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Bar Joao do Cabeco

Cabeco da Ponta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
+351 291 982 137
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (5 reviews)
“french fries” (3 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Cabeco da Ponta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

As the title says, only typical food of excelent quality, try the "prego" the regional steak sandwich or the"picado" chopped meat in squares with French fries in a creamy sauce of mushrooms and garlic, or the always appreciated filete de espada. "black sword fish filet"....More

Thank Miguel S
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

A nice restaurant next to the Hotel Vila Baleira. Efficient and quick service, and home made food featuring octopus and the famous "chopped" meat. In the usual sunny days has an esplanade. Fundamental to go on a visit to Porto Santo

Thank RMRato
Reviewed 28 March 2018

We used this place a number of times as it was on the doorstep of our hotel. The food is fairly simple but really good and at a fair price. The staff were helpfull and friendly but sometimes they tended to forget that you were...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice Picados and pregos, some traditional/snack food in his best. Good atmosphere and very friendly staff.

Thank Bruno C
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Our favourite in Porto Santos. Well priced and good food. Also very close to hotel if you get bored of the all inclusive buffet... Wonderful staff and owners. Flexible and great service. Favourite place also for local people. A must to visit!

Thank jaguarlars
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We went for a quick dinner. But the food was mediocre and boring. We had far better food elsewhere at the same price - with free pick up service. But the staff was very friendly and it was an easy walk from Hotel Vila Baleira.

Thank Per N
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We just had lunch there. The restaurant is nice, even though located on the street, it's very chalming. The service is friendly, food is great. High quality but cheap anyway, perfect.

Thank Sven V
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A good little corner for a quick meal. Some tables outside but the space is not very big. We recommend the "Picadinho"

Thank MFranciscaLino
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Although not in town, this is a very popular place. Classic island food, great choice of wines, and excellent staff. Again we visited several times, and reckon it is one of the best watering holes on the island.

Thank weedavie2015
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We loved this restaurant. The ambiance is rustic and super neat, the service was fast though the restaurant was almost full and the food was really good. You simply must try the tradicional "bolo do caco" and the "picado"

Thank LeneLume
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cabeco da Ponta, Porto Santo Island, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Porto Santo Island
  • Phone Number: +351 291 982 137
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