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Marisqueira Tropicana

) #49 of 574 Restaurants in Funchal $$ - $$$ European, , Portuguese
Rua Dom Carlos I, 43, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
+351 291 222 743
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (23 reviews)
“fresh fish” (14 reviews)
“sardines” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Grill, Portuguese, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Rua Dom Carlos I, 43, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 211 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had Coffee but great place to watch the Cable car.has great choice of fish for meals. Staff very friendly

Thank Marion S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I must confess that I'm a sucker for a good plate of kalamari when the sun is shining and you're by the sea. And with a cold pint of lager in your hand! I know from past experience that the Portuguese don't tend to cook...More

Thank Anders W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our dinner at Tropicana in the old town of Funchal with fresh seafood and friendly staff in an alfresco setting. The limpets and prawns excellent and so was the grilled local fish. Will be back tomorrow for the seafood rice I saw the table...More

3  Thank AdventureWalker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice and fresh fish, but the waiter seems to be in a hurry and pushes for the most expensive dish.

Thank pwmc17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

delicious seafood, different options and fresh seafood! They also serve meat if you don't like seafood, service was excellent. Staff was friendly!

Thank ArthithR
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing fresh fish of MADEIRA ISLAND !!! Very very good 🥇 in FUNCHAL Marisqueira Tropicana... near the Port and Rua de Santa Maria...

Thank Fabiano G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Excellent service and the only restaurant we found in Funchal which went the extra mile and included Pork Fish & Castanettas on the menu. You normally have to travel out of town to Canical on the North East of Madeira to try Castanettas but a...More

Thank Corporalcarrot
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Really nice food that was well priced, took a little longer than expected to arrive but the place was rammed so not a big surprise. Service was good, especially Leonardo who was very attentive and friendly. All in all a good meal out in a...More

Thank JRal8
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience, we value our regional ingredients and love to share it with our customers all perfectly cooked. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a very pleasant meal in this restaurant on a beautiful evening in June. I had the signature dish of chicken Tropicana which I thoroughly enjoyed and my wife had sea bass. We washed it down with a white wine from Douro.

Thank Arthur G
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for your time for writing about your experience. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon and try other suggestions from our local ingredients.

Reviewed 25 June 2017

Big let down from 2 years ago. Very pushy. Staff seem under lots of pressure. Had Cataplana, not impressed. Disappointed to say the least. Not be going back.

Thank Val W
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you for your time for writing about your experience. We would like to inform that we are doing much better now. Hope you can visit us again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts American Express, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Carlos I, 43, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 222 743
Description
Located in the hearth of Funchal old town, is recognized by the freshness of the fish and seafood beautifully made and for its friendly service.
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