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Riso Risottoria del Mundo

274 Rua Santa Maria, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
+351-291 280360
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Ranked #108 of 411 restaurants in Funchal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed the food so much on our first visit we immediately booked again. Every dish is rice based in some way and there is plenty to choose from. The stunning terrace looks out over the Atlantic ocean and the service was very good. I really enjoyed the prawns dipped in coconut and rice flour served with mango mayonnaise.

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Hertfordshire, England
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

One of my favourite restaurants in Funchal. It has a great setting - a terrace overlooking the sea. The food, while being rice based, is varied and of a high quality with wines to match. Some fantastic deserts too. A great night out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

We pre-booked our table and we got one of the best one with a breathtaking sea view, facing to the sunset. Professional and friendly staff with wine knowledge. You get each dish with different sort of rice, what is very imaginative, and gives some extra texture and taste. Its easy to make bad risotto however, they are succeeding, and it... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The service is excellent and the setting perfect overlooking the sea at the top of the old town in Funchal. The dishes are all rice based and are delicious. The puddings also have an element of rice in them and are very inventive. If you want a meal with a difference this is the place

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The restaurant has lovely sea views and the food is excellent. The rice dishes are outstanding especially the one with chorizo and red beans. They also do a surprisingly tasty curry dish. The staff are friendly and service is very good. We ate there several times during our holiday.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This restaurant is overrated and overpriced.Had a lunch time snack so didn't taste the rice meals,maybe I should have.Service was poor staff didn't seem to be interested in serving.The only good point is the view.

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Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
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9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Just had the most beautiful meal so far on this holiday. Started with the best madeira wine I have been offered so far , as most of it has been cheap and intoxicating. The food is exquisite. All based around different types of rice incorporated into each course, which is great for my kind of diet. Beautiful setting and great... More

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Funchal, Portugal
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Yet another excellent meal here. The original concept was and still is innovative, and it works wonderfully well. The dishes are delicious and beautifully presented and the menu selection us wide ranging - really something for everyone. Naturally rice features heavily throughout but don't be afraid, sometimes you don't even notice you are eating one of a huge variety of... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

On arriving we were greeted and taken to the outside terrace with the most stunning view of the ocean. The staff were very friendly and attentive and the whole restaurant had a wonderful relaxed atmosphere. The food was simply beautiful and the house wine was an excellent choice. You must visit this gem of a restaurant if you go to... More

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Fantastic location on the edge of cliff overlooking the sea. We were fortunate enough to have an outside table on a lovely warm afternoon. We only stopped for drinks, so cannot confirm how good the food was, but the menu loooked very interesting. Staff were very good and accomadating and did not mind us only having a couple bottles of... More

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