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All 39 Canico Restaurants

Central Restaurant

10 Rua Joao Paulo II | (town centre), Canico, Madeira, Portugal
291934344
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Ranked #1 of 39 Restaurants in Canico
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Brazilian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Yes! Yes! Yes! This place is amazing! We were recommended by our hotel receptionist. On our initial visit having never eaten roding before I thought we'd been hit with a tourist trap as food just kept coming and not just the amazing variety of meats but various delicious side orders we hadn't asked for.. To my delight we were only... More 

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Grafenwohr, Germany
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Excellent food and service ; staff was personable and added to the dining experience. Had dinner twice during our 6 day stay. Excellent beef, loved the grilled pineapple. Actually loved all the food we tried!

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Luton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Very good restaurant. Excellant service. Ill be back soon !! Keep up the good work. Dont lose the excellan qualities you have !!

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Deservedly a top-rated experience in Canico and Madeira. Friendly service and good value are to be underlined. The meat courses for which this place is celebrated are on a grand scale and the quality and quantity are fabulous.

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Funchal
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53 reviews 53 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Great offer with the Rodizio, very good price/quality relation. Good service and very good food if youre a meat lover...

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Paris, France
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Lunch on November 14, 2014 Seems to be a top restaurant in Caniço, so I had to test it at least and at last on my last day on Madeira. In this beautiful day, I hesitated to enter this restaurant which seemed to be a bit dark under the summer sun of November (yes, indeed!) and I did not regret... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

After a long day trekking between Pico do Arieiro and Pico Ruivo we knew we deserved a special meal, like a rodizio. Lots of meat! We checked on the TripAdvisor app and we found this restaurant in Caniço. Well, it was the best rodízio I've ever had. Friendly, helpful staff. Great variety of meat cuts and meat types. A lot... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We recently enjoyed a great meal here with friends and we are very happy to recommend this Restaurant for its excellent food and authentic atmosphere - there is real charm here, with very friendly service and of course wonderful food. We all went for the Beef , which was beautiflly served in an authentic style, and with a sense of... More 

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Hopton on Sea, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Was recommended this place by the man who we hired a car from in funchal, would never have tried it otherwise. We went on a Monday and it was reasonably quiet just a few tables full of locals. Madeira bread and madiera shots were produced prior to order. I had the scabbard and banana it was huge, my partner had... More 

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Dorking
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My wife and I went to this restaurant on our second night at this resort. Both the food and service was excellent, although we didn`t really need a starter as we both had difficulty in finishing our main course. We resolved to go again and we visited it on three more occasions. On each the food and service were excellent.... More 

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Address: 10 Rua Joao Paulo II | (town centre), Canico, Madeira, Portugal
Phone Number: 291934344
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Canico
Cuisine: Brazilian

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