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Travessa Pimenta 15-17, Funchal, Madeira 9060-235, Portugal
+351 966 347 753
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“francesinha” (7 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Travessa Pimenta 15-17, Funchal, Madeira 9060-235, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant! Delicious food, very friendly staff, plus this restaurant is located on a very calm and nice street, which makes it perfect for eating outside! It also has a large and nice room inside.

Thank Evgeniya K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food and the waiter was so nice to us.Deserts was like 4 stars but the lunch, I give 5!Theres also a realy good selection of food.

Thank FinPawel T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have returned to this place several times. Initially last summer (2016) when the owner showed us his plans for extension. It lies a few paces from the main "drag" of restaurants and is far better for that. No people pushing past and you avoid...More

Thank jac4d
Reviewed July 16, 2017

The restaurant is located in the old part of Funchal, an attractive area. There is seating both inside and on the street. The service is friendly and attentive and we quite enjoyed the atmosphere created by this. The food is OK but I would not...More

Thank twovass
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Can't speak highly enough of this restaurant. Found using trip advisor and booked using the fork app.. Food and service were exemplary.. modern and stylish. Excellent value. Cannot recommend highly enough.

Thank Andy P
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Came across this place in a side street in the old town. The food was excellent the tropical scabbard fish a must try. Good portions and value for money.

Thank Mokeythecat
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

This place is a few steps aside a crowded touristic street where all the restaurants are fighting for a catch. Decent Portuguese food in general, nicely served and their speciality Francezinha stands up to the benchmark of Porto ones. Choose your wine carefully, they have...More

Thank Marek M
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Quite a few restaurant reviews mention welcoming hosts (most likely because they need to be with so much choice) but we felt that the owner of this restaurant and his staff were genuinely pleasant, without being overbearing. Located in a little side street, off of...More

1  Thank woodsy_l
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We chanced upon this little gem of a restaurant just up a side street off the Rua da Santa Maria. Service, food and staff were all excellent and the prices reasonable. We ate there for 4 of the 7 nights we stayed in Funchal. This...More

Thank elizabeth091147
Reviewed June 23, 2017

If you are looking for a restaurant with tasty food, this is the place. The service is fast and everyone very nice. You must try "peixe espada tropical" or if you prefer meat a typical "espetada regional". For 2 persons the medium price is 45...More

Thank Pedro B
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April 19, 2017|
Response from NoitEscura | Property representative |
Hi there! I can give you some hints. For starters we have the garlic bread, Tapas with cheese and herbs or tomato and smoked ham, limpets, octopus, prawns with garlic, mozzarella, melon with smoked ham. For soups we have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Travessa Pimenta 15-17, Funchal, Madeira 9060-235, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 966 347 753
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