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Restaurante Riviera

Rua Carreira 54, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
+351 291 231 306
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:30 Hours
Portuguese, European
££ - £££
Rua Carreira 54, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
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Reviewed 13 October 2012

Wide choice of freshly prepared food. Piri piri chicken great. You do get a lot of quality freshly prepared food for your money, you have been warned! They have really good looking puddings but we could not manage one after our huge meal!

1  Thank Bobby-on-tour
Reviewed 4 October 2012

Just returned from Madeira and ate here twice. Recommend the chicken piri piri which was freshly prepared and delicious for only EUR9.50. Wines also excellent value.

1  Thank Corkeration
Reviewed 21 September 2012

Local Restaurant at the back of Municipal Park. Have been here many times before and proprietor knows her regular clients. The food is good and reasonable and many locals eat here. Sometime, reservation is required but often, you can just walk in. Try the rabbit...More

1  Thank A M
Reviewed 9 September 2012

Friendly family run restaurant with ok cooking and friendly service. Good value for money and wine available by the carafe.

1  Thank Kim T
Reviewed 1 July 2012

I was eating here three times in January, 2012. The food was excellent, the owner very kind and helpful. This restaurant is authentic, not touristic. From 18th of July, 2012 I will be next time in Funchal and I am sure that I will eat...More

2  Thank alaryk
Reviewed 15 September 2011

If friendliness and lack of pretension are important criteria, then Restaurante Riviera is already a winner. Add to that huge portions of tasty food, simply cooked and unfussy, and you have a real winner. Three visits in a week gave consistent results. Bingo bongo woof...More

3  Thank TetchyPaul
Reviewed 12 August 2010

Riveira always serves up fresh food at a decent price. It is interesting that many tables are reserved at lunchtime for locals who come to eat here on their lunch break. A real treat for anyone with Maderian ancestry is the milho quinte which is...More

1  Thank korro
Reviewed 27 April 2010

Very good value, especially daily specials, bearing good comparison with local competition on Rua da Carreira. families with children made especially welcome. Large screen TV with sports events may be welcome or a distraction. Only complaint with the food was along with many restaurants in...More

2  Thank mrmozsenior
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Carreira 54, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 231 306
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