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Ca Te Espero

Rua Casa Branca 40, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
+351 291 765 096
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (13 reviews)
“orange cake” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Casa Branca 40, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Extremely pleasant greeting before you enter, whether you do or not. Service very polite and quick. Meal very tasty and filling. Other services like toilets, clean and very modern. Someone has paid a lot of attention to detail and it pays dividends. Will definitely be...More

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The "sopa de tomate" and the "prego especial" are excellent!! Great for a summer evening in good company!

Thank pestanarui
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beef was some of the best we've had in Funchal, the fish was some of the worst. Lose the ridiculously huge espetada skewers, lose the over-boiled vegetables and this place would be okay.

Thank Mojosbigstick
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Ran by Rui and Diogo , situated half way down the hill from the Savoy Gardens to the Hole in One ,the Ca Te Espero is a lovely friendly local bar/restaurant with a upstairs garden terrace and no gimmicks , mainly used by friendly locals...More

Thank 201steve
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Ate here twice within a week, due to it being close to the villa we had booked, would highly recommend this restaurant and recommend the local beef.

Thank natalie b
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This restaurant has several options for tables, upstairs out in the garden, under cover, upstairs restaurant, downstairs restaurant. The choice of menu can be a five option Tourist Menu - Bread, Salad/Soup, Meat/Fish, Suite (All one price 12 Euros) or the Al a Carte. There...More

1  Thank AndrewRating
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Although this restaurant looks very plain from the outside (its very near a little road and doesn't have a lot of show), it's beautiful upstairs. There is a great outside terrace and covered area if you would like outside but undercover dining. It's lovely to...More

Thank 999Judith
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Really good food at reasonable prices, a relaxed welcoming atmosphere with friendly and helpful staff. Good wine list and good recommendations if you say what type of wine you like. ( didn't recommend the most expensive one either ) (If you can't walk up the...More

Thank Anne T
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This place is just a minute further along the road from other restaurants by our hotel but worth seeking out. Very good value tourist menu was €13 euro for two courses and drinks. Traditional fish and banana was great as was passion fruit dessert. Good...More

1  Thank Grey_Friars_Bobby
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We has a very enjoyable meal. Waiters and Waitress were very friendly and the service and food was great

2  Thank Shirley1256
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Casa Branca 40, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 765 096
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Ca te Espero is a typical restaurant with a long tradition. It has been known for its quality and for its cosy and homy atmosphere, since 1976.Our food quality is the result of the use of fresh ingredients in the preparation and cooking of our traditional recipes. We point out Bife de Atum com Milho Frito (Tuna fish Steak with fried Maize), Filete de Espada com Banana (Fried Scabbard fish with Banana), Pepper Steak and Pork Fillet Ca te Espero Style.We will be very pleased to welcome you!
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