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Gaviao Novo

Rua Santa Maria, 131, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
+351 291 229 238
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fresh fish” (51 reviews)
“seafood” (35 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Rua Santa Maria, 131, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
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Reviewed July 29, 2016

Had lunch at this restaurant we went as my husband had read about it somewhere. It was the 1st time I had tried scabbard fish and I really enjoyed it. The staff were really friendly and helpful. The prices were similar to other restaurants around...More

Thank lyndab621
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for your review, is important to measure the quality of our service to our customers. We were very pleased for having a great experience with our seafood and staff, hope you can come back again in the future.

Reviewed July 24, 2016

We found this restaurant by chance. We were attracted by the simple notice board. We had the tomato and onion soup. Which was lovely. The staff were helpful and friendly.

Thank Foodlover P
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for taking a few minutes to write a review, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed your evening. We hope for your visit next time.

Reviewed July 23, 2016

The restaurant is down a side street with lots of others so its hard to know where to choose. We ate here twice in 1 week. The fillet steak was lovely and good price at 15 euros. I would recommend this restaurant. I think it's...More

Thank MovieGirlManchester
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for taking a few minutes to write a review, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed a real tasty steak. We hope for your visit next time to try some other local specialities.

Reviewed July 21, 2016

We tried to eat here two days ago but instead we tried the sister restaurant Taberna Ruel. However we arrived a little earlier (8pm) and got a nice table for two amongst the action. The food was delicious as expected we had a carafe of...More

Thank lampug
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2016

Dear Customer, We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience, we look forward to see you again soon, in any of the Restaurants of your preference. Thank you.

Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately for my holiday in Madeira I had the dinner with my girlfriend at Gaviao Novo. We ordered two starters, octopus and limpets, and they arrived in about 20 minutes. They weren't served with lemon and we had to ask for lemon a couple of...More

Thank Daniel R
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2016

Dear Customer, We appreciate for taking a few moments to write a review about your dinner experience, is very important to help us improve our service and do better in the future to always be at the high expectations of our customers. I wish to...More

Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

It was that good we went back a second time. The selection of fresh seafood is amazing and the staff are out of this world. Great banter regarding euro cup on final day. The staff were kid friendly and anastisha kept making our 6 month...More

Thank craig c
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for your kind words, is very important to have independent reviews from our customers, it help us to find were we can do better and satisfy our customers expectations. We hope for your visit next time.

Reviewed July 15, 2016

We often visit this restaurant and are never disappointed. The service is very good and friendly and informative. They explain about the fish and the meat is also high quality. We chose to visit on the night of the Euro Cup final and it was...More

Thank Merle L
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for taking a moment to write a review, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed a real tasty dish, is very important to receive credits for our daily hard work on offering fresh fish from our coast.

Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Have been to a few restaurants and other churrascarias around the city of Funchal . But last night we decided to take a table at Gaviao novo and was extremely pleased with the experience , the food was amazing and the service second to none...More

Thank Rui G
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2016

Thank you for your review, is important to measure the quality of our service to our customers. We were very pleased for having a great experience with us, hope you can come back again in the future.

Reviewed July 5, 2016

Excellent food good value for money.Friendly attentive staff Good atmosphere. Definitely on our return list .

Thank Roger S
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2016

Thank you for taking a few minutes to write a review, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed our company and food. We hope for your visit next time to try some other local specialities.

Reviewed July 3, 2016

We chose this restaurant after we read the reviews on trip adviser, I have to say we were not disappointed. We ordered the fish soup for a starter followed by the mixed platter fish and finished with cheese cake we had a bottle of white...More

Thank Fadhley
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Gaviao Novo, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2016

Dear Customer, Thank you for your time on writing us a review, all staff appreciate your kind words, hope you can visit us soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $65
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Santa Maria, 131, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 229 238
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Description
It is for us a privilege to be part of the good memories of those who visit Gavião Novo. In our restaurant you will find a friendly and committed team that will transform your meal into an experience worth remembering.
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