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Restaurante Serra e Mar

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Rua Baixo de Igreja, Santana, Madeira, Portugal
+351 291 573 895
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Torfaen, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We come here for dinner, thankfully it was quite quiet. We'd looked at the specials board outside before going inside my boyfriend really wanted to chicken!. Once we got inside the owner greeted us he was very friendly. We when to order and unfortunately to special outside had sold out! (we feel like they should have been wiped off the... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The friend of us who visites Madeira few months ago recommended us visiting the restaurant. We had a nice trip CALDEIRAO VERDE A INFERNO so we decided to stay for dinner. We did not expect much. The place itself is ordinary and really local, but it is cosy and the personal is nice. The menu is quite short, but there... More 

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Jérome N, Gerente at Restaurante Serra e Mar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment, we hope you like it come again:) More 

Staines, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We chose this restaurant based on the glowing trip advisor reviews. It is the first major let down deciding based on trip advisor. It looked promising at first as the place was heaving with people and the food on their plates looked nice. The young lady who first assisted us was friendly and made us feel welcome, until an older... More 

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Jérome N, Gerente at Restaurante Serra e Mar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for having commented, sorry if you don't like our food, our vegetables are fresh and purchased locally ... We also ask apologize for the old lady, she doesn't speak English ... about the places we have very little space ... thank you so much for stopping by:) hopefully by you again and that is to your... More 

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During our holiday we visited Serra e Mar for a lunch few times and everything was OK. Portions here are big, cheap and delicous! I can recommend this place in 100%

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Thank Anna K
Jérome N, Gerente at Restaurante Serra e Mar, responded to this review

Thanks you for the visit :) More 

Utrecht
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305 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant in town? Actually it is more of a small cafe but serves great home cooked meals in large portions at very decent prices. Can't beat this quality at these prices. Friendly owners. We enjoyed our dinner and wholeheartedly recommend this place.

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Jérome N, Gerente at Restaurante Serra e Mar, responded to this review

Thanks for the visit :) More 

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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 26, 2017

We came here by accident, but left delighted. Portions were really big, food was delicious we were truly satisfied. Prices reasonable. Owner was very friendly, he even gave us two pieces of anona :) It was a nice experience with all the friendly people in Santana.

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Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Everything was fine, very familiar feeling. I can offer everybody who like the lazy feeling. Let's try it!

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Portugal
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Basic Traditionally Portuguese No fuss Cheap Perfect Just don't go there if you are began/vegetarian You also we ll need to speak a bit of Portuguese as the owners don't really speak English

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United Kingdom
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Came here with fiancée and extended family members. There was no seating outside so we sat inside. Place is clean and its outdated decor is part of its charm and appeal. This is exactly what we were looking for! :) The old, graceful couple that run this place are lovely! They speak limited English, but the menu has German, English... More 

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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

We werent sure whether we were going to stay here for a lunch. We decided to stay and the only thing we regret is that we didn't order and eat more.... Everything what we ate was very tasty and home made. Owners are very friendly. Local people come over and discuss. Everything helps you to feel local atmosphere :) We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Baixo de Igreja, Santana, Madeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Santana
  • Phone Number: +351 291 573 895

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?