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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 good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (39 reviews)
“cheese board” (6 reviews)
“madeira wine” (4 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 2 days ago 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 4 days ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 Sam C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank jahughes171
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there pretty excited as the place was recommended by our travel book. The location and the terrasse are nice but we were disappointed : the service was completely overwhelmed and we waited a while. The concept of the bar is cool: a great...More

Thank Chloye
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped at the Old Pharmacy when returning from Levada walk and we hoped for some fresh and tasty snacks, and the place did not disappoint. We chose 9 piece tapas board, which included bread with different toppings - from mozzarella and tomato, to prosciutto,...More

Thank Nina K
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

The Old Pharmacy looks as a small shop at the first look, but when you look closely it has outdoor terrace and a comfortable inside space where you can enjoy your tea or coffee. They have an astonishing tasteful à la carte carte, small but...More

Thank Rosa M
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We visited the place after a tiring hike. The prepared very delicious toasts and tapas for us and on our request they made everything vegetarian. Furthermore we had one of the best freshly pressed orange juices on Madeira. However the coffee was a little disappointing....More

Thank JV_Travelling
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Great spot for whatever you want whenever you want it, cheerfully provides by their staff. At the end of our 23km levada walk it gave us a beer, snacks, then a bottle of excellent wine and tapas. We stayed for a couple of hours looking...More

Thank Creativejourneymen
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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, Bar Scene, Kids, 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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