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Rua Alfandega 135, Funchal, Madeira 9000-059, Portugal
+351 291 241 285
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 18:30 - 22:30
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

"The worst part of the evening for me, was when there were people smoking in the outside area and the smoke came into the restaurant. There are tables set up in the entrance passage way and I guess that guests are able to smoke at their tables (I did not check this out). I think it would be best if... More 

Thank Faircrit
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Myself and my family and boyfriend went here last night for valentines, my mum and dad normally come here every year as they say the food is normally really nice however let night was a bit disappointing! The service in there was rubbish we had to put our own drinks multiple times, considering how good the reviews are it unfortunately... More 

Thank Rebecca P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been here every year for the past 3 years. Valentines was a set menu and not everyone enjoyed it. However I am sure the usual menu is still as good. Bit dissatisfied with the valentines but would still go back!

Thank Monica P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a restaurant that we always go to when we visit Funchal. One of our favourite restaurants in Funchal, the lunch time menu is extremely good value. Staff are friendly and take care of their customers. Highly recommended

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place you will like it. Very good food. Near Funchal, Near the SÉ CATEDRAL (church) in the meadle of Funchal.

Thank Nuno A
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bad night at the office for service. Fortunately the food was superb- duck and filet mignon saved the night from disaster! The side corridor is cold and a forgotten zone: walk out if offered here! No menus until we asked, wine waiter disappeared without trace, heaters taken away - all the fuss is inside, but tables were available which annoyed.... More 

Thank Bob M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends had recommended Armazon to us and we certainly were not disappointed. It is so superb we went twice during our week in Funchal. The dining room has a lovely atmosphere, the tables are well spaced out, and some gentle guitar music created a wonderful background. The staff are very attentive, but not overly so. On both occasions we chose... More 

Thank Tina883
Cupar, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely old building and the meal was very good. We were surprised to find that we enjoyed octopus and would never normally have tried it, that's where a tasting menu comes into its own. We also had the premium wines which came from Madeira - another lovely experience. Service was attentive but not intrusive and they were... More 

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Kent, UK
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45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and waiter were great, but we ate in their upstairs room which lacked atmosphere. Go, particularly if you fancy a change from traditional Madeiran fare, but specifically ask to be seated in the main dining room downstairs.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting this restaurant for four years and it just gets better. The staff are excellent and the food the best we have eaten on the island. The menu has changed this year and is far more interesting and imaginative than many other restaurants.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Alfandega 135, Funchal, Madeira 9000-059, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 241 285

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?