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Estrela do Mar

Largo Corpo Santo 7, Funchal, Madeira 9060-075, Portugal
+351 291 228 255
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (40 reviews)
“skewers” (35 reviews)
“calamari” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Largo Corpo Santo 7, Funchal, Madeira 9060-075, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently had 2wks in Funchal and our 6th visit. We love the atmosphere at Estrela do Mar we go quite a few times during our stay. We stayed in the nearby Porto Bay Santa Maria hotel right on the doorstep of the old town....More

Thank Daphne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch and had nice a bottle of Rose, and ate sea bass and espatada. Both meals OK but not exceptional! Typical touristy fare - pleasant but not remarkable.

Thank Anybodya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have dined here many times and on this trip we were there three times - this is family owned restaurant supervised by John the maitre d' who has had extensive international experience particularly in Jersey - his professionalism is valued by all diners -...More

Thank Legaleagle74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we were five of us. The girls ordered two soups, awful from their perspective. The seafood soup had a sandy taste. No good taste. I was the only vegan in the group and I had nothing to order even if the guy that put...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The man that stood outside (Fernarndo I think?) did a good job of getting us to sit down, he was very charming and funny, couldn't help but want to eat here! It was my favourite meal out of the weekend, my friend and I both...More

Thank angiejonez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here twice now and both times have been excellent. This is now our favourite restaurant in Madeira. The food is excellent and the staff are friendly and very welcoming. There's a very nice atmosphere about the place too. Prices are fair. We will...More

Thank DFCSpike
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening meal, we had been out all day on a boat trip and just wanted a good place to eat but not to upmarket. My fiancee had lamb cutlets with mint sauce and I had the steak with cheese and bacon topping, both were...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly family restaurant with affordable prices. You have to trie limpets for a starter. Fish skewers are the best! 5 types of fish, nicely seasoned. Heaven! Last year tried. Prawn and squid skewer worth trying as well. We been there probably 10 times, in...More

Thank Ieva A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Made so welcome on our return there. Freshly prepared curry divine. All their food is excellent. Go eat there. See Fernando at the door for a great greeting.

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visit here and won't be our last. We stopped off for Sunday lunch and were well looked after by the friendly and courteous staff. My wife had sardines and I had espada, fast becoming a favourite of mine. Extensive menu, food well cooked and...More

Thank Clifftech
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
We will be in funchal for Christmas, has anyone eaten here then and if so what are the prices like
September 10, 2016|
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Response from MissKD-oOx | Reviewed this property |
Prices for Estrela do Mar stay the same during Christmas, as so do other restaurants... You just need to know where to go. I am from Madeira but live in London so know a good few places... If you would like some nice places... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Corpo Santo 7, Funchal, Madeira 9060-075, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 228 255
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