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Lareira Portuguesa

Estrada Monumental | Travessa Doutor Valente, No7, Funchal, Madeira 9000-092, Portugal
+351 291 762 911
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (28 reviews)
“seafood” (44 reviews)
“garlic bread” (34 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estrada Monumental | Travessa Doutor Valente, No7, Funchal, Madeira 9000-092, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a view, that this was a fine dining restaurant, but actually it was "honest", but mediocre. Chef's greetings, fishcakes, were more of potatoe than fish. My husband ordered tuna and asked before, were they sure, how to cook it. But it still came...More

Thank Kouts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow we were told to try the chicken here and I am so glad that I did . It is bar b que'ed and cut into small pieces with an amazing piri piri sauce gorgeous. It came with mixed salad and French fries which had...More

Thank Deirdre F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the recommendation of our friend we came to this inconspicuous restaurant. The menu is extensive and good value. The bbq chicken superb..wine delicious and the staff very friendly and helpful. When the two neighbouring tables tell you it is their second night eating here...More

Thank Barryohss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered a seafood plate from Chef's recommendations - 1.5 portion for 4 people and it was extremely good - seafood was delicious and the service was extraordinary. In general it is a bit expensive, however, worth every penny. They have amazing pies there as...More

Thank Gintarė K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited this restaurant several times now and always have an enjoyable experience. The restaurant is only a couple of minutes walk from our hotel, the Cliff Bay, and it serves a wide selection of fresh fish and seafood dishes. The restaurant has a...More

Thank farrj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fresh fish display as you enter is most impressive and you can choose your own whole fish or fileted, or chose a crab or lobster from the tank. Service was friendly and helpful, with a full explanation of all the different fishes available. They...More

Thank MonsieurTT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very typical Portuguese restaurant, very friendly and helpful. Get a good, cheap native dry white house wine, enjoy the free fish cakes and go for the shared seafood platter with prawns (if you like fish, obviously). Four generous portions of fish, clams, mussels, limpets and...More

Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second night in Madeira and we decided to give this restaurant a go, on the basis of a strong recommendation and good directions (pass the parrots and you have gone too far !).I think without a reservation, we were lucky to get a table,...More

Thank Bearair52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this website from reviews on your website and are glad to report that we were not disappointed! We were given a warm welcome on our arrival and the same hospitality prevailed throughout the evening together with immaculate service and care and attention to...More

Thank PaulShadbolt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant for an anniversary celebration. This is a dual purpose restaurant featuring fresh seafood (including oysters, crab and lobster as well as a variety of freshly caught local fish), The upstairs is a barbecue restaurant with local and Brazilian specialities. We...More

1  Thank Kate19831964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Monumental | Travessa Doutor Valente, No7, Funchal, Madeira 9000-092, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 762 911
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