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O Principe dos Queijos

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great shop

This is a wonderful shop selling Azores traditional food and a huge selection of cheeses. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
holidayseeker
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Derry, United Kingdom
Has everything you might want to leave Azores with, at a great price.

Fruit, cheese, drinks, famous Azores pastries... Last stop before returning home to make sure you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CarlosAP1985
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Madrid, Spain
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2 weeks ago
“great shop”
3 weeks ago
“Has everything you might want to leave Azores with, at a great price.”
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Rua dos Mercadores 50, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-092, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful shop selling Azores traditional food and a huge selection of cheeses. We bought some wee bottle of liqueurs .Well worth a visit especially if you are self catering.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fruit, cheese, drinks, famous Azores pastries... Last stop before returning home to make sure you leave with some of these delicious foods. Great prices, locals buy there too.

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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Great service and wonderful products! Was able to taste the different cheeses before buying as, even the same brand can vary in taste depending on age.

Thank Jose d
Reviewed August 28, 2018 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 August 27, 2018

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

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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
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