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Penha D'Aguia

Avenida Arriaga 42 | Loja do Cidadao, Funchal, Madeira 9000-064, Portugal
+351 291 212 265
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pastry” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Portuguese
Avenida Arriaga 42 | Loja do Cidadao, Funchal, Madeira 9000-064, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We discovered this beautiful cafe whilst walking around by our hotel. It was very popular with Madeiran families and couples which is always a great sign. The cakes look and taste gorgeous so definitely treat yourself. On another occasion we enjoyed their ice cream which...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to this place several times but only once since renovated. The new decor is modern and light, very pleasant to those who visit. Got a few tables outside as well. Service was lovely and quick, our server was very attentive and helpful. They offer...More

Thank Filipa C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this lovely coffee/patisserie every day, the boys had a bica (coffee) every day with a different pastry. Fab service and a very very busy coffee shop with the locals. The cakes are fab as are the savour pizza rolls and everything else...More

Thank Christa M
Reviewed May 28, 2017

We visited a few times when we got up too late for the hotel breakfast! Reasonable prices for coffee and croissants.

Thank YorkYorkiegirl
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Situated next to the cathedral in Funchal - we visited on a busy Saturday lunch time Sat outside under covered terrace Prompt service The sandwiches are in lovely fresh crusty rolls and the pastries are divine Good choice of hot and cold drinks - very...More

Thank Pauline G
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place where both locals and tourists come together. Serving you good espresso, sandwiches, empanada and cake. Worth going to.

Thank Daniella H
Reviewed May 16, 2017

I'm a sucker for a Pastel de Nata (Portuguese egg tart pastry)... and I've sampled MANY on the island. MY favourite vote goes to Penha D'Aguia.

Thank Johan J
Reviewed April 9, 2017

A guide book said this was the best pastry shop in all of Madeira. As we had been to Cascais and Lisbon and had enjoyed the pastry shops a lot over there, we wanted to repeat the experience. We all had a Pasteis de Nata...More

Thank traveladdict3500
Reviewed March 27, 2017

We went to the Rua Hospital Velho 32 branch every day of our holiday. It was definitely our favourite cafe. The Portuguese tarts and the pastries stacked with cream were amazing! And the home made Poncha delicious. The service and friendliness was great. I loved...More

Thank Purplepixie48
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here twice for tea and cake during recent visit to Madeira. Very reasonable price and best (freshest) pastel de nata (custard tart in flaky pastry) we had the whole week we were away. If you eat outside the pigeons can be a problem, but...More

Thank Travelstar51
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Arriaga 42 | Loja do Cidadao, Funchal, Madeira 9000-064, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 212 265
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Coffee, cakes and light lunches at excellent value. Two coffees and two cakes.
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