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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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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“parrot fish” (5 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Road ER101 | Calhau - São Vicente 9240-018, Sao Vicente, Madeira 9240-221, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Read the reviews and decided to visit. So glad we did! Limpets, octopus and sea bream, beautifully cooked and presented with accompaniments (7 different vegetables) to the sight and sound of the Atlantic. Excellent price - great value. Very helpful and attentive waitress. Thank you!

Thank SandLHighlands
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate here after visit to volcanic caves, large portions and very tasty food. Don’t order too many side dishes, you’ll not eat it all .good value, Well worth calling in.

Thank jacquelinedougray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had espada (black scabbard fish) and espetada (skewered beef), both of which were good. Large portions that come with chips, potatoes, rice, salad and vegetables. The restaurant is frequented by tourists and locals, which is always a good sign.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very good food. Fresh fish. Very nice service. Espada with bananas - great. Dourada - very tasteful. We were really satisfied with the visit.

Thank Martyna S
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The service is great, specially from the lady Diana who is very nice and a good professional. The food is good and affordable. I had a "picado" which was very pleasant (a 1/2 Kg will probably be more than enough for 2 people). I totally...More

1  Thank Henry M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant can be found in a very nice place with an amazing panorama. We ordered food for 2 personnes but it would have been enough for 3 as well. The staff is nice and the prices are surprisingly cheap.

Thank Szabo E
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I can only agree with other reviewers. We had dinner several times here. The food was always delicious, especially grilled espada (or any other fish) and beef espetada. The staff was great, always helpful, and recommending good wine. The only (minor) disadvantage is the location,...More

Thank EduardPetrovsky
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Our B&B-hosts recommended this restaurant and right were they! The service is correct and fast (and sometimes very entertaining and funny), the view on the ocean is splendid, and the food is plentiful and simply delicious: we had espetada and tuna steak and despite the...More

Thank Marc_Pollet
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Don't be discouraged by the looks of the restaurant and its location. The food is really excellent as well as the service - professional and helpful (at least the young man we had the chance to be our waiter).

Thank Marijana P
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant several times as it had been recommended by our Airbnb host. It is a great spot to have a delicious dinner. The portions are very big and the fish dishes are extremely fresh. The dishes are also accompanied with vegetables,...More

Thank Lovetotraveltimes
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View
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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