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Louvre Michaelense

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Charming Tea House with Amazing Breakfast

We spent two weeks in Ponta Delgada and went to Louvre Michaelense for breakfast for five of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Taylor M
Ottawa, Canada
Quick snacks in Ponta Delgada

Munch on a falafel sandwich and taste their deliciously fresh, gazpacho soup. When you’re in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christine C
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“cute cafe”(2 reviews)
Louvre Michaelense began by being a brand and a grocery store. Like the original shop, founded in 1904 where hats and fabrics imported from Paris were sold, Louvre now tries to bring this novelty in the form of local artisan products, care objects...more
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Rua Antonio Jose D'Almeida 18, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-053, Portugal
+351 938 346 886
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent two weeks in Ponta Delgada and went to Louvre Michaelense for breakfast for five of the days we were there. My boyfriend and I became obsessed with their "smashed avocado" toast. Anytime we craved a really hearty breakfast we went straight here for...More

Thank Taylor M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is different from all the other little cafes in the old town. Vegetarian and vegan friendly. My wife enjoyed the falafels, me I had the local beef, very nice. Nice place to sit. Bit of a view of the square and water. Staff very...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Munch on a falafel sandwich and taste their deliciously fresh, gazpacho soup. When you’re in Portugal, you sometimes need something quick and easy to get on with your day plans, this place exceeds expectations with fun, tasty snacks with excellent ingredient quality to match. Quick...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is difficult to find, even though it is just next to the Igreja Matriz de São Sebastião, as there is no sign on the outside. They have tables outside, but inside, there are tables set in an old pharmacy kind of setting, with...More

Thank Lene Torp Å
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot to buy local crafts and gifts, also wines, pastries and coffee in Ponta Delgada city center.

Thank Mara C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly service and super delicious chocolate cake! My soy latte was creamy and tasty. Sweet decorations. :)

Thank Stefanie J
Reviewed 1 October 2018

A unique place - unlike other (more typical) restaurants on the island: creative, qualitative and healthy meals for a small price. We kept on going back even if we were just planning on passing by. You should definitely try the poached egg with avocado!

Thank nouska_vu
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice little cafe & shop on a pedestrian steet. Great selection of pastries & savories as well as coffees & the local Gorreana tea.

Thank WinginitSolo
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We have expected a little better. It’s good for having a snack but not for a complete dinner perhaps. Unfortunately they were out of chocolate cake. 😪

Thank Judit G
Reviewed 20 September 2018

A friend recommended the place for breakfast. We were not disappointed. The small restaurant is so unassuming and supposedly trusting with people walking in and out all the time. It must have been a pharmacy of some sorts in the past. The original counter was...More

Thank HCovik
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