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Restaurante Recantos

Rua Jose Anchieta 19 | Junto a Laasp - Liga Africana, Luanda, Angola
+244 921 032 101
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
“skewers” (5 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Jose Anchieta 19 | Junto a Laasp - Liga Africana, Luanda, Angola
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Also known known as "Madeirense", this is a very peculiar restaurant in Luanda. Not fancy, to say the least, but great meat skewers and caipirinha. Usually very busy, ideal to make a reservation beforehand.

Thank Eduardo A
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

went there for lunch and was a nice and pleasure surprise. With a good wine and really good dish. ordered a sword fish fish. Amazingly good and well done, seasoned with passion fruit sauce! desert also was really nice. really good cost value.

Thank rodrigo r
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Meat is still excellent service is fast booking recommended and try the choco Frito and the prego no bolo do caco a wonderful steak sandwich with cheese ...

Thank Itguy_792
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

First time at Recantos, Some local friends brought me at this restaurant. Very characteristic, good food and genuine. We arrived quite early and there was plenty of place, but after eight it got superbusy. People queuing outside. I have enjoyed every course. Sweets are good...More

Thank Massimo B
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

This was my third visit within a week - guess why? Fish and meet dishes as well as the tomato soup are great and I love the entertaining atmosphere! Will be back soon for sure!

Thank michael_hamp
Reviewed August 12, 2016

This place is not easy to find even though it is one of the oldest restaurants in Lousada Village. Restaurante Recantos is a typical restaurant with traditional Portuguese cuisine. Our server recommended the mixed Barbecue, the Codfish Harmony and Octopus Lagareiro. The dishes were delicious....More

Thank MrWarrenM
Reviewed July 1, 2016

The food is really excellent, typically of Madeira island. Suggestion is to go in small group (max 4-5 people) to avoid issue with the bill. It happen to us, a group of more than 15 people to receive a bill with excess of items to...More

Thank Lunda_friend_group
Reviewed February 9, 2016

This restaurant is not easy to find! You need to go down a driveway and around a corner before you can hear the music and happy conversations and see the lights from this Madeiran restaurant tucked in a side street. You can sit outside or...More

Thank Angela B
Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Down a dark rutted track off Afican League Avenue, past a pile of rotting garbage within a complex of buildings lies this charming little restaurant. The decor is so Madeiran and cute you feel transported. I love the robust honest simplicity of Madeiran Cuisine and...More

1  Thank T0xicTim
Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

The best service in Luanda, Nice place unknowing by foreigners (except Portugueses). Price reasonable.

2  Thank Jérémie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Jose Anchieta 19 | Junto a Laasp - Liga Africana, Luanda, Angola
  • Location: Africa  >  Angola  >  Luanda Province  >  Luanda
  • Phone Number: +244 921 032 101
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