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Restaurante Fados

Rua Encosta dos Magos No. 20 | 9125-216 Canico de Baixo, Funchal, Canico, Madeira 9125-216, Portugal
+351 291 935 411
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cassata” (2 reviews)
“crepes” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (2 reviews)
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European, Portuguese, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Rua Encosta dos Magos No. 20 | 9125-216 Canico de Baixo, Funchal, Canico, Madeira 9125-216, Portugal
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11 - 20 of 27 reviews

Reviewed February 18, 2016

Excellent meal, The Singers and Musicians THE BEST they are Friendly the music is Really the Real Thing The Hostess Susana is a plus , The best place if you want to hear a good Fado Music, The only thing they should be careful about...More

1  Thank Celio L
Reviewed February 8, 2016

It was such a pity that no one else was eating here when we went. It should be full all the time. It is a good place to eat! The people are very welcoming tho' have little English. Smiles and hand signals go along way!...More

Thank Margaret1917
Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Nice restaurant in residential area. Good menu choice and food good. Pasta a little over cooked. Bolognese sauce lacked flavour. The mussels were a good starter and tuna for main. House wine cheap but good. Main disappointment was the slow service. Took over 1 hr...More

Thank Helen F
Reviewed October 3, 2015

We went here on a quiet evening but were so glad we did! Service was excellent and the food was fantastic. I had the espada with banana and passion fruit sauce - it was delicious!!!! We walked up a fairly steep little hill from our...More

Thank coletteweston17
Reviewed September 15, 2015

bit of a walk up hill from hotel but well worth it, good food friendly staff. good choice of food and wine not to expensive

Thank snapper100
Reviewed August 13, 2015

We've read about Fados on TripAdvisor and decided to check it out. Granted: the restaurant interior isn't very appealing, which is probably why there weren't a lot of other guests. However: do not let this mislead you. I ate the best octopus in this restaurant...More

Thank Ilse1989
Reviewed July 23, 2015

nothing bad to say about this place , food . drink , service was all good , and not to forget you get a free lift to and from this place ,,very nice people ,,

1  Thank Tony K
Reviewed October 14, 2014

We come to canico every year, and every year we wander up the hill to this restaurant and wander back down again as it is always empty. This time we went on a Friday night and thought there may be a few more people in...More

2  Thank christine2008
Reviewed September 24, 2014

Loved the way the meat was served. Be prepared for a huge portion though. I was stuffed when we left, but the food was gorgeous

1  Thank ukkiehooli
Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Lovely dinner, place to be with nice view at seaside. We start with nice olives and garlicbread. Main menu we have had chicken piri piri, wonderful taste ! Looking forward to our lunch !

1  Thank Paula v
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How do I book a table?
November 9, 2016|
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Response from charlotte056 | Reviewed this property |
Just call from the hotel. Actually it's never packed. Taxis are cheap anyway so catch one there, get them to wait incase you can't get in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Encosta dos Magos No. 20 | 9125-216 Canico de Baixo, Funchal, Canico, Madeira 9125-216, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Canico
  • Phone Number: +351 291 935 411
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