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Bar Joao do Cabeco

Cabeco da Ponta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
+351 291 982 137
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“beef” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Cabeco da Ponta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We just had lunch today at this restaurant we were surprised as it was busy but the service was rapid! Good point! The prices are not high and the food is quite good ! For 23 € we took one grilled cheese toast, one tuna...More

Thank siham z
Reviewed 4 days ago

After a day out in Porto Santo and before returning to Funchal, there is a good option to eat a snack / dinner. The caco cake with pork or beef steak, a "Brisa" or a beer and a plate with French fries. It is a...More

Thank Catarina R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here three times during our week in Porto Santo. We originally came because we heard they had the best lapas on the island. Absolutely true, and the caldo verde was also very tasty. We tried the lapas in two different restaurants on the...More

Thank sandsnow
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

A very popular restaurant with locals and tourists alike. Had the sizzling sausage starter - you 'cook' it yourself in a mini pig at the table ! Followed by a beef, mushroom and onion dish, surrounded by fries, both were tasty and well cooked. We...More

Thank ljnew
Reviewed June 20, 2017

We went two times for dinner. Amazing atmosphere, both inside and outside the restaurant. Food was amazing, Bolo do caco was so so good! Picadinho is also very good. Nice prices. Staff very helpful. We didn't wait long for our dishes. We will come back!

Thank Filipa S
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

This small bar on the south side of Porto Santo was recommended to us by João our diving instructor for Rhea Dive. His recommendation didn't disappoint!! Fantastic fool enjoyed in a wonderful, chilled holiday atmosphere. From the flaming sausage starter to perfectly grilled octopus and...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

As you approach, you are greeted by the lovely smell of freshly prepared garlic bread, made with the lokal bola de caco. They serve decent local food in large portions at an affordable price, and the wine list comprises the best wines of Portugal. They...More

Thank Lene Torp Å
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Lunchtime on a breezy February, and I guess there are 30 people in here. We sat outside on the patio area, which overlooks the road, but gets sunshine all day. Food coming out looked good and plentiful. May go back and have some food there...More

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed December 20, 2016

I'm vegetarian. Chief cook made special grilled salads for me. Excellent! Good smell, warm interior, cheerful atmosphere. Highly recommend.

Thank R3d2
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Relaxed but efficient service, good food and a nice environment with music especially in the evening. Been there more than once and was great every single time.

Thank Valter P
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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, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cabeco da Ponta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Porto Santo Island
  • Phone Number: +351 291 982 137
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