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Tasquinha do Pescador


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cannot avoid starting with "Bolo do caco" = garlic buttered bread and we then had three different main dish that all looked and tasted really great. Most certainly the best meal that we had on the island. This place might not be cosy nor trendy...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Steph_FR-BE
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Best meal we had in Portugal! The place has a cosy neighbourhood feeling to it. The service was quick and attentive. The food was fresh and delicious. We started with fish soup and garlic buttered bread, then we had two types of fish from 'catch...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank alexfatty
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Although seeing the pictures in the menu made me doubt (it seems cheap to me) I was very much pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food, service and hospitality. We had shrimps with garlic, small local fish and octopus (in the picture) with delicious...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank andrejcc
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a no frills seafood eatery, to call it a restaurant is a bit much. Menus have pictures and numbers and prices are very reasonable. We had limpets, mussels and small mackerels. Served hot on a skillet in plenty of garlic oil/butter. Served with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hendrikus W
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This little restaurant was the best choise in our two weeks trip to Madeira.If you really want to try the the freshest and most delicious limpets on the islands,than mussels,octopus with potatoes,espada frita,and finally,one local but brilliant dish,Ventrexa de atum(Tuna belly),this is the best place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank bvagr0s
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We chose the restaurant based on Tripadvisor recommendation - our experience does not qualify for the high ranking. The fish was fresh, the octopus was in lots of onions, the scabbard fish filet oily. The waiter misunderstood one dish and only shorly apologized, and we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ani9701
Reviewed September 10, 2018

This place has great food! The seafood is fresh and delicious. The service is great and the prices are reasonable. A must try!

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank AshleyRod1987
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Very good value for price. With a few enhancements food would be excellent. Service is amazing already now. Nice atmospere. Locals coming as well.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank U4072AZmartinas
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We have visited the Tasquinha for a light luch following a TripAdvisor reccomendation. It was a very pleasant surprise ! Fast service, nice personnel, extremelly fresh and tasty food. We have tries the “chicharros fritos”, “bolo do caco” and “picado”. All excellent. Fresh and well...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Pedro A
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Most restaurants were pretty full today, but as this is more for locals and not on the main road we found a spot. Great seafood for a low wonderful price. Even though the personal was very busy, they made time to explain.

Date of visit: May 2018
3  Thank marcs120570
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