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The Ritz

Avenida Arriaga 33, Funchal, Madeira 9000-060, Portugal
+351 291 281 405
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“ice cream” (182 reviews)
“fish and chips” (50 reviews)
“gelato” (30 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, Cafe, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Arriaga 33, Funchal, Madeira 9000-060, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to meet friends for drink and meal.staff really friendly and food is of a high quality.ice cream was some of the best I’ve tasted

Thank 972jack
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Service and food excellent concerned about beggars though in main centre area very disturbing and lack of authority to control

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here several times for drinks and lunch, very relaxing and in a great position. Very friendly staff and great service, food was very nice.

Thank Gillian R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sorry that we discovered this place at the end of the holiday. Really lovely food and icecream and very tasteful

Thank cllynfa
Reviewed 1 week ago

WE were seated upstairs and had dinner at 8.30pm.When we finished at 9.45,the waiter told us we could not have desert due to the fact the dinning room upstairs closed at 10pm.She told us to proceed downstairs and get our desert. When we asked for...More

3  Thank Joe D
Reviewed 1 week ago

vey very slow service took ages for anyone to come to you nearly walked out, thought that no one was coming not that many people there only a few staff

2  Thank Tony K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here and enjoyed a leisurely lunch served by a attentive and polite waiter. So we returned for coffee and planned to eat dinner here that evening. Our drinks were brought out by a young waitress - I asked for the wifi password she...More

Thank pauline g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited the Ritz for an evening meal. Sadly we waited 50 minutes for our food without any explanation or apology. When the food arrived it was good but the poor service really let them down.

Thank jillevans5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for coffee and a must really as its lovely to sit and say been to the Ritz even though it's not the real deal

Thank wittywaite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely pavement cafe - nice to stop for a coffee or beer and watch the world go by. Took 45 mins for a toasted sandwich to arrive, too long and not worth the wait. However they may just have been busy. I’d return but probably...More

1  Thank Julia E
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Questions & Answers
June 18, 2018|
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Response from TheRitzM | Property representative |
Dear Sir, thank you for your message. Yes chino's, a pair of shoes and 1 long sleeved shirt is perfect for our dinner dance evening. We like our guests to feel comfortable and enjoy the evening with us. For the New year and... More
June 2, 2018|
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Response from TheRitzM | Property representative |
Dear Guest, We have several set menus. For starter we have a choice of Salad or Soup for Main Course there is a meat or a fish option and dessert is The Ritz Trilogy ( chocolate brownie, strawberry cheesecake and homemade... More
November 20, 2016|
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Response from AHugh | Reviewed this property |
They do a special dinner and dance and party after people have watched the fireworks for new years eve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Arriaga 33, Funchal, Madeira 9000-060, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 281 405
  • E-mail
The Ritz opened in 1905 as a charming cafe for the society and businessmen, who met for afternoon soirees, dancing and high tea. Nowadays The Ritz maintains the glamour and sophisticated standards of the past, offering to the clients great moments, great shows and great food.
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