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Bar Caloura

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Rua da Caloura 20 | Agua de Pau, Lagoa, Sao Miguel 9560-061, Portugal
+351 296 913 283
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New York City, New York
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the chance to have a great lunch in this hidden gem. Great food, great service, very reasonable prices, at the en great value for money. Samuel Carvalho is a star, congratulations Samuel. You the best

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great Try Limpets here, winter is a season! Kind of restaurants with a great food and great feeling of good level of life with a simplicity .highly recommend !

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located at a small fishing port, surf breaking directly below our table. Awesome mussels, good fish soup. Love it.

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Budapest, Hungary
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place! Fresh fish everyday, and the menu varies with the fish they catch. Fish of the day 15 euros, and you get a whole fish! I got the Boca Negra, a fish i never tasted before, and it was an amazing taste. It was difficult to find though, but so worth it!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Had not seen or read any reviews beforehand so came to this by chance - what a wonderful find! So good we went back to look at other reviews and it seems that it may have had one or two poor reviews at peak times but we can only say that in mid January this was absolutely perfect. First class... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing fresh fish simply grilled, great food, great view and wonderful service. Plus a really nice wine recommendation. Would definitely come here again!!

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Ankara, Turkey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Wonderfull atmosphere and view ...very tasty fish and shrimps ...It is not easy to find such good restaurant at st miguel ..!!..We drive aprox 19 km from ponta delgada to find this one and it worth...prices were very reasonable , no problem for parking the cars ...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I came to see the coast and decided to get lunch. Bar Caloura was a great find! Polite staff (I don't speak Portuguese) very helpful, I didn't know how much I would enjoy Lapa a until I had them here, Delicious! Also had a combination of swordfish and sarge, both needed no extra seasoning or pimenta sauce. Very reasonably priced.... More 

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Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

After a swim we went for some mussels, bifanas and inhame pudding The staff was very kind and helpful. We saw a variety of dishes being served around us and all looked delicious.

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Toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

The view from the terrace is unbeatable and they will show you the catch of the day. We picked swordfish and blue fish. The dish came with potatoes and vegetables. There's also a salad bar if you order fish plates.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Caloura 20 | Agua de Pau, Lagoa, Sao Miguel 9560-061, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Miguel  >  Lagoa
  • Phone Number: +351 296 913 283

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?