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Restaurante A Arvore

Rua da Conceicao 23, Horta, Faial Island 9900-080, Portugal
+351 292 701 360
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Rua da Conceicao 23, Horta, Faial Island 9900-080, Portugal
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Hearty buffet served by the very friendly attentive host at a fantastic price .. with an existential humanist mantra and a thought of the day. Loved it.

Thank Mazen10
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We loved the food ar lunch.It was all you can eat and the food was typical and home-made,delicious and good value for money.

Thank MeWa82
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is outstanding . The atmosphere is so beautiful and inviting, you are welcomed into a dining room by a very gracious host . He treats everyone like a treasured guest . It took a couple of tries before I figured out when it...More

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We visited for a buffet lunch for the locally famous cuzido which is available on Thursday (and I think Sunday). If you've focused on the dock area this is the perfect chance to get to the other end of town but check a map before...More

Thank JohnKernow
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here the first night we arrived at Faial. The food is all local cuisine and the owner is really friendly. It is furthermore very well priced.

Thank Roel H
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Everything at O Arvore is made to feel you like you are participating at a meal in a typical Azorean house. Don't expect fancy dishes but few things prepared in the most traditional way. I had some peixe porco (balisitadae), the beef and potato stew...More

Thank Lorenzo P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Good and simple. 2 Buffets main course and dessert ! Also cheep ! Welcome is perfect You can have good meals, have good time and quick if needed.

Thank Etienne G
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I don't know where to start, but the food here was just more than perfect. As soon as you enter the restaurant, you're greeted by Zé Manuel, the restaurant owner, and his smile. He's talkative and knows almost everything about the island(s) history which he...More

Thank FilTeixeira
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This place is just amazing...go on Thursday night for the Portuguese buffet. We arrived at 7pm and were the first to arrive.. no reservations needed... and within 30 minutes the place was packed. The owner puts out a wonderful spread... local fish, roast pork, roast...More

Thank Thane P
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

My mum and I visited here whilst in Horta and enjoyed a wonderful meal. The mains were a mixture of meat, fish and vegetarian delicious - I particularly liked the lamb with potatoes (just fell apart) and the tuna which was so tasty. I really...More

Thank Mandy L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Conceicao 23, Horta, Faial Island 9900-080, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Faial Island  >  Horta
  • Phone Number: +351 292 701 360
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