Olaria de São Bento

Ricardo Simas is the sole representative of traditional pottery from the island of Terceira that has continued this workshop or stall at S. Bento. He produces several typical pieces, namely the “Alcatra” bowl, awakening the cultural and tourist interest on a visit to this pottery.
He has participated in regional, national and international events,  being invited, in the 2014 and 2015 editions, to create the plate used in the Festival 10 Fest Azores – 10 Days, 10 Chefs.

Pottery certified by the Brand “Artesanato dos Açores” (Handicrafts of the Azores), for the use of clay from the island of Santa Maria.

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, from 8.30am to 5.30pm and Saturday from 8.30am to 12pm

Address: Salto 91, São Bento

9700-173 Angra do Heroísmo (Map)

Phone: 295216787/964462554

Email: [email protected]

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Products: “Alcatra” bowls, pots, jugs, “talhões”, tagines, jars, bowls, among other pieces of pottery made with clay from Santa Maria, red, white and black.