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Largo East Providence, 68, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600, Portugal
+351 296 473 516
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish” (61 reviews)
“octopus” (17 reviews)
“crab” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Largo East Providence, 68, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here hungry, it was the best decision we took since landed on the island. Nice spot with superb view. Sea food has taste, well elaborated, nicely presented on the plate, stuff is helpful and friendly! Will drive from the other corner of the island...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank victor79andrei
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot, azorian style seafood and steaks. Easy to find Restaurant and seperated bar next to the ocean.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Coastal29909992894
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Came across this gem while searching ‘restaurants’ on google maps. Great local seafood dishes, great service! It is a touch on the higher end, but can’t beat the food. I had cod with chorizo, it came with potatoes and broccoli. My mom had wreckfish (which...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank h3lloLolo
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We had the pleasure of visiting this restaurant with our tour group in OCT 2018. They were able to accomodate our 32 person group at one HUGE table (it was probably multiple tables, but it was put together like a single table). We had steak...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank TheBuryTraveller
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We were staying close by so ate here twice and were all happy with what we ordered. Gluten free, vegetarian they weren't phased! Our husbands said the fish was absolutely delicious.... a seafood casserole for two one night and tuna the next! Definitely recommend the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Julie G
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was not our original destination. We wanted home-cooked food that we had had before in a nearby restaurant but it was closed. Another restaurant by the sea had nothing available, just the usual junk food. We ended up in Alabote. Huge mistake!!! We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank KathleenR_28
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

We had seafood rice here. It was packed full with crab, massive mussels, clams & prawns and was really tasty. The view was very pleasant and the service good. Definitely recommend this place if you're in the area

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank elinorb625
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We hesitated to try this restaurant as some comments said it was expensive. It is a misinformation as we had vey nice meals and wine for below €20. The food is superb and the service excellent with a nice view on the sea. Try the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Francois G
Reviewed October 12, 2018

absolutely tasty food, good stuff, moderate prices. Not overcrowded. Nice sea-view, pleasant atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Yulenka M
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went here for lunch this afternoon. The restaurant was so inviting being right on the water. It has a beautiful patio and view of the ocean and coastline. It met both of our appetites, because I don’t like seafood and he...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Cecile S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $20
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
Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 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: +351 296 473 516
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