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Restaurante a Poita

Estrada Dos Lombos-Madalena Do Mar | Ponta Do Sol, Calheta, Madeira 9360-421, Portugal
+351 291 972 871
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
“stew” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Portuguese, Mediterranean
Estrada Dos Lombos-Madalena Do Mar | Ponta Do Sol, Calheta, Madeira 9360-421, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeus fish (we tried two different), plastic equipment, hearty waitress, though you may need phrasebook to comunicate. Price moderate but not very cheap.

Thank otellolacarra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The prawns and fish were both excellent here (as you might expect in Madeira) but make sure you are hungry if you go for the fish stew. They certainly don't scrimp when it comes to the fish - excellent value.

Thank Andy M
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

We knew where we went - having best fish in Madeira - and we got what we wanted - the best fish stew in the island. Don't think about fine rooms or glamour in the atmosphere, no, it is not that style place. Just think...More

Thank PoweredBy K
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Have visited on a few occasions. Today's visit was typical - friendly staff, excellent fish dishes, competitive prices and good service. If you are looking for a good local restaurant with quality this is definitely worth a visit - not the most stylish place in...More

Thank angusmmacleod
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Is not a fancy reataurant but a cozy family reataurant with delicious fish stew and tasty white house wine.Definetely must visit!

Thank LaviniaMhl
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

That's my favourite Restaurant to enjoy a magic suberb fresh fish. Don't expect a a glamour a fine restaurant is a family business where you have cheerful and fun staff plus the price and the amount of food is TOP. I really recommend this restaurant...More

Thank Ricardo C
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Even though the location is not perfect the service makes up for it. Antrés of lapas ("mussels") and grilled small fish were amazing but a mixed fish plate was not as satisfactory. The fish was a bit burned - smokey and dry. The house wine...More

Thank Domen L
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place if you want to eat tipical food, it was very tasty and the staff very friendly. Este es un buen lugar si quieres comer comida típica, es muy sabrosa y el personal muy amable.

Thank Genesis D
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We had the fish stew for 2, which can not be found in every restaurant , it reminds me the taste of grandma, to experience real local Portuguese food here is the best!

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 17 March 2017

It turned to be our favourite restaurant in the island. A real madeiran family restaurant with fresh fish deliciously prepared like all the other food they offer - don't miss the milho frito out! The wine is good and the price is fantastic especially for...More

Thank zoldkata
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada Dos Lombos-Madalena Do Mar | Ponta Do Sol, Calheta, Madeira 9360-421, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Calheta
  • Phone Number: +351 291 972 871
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