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Vila Baleia

Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
+351 291 853 147
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (5 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“sardines” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me start with this totally unrelated fact. we went here on a day that ronaldo was playing an international match. we had dinner that day and our waiter was obviously a fan of ronaldo. when serving another tables food Ronaldo scored a goal and...More

Thank Tobi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In short: don't go here. Despite the good review that caused us to go here, the service was very unfriendly. We had fish and a steak. The steak reminded me of the sole of my shoe. My girlfriend spent the night with terrible pain in...More

Thank Henk V
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We passed by during the afternoon and enjoyed a beer and some Bolo do Coca! We looked at the menue and thought it would be a good choice for the evening! And we were right! The service was friendly and always with a smile from...More

Thank Mäni S
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

It is our second stay at Madeira. During the last visit we had a very good dinner at Vila Baleia so this time we decided to go there on the first day. Food and service once again did not dissapoint us. Vila Baleia looks modest...More

Thank deMonter
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on 5th June. First we checked online and it said that they close at 11pm. As we were far from our hotel in Funchal, we decided to go to this place. (It was 9.45 pm) When we sat down, we saw...More

Thank Xxx8888
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We called here as the father of the owner has a place in Sao Vicente and gave us the card. We were going to Porto Moniz which is a lovely spot on the north coast of Madeira, famous for its natural bathing pools in the...More

Thank Pauline G
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to try somewhere different on our return to Porto Moniz and now wish we hadn't. The house of the whale has colourful seating outside, with large umbrellas. We decided to go inside. It is nicely laid out but the small round seats are...More

2  Thank holidaymanWashington
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We stopped for a quick snack and a drink at lunch time whilst passing through Porto Moniz. It's opposite the lava pools. A cold beer and a Madeiran sandwich hit the spot. We didn't order anything fancy so can't comment on other fayre.

Thank MilkoHastings_UK
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We just tried the mixed fishes plate... waooo we almost couldn't finish it... very good fishes and seafood... waiter's very nice and friendly... nice place for diner...

Thank ludoirmo
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We tried several restaurants in Porto Moniz and all were good but this one may well be the the best. For a start it was relatively busy in early March, always a good sign compared to the stark emptiness of the other restaurants, so we...More

Thank Cluderay2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Porto Moniz
  • Phone Number: +351 291 853 147
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Telephone: +351 291853147
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