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O Solar da Santola

Marina, Funchal, Madeira 9000-055, Portugal
+351 291 227 291
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
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Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Marina, Funchal, Madeira 9000-055, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited here after speaking to a rep outside on the street. She was very pleasant and not pushy at all. Once seated right by the harbour, the waiter offered us drinks and showed us the menus. He arrived back at the table with the chefs...More

Thank Jryan28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pluses: - food, very delicious and fresh- i ate beef on stone- very good! - people who serve food very kind and friendly; - location in harbour bay, nice, very nice; - they gave us alcohol shots on the house, traditional drinks. Minuses: - they...More

Thank Vlad B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Persuaded by lady saleswoman on road to visit this restaurant. Lovely table overlooking the marina. If we had known we would have to wait 90 minutes for main course wouldn't have bothered. Worst meal we had in Funchal. Food at best could only be described...More

Thank Leven65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were dragged by the chief(as she call herself), promising us a nice view on the sea, it was in fact a view on the marina. Sometimes, the chief comes in the restaurant and forced customers to move to others table to get a "better"...More

1  Thank William D
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Having been away a while, it was good to see old faces, even better when we were recognized, the restaurant has been extended with steps from the main promenade that took us straight into the heart of the interior dining area. With an extension in...More

Thank AlbyB-12
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Walking past Good sales lady But that's the best part Waiter forget what we order steak arrived swimming in a pepper sauce The veg arrived 10 min later with a mushroom sauce veg not fresh peas peppers and courgette very mushy Then sauté potato arrived...More

Thank Casmike
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Here is a great place to eat, the food is good and the staff very friendly and excellent service. The restaurant has a decking which sits looking over the marina, which creates a good atmosphere.

Thank mrbus
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

We ate here last Saturday for the incredible views of the harbour and fireworks, and it was a nice evening in that sense. However the food was below par compared to our other experiences on the island, the service was just ok. It wasn't great...More

Thank Kyle B
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner dined here on our 4th night of our holiday after eating at some fabulous restaurant beforehand. We were met on the street by one member of staff that hurried us into the restaurant promising us a free drink with our meal...More

Thank ElisaRainford
Reviewed June 4, 2017

The best place for a cold beer, on decking over the sea. I wouldn't eat there thoiugh. My cheese toastie and chips were both cold. One of the waitresses is like rottweiler, trying to drag people in!

1  Thank Dave E
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina, Funchal, Madeira 9000-055, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 227 291
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