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Restaurante O Calhetas

Ponta da Calheta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
+351 291 985 322
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Reservations

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We have eaten a few times at the Calhetas Restaurant , good food, seafood, and lightbites Espada e prego very good. The staff very accommodating. Well worth a visit or two.

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Walked along the beach from the pestana hotel and enjoyed a couple of drinks here. The views are fabulous and the staff very good. Didn't have anything to eat but what we saw of the food it looked good.

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London
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This restaurant is in the west south corner of the island. It's a great place to have a meal and the food is very good. I would prefer to go with the most traditional food in this restaurant that is the Picado.

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Marseille, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

It was a simple restaurant; beautiful view, cheap, excellent value, food quality perfect! We loved it!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

we were in Porto Santo last week and were recommended this place. It is sincerely superb! They fetched us at the hotel (they were really on time !!) and brought us back after dinner. The place is ideally located at the very end of the island, where you can see how the sea plays with the shore and rocs. Sooo... More 

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Northampton
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We had dinner here this week and were really pleasantly surprised with the quality of the fish. I had the king prawns and they were really delicious! The views aren't bad either! Best meal I've had on the island during this stay and I would strongly recommend it's worth a visit - especially if you like fish.

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Cheshire, UK
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Walked for an hour along the beach to find this restaurant! Lovely selection of sea food & fish. Very large portions we could have shared & still had enough to eat! Only down side was slow service, we waited 20 mins to get a drink.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Staying on half board terms at the Quinta Do Sarrado, we forwent our evening meal there and joined some new found holiday friends (one of whom was celebrating a wedding anniversary) after hearing good reports about the Restaurante O Calhetas. We were seated indoors, owing to the coolness of the evening, with menus promptly offered and our meal orders taken.... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Walked here and had a drink one day went back the next day for lunch with family of 5 adults. The service was good, we had a wide variety of different starters and main dishes. The standard was very good, fresh fish excellent, lots of king prawns as one of the starters. The portions are large and taste lovely. You... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Ordered a tuna sandwich.....it came with a fresh tuna steak in locally made bread ......soooo tasty and very reasonable priced!! 3 euros.

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Additional Information about Restaurante O Calhetas

Address: Ponta da Calheta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 291 985 322
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Porto Santo Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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