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Casa de Cha O Fio

Caminho Lombadinha de Baixo, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-232, Portugal
+351 291 882 525
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (18 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Caminho Lombadinha de Baixo, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-232, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came last minute after sunset and were still served by a friendly and welcoming staff. They speak at least four languages. The food was excellent, and the chocolate cake was amazing! Fantastic view onto the ocean and sunset. Don’t go too late as they...More

Thank Ivo T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice warm chocolate cake and nice people... Little garden and awesome view! Open until 9PM and serves meals.

Thank Newintown2
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

It is just a couple of minutes by car from the Farol. There is a viewing point right in front. You can see the coastline. The setting is amazing. They also have a parking lot in front. The restaurant itself is old looking, but clearly...More

Thank CatM593
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

The place is situated in idyllic setting. The views outstanding. We decided on a lunchtime snack. Whilst waiting to order we could hear some argument going on between the staff. We ordered sandwiches and drinks. Promptly the drinks were brought. Whilst waiting for the food...More

Thank GaryTauchoAdeje
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Situated in one of the most stunning locations this friendly eatery is a gem. Fantastically tasty good and wonderfully helpful staff . Visit this place , they deserve to be supported and you deserve the experience and the remarkable view. Try a sunset visit you...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Called here after a walk and really enjoyed the traditional bread soup followed by espadrilles with banana. Good service, friendly helpful staff and great location

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Home made soup with bread, egg and herbs- well...that was so hot that I could taste nothing else but my wife liked it (the soup, that is). Fish in wine and garlic was rather like in vinegar- no taste of wine but plenty of vinegar....More

Thank skihol14
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our way back from a walk. The views are delightful, the staff are friendly and the chocolate cake is delicious! We sat out on the terrace and enjoyed the stunning views. A good place to call in following walk #57 in...More

Thank 515Kate515
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This very pleasant, clean and smart cafe / restaurant is close to the lighthouse and well signposted from the (main) road. The staff are friendly and efficient and the food is very good, in terms of both quantity and quality. We had the toasted chicken...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The staff are so welcoming at this charming place which is so much more than a tea house. We had toasted sandwiches, the fresh herb tea which was delicious and a piece of the marble cake which was moist and tasty. They also offer main...More

Thank Artyonetwo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caminho Lombadinha de Baixo, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-232, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Calheta  >  Ponta do Pargo
  • Phone Number: +351 291 882 525
Tea House with amazing views over the ocean.
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