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Solar da Ajuda

Rua Casa Branca 102, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
+351 291 762 318
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (46 reviews)
“steak” (374 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Rua Casa Branca 102, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 811 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Were at the restaurant 21 August 2017 I only has nice thinks to say, nice menu includes steak on stone good quality and a cosy atmosphere, very nice and charming staff. Reasonable prices.

Thank jan h
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have eaten here several times and will keep coming back for more! The staff are lovely and the food is simply delicious with a good variety of dishes. My favourite is the espada fish topped with garlic prawns. My husband loves the sizzling fajitas....More

Thank themacs022017
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food and the service is marvellous. That's why we have returned here every year since 2004 countless times. This year both for our 20th wedding anniversary and my husband's birthday. Can warmly recommend to all friends of good food and friendly service.

Thank Tarja S
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great, staff very nice and polite, service was fast and didn't have to wait for food for long. Everything was just perfect. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone.

Thank Katrina K
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is definitely a must for anybody visiting Funchal. The service is excellent! The food is excellent!! Overall this was one of the best meals I've had during my stay in Funchal... 10/10....

Thank J M
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting Madeira for quite a few years, just returned to Uk. Have had the Steak on a Stone 3 times in the last 2 weeks (Aug 2017). Large Sirloin steak (joint) without a starter would give just enough room for desert. Staff...More

Thank J9004
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another restaurant visited purely on the basis of the reviews on Trip Advisor, and once again we were not disappointed, although there are better! The outside of this restaurant does not look 'inviting', but inside is great, and you just need to get past the...More

Thank Locksbottom
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend by a friend and delighted to find it. Not so appealing from the street but the best places usually aren't! Extremely friendly staff who quickly rearranged the tables to accommodate us. All 7 of us had the fillet steak on the stone which was...More

Thank Ness B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always make a point of visiting this restaurant as it was recommended by a member of staff at our hotel Melia Mare. It doesn't look particularly impressive from the outside and as far as I know there is no outside seating however the food...More

Thank mattwilton30
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by a family member who visits at least once during their annual trip to Madeira. We were not disappointed by the experience. The restaurant does not look like much from the outside but it is very clean and comfortable inside,...More

1  Thank LFerg1
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comment, we really appreciate and thank you... hoping to see you again. Best regards. Solar Da Ajuda !

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Boxer7199
16 August 2015|
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Response from Christopher L | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. Though most people are smart casual dress. I went in shorts and a shirt. The atmosphere is very relaxed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Casa Branca 102, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 762 318
  • E-mail
Description
In Solar da Ajuda you will find the perfect harmony between our delicious food and a luxurious environment. Here everything was thought to please our guests. We are sure that you will feel very comfortable here with us. We pride ourselves to have an experienced and well trained team that will grant you the best of services. Visiting us is to take on the adventure of having new delicious flavours in your month, try our incomparable Steak on Stone or our delicious Mexican Fajitas. If that does not seduce you we have a incredible range of international and Regional Cousine.
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