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Fornos de Lava

Travessa de Sao Tiago 46 | Hotel Os Moinhos, Velas, Sao Jorge 9800-347, Portugal
+351 295 432 415
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (13 reviews)
“clams” (8 reviews)
“fish” (13 reviews)
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12:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Travessa de Sao Tiago 46 | Hotel Os Moinhos, Velas, Sao Jorge 9800-347, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I called twice and both times they closed the phone in my face I did not have time to explain and they closed the phone again in my face! Rude!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank matteoboone
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We had 2 dinners and 3 breakfasts at Fornos. We enjoyed every meal. The homemade bread, vegetarian entrees, crepes, fresh fruit, vegetables and coffee were delicious.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sunshinemv
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Delicious food. Local and generous. Nice view. You may have to wait to get your bottle of water and the waiters were not present enough. But it doesn't justify to remove 1 star.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank damdamad
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing space with breath taking view. Inside seems like a wood cabin which is amazing. The staff is friendly. You have to wait a bit for the food, but you are advised. This type of food must be fresh and done properly. We loved he...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Pedro D
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Made a reservation at 8.30pm, and they had us waiting for 15 min without seating while they had few available tables. Once we sat it took them 20 min to clean the table from previous guests and still another 10 minutes to take the order...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Rockbull
Reviewed 22 June 2018

This restaurant is a must if you enjoy fine dinning. The service is very efficient and welcoming and the food is simply first class . The flavours are simply amazing. I highly recommend a visit to this restaurant.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank brianherve
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Very good restaurant with grilled fish and meat. The view is amazing and the place very quiet. The welcome was very good.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Edelweiss17
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Tasty food with biológic products , herbs or aromatics from the House. In the winter they light up the Fire and the employee are very friendly!

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Natacha G
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is the best restaurant on Sao Jorge island.. period. Set on a hillside in the small town of Santo Amaro (you may have to ask a local how to get there, the location is not well marked), the restaurant is like a tree house...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank mmccahill
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I visited Sao Jorge for the first time in September 2917. I wanted to find a restaurant to have lunch during our day trip from Pico to Sao Jorge so I went on Tripadvisor to read the review on all the restaurants on the Island....More

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank joesef2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa de Sao Tiago 46 | Hotel Os Moinhos, Velas, Sao Jorge 9800-347, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Jorge  >  Velas
  • Phone Number: +351 295 432 415
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Restaurant Fornos de Lava" with panoramic view, fresh fish, meat , seefood and organic vegetables & salads from the garden.
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