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Riso Risottoria del Mundo

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Rua Santa Maria 274, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
+351 291 280 360
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Abbess Roding, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We so enjoyed dining here with the great views out to sea that we returned a couple of days later - some unusual mixes but all very tasty! Would recommend a visit.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Riso on the final day of my holiday in Madeira. The menu isn't huge but I could have easily ordered most of the meals on there - they all sounded so good! In the end, my mum and I both ordered a lime risotto topped with the local fish and fried banana and it was absolutely delicious. The meals... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Funchal for a week and like this restaurant so much we came twice. The food was excellent (I can particularly recommend the prawns with mango mayo and the curry, and my wife enjoyed the chocolate chicken!). The views out onto the harbour are fantastic and a big part of the restaurant's appeal, but if you want a... More 

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Thank Edward C
Oxted, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been to RISO previously mostly at lunchtime for its great views/location and simple but good value menu. On this occasion we went in the evening when RISO transforms into an upmarket venue, suspended over the sea with great views, atmosphere, and unique food. (a la carte only in the evening). We both had a gratinated goats cheese and broccoli puree,... More 

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Thank Carol M
Uppsala County, Sweden
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good food and service, highly recommended. Spectacular to sit on the outside part practically over the Atlantic Sea.

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Thank LasseW1950
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...I am not used that the amuses that are provided by the restaurant are put on the bill. Especially if you are provided by 2 amuses (bread with butter and breadsticks with oil and chicken paste) that both are put on the bill seperatly. Also, we declined the chicken paste as we we are vegatarian. It was left at the... More 

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Bath
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vusited 4 years ago and didn't enjoy, decided to revisit because of the adverts and features in Madeira magazines. Visited at lunch time, was served a €5.60 goats cheese with onion and tomoto sandwich - it was very expensive fort the dull and boring, uninventiive and the cheapest rubbish that was served, no onion, sparse tomato on thick ugly bread,... More 

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Thank JennybabeBath
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very bad experience. We had a lunch there - hamburger from very old meat and tuna salat - too much cooked. And both of us had a nausea. Be carefull!

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London
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic views are worth the walk to Riso....but the food was disappointing. Duck carpaccio salad was all leaves, very little duck! Duck leg was bland and not a confit, placed on a bed of dull tasteless rice and greens. My wife's risotto was much better. Overall service was slow and the whole experience did not match expectations, so caution at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To start you walk in to a nice restaurant then you step down onto a balcony overlooking the water. Staff were friendly and attentive. The food was great we had 3 courses each and none dissapointed. Food was fresh and tasty. a small menu but a good variety of dishes. Recommend the steak with the mushroom risotto.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Santa Maria 274, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 280 360

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