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US$33 - US$41
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 12 March 2020

We visited here on the earthquake evening,and whilst not expecting that,we had a fabulous evening meal,to celebrate my lady’s birthday, this restaurant does not disappoint,starter of mousse and a chateaubriand cooked to perfection followed by a banana flambé,a superb evening in a charming location overlooking...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 29 February 2020

Have been before on many occasions on previous visits. Couldn't miss out this time and our couple of visits didn't disappoint. Fabulous food, exquisitely cooked and absolutely delicious. Excellent service as before. What a lovely and memorable evening. Thanks to all.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 5 March 2020

Tried by chance as next door to hotel...one of the best meals we ate in Funchal. Good food, esp. lamb, and nice touches of aperitif & pastel to finish. Prices reasonable for the quality and very nice service

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 27 February 2020

With wonderful friendly service and fabulous cooking Dona Amelia goes from strength to strength...and the puddings are just divine.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 26 February 2020 via mobile

I was meeting friends but unsure where they wanted to go, so we were very lucky to get a table at this restaurant which is very popular with the hotel guests. They were charming and we ate well, for a very reasonable price, in lovely...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 22 February 2020

We had dinner here and it was wonderful. Food was very good. Service was a bit old school, but friendly and helpful. I had the scallops, which were done perfectly. They came with a very tasty, hand made pasta. My husband had the Medeira beef...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 20 February 2020 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant From the moment we walked in until we left the service was fantastic, informative, welcoming, efficient The food was beautiful, wonderful flavours Good variety on the menu Good selection of wines including excellent local wine

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 16 February 2020

The service is fantastic at Dona Amelia. The staff are super friendly and helpful. I really enjoyed my kebab of beef Maderia style - a great price for the quality of meat. The restaurant was busy but we still received our food and service in...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 14 February 2020

Normally brilliant but not on Friday night when the restaurant is busy. Nearly one hour between starter and main course. When the food came it was disgusting. Obviously the fish cooked for ages before being served. The usually jolly and friendly staff became less accommodating...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 13 February 2020 via mobile

Once again these guys do not disappoint - dined tonite with my wife and a faultless food presentation accompanied by delicious wines, Madeira to accompany dessert and all for 75 euros. This restaurant does not get much passing trade so it’s worth seeking it out...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Hi. Sorry I didn't answer you sooner - I've only just seen your post. The other answers have give hopefully answered you and I hope you had a pleasant trip and an enjoyable meal. I stay at the Pestana Casino and it is only... More
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Dona Amelia Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4