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Bar Caloura

Rua da Caloura 20 | Agua de Pau, Lagoa, Sao Miguel 9560-061, Portugal
+351 296 913 283
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (81 reviews)
“potatoes” (39 reviews)
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00:00 - 21:30All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Rua da Caloura 20 | Agua de Pau, Lagoa, Sao Miguel 9560-061, Portugal
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A local diver from Vila Franca do C. has recommended the restaurant. We went for tuna but finally chose the caught of the day, which was excellent. We started with lapas, was the best choice for appetizer. The atmosphere is really nice and service is...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit São Miguel 3-4 times a year and Caloura Bar is always on our list to "must return to" restaurant. The setting is scenic...by the sea in a cove ...you can hear the waves crashing from any place in the restaurant. The staff is...More

1  Thank Coriscos10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I must to say I have never ever had better fish in my life. Service was great, fast and nice. The surrounding restaurant looks pleasant and peaceful. We sat there four hours and I don’t go away :-). If you’ll be there try it, you...More

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you say “the best” people usually don’t take you seriously or they consider that an opinion. In this case, it is not! Caloura bar offers unquestionably the best grilled fish, pure and simple, on an informal enverionment without compromising service or view (the see...More

Thank Living A
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This was one of our favourite dinners!!! The wait staff was extremely attentive, helpful and personable. You actually pick your own fish. Our waiter, João was knowledgeable about the fish and made a recommendation to have the trigger fish. It was excellent, great recommendation!!! He...More

Thank Lola R
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for Thursday dinner, Mario was our server and was fantastic. You pick the fish and they grill it with peppers, tomatoes and boiled potatoes. Salad bar included. Had the barracuda and loved it. The only downside is no other choices other than fish...More

Thank casey j
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This seafood restaurant is in a delightful, steep sided cove, in the village of Caloura, on Sao Miguel Island, a short distance along the coast from Ponta Delgada. The small fishing boats bring the fresh fish right alongside the restaurant, which sits on rocks above...More

Thank Harry B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Located in Caloura Village in São Miguel Island, Azores, Portugal, this place is a perfect option for fresh sea food in front the sea!

Thank 719cromero
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This, by far, has been our most enjoyable culinary experience of our Sao Miguel and Madiera island experience! Went with Nelson (verde) fish recommendations of Trigger fish and Rockfish! Finally a chef that does not overcook the fish! Don't miss this Azores treasure!

Thank TK B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The best fish I had in the Azores. Just simply cooked, but so tasty! I went twice in the 4 days I was in Sao Miguel.

Thank lss_11
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Response from Osman S | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
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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