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Restaurante Ca Te Espero

Rua Casa Branca 40, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
+351 291 765 096
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (17 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
“orange cake” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Rua Casa Branca 40, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found this little roof top restaurant for lunch. Friendly, helpful staff. Prawn cocktail was excellent. Delicious garlic bread and homemade chips were the best! We will be back for dinner. Live piano music on Wednesday & Friday’s.

Thank KT F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived at the Cliff Bay mid evening in July and we were both ready for something to eat, so ventured around the corner to this tucked away, but handy restaurant that I'd noticed had decent reviews on Tripadvisor. We were welcomed and invited to take...More

2  Thank roadrunner722
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly village restaurant, with appropriate range of foods, nice staff..and reasonably priced. Not something pretending to be fancy..but worth a visit. Ask for a table upstairs, outside if you can, and enjoy the meal. Get the orange cake for dessert!

2  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This place is definitely a hidden gem and well worth going to. The staff are so friendly and helpful and will go the extra mile on the menu to change you choice. We had a home made starter which was the Bolo bread but filled...More

2  Thank Cassie E
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I was in the the area only a week in mid july but it was so good we just had to go twice. Its a lovely setting either inside or out on the two level terrace When it starts to get dark and the lights...More

2  Thank mediterraneanmel
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Initially my husband and I were a bit apprehensive to eat here due to a few recent reviews, but after a long flight and being tired, we were taken there by friends who live in Madeira. Having run many large successful food pubs in the...More

2  Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 13 July 2018

visited this complete excuse of a restaurant with my family it was absolutely terrible. the staff were rude the manager had the manners and charm of an ape. we were served a variety of dishes which were either over or under cooked. the fish was...More

3  Thank greglynx57
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Anyone who knows Madeira knows that one is spoiled for choice when it comes to deciding where to eat. In a lifetime, one could never hope to give patronage to every eatery on the island.....so, the selection process is a constant feature during one's travels....More

1  Thank paul r
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Visited Ca Te Espero for dinner this evening. Lovely home cooked food, served in an elevated terraced location. Staff were friendly and for overall value, this place certainly ticks the box.

1  Thank Thebates22
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my other half had the pleasure of visiting this absolute spunk stain of a restaurant today, we were first greeted by a lovely door host who brought us to our table and offered us a delicious appetiser to the be greeted by the...More

6  Thank JudahLynch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Casa Branca 40, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 765 096
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Ca te Espero is a typical restaurant with a long tradition. It has been known for its quality and for its cosy and homy atmosphere, since 1976.Our food quality is the result of the use of fresh ingredients in the preparation and cooking of our traditional recipes. We point out Bife de Atum com Milho Frito (Tuna fish Steak with fried Maize), Filete de Espada com Banana (Fried Scabbard fish with Banana), Pepper Steak and Pork Fillet Ca te Espero Style.We will be very pleased to welcome you!
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