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Restaurante Caravela

Road ER101 | Calhau - São Vicente 9240-018, Sao Vicente, Madeira 9240-221, Portugal
+351 291 842 814
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (18 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Road ER101 | Calhau - São Vicente 9240-018, Sao Vicente, Madeira 9240-221, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for dinner. It’s a no frills type of place right on the shore front of St. Vincent. The staff are really great. The seafood and veggies were of great quality and the fries and rice were also good. My...More

Thank RAR1126
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Catch of the day was recommended and was excellent. We came back to this place a second time during our trip in Madeira. The limpets were excellent, so were the parrot fish and the black scabbard with banana. Make sure you are hungry when you...More

Thank RudyV195
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crowded place, nice Bolo do Caco, meat quality was good (we asked fornthe Espetada Regional and for a grilled Sirloin Steak), without being exceptional.

Thank Nuno C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered grilled fish of the day, steamed vegetables and salad. Everything was very good prepaired. I would visit this place again. The best meal in Madeira till now. Delicious and not expencive.

Thank MaPo6776
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a taxi trip the day before we stopped at this place and our driver recommended it to us. What a great tip! There seem to be various seafood of the day dishes which aren't on the main menu, but which the waiter will tell...More

Thank therunners055
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Ordered an omelette and tuna, both came with two side dishes and the portions were huge. The food was very tasty and service excellent! Recommend!

Thank Sunna K
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Our driver had been suggesting all week that we should try limpets....I must admit we were not really liking that idea.....however having seen them served in practically every restaurant we had been in we decided to give them a go. Our driver took us to...More

Thank Dee G
Reviewed 20 January 2018

We stopped here after our visit to the nearby grotto and after checking on tripadvisor which was the best restaurant for our lunch. So, so glad we chose this! We sat outside on a cloudy and chilly day and after being asked whether we wanted...More

Thank ruthiegee
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Coming back from the Grutas de Sao Vicente, stopped for lunch at this restaurant. We found a fantastic and tasteful food for good value of money...the service is also very good, friendly and fast. This restaurant it's a must if in the area and the...More

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The best grilled fish of 2017! We had “Peixe porco” and it was out of this world. If you stop by São Vicente, make sure you eat at this restaurant!

Thank SimonyPortugal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road ER101 | Calhau - São Vicente 9240-018, Sao Vicente, Madeira 9240-221, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Sao Vicente
  • Phone Number: +351 291 842 814
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