fresh bread.

Thank klrao93
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! So good...Wreckfish was more than we expected..such flavors....will think of this meal when I am lingering over my vacation memories!

Thank Judith M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got the seafood rice and the seafood was really good but the whole thing was too salty. Good service and good location though. Right on the beach.

Thank Sue wen P
Asten, The Netherlands
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice lunch and enjoyed the view on the Atlantic. Friendly People. We van recommend this plach for a lunch or dinner on the Acores.

Thank Ronald H
Lisbon, Portugal
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59 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

This restaurant has a great space, with an astoning view over the ocean. The food was great, the staff friendly and the atmosphere in the room was great.

1 Thank Joao C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Gluten Free
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo East Providence, 68, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Miguel  >  Ribeira Grande
  • Phone Number: 296 473 516

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?