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La Paloma

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Avenida da Republica | Fortaleza de São Tiago da Barra, Macau Macau, China
853-28378111
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Great Spanish a Lunch!

We were very pleased with our lunch! The Portuguese roasted vegetables are to die for!! From starter to dessert, we think La Paloma does a great job!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 18, 2015
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We were very pleased with our lunch! The Portuguese roasted vegetables are to die for!! From starter to dessert, we think La Paloma does a great job!

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Macau, China
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We were there last week for dinner. Atmosphere is really nice and you can experience the old days where Macau is a small quiet place with no casino and crowd travellers around. Junior staff might need further training on how to greet and serve guests. Manager is nice and friendly. The menu has great variety of food, both Spanish and... More 

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Ithaca NY
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I last ate here and stayed at the attached hotel over 15 years ago. While it has been renovated, things have not changed much, which is good. Earlier this month, I came for lunch and was not disappointed by the service quality of food, view, and the familiar 200+ year old trees in the open areas. The manager chatted with... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

La Paloma is one of good restaurant in Macao with me. They are good about every thing such as service, food and price

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Hong Kong, China
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61 reviews 61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Nice cosy place for dinner in Macau. Orders of food and fine had been repeated until the waitress could understand what we read from the menu. Food is in average. Spinach salad with dry beacon is very good. Barbecue pork is delicious but the duck & beef are a bit too dry. OK if you like restaurant with cosy atmosphere.

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runningwiththepugs
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Perhaps I went on an "off" night? I visited La Paloma on a Wednesday night and was very disappointed. PROS: -lovely atmosphere a terrace that would be a dream for weddings. The food, however, would be a wedding's worst nightmare. -attentive service CONS: -horrible food -suckling pig was dry and brittle -the rest of the meal was overly salty, lacking... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

The previous reviews pretty well sum up dining at La Paloma. What we loved was the quality of the food which was Spanish rather than Portuguese in origin. The service was excellent and discreet and the atmosphere cool and elegant, as you would expect in a Relais en Chateu premises. I was a little disappointed by the wine list which... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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81 reviews 81 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

great sitting on the terrace in the summer/fall. Reminds you of dining in Europe. The suckling pig was amazing as was our gazpacho, but the paella was so-so and slightly undercooked.

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columbia SC
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

After a hot, humid, crowded Saturday afternoon in November (!) of sightseeing in tropical Macau, my husband and I wound up around the corner from the A-Ma-temple, on a waterfront street below a hotel with a terrace. We asked outside about getting a beer and were invited up the stairs and into a lovely hotel. Because we weren't dressed for... More 

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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

La Paloma restaurant is within the Pousada (hotel) that has been made in the old Sao Tiago Fort. The restaurant is in rooms on the battlements, and has a open air terrace on the battlements. It is accessed by the original fort tunnel entry, which is incredibly picturesque. The fort was built in 1629. The Chef, Hector, prepares traditional Spanish... More 

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Address: Avenida da Republica | Fortaleza de São Tiago da Barra, Macau Macau, China
Phone Number: 853-28378111
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Macau Region  >  Macau
Average Prices: USD 156
Cuisine: Spanish

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  • Address: Avenida da Republica | Fortaleza de São Tiago da Barra, Macau Macau, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Macau Region  >  Macau
  • Phone Number: 853-28378111

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 156
  • Cuisine: Spanish

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