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Caldeiras & Vulcoes Restaurante

Rua das Caldeiras 36, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675-045, Portugal
+351 296 584 312
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“bruschetta” (10 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Rua das Caldeiras 36, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675-045, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Following a recommendation by a local we tried this restaurant tonight instead of the local 4* Hotel we were staying at. Surprise the fish of the day was Tuna! Fantastic and a huge portion. I tried the ribs and was not disappointed. Tasty vegetables and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No more cod fish 😟 But they proposed « alfonsino » or « red fish » which is dorade rouge. Fresh fish catched un the Atlantic océan between Spain/ Portugal and Açores. Very fresh, vert good. Thank you ! 🙏

Thank Florence V
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Spent two evenings here and both times our meals were excellent . Local tuna was wonderful . Staff attentive . Thank you !

Thank mumsypops
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during our stay in Furnas. The food is exceptional. I recommend the goats cheese to start and the bruschetta. We tried the cod and the pork dishes for mains. Both were delicious. Portion sizes are quite big so you definitely...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Good location near the Furnas hotsprings and thumbs up for the vegetarian and alergenic options. Thanks

Thank João F
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Typical tourist trap - and this one happened to be the only one we haven’t checked the reviews before visiting. The waitress seemed like she was doing us a favour by serving us - by the number of bad reviews mentioning it, not sure why...More

Thank Lino S
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Four of us dined here, three choosing to have the traditional Caldero and I opted for the forkbeard fish (I.e. goat fish) with oregano. The chicken and beef portions of the Caldero were dry and over cooked. The pork was more moist and tasty. The...More

Thank Portnoff
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Two couples ate here, the food was good and plentiful 3 of us had the Calderous( I am not sure on spelling , cooked in volcanic vent) stew, we would not have been able to eat the amount of food they gave us in two...More

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place to eat if you are looking for vegetarian options which are rare on the Azores. I had a green salad (loads if onions in it) and Pasta in a coconut sauce with veggies. Tasty! My husband enjoyed a Ceasar‘s Salad. House wine was...More

Thank RikeHa
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We had a bit of trouble finding the restaurant but it was with the effort. Our GPS is apparently getting a little cranky. We ordered two calderas specials for 13.5 Euros each and the amount of food was overwhelming. We could easily have split one...More

Thank jeanlf
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riccmey
19 October 2016|
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Response from jrcorke | Reviewed this property |
As I recall, their were some non-meat options available on this restaurant's menu, but I may be mistaken. The vegetarian restaurant in Ponta Delgada is booked up days in advance as Jez mentioned.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Caldeiras 36, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675-045, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Miguel  >  Povoacao  >  Furnas
  • Phone Number: +351 296 584 312
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Description
Caldeiras & Vulcoes, located on the center of the village of Furnas! It's a familiar restaurant that keeps all the local traditions, with an amazing passion for mixing flavours and aromas that will bring the nostalgy and memories of the original and famous "Cozido das Furnas" among many other traditional plates always with a contemporary vision full of amazing sensations!
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