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O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket

Rua do Gorgulho, 3 | Centro Comercial Eden Mar Lj, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
291764051
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Ranked #24 of 411 restaurants in Funchal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: International
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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90% Recommend
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Northamptonshire
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

Best restaurant on the island. Fact. I have been to this restaurant for many years an it never falters, the owner and staff are wonderful and the restaurant itself is fantastic. The food is amazing, all fresh with fantastic flavour with amazing value for money. You must go here and something I must stress! Eat the chocolate cake for dessert... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is above a supermarket ( but don't be put off!) and has nice views out towards the sea. It's spotlessly clean and the staff are all really friendly (and spoke French, English and I'm sure some others too). Food was delicious- we had steak on a stone (you slice and cook it on a hot stone slab). Delicious!... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Having just returned from two weeks in Madeira and many visits to O Chefs steakhouse, have to say we have never been disappointed with our meals. Steaks great so is fish and so much to choose from. Sometimes have to wait a while for food but the wine and ambience make up for this. Will see you again in September... More

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middlesbrough
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Went back again this year and it hasn't changed thank fully the steaks are the best on the island being going to island 7 years now so had afew here .when leaving on last night asked to book table for 30th june 2015 and they yes we will put in the book will definitely be back next year

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Cannot fault the O Chefe restaurant in anyway.Food of a very high standard & presented beautifully. Staff are very curtious & Helio(Tonys son) is an excellent host. Will be back late Sept.

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Thames Ditton
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Eat outside here for the first time & both chose the steak with mine on the hot stone - we both agreed that it was one of the best steaks we both had enjoyed for a very long time - just excellent at great value . We can do no more than say..go there and try it....some would say that... More

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Merthyr Tydfil County, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Went to this restaurant yesterday had a filet steak on the stone Whitch in my opinion was up there with the best steaks I have eaten and believe me I have eaten a few in my life. Highly recommend this place,staff also very polite and helpfull

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Telford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We visited this restaurant again this year & was served another excellent meal. Only criticism......wished the waiters could have given service with a smile!

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Crawley
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Came here as a group of 4 for my husband's 70th birthday. On arrival there was a bottle of sparkling wine and canapes on the table compliments of the house. We had a wonderful sea view table and Tony (the owner) and his team certainly looked after us that night. I have eaten here previously but return because of the... More

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Driffield
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This restaurant close to the Eden Mar Hotel was new to us and we went after reading many of the reports on this site and after two visits we probably still can’t make up our minds about it. However I think we’re being honest in saying that we were slightly disappointed. On both occasions the main restaurant was full both... More

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