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) #10 of 32 Restaurants in Horta €€ - €€€ Portuguese
Rua Doutor Serpa Pinto 22 R/C, Horta, Faial Island 9900-095, Portugal
+351 292 391 026
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good49%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Rua Doutor Serpa Pinto 22 R/C, Horta, Faial Island 9900-095, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was a place of a lot of turists and sailors. Still good food and good service. But there are always a lot of people, so come early or call in advance.

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 6 February 2017

N38°32,317' W28°37,525' This was the favourite hangout of Horta locals, until Medalhas featured in every tour guide. Locals in Medalhas are now on the threaten species list. They know one trick to keep tourist out: make a reservation. We had to wait until 18:30 hour...More

Thank goyourownway
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

A simple Casa de Pasto in Horta offering Portuguese meals and nice ambiance. Medalhas menu is diversified, service is efficient and the owner is there for you.

Thank Francisco F
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This restaurant was recommended by the tourist office and we also saw good reviews on trip advisor. I don't know if we ordered the wrong thing or what, but we found the food to be just OK, not at all special, not particularly good (not...More

Thank Juliet K
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Medalhas serves well cooked typical Azorian food. We had morcela, morro cheese, local sausage and pork brochette. Big portions, good taste, good service.

1  Thank JosebaUrzelaiIntza
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Good typical local food, good pricing, friendly staff. Away from the mainstream and a lot of local people like this place too.

Thank tapakahe
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Our party of four tried the fried eel, fried red fish, lean pork loin and omelette with ham and cheese. Everyone felt the meal to be too oily for our liking. Portions were decent but prices were slightly steep compared to other similar restaurants. Overall...More

Thank bennytdawg
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I liked very much the experience there, great service, lovely food, fresh seafood and fish. a not so knowned place but it worth the visit.

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant twice as the food was so good. It is a little bit out of the main tourist part of town, but well worth the walk

Thank w3ndys
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

A typical restaurant with wooden tables and red check tablecoths. The waiter seemingly distracted at first became friendly. Good choice of typical Portuguese dishes all well prepared and delicious. Only fault was that one meal was delayed making it uncomfortable for the other diners. Can...More

Thank bio_teacher_54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Serpa Pinto 22 R/C, Horta, Faial Island 9900-095, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Faial Island  >  Horta
  • Phone Number: +351 292 391 026
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