A Restaurant with History

Rustic and integrated in the landscape, the Fornos de Lava Restaurant was built on an old threshing floor in stone, wood and glass, with a panoramic view Pico and Faial islands.
Fornos de Lava restaurant was born in 2002 in an old farm and is part of Hotel Os Moinhos, being a reference in São Jorge Island.

Fornos de Lava


The best of traditional gastronomy

Circular economy and sustainability are part of our philosophy.

Our dishes are prepared over a wood fire with local products and also vegetables and herbs grown in our organic garden, promising a true journey of natural flavors.

Visit us and take a trip back in time through the remarkable flavors the Azores has to offer!

Accompany our dishes with some of the best regional wines and a breathtaking view of the Ocean.

Find out more about The Hotel "Os Moinhos"

Local products that result
in authentic dishes


Travessa de S. Tiago, Santo Amaro, Velas, S. Jorge

Monday to Sunday
7 pm to midnight
Closed on Wednesdays
*Kitchen closes at 9:30pm
917 394 977