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Marina, Funchal, Madeira 9000-055, Portugal
291 227291
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

While you are visiting Madeira you must go to Funchal yachting harbour and eat at this wonderful resturant . The location is fantastic as is the food & the friendly welcome of the staff especially the lovely dominiqica ( hope this is the correct spelling ) for starters we chose the shrimp cocktail , the shrimps were the size of... More 

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Thank Julie S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We recently visited funchal and came across this restaurant along the marina. Dominiqua was lovely and not pushy in getting us into the restaurant and was incredibly polite and lovely. When we went back she got us a table right on the waterfront with fantastic views across the marina. The waiters were great in particular fabio who was great and... More 

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Thank James B
Kopavogur, Iceland
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice place at marine, good surroundings. Visited several times for launch, always having seafood which was good all the times. Service good as well. Dominic is not good fisherwoman except for fishing customers, takes also good car of them.

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Thank OrnEbbi
Rheinbach, Germany
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many promises while ordering a meal. However... Vegetables turn out to be a tiny salad with 1 piece of tomato and 1 piece of cucumber. Worthless! Complaints lead to... Nothing. Over priced, not worth half of the amount. Eat somewhere else.

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Thank Hans-Stefan S
Selby, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After being badgered by the street side "greeter"and liking the look of the marina side tables we decided to dine here. Little to differentiate the place from so many others. Pork was tasty but poorly prepared with numerous tough areas left in the meat. Nothing terrible but there are far better places to eat in Funchal.

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Thank Selebian2014
Northampton, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant right by the marina. We had red mullet which was wonderful. Nice location to spend an evening.

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Thank mariabarnes
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really push guys on the marina trying to get you to visit the place, promises of 10% off and free cocktails, poor food. Much better places in the area with better food, better value/price and environment. Don't waste your time and money here.

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Thank Tom C
Belfast, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little restaurant by the marina ... friendly staff, and the fish is to die for. We had the fish skewers which are amazing. The lovely lady on the street said we'd get 10% off ... which didn't happen.... but it didn't stop us going back a second time. We love to try somewhere different each night, but this was... More 

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Thank Linbeat
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really good pace to eat by the marina, friendly staff and really good food. Don't be put off by the person touting for business

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Thank Paul M
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did a catamaran trip and ended up in the harbour absolutely starving. This restaurant was along the harbour and looked out on the boats, the food looked good so we stopped for lunch. We had the beef skewers and the seafood platter. Both of these were OK, but only really ok. I think because we'd been to some top... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina, Funchal, Madeira 9000-055, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: 291 227291

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