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Armazém do Sal

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use or sanitized menus
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Updated 03/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 03/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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A rustic - style property with lots of character and charm thanks to the combination of traditional wood and stone and modern art on display. A contemp...
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The MICHELIN Plate: Good cooking
Simple restaurant
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Contemporary
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 3 January 2021

We found this restaurant on one of our many walks around Funchal. We were shown to our table and drinks orders taken( both the red and white house wines were very good and reasonably priced) and the menu options were explained.My wife chose the steak...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 30 December 2020 via mobile

We tried here at lunchtime. The octopus with chestnuts was very good. However the steak and rice pudding as disappointing. Overall did not make us want to book an evening meal.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 29 December 2020

My girlfriend and I spent a wonderful evening here. We both chose a menu with wine accompaniment.The food was sensational, each course wonderfully coordinated. The evening was made perfect by the exceptionally friendly and competent service of our two waitresses. The restaurant was exactly the...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 24 December 2020 via mobile

This is probably the best hidden gem in Funchal. Awesome environment and ambience, the staff super friendly and helpful...bit the best is the food...and at amazing prices....it is like low cost Michelin star rated restaurant....AWESOME

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 14 December 2020 via mobile

The treatment of the staff was disagreeable , the food was ok but the wine menu for 20€ contained three glasses where the first was from a 2€ wine and the second 7 € per bottle! When I told the waiter that I did not...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 28 November 2020

Nice discover in the center town off Funchal. The menù si well prepared and dishes tasty and refined. Make sure you keep some space for the volcano dessert.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 27 November 2020

We booked dinner for a Saturday night and turned up at the time of our reservation. A couple arrived seconds before us and were shown to their table despite not booking. We were then shown our table after some time. The couple ahead of us...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 10 November 2020

Let us say right away that this is one of the most difficult reviews we have ever written. Why should that be ? Well in a sentence , the food ( apart from the duck.....see reference later) .... was extremely good and very tasty. A...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 7 November 2020

We had high expectations having been recommended to visit. There were no problems on arrival and our drinks were served nicely. The bread is disappointing, white, doughy and could easily be improved. The maitre’ do explained our options and we were happy to select the...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 6 November 2020 via mobile

Respect to others who have written some excellent reviews for Do Sal ..... great environment .... but the rest of our experience was very poor. Arrived for a lunch .... shown to a table .... told off by a very uppity waiter as I was...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Isaura F
21 August 2020|
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Response from Forte_e_ArmazemDoSal | Property representative |
A la carte menu is available at lunch time, however we also have a different menu for lunch.
20 April 2018|
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Response from armazemdosal | Property representative |
Dear TA user All children are welcome at our restaurant. Kind regards
4 September 2017|
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Response from armazemdosal | Property representative |
Dear TA user, We inform you that we have live music every night. Kindest regards, The Management @ Armazém do Sal
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Frequently Asked Questions about Armazém do Sal
    Is Armazém do Sal implementing safety measures as a result of COVID-19?
    Yes, Armazém do Sal is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.
    How is Armazém do Sal rated?
    Armazém do Sal is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5