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Casa de Cha O Fio

Caminho Lombadinha de Baixo, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-232, Portugal
+351 291 882 525
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“cake” (17 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
“penne” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Caminho Lombadinha de Baixo, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-232, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Portuguese food in a fabulous location. The outdoor tables offer a sea view in a beautiful quiet spot. We have been five or six times and always take our visitors there. I always finish my meal with a pot of their delicious tea made...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place if you want a quiet place to drink something while you watch the most amaizing sunset in Madeira. The food is not so tasty. Nice walk to the lighthouse.

Thank Dana P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The view is out of the beutiful blue!! We had a wonderful herbal tea made with the plants they cultivate in their own garden and enjoyed a moment of silance admiring the ocean ! it was not our first time , we use to come...More

Thank AnaMariaCristina
Reviewed 22 August 2017

A nice little cottage with a spectacular view, with a very quick (it felt like we would make the order and the food arrived to the table) service, the staff was very attentive and would always try to fulfill our requests! And a great tea...More

Thank SusanaQP
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We tasted espada fish with garlic and tomato soup, local speciality. Really delicious. In combination with sunset at the same time there was made fantastic impression. Recommended at all. Dont miss this place.

Thank Tomáš D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Nice view and very good time at this restaurant! The service is very nice, and the fish very good. You can enjoy a nice sunset while your enjoying your dinner. The little garden next to the tables is very nice and interesting (names of the...More

Thank Chloé B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery from this teahouse, but closed when we arrived. Why? I would have thought Sundays are perfect for offering visitors a cup of Tea, especially in holiday season!?

Thank Karin F
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A few years ago I was driving around Madeira literally trying to see the major costal towns on the map and stumbled upon this lovely little restaurant. Staff are very welcoming and honest and explain customs and offer delicious food. I went back in June...More

Thank Jaime G G
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Great local cousine & excellent service! We ate the local soup & scabbard fish prepared with their own recipe.

Thank Michał L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

My first meal here and still the best. Superb views, warm genuine staff. I ordered the fish, which I thought looked like a weird type of fish, but hey, you only live once. It was superb. Tender and not overlooked, not underdone. The meal came...More

Thank John s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caminho Lombadinha de Baixo, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-232, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Calheta  >  Ponta do Pargo
  • Phone Number: +351 291 882 525
Tea House with amazing views over the ocean.
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