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Reviewed 29 October 2020 via mobile

One of the best places in Pico - recomended visit / all food is excelent also great and friendly sevice.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 23 September 2020 via mobile

Nice place to watch the sunset from and a good variety of traditional meals. On the expensive side but overall a nice place to dine.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 7 September 2020 via mobile

Probably slightly more upmarket - and hence a little pricier - than most other restaurants in Madalena. However, the food.was always excellent and the service good. The 3 times I went I always managed to get a table without difficulty, but would recommend any groups...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 30 August 2020

Lovely dinner at this restaurant. It has a great location looking out over the sea. The food is beautifully presented and delicious. We tried the BBQ prawns and fish and the octopus stew.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 23 February 2020

First I must say: this is one of the few restaurants in PDL open for dinner on Sunday, which is what initially brought me there (as well as recommendations) - as it's a bit further out of the city centre. Once you get past the...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 10 February 2020 via mobile

Not bad. You'll pay a bit more here - more of a formal dining experience - it's feels like it's had a make over recently it's a bit smarter than your average dining establishment in the town - white cloth table cloths, white chairs. and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 5 November 2019

We turned up without booking and managed to get a table on the balcony, overlooking Faial. Fabulous sunset and excellent food, reasonably quick service despite how busy they were. This was the best meal we had on Pico.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 8 October 2019

This is a high end restaurant -- go ahead, treat yourself! Beautiful setting on the water. We ordered a seafood stew but intercepted our waitress to change that order when we saw her deliver Cataplan to a nearby table (think really fancy cioppino.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 October 2019

Service was ok, dull decor, but in restaurant more important is food. These were from good quality product, properly prepared but too salty. We were with 7 people and everyone said that meals were to salty.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 21 September 2019 via mobile

Good fish restaurant! Meals were very tasty, yet a bit on the big side. Although enjoying it immensely I had to leave some behind due to the big portions. Staff was friendly yet constantly running around seemingly stressed (perhaps more due to lack of a...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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  • Ancoradouro is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5