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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 #36 of 413 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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Hopton on Sea, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Love this place and now with the sea basket attached it gives me as a non meat eater with a carnivore boyfriend a little more choice! I had snapper in prawn sauce and said boyfriend had his favourite steak on a stone , he did however say the mushroom sauce wasn't as superb as before, has the recipe been changed... More

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Harrogate
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45 reviews 45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Despite wanting to try different restaurants each night on a ten day visit to Funchal we ate here twice because it was so good. We had an outside table and there was a warm welcome from the owner. I had the most wonderfully tasty chicken livers to start then we both had fillet steaks for the mains. They were simply... More

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Forfar, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Ate here tonight. Excellent ambiance with in & out tables. Service was outstanding and I feel that many of the other diners were regulars when visiting the island. My steak on stone was excellent as was husbands ribs. Amusing Starter - Madeiran sausage grandad style - involved BBQ of sausage in pig shaped mini BBQ at table. Good value for... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

Ate here for the first time last week-have passed it many times on previous years-now kicking myself for missing out on previous pleasures-the food,service & ambience were exceptional.My wife & I had the crepes to finish our meals & they were absolutely delicious. I ' d recommend this restaurant to anyone.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

After meeting the owner in the supermarket under the restaurant who handed me his card, truly nice guy, we decided to try it out one night when it was raining so we wouldn't get soaked walking from Eden Mar. This is the only restaurant we ate in that I wish we hadn't bothered with. We ordered starters and a main... More

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Milton Keynes
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This is a lovely restaurant under the Eden Mar Hotel. We ate here four times. The portions are sensible (they can be too large in other places). The steaks are particularly good. We have over fifty restaurants within a 30 minute walk of our house and we've struggled for a year to get a good one. They are usually poorly... More

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O Chefe R, Gerente at O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your review. Our guests feedback is trully importante to us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to our restaurant on your next visit to Madeira. Best regards Tony More

Hove, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Having raved about this place last year we booked it for our first night this year. I must point out that one of the chefs was off work, we were not advised this prior to being seated but became evident after we waited some 50 minutes for our starter. After a further wait of some 30 minutes for our main... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This has grown into quite a large restaurant. Nicely done out. Very friendly service and good food with plenty of choice. Only complaint was that it is busy and service seems very slow.

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O Chefe R, Gerente at O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your review. Our guests feedback is trully importante to us. Regarding the service, at times when we have many tables coming in at the same time and specially in summer service can get a little slow however we are trying to improve on that matter and are sure we are close to finding a... More

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Had dinner here 3 times in last couple of weeks. We have been eating here on many occasions over previous years and it never fails to disappoint. Excellent steaks perfectly cooked and with good fresh salad and chips. The scabbard fish was also cooked to perfection and of excellent quality. The soup and limpet starters were both excellent and reasonably... More

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O Chefe R, Gerente at O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your review. Our guests feedback is trully importante to us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to our restaurant on your next visit to Madeira. Best regards Tony More

Cheshire
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

After reading previous reviews we were looking forward to our meal at O Chefe two had steak on the bone which they said was good but they had eaten better, two had pork which was tough and luckily had ordered a mushroom sauce which helped the dryness of the meal, one had Espada which looked and tasted lovely, all the... More

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O Chefe R, Gerente at O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your review. Our guests feedback is trully importante to us. We are trully dissapointed to hear your dining experience with us was not a pleasant one. we have taken your feedback in and we are sure this will not happen again. We look forward to welcoming you back to our restaurant on your next... More

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Additional Information about O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket

Address: Rua do Gorgulho, 3 | Centro Comercial Eden Mar Lj, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Phone Number: 291764051
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
Cuisine: International

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