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Zarcos

136A Conde Carvalhal, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
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Ranked #38 of 417 Restaurants in Funchal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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91% Recommend
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

In my opinion this is the best restaurant in Funchal!! The mixed kebab is quality. You get big portions and it does not break the bank! If you come to Funchal you will have to come to This place!! It also has a outstanding view over the city

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Z'arcos was recommended to us by locals. It was a good recommendation. The waiters and waitress were very polite and we were helped with our menu choices. The food was very good - so good we had a second visit! Prices were reasonable.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by the staff at Palheiro Village and I am very glad they did. The location is stunning, with uninterrupted views of the sea and Funchal town and harbour. The staff are friendly and efficient and the food is excellent. They also provide a take-away service, which I used on a couple of occasions. Give it a... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Well what can we say every time we go here the food is brill , always consistently excellent the staff are extremely friendly and always make you welcome. Great value for money can't fault anything on menu and that's after at least 30 visits. All I can say is can't wait to go back.

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Ufford, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The view here is brilliant but from our experience the food and service were less so. Three of us has a local meat skewer speciality which was nice, but not the most tender and slightly overpowered by garlic seasoning. The same dish elsewhere was better. The restaurants special chicken pot was however very nice. The service started well but dropped... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

My wife l drove out of funchal looking Somewhere a little different Zarcos has a magnificent view from the terrace out over Funchal and the bay The food was excellent I had sirloin with black beans rice & pineapple my wife had the pork skewer Both excellent Worth a visit Value

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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Great restaurant on the mountain with amazing and breathtaking view and definately one of the best meal I have ever eaten - Espada da Banana! This fish with banana, sauce and vegetables was just amazing. Just go there and check. You won't regret!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The last meal out on or holiday this year and what a great place to pick. The view is great, staff were friendly and food lovely. We enjoyed some lovely mojitios to start which rate as the best I have ever tasted

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Amazing food amazing service amazing view amazing service, must be one of the best on the island. We go here every year a couple of times a week highly recommended have tried most things on menu and it is all fantastic.

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We visited this restaurant as it was close to where we were staying and convenient for our first dinner out in Madeira. We were met by the above-mentioned Margarita, who served us for the evening. She was really helpful and never stopped smiling all evening! We were recommended a wine, that was a great selection. I had the beef fillet... More

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