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Ancoradouro

Estrada Longitudinal | Areia Larga, Madalena, Pico 9950-322, Portugal
+351 292 623 490
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish” (44 reviews)
“tuna” (14 reviews)
“skewers” (6 reviews)
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Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
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Estrada Longitudinal | Areia Larga, Madalena, Pico 9950-322, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The fish of the day was tasty enough and the octopus was tender (if a little rich). However, we were served well after tables which had come in after us had eaten their mains - some were on desert and we were still waiting for...More

Thank Claud_R0
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I enjoyed the view of the sunset over Horta, across the strait. She had the fish skewers, a mix of shrimp and local fish roasted over an open fire, and I had limpets to start (a first) and octopus stew as a...More

Thank Gr8WhiteNorth440
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tasty, fresh fish and good local wines. Beautiful setting. Friendly staff who really looked after me, even though I was on my own and there were also large groups there.

Thank Robin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really a nice place with a great view on the ocean and Faial. We recommend to go for the basic but excellent fish of the day or squids. The service is really nice.

Thank Aurore_dawnore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best part of the restaurant is the sunset over the island of Faial. Unfortunately, the food isn't much to write home about and way too expensive. A big disappointment.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We want in this restaurant just arrived to Pico. The location in very nice, near the see. The place is clean. We ate a good fish very fresh with generous portions. the staff is friendly and efficient. Is a good restaurant to eat fish in...More

Thank mariofarinelli
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Pretty average seafood restaurant, fish was either tasteless, either it swam in a bath of olive oil. The octopus stew was absolutely upsetting and almost inedible.

Thank winylake
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Ancoradouro is the best place to eat in Pico. It was out third time at Pico, clearly the restaurant offer has improved in the last years but ancoradouro remains the best place - great Portuguese dishes , great Pico wine and friendly service

Thank Joao P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

in a nice setting with views outside, albeit a slow service could be improved, casual decor, average menu average food

Thank drchrysc
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Enchanting location, breathtaking Sunsets. Nicely furnished, all waiters are kind in spite of being very very busy. Good wines but especially very good dishes (especially fish). I went everynight during my staying in Pico and enjoyed each time more!!!

Thank benedetta p
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nicholas169
7 May 2015|
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Response from amc158 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I suggest you ring them at 292623490... Good luck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Longitudinal | Areia Larga, Madalena, Pico 9950-322, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Pico  >  Madalena
  • Phone Number: +351 292 623 490
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