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Restaurante O Farolim


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent cooking and good service. Food was simply prepared but of a high standard. Much better quality wine than usual for a roadside restaurant. Came as part of a tour group so I didn’t expected much but was most pleasantly surprised.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Rhubarb48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An unexpected find by our friends who live not far away. A short drive past the motorway under construction to this very modern and spacious restaurant with a magnificent view across the Southern ocean. Excellent food provided by very friendly and helpful staff. Not long...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Alan E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, nice friendly staff. Everything you want 😄Always open 9am to 9 pm. Local produce, very fresh. Good wine selection and bar. Easy access with a beautiful view for a sundowner. Or just an expresso.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TrailBlazer27700
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Very easy to find the new restaurant location on the main road, on the left as you go into Ponta Do Pargo. Clean, modern building. Set high, with a terrace and good views. Great at sunset! This is only the second day here, so the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
3  Thank LindaH72
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

Very authentic and small restaurant. The staff speak good English and is very welcoming. We were happy to find a place that had dishes for omnivores and vegans. The taste and size of the portions were very reasonable. Digestive recommendations were good too :)

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Saana P
Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

We just had a lovely lunch here. Friendly and accommodating lady (who served us) took great pride in telling us about the homemade puddings. Lots of choice and speedy service. Seafood pasta was delicious with generous pieces of octopus and prawns and with greenlip muscles...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lizzie H
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

The staff speak English and are very friendly. Prices are affordable and the restaurant is clean and tidy. A lot on offer but I always get a steak when I come. I would highly recommend to anyone and everyone!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SarahIna95
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Been here today for a meal , absolutely loved it, cannot fault anything , staff are amazing and friendly . The food is so tasty and well prepared . Very good prices . 100% will be back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Petraraquel
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Excellent food locally sourced.. recommended and not disappointed .. complimented by Portuguese wine .. what a find!! To return 🎉😄

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank merrytraves
Reviewed December 18, 2018

With lunch included as part of a cheap deal to tour the western side of Madeira, we did not have a high expectation. However we were very surprised! Not only was the food here copious and very good but also there was water, soft drinks,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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