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The Old Pharmacy

Rua Doutor Joao Augusto Teixeira 23, Ponta Do Sol, Madeira 9360-215, Portugal
+351 927 793 866
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (40 reviews)
“cheese board” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Doutor Joao Augusto Teixeira 23, Ponta Do Sol, Madeira 9360-215, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Fado evening some Sundays - excellent evening. Great Menu and delicious food. Mainly locals (which is fabulous) lovely friendly atmosphere. Staff really attentive. Made chocolate gluten free brownies for me when I returned the next day - thank you (so very kind & caring). Excellent...More

Thank FoodieNix
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Nice for a beer (and a sangria for the other half) sat in the shade in the very pleasant lane with seating and tables outside.

Thank BrianR3411
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We had lunch here several times as we were staying in ponta do sol good value smorgers style food boards beautifully presented friendly staff and good value classy souvenirs had a great evening of fado in garden at the back and although I couldn’t understand...More

Thank denise548
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

On a road trip along south west of island we opted for lunch in the lovely little seaside village of Ponta do Sol. There is a good sized car park as you come in and you can also park in the tunnel by the sea....More

Thank RichardBlakey
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Great little cafe hidden in a little pedestrian side street off the beachfront. You can park the car in the actual old tunnel! The poncho cocktail is very good, with the tapas of the day variety. Brownie for dessert with ice cream and a glass...More

Thank EKM73
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I have been here a few times. It’s a lovely spot. Bit different to the usual tourist fare. Coffee and cake was excellent. Nice gift and wine shop also.

Thank wardenhodges
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Very cute little town by the water. We saw a more people at night than any other little village in the area. We got recommended to this place by a local person. It was a great choice. Nice little street to seat outdoors and enjoy...More

Thank ferreview
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Good food in a relaxing environment. Its is clear the staff are passionate to share their local cusine and take pride in the food they serve.

Thank samcX2551OP
Reviewed 8 July 2018

we eat the tapas!!! and get some starters from the house. the food was very good and the staff very friendly

Thank Rita Q
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Had nice tapas whilst watching the world cup, very nice and helpful waiters who prepared a vegetarian option for me !

Thank jahughes171
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
9:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Joao Augusto Teixeira 23, Ponta Do Sol, Madeira 9360-215, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Ponta Do Sol
  • Phone Number: +351 927 793 866
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The Old Pharmacy,a place were you can find the best of portuguese art and taste. We can find portuguese souvenirs, teas, wines and tapas of the highest quality.
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