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Restaurante Mare Viva

Faja das Almas, Sao Jorge 9800-021, Portugal
+351 295 414 275
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
3 weeks ago
“Best food experience of our holiday”
19 Aug 2018
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Portuguese, Seafood, European, Mediterranean
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Faja das Almas, Sao Jorge 9800-021, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is, apparently, swamped in summer. But visit in the low season, as we did, and you'll have the tidal pools to yourselves as well as the undivided attention of the hosts. The food was delicious, we had octopus and prawn skewers and pork...More

Thank PortiaR9
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Cheat on the price. When she understood we were foreign she asked for more price written in the menu.

Thank Giuseppe G
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Unique experience in São Jorge if you like to enjoy the sunset with great food. It's better to make a reservation if you plan to visit this place in the summer.

Thank Nuno A
Reviewed 29 October 2017

A really nice place, very quiet, very peaceful, with a fantastic view! the fish was very fresh (just out of the ocean!) and very good side dishes! good service, a little bit long but it's because it's all homemade! We really enjoyed our lunch there....More

Thank marsou27
sonia r, Proprietário at Restaurante Mare Viva, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

thanks for the rating

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted hamburgers, but the girl behind the counter didn't know if they had any. So she had to ask the cook, who was smoking on the terrace. When she came back, she said they had hamburgers, so we ordered two and sat down on...More

Thank Duncan M
sonia r, Proprietário at Restaurante Mare Viva, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017


Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch in the restaurant and the fish was very fresh - portions are very big. Staff was friendly

Thank Celia R
sonia r, Proprietário at Restaurante Mare Viva, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you from all the staff.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had a great dinner here! Fresh fish, very tasteful! The staff was very nice. We were there at the night of the local festival, the staff was very busy cooking for the celebrities, but still served us very well! I really appreciated our dinner...More

Thank Ricardo A
sonia r, Proprietário at Restaurante Mare Viva, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you verry mutch, you are always welcome!

Reviewed 15 July 2017

I really loved this restaurant such as an amazing food, nice people and good weather i extremely recommend this place o everyone

Thank Camila R
sonia r, Proprietário at Restaurante Mare Viva, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you and see you next time.

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Went there a couple of times, having sandwiches and soups. Always worth the money. Don't expect a five star restaurant here, then you won't be disappointed for sure!

Thank mexxwel
sonia r, Proprietário at Restaurante Mare Viva, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Faja das Almas, Sao Jorge 9800-021, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Jorge
  • Phone Number: +351 295 414 275
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