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Tukatula Bar

Rua Areal Santa Barbara | Areal de Santa Barbara, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-201, Portugal
+351 296 477 647
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (4 reviews)
“fresh tuna” (2 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Cafe, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Areal Santa Barbara | Areal de Santa Barbara, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-201, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great little restaurant and bar with amazing views. We went here the first night of our trip and were amazed at how good the food was considering it has the feel of a beach bar instead of a restaurant. The food was great, probably the...More

Thank Boing333
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Ribeira Grande for 6 nights and ate at this restaurant 4 times. We honestly couldn't bring ourselves to go anywhere else. We had the shrimp, wraps, burger, and a few others and everything was incredibly fresh. Prices are reasonable and the views...More

Thank annafaz0
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We loved the relaxed atmosphere and great location watching the sea, great for sunsets. We loved the food and had dinner there 3x. We always asked what was fresh and listened to the recommendation. The seared tuna was incredible. The tuna is not always available...More

Thank goodie71
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had the tuna steak and found it super salty but huge portion of tuna. Others got sandwiches and wraps and they were ok. Wished they mentioned that the tuna wrap wasn't fresh tuna. Good location and wonderful drinks and coffee. Quality of food was good...More

Thank Jacqueline D
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The food and Tuna in general is by far the best we had on the island including high ranked restos in ponta del gada. They dont have the tuna every day coz the owner buys it only if its perfect he told us. Nice beach...More

Thank Jonas S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Outstanding lunch with the family with amazing views of ocean surf (and sometimes surfers). The grilled tuna sandwich was perfect, as were the fries with pesto. Wish I lived closer, we'd live at this place.

Thank blacklabby
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

My son and I visited twice. The first time we both had the Tukatula burger. It was great, though the mustard is a bit strong. I loved the fries with pesto too! I was told to try the Tuna sandwich, but they only work with...More

Thank erynmw
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Beautifully cooked dish, the Fish was so fresh and very tasty with a stunning view of the Atlantic waves crashing on the beach. Staff very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Well. We booked a table for the evening and waited over 80 minutes for our fish. The fish was delicious nevertheless we got it at 0930 pm first although the restaurant was not even half full. Service inside good. Outside not really patient. Location very...More

Thank dj200285
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Beautiful day on a beautiful black sandy beach. Seafood and burgers were fantastic. Atmosphere outside of restaurant makes it worthwhile to make a second or third trip to this restaurant.

1  Thank Darlene A
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is your place still nice and enjoyable on a very rainy day?
14 January 2017|
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Response from Pedro M | Property representative |
Yes, we have an interior room that sees the sea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Areal Santa Barbara | Areal de Santa Barbara, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-201, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Azores  >  Sao Miguel  >  Ribeira Grande
  • Phone Number: +351 296 477 647
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Beach Bar/Restaurant
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