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Borda d'Agua

Largo do Porto 52 | Rosario, Lagoa, Sao Miguel 9560-088, Portugal
+351 296 912 114
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
12:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.All hours
European, Portuguese, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Largo do Porto 52 | Rosario, Lagoa, Sao Miguel 9560-088, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 4 October 2017

A local friend insisted to visit this restaurant and he was right. Fresh fish, large portions reasonable prices, good service. Sometimes it gets crowded so it is better to make a reservation. Small wine list with local wines.

Thank SpyrosB72
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

While visiting Lagoa we stopped by this great restaurant which is full of character. Servers are very helpful and speak English and will help you with your Portuguese! I had the Guelly Jack fish which was truly fantastic. Had the taste of grilled sardines but...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I am giving this restaurant 5 stars for the food. The fish was absolutely incredible. So fresh, grilled to perfection. The service is what made our experience sour at Borda d'Agua. It was absolutely worst we had in Saõ Miguel.They forgot soup, beer. I am...More

Thank Gabbynor
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Excellent service, fantastic fish quality and surprisingly good price. Great fish choice, but the best is to ask for the day´s recommendation.

2  Thank Rosa M
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Menu mostly with fish and seafood and fish. We've had Lapas and Lírio. The doses have huge portions. The dose of Lírio was 2 slices!!! Lapas were very fresh. The service is good and they gave us a good suggestion of Azorean white wine. Sure,...More

1  Thank ZaidaSilvaFreire
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very good fish restaurant at the harbor of Lagoa. Service was pleasant and the food very well done. Restaurant is cosy with local dishes. Recommendable!

1  Thank PeruTraveler2014
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This is a place to eat good fish. Join the locals, forget about fancy decoration and enjoy the huge number of varieties of fish that they offer. Beware that quantities are huge, so one dish of fish will easily be enough for two people. I...More

Thank Marc T
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Employees were very nice but took a little long to come to the table... very very very fresh fish! Amazing seasoning and food! Desserts weren't that good though... loved it!

Thank ritaspires2205
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

At the counter you can pick the freshly catched fish what ever you want... barracuda, tuna and another 10 different ones... Fishes are delicious, the garnish is from local. A nice starter is served. Nice local vines. The staff is helpfull, explanes all what you...More

Thank Pál L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This was a friendly family run restaurant close to where the fishing boats come in and with a growing reputation for seafood and fish. Odd then, that when I gave my order, my first three choices (from the copious menu), weren't available. I pointed at...More

1  Thank beachbuddy10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo do Porto 52 | Rosario, Lagoa, Sao Miguel 9560-088, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Miguel  >  Lagoa
  • Phone Number: +351 296 912 114
  • E-mail
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