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“Amazing pizza!”
Review of Porto das Baleias

Porto das Baleias
Ranked #33 of 227 Restaurants in Ponta Delgada
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

We grabbed a house special to go from Porto das Baleias and it was fantastic. Thin crust, lots of toppings, and ready very quickly. Staff were friendly and helpful, plus if you take it with you, you can eat right by the water. Would definitely eat here again!

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We got here to have a pizza without knowing anything about this place, but it was a really good surprise. The pizza was really good, the prices are affordable, and do not forget about the most friendliest waiter we met on the island! Thank you for the dinner!

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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

This place is really what you are looking for if you have kids bored of the seafood. Their pizza was excellent, 9 eur for the small one (25cm I beleive) and 15 for a large. They speak English. 4 star because I got squids, but they didn't say it's fried. Otherwise recommended.

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Reviewed October 29, 2017

A super friendly family restaurant! The pizza tasted amazing. We went there twice during our 1 week visit because it was so good. We had their special pizza (with onions, peppers, chorizo etc) and their margarita (for the children!!). Their calamari was also very tasty.
The pizza base is very thin and the children found it a little bit crunchy. On our second visit we asked if we could have a thicker base, which they very kindly provided, and they loved it!
It was also very economical; 2 quite large pizzas (we couldn't finish them), 1 portion of calamari with home made chips, a few drinks (beers, the lovely Compal apple juice and bottled water) came to 47 euros! They also do take away but it really is a lovely little place so do stay there for your meal if you can.
P.S. it's closed on Tuesdays!

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Thank K S
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Jose F, Proprietário at Porto das Baleias, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

tank you I wish you the best
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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to just grab a light cheap supper so we headed up the road to Porta dad Baleias for a quick pizza and found a delightful family run pizza shop. The family was very friendly and the pizza was very tasty. It was so good we went back a few days later again for a quick bit after having a larger longer sit down lunch. There are 4 tables to sit at, the atmosphere is light the family is friendly and the food was full of flavour. What else could you want. If you want to eat outside walk 50 yards towards the ocean and sit on a large waist high wall and eat while watching the waves come in. Two thumbs ups. Just follow google maps it actually works for this restaurant, easy to find.

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