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Peter Cafe & Scrimshaw Museum

rua Tenente Valadim 9, Horta, Faial Island, Portugal
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Scrimshaw Museum above Peter Cafe Sport

The Horta scrimshaw museum is actually above the pub "Peter Cafe Sport" on the harbour side at... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mallorca, Spain
The most interestin pub of the Iland and on of the most caratheristic in the World!

Good food and interesting souvenirs of crews crossing the Atlantic! I suggest to try the fresh Tuna... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Milan, Italy
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  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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rua Tenente Valadim 9, Horta, Faial Island, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Horta scrimshaw museum is actually above the pub "Peter Cafe Sport" on the harbour side at Horta. Jose Azevedo, who founded the cafe, began collecting pieces in 1986 as a private hobby interest, though the collection grew over time. In the early years, anyone...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and interesting souvenirs of crews crossing the Atlantic! I suggest to try the fresh Tuna an the "Half Pint of Shrimps". Alsto the steak is very good. A place not to be missed!

Thank Carlorace
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I heard about peter's long time ago, and people always say good things about this place so I had to try. I went there for dinner and drinks but I stay about 3/4 hours, not because I wanted to but because I had to wait...More

Thank Lia A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because of it's history this is a resturant that you must go to, it has been in Horta for many generations run by the same family.~ Food is good and large assortment of spirits, you can also exchange American or other denominations of money there.

Thank jmedei48752016
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

You can not leave Horta before visiting this place. It is always crowded and atmosphere is very nice. I took a drink but my glass smelt badly and after having a look at the kitchen is not a good idea.

Thank ghiro76_11
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I went there with one friend for dinner. I recommend you to book your table in advance. The service was good, only a little bit slow, but if you are on vacation you wouldn't mind on this aspect.

Thank Manuela S
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The "Peter Café Sport" is legendary among the sailors in Horta. The whole street right at the harbour is called Peter. The habe a restaurant, a shop, a museum, an ice creme stand and a whale watching organization. We tried the restaurant and it was...More

Thank Ann584
Reviewed 6 August 2017

What an atmosphere and friendly service whatever you are there for! ...just go there even it is just for a look - you get caught anyway.

Thank bapmail
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Went in with my son - because we arrived in Horta and this seemed like a "must do". The place was all tourists who arrive by boat or the airport ...lots of picture taking going on. The drinks were nothing really amazing . We ordered...More

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were staying at the Hotel do Canal and whilst looking for somewhere to have lunch we went to the Peter Sport Cafe we had a not very impressive Quiche but nice cold beer. when paying for our meal we saw the Scrimshaw museum advertised...More

Thank dancer802015
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