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Mar Brando

Rua Imperatriz Dona Amelia 130, Funchal, Madeira 9000-018, Portugal
+351 291 242 516
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lemon sole” (6 reviews)
“fresh fish” (12 reviews)
“garlic bread” (12 reviews)
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9:00 am - 10:30 pm Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Imperatriz Dona Amelia 130, Funchal, Madeira 9000-018, Portugal
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

This restaurant a year ago was on the precipice of the construction site for the new Savoy Hotel, however, now construction work has started again the restaurant is looking less out on a limb; The two patrons are incredibly friendly in a Hollywood themed restaurant...More

Thank maltese632017
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Went to eat at this very good Resturant to find it had closed down .? Seems someone else opening up soon. I think the lads wanted a rest . Hope they enjoy retirement .

Thank mazjohn24
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This is a very good restaurant tucked away close to Royal Savoy and Pestana Carlton food was very good as was the service. Unfortunately the restaurant had no atmosphere but would recommend you try it.

Thank TELBOY45
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Seems tradition is that this is where a group of friends always go for dinner on the first night of their regular holiday to Funchal at this time of year. Given that it's very local to the hotel and not a fussy place...it's nice and...More

Thank 641rogerg
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Plenty to choose from . good staff, good food not the cheapest but not the dearest very near the hotel so good choice .

Thank 7pauline1950
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I first visited in 2003 and have each year on our visits to Madeira supported the two lads who opened it! We have always had a great welcome, good food, and take my guests there at least once on our visits, always a good night...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We have noticed this restaurant the last 4 times we have vacated at Royal Savoy when going to the shop next door. This year we decided to give it a try and we were pleasantly surprised. On first going in we noticed how full it...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Return visit so worth while food was magnificent and the staff are so friendly this restaurant is a not to be missed venue

Thank 647marianu
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My mother and I came to this restaurant twice 16 months ago and were blown away by the freshness and quality of food. On our return to Madeira we were excited to return. Unfortunately third time was NOT a charm! The restaurant was empty on...More

1  Thank DDenman
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Firstly, service was excellent. Pleasant staff, they're only fault was that we asked for chips on plate which never arrived. Menu, awful and unappealing. Food. Worse, everything overcooked, lamb rack overcooked, mixed grill was a half centremetre of chicken breast, a quarter centremetre of 'beef'...More

1  Thank Andy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Imperatriz Dona Amelia 130, Funchal, Madeira 9000-018, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 242 516
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