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Casa Italia

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Rua do Gorgulho, Funchal, Madeira 9004, Portugal
00 351 291 776 510
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Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A GREAT FIND

Located on a street with several restaurants, CASA ITALIA doesn't disappoint and serves an excellent range of dishes at very reasonable prices. What better than to sit out on the small terrace and enjoy great food and drink at great prices. The spaghetti carbonara was like no other I've ever had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 14, 2015
Walnut-Whips
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

We paid four visits in a week to Casa Italia. Large/generous pizzas, lovely pastas. Great service and inexpensive. Thanks Casa Italia!

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Weybridge, Surrey
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44 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We were complaining to a friend who lives on the island that you cannot get a decent pizza on the island. Her reply was you haven’t tried Casa Italia. And we certainly were not disappointed. A phenomenal selection of good quality Pizza and pasta dishes. What we particularly liked is that they do half pizzas with salad as the size... More 

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Eastleigh, United Kingdom
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34 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Went with friends for a week to Maderia spent three wonderful nights in this restaurant, first night Ala Carte - wonderfully cooked and lots of food for your money, second night the Pizza took over the very large plate again lots of food freshly cooked. third night we had the beef medallions freshly cooked and so tastful. the staff looked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Wow....5.50€ for half a large pizza ( pizza of the day) plus large mixed salad...... Or large pizza ( pizza of the day ...... Excellent thin crust, very tasty just like a proper Italian pizza .......we had a party of 4 total bill came to 28€ including a beer each...... VFM ... Just the thing on a warm spring lunchtime.......

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AllenGAllenG
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I think that I must have hit this restaurant on a bad day or just been unlucky as my pizza was wet on top and burnt underneath, as was the one served to an adjoining table. It was the worst pizza that I have ever had and to make matters worse the service was totally indifferent. This older waiter gave... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Located on a street with several restaurants, CASA ITALIA doesn't disappoint and serves an excellent range of dishes at very reasonable prices. What better than to sit out on the small terrace and enjoy great food and drink at great prices. The spaghetti carbonara was like no other I've ever had - thick and very, very creamy, ....so don't order... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Found this on our first trip to Madeira, it's so good we went back several times. Very friendly efficient service, really excellent food in vast portions. Didn't try the pizzas although they looked great, we went for pastas and risottos. Pork medallions on tagliatelle, and shrimp risotto, both particularly good. House wine very quaffable, plus Coral lager on draught. Just... More 

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Burton Joyce, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

How do you rate restaurants on Tripadvisor? This is not fine dining but it is very flavoursome Italian food well presented by courteous and engaging staff. Everything is cooked to order and the portions are huge. Our grandson's pizza had rabbit shaped "ears" which really amused him. Nice touch. Go to the one near the Eden Mar NOT the one... More 

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Thames Ditton
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We always eat here every holiday & we have never been disappointed...love the pasta dishes & always good specials....great value, good food & local wines & always friendly service from the same guys who have been there a long time.....well worth a visit & you will find you keep going back.

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The Casa Italia is an ideal place to eat when you have had enough of fancy restaurants and hotel food. The food is always piping hot, service is typical no nonsense Italian, portions are fantastic. Salad starters are a must and the pastas are superb. Excellent value for money. Good sign...no waiters continually asking if everything is alright with the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua do Gorgulho, Funchal, Madeira 9004, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: 00 351 291 776 510

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget

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