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O Principe dos Queijos

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Store not to be missed.

We found this store on our last day before the departure back home from Azores. I wish for it to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Jersey
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wide range of marmelade and cheese

It is central and they serve really fast, you can even taste a bit of cheese if you're not sure of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marzia B
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3 weeks ago
“Store not to be missed.”
3 weeks ago
“wide range of marmelade and cheese”
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Rua dos Mercadores 50, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-092, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this store on our last day before the departure back home from Azores. I wish for it to have happened earlier; I would have shopped here daily. What a great place. All kinds of Azorian delicacies. Selection of wines, liquors, jams is impressive....More

1  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is central and they serve really fast, you can even taste a bit of cheese if you're not sure of what you want. My suggestion is to shop cheese and marmelade, especially blackberry, anyway you can find a wide range of tastes thet you...More

1  Thank Marzia B
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Great cheese tastings. Check your prices, somethings are cheaper here and others are cheaper in the market. Great experience. If you want to buy tuna that is supposed to be excellent make sure you buy the small tins, as the large ones were confiscated on...More

Thank efisher2016
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Best place to buy azore cheese and local wine to take home!!The sales person gives you samples of cheese and explains about it.We purchesed some azorean pinapple liquor at a better price than at the pinapple plantation!

Thank Cristina P
Reviewed May 30, 2018

If you want to bring taste of the Azores home this is the place for you. Cheese, jam, sardines, tea, wine, liquor. All is here with reasonable prices. Eg. tiny Mulher de Capote liquor here costs 1,9€ while the same stuff at Maviripa costs 3,5...More

3  Thank monaHungary
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Sales person were so nice and informative. They demonstratr such a patience dealing with so many people. Cheeses were excellent and good price. Pitty I couldn't buy more. Amazing experience better than any tour.

Thank Rada77
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Amazing shop full of all the tastes of the Azores. Start with the cheese tasting (the older the sharper!) but don't forget to try the honey. Get the green wine here to bring home so memories of your trip last longer. I bought honey, jams,...More

1  Thank anna v
Reviewed June 7, 2017

We stopped here the day before we left to bring some stuff home with us. The cheesemongers were speedily helping the locals but her patient and super friendly with us. Spoke some English as well and offered us tastes of the cheeses they had out....More

Thank katyad000
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

This was a great stop! It felt like being on a TV showing watching and listening to all of the goings-ons. We had the opportunity to taste two types of cheeses and they were fabulous. We ended up taking some with us. It was wrapped...More

1  Thank nld2676
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Great selection of wine and amazing cheese. Also excellent place to pick up tea and cookies. Staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank Sheelagh H
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