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Lareira Portuguesa

Estrada monumental, Travessa Dr Valente N0 7, Funchal, Madeira 9000-101, Portugal
+351 291 762 911
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (35 reviews)
“seafood” (48 reviews)
“garlic bread” (38 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30 Hours
Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Estrada monumental, Travessa Dr Valente N0 7, Funchal, Madeira 9000-101, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

What a fabulous find. Our hotel recommended this restaurant for our first evening out. We only eat fish, and the choices we had were amazing, all freshly caught locally and we could choose which fish we wanted, and how we would like it cooked. As...More

Thank helenlouise52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on t.a.members recommendation, decided on set 3course menu which was excellent choice. Little complimentary fish cakes to start. Tomato soup, with,or without, egg was delicious. Good choice of mains served with three fresh vegetables, and two types of potato. Meal was plentiful so choose...More

2  Thank irenajm
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Think this is our 4th visit to this restaurant. Large selection of fish freshly cooked. Fish croquette comes for free. You get garlic French style bread without asking at €1:50 pp. The meals are very large . We tend to shares main course, for example...More

Thank RichardBlakey
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Chocolate mousse cake to die for, seagood rissoto very healthy and tasty, wine delicious. Waiters friendly.

Thank wesna4
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Great service. Nice place, although you would not guess it from the outside. Portions are big. Probably too big. Prices are good, although I was surprised to find out how much my fish of the day turned out to be. Really excellent food. Strongly advised.

Thank koenr478
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Choice & quality of seafood & wine was excellent with great service. Only complaint would be the size of the portions - the fish platter really is enormous for 2 people - the quality is so good, you feel you can't leave any, but then...More

Thank Cara_A1
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We ate here downstairs where they display the catch of the day. We asked about some small fish - similar to sardines and were recommended them as a starter between us, Then a lovely octopus stew and a zarzuela stew of mixed seafood. All delicious....More

Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Staff were genuinely welcoming and helpful, attentive but not hovering. Liked the complimentary appetiser and then chose the seafood platter. €48 for king prawns, sea bass, red snapper, parrot fish, scabbard, squid, mussels and limpets served with veg, boiled potatoes and fried maize. Enjoyed it...More

Thank Tkej
Reviewed 22 March 2018

we ate her twice, the first time we had a platter for two with prawns and the other time we had grilled fish. It was all excellent along with a good value Portuguese wine

Thank farmergeorge21
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Great fish restaurant. Excellent service. Full of locals. Need I say more? We had the cataplana and we wished we had not ordered a starter. Could not finish the dish though the flavours were superb. Highly recommended

Thank garlic1927
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada monumental, Travessa Dr Valente N0 7, Funchal, Madeira 9000-101, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 762 911
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