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O Lagar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$17 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Barbecue, Steakhouse, European, Portuguese
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by a friend, ordered kebabs filet, came quick and was a big portion. They give plenty of salad which was fresh and tasted well seasoned, the chips were also well seasoned and cooked to perfection.Plenty of parking available at this place...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 888lydiav
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

We asked about local food while waiting for our rental car to bere ready. Espetada and O'Lagar were the answers, so I suppose visiting this restaurant is as necessary as Sao Vicente Caves once you are in Madeira :) Well, the location itself is not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cipm2016
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

A very big restaurant! We went with our little boy. Very nice service. The food was delivered quick. The meat (spike without fat) was very tender!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lereve83
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

My regular restaurant when I feel like espetada , visit them with family and friends Sunday never desapoints had a great espetada on the bone very tasty and done as requested. Service good atmosphere was laid back but it was Sunday lunch .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank johndG952ZA
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We were a group of 26 and absolutely everyone enjoyed the great food - copious quantities as well! Good table wines, poncha and Madeira wine.The service was exceptional - everything was done with a smile. The folk dancing was great and several of our party...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank James O
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We went to Lagar to celebrate my sisters 60th birthday. We asked for a table close to the area where they would be dancing traditional Madeira folklore music. They sat us at the front. This place is amazing. It was 5 of us and we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank joeanna928
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a visit almost 10 years apart, and while the meat remained great, wooden grilled, and service nice, don’t expect any traditional dinner. It’s huge (for about 300 people) and very impersonal. Prices for side dishes are way too high, pay attention. And the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This place is loved by locals and visitors alike. It has a small museum which depicts an old Madeira home, evenings with folk dancing and one of the best espetadas on the island.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sfaia
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here with the family looking for traditional Madeira show. It was great, they’ve had a cool 18 people band with dancers, live music played at strange instruments. At the end they took everyone (that accepted:) to a big dance and the atmosphere was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Valentinradul
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

The O Lagar was recommended to us by our host and we are happy to have followed the advice! Huge restaurant but nonetheless one feels comfortable here due to the good service! These guys are professionals and we got great value for our money! Excellent...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Finn_on_the_go
24 September 2018|
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Response from joeanna928 | Reviewed this property |
I was there two weeks ago and the wine pressing was supposed to happen the following week . The dancing I believe is everyday starting around 9pm
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colinf355
28 March 2018|
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Response from johndG952ZA | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure .
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DC2florida
14 February 2016|
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Response from trellig | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but I cannot help. If they DO have dancing I imagine it would be during dinner service. I have only been there for lunch. (If you are talking of traditional Madeira dancing then many hotels have visiting groups... More
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